HELP ORGANISE A FEAST

Posted by on Feb 8, 2017
HELP ORGANISE A FEAST

We are pleased to announce an exciting new opportunity for someone to become a Part-time Organizer for our Big Lottery-Funded Community Feast this summer, which will celebrate local food, engage communities and promote our fantastic local food producers. The project for a 10-mile community feast has been designed by Transition Exeter and will be delivered in […]

EVENT: EXETER REPAIR CAFE

Posted by on Feb 5, 2017
EVENT: EXETER REPAIR CAFE

Following on from the success of the 9 REPAIR IT events held last year in Devon, we are pleased to announce that a new Exeter Repair Café will be launched on 18 February 2017 at St Sidwell’s Community Centre. To find out more about future similar events or to volunteer your skills, please get in touch with […]

INNER TRANSITION RELAUNCH

Posted by on Feb 5, 2017
INNER TRANSITION RELAUNCH

The first meeting of the relaunched Inner Transition took place on January 12th. We saw it as a chance to support each other in fulfilling our needs in sustainable, nurturing and enjoyable ways without the acquisition of unnecessary Stuff, and in avoiding burnout in our activism. The following notes were written about the meeting: The Inner […]

9 REPAIR IT EVENTS IN 2016

Posted by on Feb 5, 2017
9 REPAIR IT EVENTS IN 2016

Can you REPAIR IT? Yes you can! Volunteers at community events across Devon and Torbay have repaired dozens of broken electrical items this autumn as part of an initiative to reduce waste. From September to November nine repair events were held, one in every district and Torbay, giving members of the public the chance to have electrical […]

EXETER CYCLING CHARTER

Posted by on Dec 11, 2016
EXETER CYCLING CHARTER

Transition Exeter are proud to have signed the Exeter Cycling Charter. The Exeter Cycling Charter is a simple statement of support for ‘cycling’ as the means of making Exeter a better city. It outlines the benefits cycling can bring to our city and is something that businesses, schools, the health sector, shops and individuals can readily […]

FACING THE UNTHINKABLE

Posted by on Nov 27, 2016
FACING THE UNTHINKABLE

Senior climate scientist have many reactions to what they’re discovering about climate change – excitement, shock, (the ‘Oh my God’ moments) disappointment, sadness – as well as sometimes having to deal with attacks from colleagues and the media if they ‘become political’ and engage publicly, speaking up about what they’re finding. In this difficult environment […]

DEVON NEW ECOMONY

Posted by on Apr 16, 2016
DEVON NEW ECOMONY

On April 16th 2016, Transition Exeter joined with others – notably Transition REconomy, Exeter Pound and the Plymouth Social Enterprise Network – to explore what we can do locally to promote an economy which is socially just and offers an environmentally safer future. Stewart Wallis, newly retired Director of the New Economics Foundation, gave his […]

GREEN HOMES TOUR

Posted by on Nov 27, 2009
GREEN HOMES TOUR

On Sunday 19th September 2010, Transtition Exeter organised Exeter’s First Green Homes Tour. The tour visited 6 homes in Exeter who have installed resource-saving technologies. After the Tour we created: 1. A summary leaflet (the provides useful information about Green Homes and advice from home owners who have installed solar panels and other energy saving technologies. […]