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Fracking Hell!!

The fracking application in Ryedale is crucial in the fight against Fracking. The list below is the reasons why the Fracking industry is backing this application. The site already has a conventional gas well. A drilling rig was present on … Continue reading

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TT and the Green Party.

Hi This extract of a post from the Transition Network explains the situation with regard to Transition’s movements involvement in politics. “At a local and national level the question of Transition/politics matters because one piece of legislation has the power … Continue reading

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Planning Granted

The following has been granted permission by northumberland County council.   14/04010/RENE Land North West Of Todridge Farm Great Whittington Northumberland Installation of 30kWp ground mounted solar photovoltaic panels 14/04127/RENE Solar Project at Warden 400 solar panels 14/04157/LBC Cyclist overnight … Continue reading

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Please keep the carbon in the ground!

Lots of action for TTer’s to be aware of on the small p front. Hexham Town Councils Sustainability Policy was discussed at the Hexham Town Councils Planning and Infrastructure committee. The decision was made to send the Document back to … Continue reading

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Planning News

The  Orchard Gap Housing development has been deferred by the West Area Committee. Due to the design of the house for plot 3. If the house on Plot 3 is of a different type will the solar panels be lost??. … Continue reading

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Warden Solar farm and planning

Here is my submission as a member of Transition Tynedale in support of the Planning Permission at Warden. This scheme will save 49 tons of carbon per year according to the Carbon Trust. Details here As a Member of Transition … Continue reading

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Proposed Sustainability Policy for Hexham town council.

Find below the Proposed policy proposed by the Town Plan Built Environment and Transport Group Cllr Cleg has put up the proposal at Mondays Town Council meeting at Prospect House at 6.45pm. “The Council should adopt a Sustainability Policy. To … Continue reading

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Hexham Middle School Community Garden 15.11.2014

Royal Horticultural Society – It’s Your Neighbourhood Thank you to everyone who has, over the last several years, given time and effort to designing and establishing the Hexham Middle School Community Garden. We have received an “Outstanding” award from the … Continue reading

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Go Local return visit by Barbara and David Grundey

Chris and Iain from Go Local came to our TT Open Meeting to explore how we might be able to join together in promoting locally grown produce freshly harvested from the garden to local people in ‘Transition’. Iain also offered … Continue reading

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Human Dimensions in “Transition” from Barbara Grundey

Human Dimensions in “Transition” from Barbara Grundey After the Transition Tynedale AGM 2014 I would like to share this quote with friends and Members of Transition Tynedale which I have found helpful towards ordering my thoughts and feelings about my … Continue reading

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