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Sustainable living – 3 day residential near Lancaster 6-8 November

John Daly LFC Sustainability Poster A4   WEA 3 day residential near Lancaster 6-8 November – free to eligible learners on income related benefits

Cracking Good Food – Chorlton

CGF courses leaflet- July12 (2) Good food when cooked from scratch isn’t expensive. Food is seasonal, locally sourced & organic where possible.  See website/blog for photos & more details www.crackinggoodfood.org www.crackingcooks.blogspot.co.uk  Booking Enquiries to: fiona@crackinggoodfood.org

Urban Agriculture in Cuba – 18th June 7pm

Transition Town Bolton invites you to attend a presentation by Liz Postlethwaite who we have invited to come and talk to us about a trip to Cuba researching Sustainable Urban Agriculture.   If you are interested in local food production, and what we may learn from the Cuban post ‘peak oil’ experience, please come along  Monday 18th [...]

FREE Training Opportunity for Monday 28th May

Food Growing Poster Mayl 20121 The Wildlife Trust – Lancashire, Manchester & N Mersyside are offering the opportunity to learn new growing skills.    Come along to learn how to make structures for climbing plants.   2pm – 4pm on Monday 28th May  Lisieux Hall, Whittle le Woods.   Ring Sarah on 07740419179 for more details   Just drop [...]

Our political leaders, economists and captains of industry haven’t really cottoned on, blinded by the growth story

Where are we going as a culture?

Will the impact of peak oil be sudden and dramatic?

Richard Heinberg of the post carbon institute talks about adapting at city wide scale.

Moving towards a 21 hour working week could solve many of our most pressing social, economic and environmental problems.

Moving towards a 21 hour working week could solve many of our most pressing social, economic and environmental problems. Anna Coote, Tim Jackson and Juliet Schor outline nef’s vision.

Honeybee Healthy Great Lever

  Honeybee Healthy Community Health Project 10 week step by step approach to improved health and well being  Tuesdays lpm -3pm starts March 13th creche provided   Family Learning Centre Lever Edge Lane Great Lever Bolton BL3   This 10 week health project offers a step by step, supported  opportunity for all attending to achieve [...]

Brain Candy Community Cafe – Friday 2nd March 7.30pm til 10.30pm

          Brain Candy Community Cafe Friday 2nd March 7.30pm til 10.30pm  The Kitchen on Great Moor st Great Moor St Bolton BL1 1NH cost: £10 waged £7 unwaged – children free booking essential as numbers are limited : 07749 847869/ shineonsister@live.co.uk This Friday sees the beginning of our monthly sustainable health [...]

What are the Jobs and Skills Bolton really need and how can employers, education and local government really feed into the same conversation?

Jobs and Skills for Bolton – New Forum Monday 2nd April – 7pm for 7.30pm start Friends Meeting House Silverwell St – Bolton Notes from the meetings are at the bottom of this page. Welome to Transition Town Bolton’s new Jobs and Skills forum What came out of our recent Sustainable Vision Conference was a clear message from [...]