Archives by date

You are browsing the site archives by date.

Whats next for Remade

What’s next for Remade in Brixton?
Meeting Tues 23 March 7-9.30pm upstairs at the Dogstar, 389 Coldharbour Lane, Brixton SW9 8LQ
Our pop-up shop, the Work-Shop is coming to the end of its 3 month rent-free period on Saturday 27 March… so what’s next?
If you’re interested in being involved in the future of upcycling and upskilling for [...]

TTB and the Director of Lambeth First on 11 March 2010

Notes of  Meeting
Present: Ian Jackson(Director Lambeth First), Duncan, Margaret
1. Existing Lambeth – TTB contacts
Remade is already supplying a Waste Prevention Officer to Lambeth Council.
2. Opportunities for TTB
a) Lambeth have established a Social Enterprise Development Fund to help emerging enterprises to develop. TTB may be able to tap into this.
b) Steve Reed’s Plans for Co-operative [...]

Transition Towns

Transition Towns

is a movement aims to equip communities for the dual challenges of climate change and peak oil. The movement currently has over 100 member communities worldwide.
History of the Transition Town Movement
The Transition concept emerged from work permaculture designer Rob Hopkins had done with the students of Kinsale Further Education College in writing an [...]

Education Group report back from Open Meeting, Assembly Room, 1.10.07

Steve Korris (convenor) Anna Stopes, Harry Cormack
Long Term Vision

Information & knowledge of how a community can live a low energy existence & be more in tune with natural cycles, to be taught in all schools as part of the regular teaching programme

This would include the knowledge and practical skills of how to put theory into [...]

Citizen Curriculum

I think that the education group should be aware that the newly introduced citizenship curriculum provides a ‘golden opportunity to politicize the environment for young people’ (Andrew Dobson, 2003). Sustainable development is a section within the curriculum and also it encourages community action and involvement with local community groups and projects (step up Transition Town [...]

Analytics Plugin created by Web Hosting