Category Archives: Community

Farnham Sustainability Fayre, Sat. 10 June, Gostrey Meadow

This year Farnham Local Food is bringing together those who share a similar ethos, whether in biodiversity, gardening, sustainable transport, local food or community projects. We hope to provide an opportunity to cross-fertilise and grow! Stalls expected include Farnham Hoppers … Continue reading

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REVIEW: How to Thrive in the Next Economy | The Grassroots Directory

via REVIEW: How to Thrive in the Next Economy | The Grassroots Directory.  

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Electric Cars & Vintage Gliders – free show near Alton, 6th Sep

Silent Wings – Silent Wheels At the Gliding Heritage Centre, Lasham Airfield, GU34 5SS on Sunday 6th September 2015, presented by EHDC, Energy Alton and Lasham Gliding Society. Open to all with free admission. • See vintage gliders • Ride … Continue reading

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Economics of Happiness Conference Byron Bay 2013

Something for everyone in this short film about the recent ‘Economics of Happiness’ conference in north Australia recently. Speaking personally, I’m not so sure about the guitar and singing at the beginning. But what I did like is the energy of … Continue reading

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Greening the urban landscape

About 18 months ago Farnham Transition member Gayle Souter-Brown proposed trees  in big containers as a simple way to improve Farnham’s East Street eyesore. She has since moved back to New Zealand, where her ideas are now being sought in … Continue reading

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Resilience.org

A wide range of interesting and relevant information on this new site: http://www.resilience.org/ Including (for example) how to start a community currency…

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High Streets under attack

Independence Day hosted by Keep Frome Local http://www.independenceday2012.co.uk/wp/ SUPERMARKETS, BIG RETAIL AND THE FUTURE OF OUR COMMUNITIES.  A DAY OF DEBATE, CONVERSATION AND INFORMATION  FROME, SOMERSET, SATURDAY NOVEMBER 17TH 2012 I read John Harris’s article in the Guardian yesterday, see … Continue reading

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