On this page you’ll find links to other websites and webpages that we think are relevant to Transition Chichester’s aims.
Click on the picture to follow the link:
|Woodhorn Group is a local business that comprises an organic farm together with green and wood waste recycling which they use to make composts and soil conditioners.
See their green waste recycling video here
|Rob Hopkins’ TED talk|
|Past Peak Oil Travelling Towards Transition Animation|
|Tangmere Community Garden|
|Repair is better than Recycling. Repair saves the planet…|
|Enjoy walking and help to protect our natural environment. Regular guided walks for all abilities.|
|300 Years of FOSSIL FUELS in 300 Seconds.|
|Chichester Conservation Volunteers(CCV) carry out practical countryside conservation on most Sundays throughout the year and always welcome new volunteers.|
|Saving the world over dinner! Part-time carnivore – A person who chooses not to eat meat all the time.|
|ChiCycle wants to make cycling safe and popular in Chichester.|
|Turning unwanted stuff into cash for charities.|
|Climate change is hitting the world’s poorest people now. They’ve done the least to cause climate change, but feel the heat the most. Increased floods, droughts and storms are devastating lives as food, homes and livelihoods are washed away.
Join the Tearfund Carbon Fast in 2010.
|The public debate about our energy crisis will be a waste of time – unless we start using numbers we all understand.|
|WSCC Environmental Info|
|Platform21’s Repair Manifesto opposes throwaway culture and celebrates repair as the new recycling.|
|RSA/Soil Association event – Food in a world without oil. Our distinguished panel debate the various options available to us in the impending ‘world without oil’.|
|The Sustainability Centre in Hampshire was set up by the charity Earthworks Trust to: ‘Demonstrate,develop and promote knowledge,skills,technologies and lifestyles that improve peoples qualify of life without damaging the local and global environment’.|
|10:10 – Cutting 10% of emissions in 2010.|
|Chichester is a Fairtrade City.|
|More than 50% reductions needed by 2050 to respect 2°C climate target. We can only emit 1000 billion tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2) between the years 2000 and 2050. The world has already emitted one third of that in just nine years!!!|
|This is an invitation to help build a movement–to take one day and use it to stop the climate crisis.|
|Recycle unwanted items for free on this Chichester based website.|
|Andrew! Before you go off to save the world you might wanna pull up your pants.|
|Foundation for Global Community – This is the only home we’re got!|
|Landshare – Linking people who want to grow their own food to space where they can grow it|
|Preparing for Peak Oil: Local Authorities and the Energy Crisis – a new report from ODAC. (2.7MB)|
|Rob Newman’s “History of Oil”.
If you missed Transition Chichester’s first film in its Autumn Film Season, or want to see it again.
|Check out these seasonal recipes from Moonbites!|
|mpg is king!|
|All that you wanted to know about the science behind Climate Change – and then some! By the people who should know – the scientists working on Climate Change.|
|Green New Deal. Transition Chichester will be working at the local level, but is this what we need at the national level?|
|Petersfield has done it, now it’s Parklands turn!|
|Brilliant animation dealing with the idea of global warming tipping points.|
|Gordon says we have enough oil until 2030 – that’s alright then!|
|Lewes has just launched their Lewes pound. They’ve already sold out (15/09/08), but they also have 85 participating businesses. Are there enough independent shops and businesses in Chichester who would get on board with a Chi pound?|
|UK government fuels fuel poverty argument.|
|Sex and drugs and …oil!|
|If you thought the sustainable sourcing of timber had been sorted by now – think again! If you have anything to do with plywood sourcing, or know people who are, please read this. (1.2MB)|
|The ETA is the environmentally friendly breakdown service that covers all sorts of breakdowns even cycles. Sadly they don’t do mid-life crisis situations though!|
|Peak Oil animation.
|Brighton Permaculture Trust is running a series of courses over the coming autumn and winter to help us get back in touch with the natural world.|
|The measures that Shell are taking to keep ducks from landing in tar sands tailing ponds – MADNESS!|
|The power to get really obsessive about your home energy use and reduce, reduce, reduce is now yours for under £40 from the excellent Carbon Neutral Company.|
|Blow Me! A University of Portsmouth student has designed a wind turbine from scrap materials for a total cost of £20!|
|What is a Transition Town (or village / city / forest / island)?|
|100 months – The time left to act before we reach a climate tipping point – this is not a drill!|
|Ecological footprint of British city residents – Chichester is 58th worst out of 60!|