Event, gardening

Grow Local 2021

It's that time of year when Grow Local comes around.  We’ll soon be planning the format. Transition Telford feels that by the end of May,  it won’t be feasible or safe to arrange a large event at a venue. Although we really wish it was otherwise. It may well be similar to last year. We’ll… Continue reading Grow Local 2021

energy, Event, gardening, special meetings, transport

Earth Hour 2021 – 27th March

EARTH HOUR THE CLOCK IS TICKING27th MARCH 2021How to take partSwitch Off - Take Action - Things to Do at HomeClick link above to find out how. WHAT IS EARTH HOUR?Earth Hour is one of the world’s largest movements for our planet. It’s the moment millions of people around the world switch off their lights… Continue reading Earth Hour 2021 – 27th March

food, gardening, Health

You can’t see the roots for the trees!

Unless you spend 40 years researching root structures!Have you ever imagined that under your feet? The root systemThe deeper the roots are, the more they will seek nutrients, sequester carbon and contribute to the fight against climate change. For example, tomatoes can have up to 7 feet of roots and lawns barely 1-2 inches of… Continue reading You can’t see the roots for the trees!

food, gardening, Health

Spring Cuttings – Free Plants

Source:https://www.express.co.uk/life-style/garden/460229/How-to-get-shrubs-for-free-with-hardwood-cuttings-in-FebruaryWhile spring doesn’t start, officially until 20th March, if you have a sheltered outdoor space, cold frame, mini greenhouse or somewhere frost free (but ideally not indoors, as it tends to be too warm) Even a shed will or cold garage will do as plants will root in the dark, as long as its not… Continue reading Spring Cuttings – Free Plants

food, gardening, recycling

A little update, and how our projects help

Transition Telford supporters are often discussing and promoting our projects on social media.With Seedy Saturday , our first fundraiser event, in full swing, and for us a third year, its good to look back at how it helps the community, and look forward to how it continues to benefit.This year we’ve had to go online. Previous… Continue reading A little update, and how our projects help