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  • TRANSATLANTIC TRADE & INVESTMENT PARTNERSHIP petition

    Can we encourage as many as possible to sign and/or organise petitions - and if possible to attend the "Day of Action" at the Carmarthen Guildhall on Saturday 30th August at 10am.

    If the TTIP goes ahead, as is being discreetly negotiated at present, it will make billions for the US global corporations and ruin our society, economy and environment in the process.

     

     

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  • The new Three Towns Food Network, linking Knighton, Presteigne and Kington to increase local food resilience, will be showing at Knighton Agricultural Show on 30 August (next to the tea tent, with Tene Valley Environmental Group and Knighton Tree Allotments Trust. Read more ...  

  • The 2014 Spring Greens Fair

     

    Bigger, better, bursting with good things green, but still intimate and charming...the 2014 Spring Greens Fair is back this weekend, 3/4 May at the wonderful Court of Noke, Staunton on Arrow. Mid Wales Permaculture Network will be there, of course (perennial forest garden plants for sale and adopt-a-plant with free plants for children. This year there will be even more wonderful food, activities, forum discussions, demonstrations, crafts, performace... see it all here:

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  • FARMERS MARKET

    AND TRANSITION PRESTEIGNE SKILLSHARE

     

    SATURDAY 5TH APRIL

    Memorial Hall, Presteigne, 9am -1pm

     

    LOCAL PRODUCE inc fresh organic veg, local cheeses, meats, eggs, smokerie, scrummy bites, homemade Indian foods, apple juice ...

    A SPECIAL stall for April from Whitton WI

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Llanidloes & Area Open-House Day

Inspiring, low energy homes open to the public:

Discover how ten local home owners have transformed their ordinary houses into low energy eco-houses.

Saturday 5th November 2011 - 10am—4pm

LLES Ltd have organised another Open House event with properties showing a range of different technologies, including Air Source Heat Pump, Ground Source Heat Pump, Solar, Wood Fuel Boilers, domestic Wind Turbine, secondary glazing, and a chance to see a barn under conversion showing wall insulation.

The Open Day offers you the opportunity to see exactly what you could achieve in your own home and obtain practical advice on systems, products and installers from the house owners.

Organised by LLES Ltd.  www.lles.co.uk

Introducing the locations and details of the houses….

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Federation of City Farms and Community Gardens

News update from Gary Mitchell

I’m now three months in to my new post and during this time I have been trying to get out and about in my area as much as I can.  I have really enjoyed meeting the many interesting and varied people involved in the growing and community projects throughout Mid-Wales.   I now look forward to working with you on your ideas and continued development.  I realise that there are many more out there that I have yet to make personal contact with, I certainly hope through this event to meet many more of you.

I have now finalised plans for my first Regional Gathering Event.

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Llandeilo calling aspiring film-makes!

FILM COMPETITION in Llandeilo

"What happens when the oil runs out"

Transition Town Llandeilo is proposing to run a film-making competition open to young people of Carmarthenshire:- 15 to 18 year olds and 18 to 21 year olds

The project will be to produce a 10 to 15 minute film setting out the problem –what happens when the oil runs out - and a potential solution. To identify an issue that affects the competitor’s life and to imagine that this catastrophe will occur next week, or next year, so that an immediate solution with technology available today is needed.

We need:

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Llandrindod - the place to be this autumn!

Trawsnewid Llandrindod Transition: autumn events – details at:

http://www.transitionllandrindod.org.uk

Saturday 16th October: 19:00-21:30, Herb Garden Cafe

CONSCIOUS OIL: a free  evening of narrative and song to accompany the

exhibition "Myth and mind in the age of petroleum" on display in the  Herb

Garden Cafe until the end of the month

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News from Hay

The nights are drawing in and what better way to spend a few hours of a drizzly October evening than sitting in the pub, to wit, at a Transition Town Hay meeting!  Please come along if you would like to chat about anything transition related or find out more about what's going on:

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