Category Archives: ecology

Transition Forest Fields focus group

On the evening of Thursday 10th June Transition Forest Fields had a focus group meeting in the Poacher with Amanda Smith, of Transition Sneinton & St. Ann’s and the Transition Nottingham Support Group, as well as Nottingham Trent University, as … Continue reading

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Sumac admin meeting for June

I attended my first admin meeting at the Sumac Centre on Monday 7th June. They are held every first Monday of the month from 7:30 in the main bar room. This was only my second visit to the Sumac whatsoever. … Continue reading

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NPN Moot / Living Local meeting

On Wednesday 26th May I had an interesting evening in the Poacher – the pub where I’d been only the previous night – attending two different meetings at once. The Nottingham Pagan Network was having its monthly moot in one … Continue reading

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Café Sci: New Green Energy Tech

On Monday 24th May I attended an evening of Nottingham Café Sci, in which Prof. Saiful Islam of the University of Bath presented a talk on new environmentally friendly energy technologies, focussing on fuel cells and lithium crystal batteries. There … Continue reading

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Green Festival 2010

The Green Festival today was fantastic. I got there a little late, and certainly later than I’d told the TFF folks and VegSoc on Meetup. But it was really sunny and hot, everyone was half-naked, people were enjoying themselves, the … Continue reading

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TFF / TSSA meeting

Less than a week after our own meeting Transition Forest Fields held a meeting at the Lincolnshire Poacher with someone from Transition Sneinton & St. Ann’s, on Tuesday 11th May. We discussed three items: Possible collaboration in a stall at … Continue reading

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Transition Forest Fields meeting 2010-05-05

On 5th May we held a TFF meeting at the house of one of the members. It was quite productive, actually I’d sent a lot of suggestions for agenda items and to get all (or most) of them in we … Continue reading

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Partnership Council open day

There was an open day for the Partnership Council in its new home of the Tennyson building on Forest Road West from 12 till 4 on Saturday 8th May. I intended to get there earlier but only managed the last … Continue reading

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Eco-art/design exhibition opening @ Lee Rosy’s

On the evening of Friday 7th May I attended the opening night of an exhibition of ecological art and design by several local young artists/designers, called “Caught Up in the Frame of the Revolution”, in the downstairs room of Lee … Continue reading

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St. Ann’s Allotments Open Day 2010-05-16

Yesterday, Sunday 16th May 2010, I attended an Open Day at St. Ann’s Allotments in the Hungerhill Gardens, St. Ann’s, Nottingham. It was an opportunity to see what is going on there, especially Ecoworks which is one of the major … Continue reading

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