Transition Exeter

Transition Exeter is a local response to the global challenges of climate change, economic hardship, and shrinking supplies of cheap energy. Our aims are to:

  • Increase the quality of life in Exeter, aiming for a healthier, happier and more empowered community
  • Reduce our negative impacts on the environment
  • Reduce the negative impacts on us of climate change

Calling keen cyclists and food waste haters!

FoodCycle Exeter is looking for cycling (or driving) volunteers to help collect and transport surplus 'waste' food every Monday evening from 6pm-7pm.

Part-time Co-ordinator for Exeter Pound

exp An exciting and varied opportunity to co-ordinate and promote the Exeter Pound local currency, maintain stakeholder relationships and work with a team of volunteers and Exeter Pound Board members.

Pensions at risk

Devon Pension Fund has £215 million invested in fossil fuel companies. This money will be at risk if policies to mitigate climate change are effective.

Challenge the Wellcome Trust to divest from fossil fuels

Sunday 3rd July 9:30am 

The Wellcome Trust supports lots of health research and recognizes climate change as a pressing global issue - but is increasing its fossil fuel investments! See the Facebook event.

Devon New Economy Gathering


Exploring how to build a fairer, earth-friendly economy locally.

See the report and summing-up video

Next Steps for the Bus Station

The city council has announced the date of the next consultation day on the bus station: The design team will be exhibiting the concept design - a first chance to see how the concerns expressed by Transition Exeter and many others have influenced the plans.

Dear friends

Money Transition Exeter has achieved a great deal over the last few years – generating projects on food, energy and most recently, a local currency, holding public information meetings, conversations with Exeter City Council about transport plans, city growth, housing, and energy, and supporting anticonsumerist groups and skill sharing for low carbon lifestyles.

10-Mile-Dinners launch new website


10-mile-dinners was created by Transition Exeter's Inner Transition group as a vehicle for talking about sustainability whilst enjoying good local food.

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