Permaculture Ambassador for the Hull area
The Permaculture Association has appointed Lausanne Tranter as Permaculture Ambassador for the Hull area from the beginning of 2014, as part of their Permaculture Ambassadors Programme. The aim of the programme is to promote permaculture and share information on projects and developments.
Lausanne can be contacted on 07816 141169 or by email via the contact form on this website. She has completed the Introduction to Permaculture course and the Permaculture Design course, obtaining the Certificate in Permaculture Design. She is currently studying on the Diploma in Applied Permaculture Design course.
Camp at Green Gardens in Beverley, near Hull
Green Gardens embraces the permaculture ethics such as: Care of the Earth, Care of People & Fair Share. We are close to Beverley Minster and Town Centre, there is a bus stop across the road and the train station is a 15 minutes walk away, ideal for walkers, cyclists or persons using public transport.
Two-person pop-up tents available on request. We have a chiminea and rocket stoves with free firewood. We stock some provisions from a local whole food supplier & if you are lucky, homemade jam, chutney etc.
If the weather is not great, there is a large shed with kettle, washing up bowls, games, jigsaws and books. The cost is £5 per person, per night. Ring Sally & Luke on: 07907843778
Tulip House, Hull : Co-living in the City
Tulip House is a new intentional co-living community for 4 people, set up for tenants to live according to the permaculture principles of earth care, people care and fair share. For more information see website at http://www.tuliphouse.co.uk/
Transition & Permaculture Hull Mailing List
Transition & Permaculture Hull has an email mailing list which is a good way to find out what is going on locally. The emphasis is on environmental projects, developments and issues in Hull and the adjacent areas of East Yorkshire. To join the email list send a message via the contact form on this website. Current membership is around 250 members.
Transition & Permaculture Hull also has a Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/Transition-Hull-468326559864766/
Before Transition Hull merged with the Hull Permaculture Network, the site at http://www.permaculturehull.org.uk/ was the main local site. Content is being migrated to the Transition & Permaculture Hull site, after which the Network site will be taken down.
Local Permaculture Sites
There are as yet no Learning and Network Demonstration (LAND) sites, as approved by the Permaculture Association, in the Hull area. However there are a number of sites being developed by people interested in Permaculture. Transition & Permaculture Hull arranged a number of site visits during 2016 and we hope to organise a few more in 2017.
Local sites developed by people with an interest in permaculture
The following sites were visited by Transition & Permaculture Hull during 2016:
Constable Community Allotment in Hull
Bakersville in Hull
Frith Farm in Beverley
The Green Garden in Beverley
Green Growers in Nafferton