Category Archives: local

Test post for DAIN EST training

This post is a test of WordPress posting as part of the training for the European Study Trip to Belgium with the DAIN project, led by Steven Walker. We are in the studio room of the Broadway Media Centre. This … Continue reading

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Sumac library work

On Friday 11th June beginning at 4pm a few of us did some work at the Sumac Centre on the library as part of a sub-group. We looked thru established and newly donated books and pamphlets and sorted them into … Continue reading

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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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Pub evening with Richard

In the evening of Tuesday 8th June I had a nice time visiting certain pubs in the Canning Circus area with Richard, who first prompted the idea of the caves visits series and who has been helping with the project … Continue reading

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Skills Exchange induction

I was finally inducted onto the Skills Exchange by Helen Rigby on Tuesday 8th June at the Tennyson building. I had to have my photo taken, fill in some forms, and Helen went thru some of the rules and guidelines … 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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Vegan Beer Festival

I was supposed to go to the Vegan Beer Festival that was on at the Sumac on Saturday 5th and Sunday 5th June – but I didn’t. 🙂

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Pub Crawl #4: East Side Story

The fourth pub crawl in my series of them for the Nottingham Social Activities Group took place after the Skills Exchange 3rd birthday party on Friday 28th May. Unfortunately only two other people besides myself turned up for it, a … Continue reading

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