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Plant stall – seeds and seedlings wanted !

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Calling all gardeners !

We are holding our annual seed and seedling swop stall as part of the Hexham Spring Festival on May 9th. This is your chance to swop your unwanted or surplus seeds and seedlings for others – maybe to try a … Continue reading

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Transition Tynedale’s chance to influence how Hexham develops in the future.

  It was agreed at the Wednesday meeting of TT that a 4T meeting should formulate an official Transition Tynedale response to the Hexham Vision 2020 and Town Plan 2014-2015 draft. The meeting will be at Barbara and David’s, 5 … Continue reading

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Calling all gardeners !

Now is the time to start planning which crops you will be growing this year, an exciting time of sowing seeds and anticipating a warm spring. (!!!)  This is an appeal to all gardeners to grow a few extra plants … Continue reading

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The Guerilla’s have been to Gibson Place.

This type of Guerilla is very rare but has been flourishing for a number of years. It’s good news; they began as two but have multiplied. It’s the gardening guerillas! This type of guerilla has been recognised by Mr.ISOS, who … Continue reading

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How Incredible Edible Todmorden happened!

Here’s the TED (Technology, Entertainment, and Design)Talk on Incredible Edible Todmorden Their mission statement was ‘If you eat you’re in!’ they didn’t have a strategy they just got on and did it! They believed small actions count and many small … Continue reading

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Trip to ‘Incredible Edible Todmorden’ – Inspiration !

Seven intrepid Hexham Transitioners eventually went on a minibus to Todmorden last week and came back inspired by their adventure. Here are just a few comments  – Photos to follow Incredible Edible, a small group of people deciding that they … Continue reading

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Core Meeting – 5th September 2012

Jim chaired this meeting, which had 28 in attendance – apparently a record, and with several people there for the first time. Energy While stressing that the group looks at various projects and ideas, and that small-scale ideas are always … Continue reading

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Summer, Straw and Fun

Saturday was the Summer Fair at Hexham Middle School and Transition Tynedale were asked to participate in activities and to promote the community garden that is within the school grounds. Thanks to the commitment of many active TT-ers, we did … Continue reading

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Community Garden Update

Saturday was another work day down at the community garden. We had about 2-3 hours weeding and planting seeds in rain and sunshine. Just look at how green this photo is – nothing needs to be watered here! We made … Continue reading

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