Cob-oven Building, June 2017

Lausanne Tranter, Project Manager at Constable Community Allotment, says:

We are going to build a cob-oven on Constable Community Allotment on the weekend of 24th/25th June.

We will be starting to tread the cob on Sat 17th June in preparation.

Some of you will have attended the Cob-oven build at the YWT wildlife garden at Pearson Park a couple of years ago. Maybe you’d like to bring your skills? Others may know nothing about the process – we’d love lots of people to come along and learn about cob-making and its uses. It’s fun!!

We will be providing drinks and snacks. 

  • The cob-treading on the 17th starts at 11.00 am
  • The cob-oven building on the 24th/25th starts at 10.00 am
  • You are welcome to arrive later in the day! 
  • Constable Community Allotment is at Constable St, Hull HU3 3DF

For more details ring Lausanne on 07816141169

Wear old clothes and footwear as cob is mucky stuff!!

Hope to see you there

Lausanne

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Permablitz! Mon 12 June Constable Community Allotment

The next Transition & Permaculture Hull event will be a Permablitz held from 7pm on Monday 12 June 2017 at Constable Community Allotment, Constable St, Hull HU3 3DF

‘Many hands make light work’

A Permablitz is a session where people get together on a site and set to on tasks which need doing (working as far as possible within a permaculture ethos). The evening session at Constable Community Allotment will focus on all the little jobs which need doing, and having lots of people mucking in together can make this a fun event. Please come and lend a hand if you can. Tools and gloves are provided but you may wish to bring your own.

If you haven’t yet visited the allotment, take this opportunity to come along and be impressed with what we’ve done so far!

Tea and biscuits will be available, bring cake to share if you can. If it is raining heavily the event will be postponed. More information from Lausanne Tranter on 07816 141169

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BAMEEN Women in Engineering Course, June 2017

BAMEEN in Hull will be running a free 6-week programme starting in June, which offers unemployed women an introduction to the world of engineering, and uses aquaponics to teach engineering principles:

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T&PH Visit To Bakersville, Mon 15 May 2017

Transition & Permaculture Hull has arranged a second visit to Bakersville Allotment in Hull

On Monday 15th May instead of meeting at Boulevard Village Hall we will be visiting “Bakersville” allotment on the Newland Avenue site. This comprises an NHS project with well-established fruit and vegetables grown by volunteers following Permaculture principles, and is well worth a visit!

We may get the chance to look at other interesting plots whilst we are there. We will meet on the Newland site by the gate between 7.00 and 7.30 pm, and afterwards we will probably retire to a nearby pub for drinks and a chat.

The site is situated on Newland Allotments, at the end of Tavistock Street, Hull HU5 2LJ.  Bakersville Allotment is the first site on right as you go through the gates.

Hope to see you there
Lausanne

07816141169
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Green Fair Sat 20 May

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Orchard May Day 2017

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Introduction to Permaculture Course

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Seed Swap, AGM and Supper 10 April 2017

The next meeting of Transition & Permaculture Hull will take place on

Mon 10 April 2017 at Boulevard Village Hall, Hull HU3 3EL.

There will be a Seed Swap from 7pm to 8pm, for people to bring along surplus seeds (can be ones you have collected or ones you have bought). Then from 8pm to 9pm the Annual General Meeting will approve the accounts, review the year and plan for the coming year. At 9pm we will have a Bring-and-Share Supper – all contributions of food are welcome, and we usually end up with a good selection. Everyone on the Transition & Permaculture Hull Mailing List is welcome to come along and join us at any stage. If you only want to pop in for the seed swap, that’s fine.

The AGM papers can be viewed or downloaded below; paper copies will be available at the meeting.

Transition & Permaculture Hull AGM 2017

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Minutes of previous AGM  transagm16mins

Review of  2016  whatwedid2016

For more information or to give your apologies please contact Lausanne on 07816 141169

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Tree Planting 18 March 2017

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A Simpler Way – Film March 2017

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A Simpler Way : Crisis as Opportunity  is a documentary set in Australia and is the result of collaboration between film-maker Jordan Osmond and Samuel Alexander of the Simplicity Institute.

http://happenfilms.com/a-simpler-way/

http://simplicityinstitute.org/

 

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