Transition & Permaculture Day, Sat 11 Aug 2018

Transition & Permaculture Day, Sat 11 August 2018 at Constable Community Allotment, Constable St, Hull HU3 3DF from 11 am to 4 pm.
This one-day event is a celebration of sustainability and is free to attend. There will be stalls, speakers and workshops and everyone is invited to attend. There will be live music, kid’s activities and pizzas cooked on-site in the cob oven.
Confirmed so far are workshops on ‘Fermented food’, ‘Making rocket stoves’ and ‘Bring your broken tools to be repaired’, plus talks on Permaculture, tours of the allotment including the roundhouse under construction, and a stall where staff from Lush will run ‘Make your own toiletries’. There will also be an interactive exploration of how the ideas of transition and permaculure can be used within the local area.
 
We are also hoping to have ‘Willow weaving’, ‘Making bug hotels’ and a variety of stalls where local organisations can talk to people about what they do. 
Any organisation wanting a stall, which are available free of charge, should contact Lausanne on 07816 141169
 

This event is being funded by the Permaculture Association as part of their Permaculture Ambassadors project ‘We love living’. The aim is to convince thousands of people to make a myriad of small alterations to their lifestyles that add up to a big change.

 

Transition & Permaculture Day – 11th Aug

After the success of the inaugural Permaculture Day on the allotment last September, we’ll be having another one this year on Saturday 11th August.  More details will be disclosed closer to the event, there’s bound to be lots going on. See poster for details and look out for more information as the date approaches.

Contact Lausanne for more details 07816 141169 lausannet@yahoo.co.uk www.constableallotment.org.uk

Now for the roof! – roundhouse construction continues

Come along and join us as we continue the construction of an iron age-style round house at Constable Community Allotment. Work continues with the roof on Saturday 23rd June from 9:30am and also Sunday 24th June.
Contact Lausanne for more 07816 141169 lausannet@yahoo.co.uk


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Pickering Road Orchard evening

‘Ribstone Pippin’, ‘Beauty of Bath’, ‘Jonagold’ and ‘Pitmason Pineapple’. These are all varieties of delicious English apples that grow at Hull’s award winning Pickering Road Community Orchard. Come along to an evening at Boulevard Village Hall on Sat 17th February to hear Yvette Grindley tell the story of one of the city’s hidden gems. Hear how the orchard came about and exciting plans for its future. This is a powerpoint presentation with video, followed by questions and answers.

Tea and biscuit refreshment provided. Delicious orchard apple juice sold at £1.50 per bottle.  Doors open at 6:30pm for 7pm start. Boulevard Village Hall, 200 Boulevard, HULL, HU3 3EL. FREE entry. All donations go to the orchard. See you there!

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