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- Blog by the founder of the Transition movement, Rob Hopkins
Unique insight into ‘head, heart and hands’ of Transition to a better low energy future – also records history of the movement. Search the site for answers to most Transition related questions
- Brixton Energy
Installing community owned renewable energy generation in Brixton
- Brixton Pound
Brixton’s local currency
- Community Draught Busters
A team of individuals that are committed to the reduction of energy use in domestic homes and business premises – a not-for-profit organisation.
- Remade in Brixton
TTB’s waste as resources group
- Remakery, Brixton
Brixton’s re-use centre
- Brixton Life
‘A guide to all things Brixton’ with lots of video material
- Brixton City Farm
A distributed farm that gets together several times a year and is looking for a larger home
- City Harvest – urban agriculture
City Harvest is an online resource which demonstrates the wide range of benefits associated with urban agriculture.
- Community Food Growers Network
Network launched in 2010, meets quarterly
- Diggers 2012 and the Eco-village at Runnymeade
Lots of background about land rights. Details of the new Eco-village. Sustainability vision gallery.
Herbs, studying herbs and food coop near Elephant and Castle, SE17
- Garden For a Living London Project
Useful guides to help transform the capital’s three million gardens into a network of nature reserves.
- Garden share scheme: TT Keynsham
Details of their own local scheme matching people with gardens.
- Garden share schemes – how to
A guide to setting up a garden share scheme from TT Totnes
- Incredible Edible Lambeth
A collection of people and organisations who work together to make healthy, sustainable, locally produced food available to everyone living in Lambeth, regardless of income, now and in the future.
Online site connecting growers to people with land to share (countrywide) – set up by Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall and Channel 4
- Local Food Hub – Action Pack For Schools
All a school needs to know to get them started with their own food hub, which can then: provide work experience for the pupils; earn an income for the school; build the local food economy
- Making Local Food Work
Helps people to take ownership of their food and where it comes from by providing advice and support to community food enterprises across England
- Smallholding Courses
Chicken and bee keeping and such-like urban appropriate small scale farming skills courses.
- TTB South London Fruit and Nut Tree Map
Place to find out about and log fruit and nut trees (and some other perennial wild food) in public places in S London
- Climate Camp
The Climate Camp is a place for anyone who wants to take action on climate change; for anyone who’s fed up with empty government rhetoric and corporate spin; for anyone who’s worried that the small steps they’re taking aren’t enough …
- Ecologist report on biofuels
Europe’s push on biofuels ‘no better than fossil fuels’
- 'Farm For the Future' BBC film
BBC documentary on the precient global farming and food crisis, filmed in the UK.