Minutes of Buildings and Energy Group Thursday 16th June 8-10pm 20 Hopefield Avenue
Present: Nick Hartley (hosting), Sarah Nicholl (from Belsize TT), Phil Leask, Siobhan Cross, Marina V (post-graduate Environmental Technologies student), Alex Groszek (Trainee Architect).
Apology for absence: Tom Wright
Our 3rd meeting.
Alex mentioned some very useful websites: …Continue
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Food Group meeting June 15th 2011
Transition Town Kensal to Kilburn Present: Heather, John S, Maggie, Marjory, Matthew, Michael, Miko, Sanchia, Taaliba
Veg box scheme
John presented his idea of getting veg delivered by a farmer from within 30-40 miles, volunteers breaking the delivery down and either a collect or simple delivery. Pointed to Stoke Newington as a success (600 customers) and suggested South…Continue
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Thought I'd put up some veg box notes about what I've found out and who I've talked to so far...
not-for-profit (? 3-5 full time + some part time paid + lots volunteers)
been around 10…Continue
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At the Queens Park Book Fair on June 11th we ran a Book Swap event. We had hundreds of booked donated and hundreds of books taken.
One book that was donated was found and signed by the author Ma Jian himself! We also ran a Desert Island Books submission. We've captured the results and loaded in to a photo album:
Thanks to all that donated…Continue
After a hearty weekend of gardening, my downstairs neighbour is now left with about seven medium-sized recycling bags filled with topsoil.
It's up for grabs but bear in mind it will need a bit of tender loving care and some mixing with manure before it'll be good to use.
If anyone's interested, it's available for immediate collection from Kilburn (but you must have your own transport).
Get in touch with me if you'd like to have…Continue