The Lewes Pound - The Way Forward

 

THE NEW ECONOMICS FOUNDATION is hosting a workshop: The LEWES POUND - THE WAY FORWARD on Monday 6th October 2014, 5.30pm for 6pm start, finishing 8.30pm, at The Linklater Pavilion. Food and drinks provided. More...

Recommended donation of £5 to cover refreshments. Please RSVP to thelewespound@gmail.com or talk to Susan or Patrick and pay in advance.

Feedback on 2014 Lewes Eco Open Houses

  Overall Lewes Eco Open Houses had nearly 800 house visits for the 16 houses opened and, not surprisingly, the newer houses saw the most people.

Feedback from householders and volunteers indicated that visitors were very focussed on getting practical information to do jobs themselves, especially the low cost – high impact ones such as Magnetic secondary glazing and LEDs. This was really heartening as we all got the impression that we were inspiring people to change. This is dramatically borne out by the figures from the feedback forms, where we asked the question ‘Do you intend to make your home more energy efficient?’. More...


What is your money doing when you are not looking?

 

Thursday October 9th 2014 at 7.30pm in the Elephant and Castle. £3-£5 suggested donation for costs.

The British Medical Association (BMA) has joined a growing global movement to divest: Danielle Paffard of Fossil Free will speak about the campaign to move pensions and investments away from coal, oil and gas companies. more...

Do you know local organisations that would be interested?

Get tickets in advance from the Elephant and Castle, any remaining tickets sold on door. For more information Contact Ann Link or Arnold Symanowitz

 


 

What is Transition?

  When with TTL recently, Rob Hopkins asked people "What is Transition?". Here's what they told him...

Transition Town Lewes (TTL)  is a network of Lewes people. We’re working on local solutions in response to the global problems of climate change, economic change and the end of cheap energy and other resources.

Please get in touch if you would like to meet some of the people involved in project work for TTL.

And don't forget to subscribe to the TTL monthly newsletter to keep up to date with our news and events.


Transition is about the creation of resilient communities. It's not about campaigning but designing. It's about putting in place systems that will help us to deal with the big changes that are on the way. Those changes will be in three main areas: energy, the economy and the environment. Read more and get linked in to the bigger picture!


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Together we can achieve so much more. We’re fuelled by local ingenuity and a passion for positive change in challenging times. This is our town, our future, so get in touch to share your ideas and be involved.

Take a look at our events, read some news and hopefully, get inspired by what you find here.

 
 

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