Waste : Recent Developments

Waste : Recent Developments locally as of 14th July 2007. Reclaim; Refurbish and Re-Use A new community-based, not-for-profit furniture and appliance re-use centre has recently opened in Bodmin. RE:SOURCE has been set up through Rezolve Kernow to reclaim goods that … Continue reading

Local Energy Strategies Talk

Ben Simpson of Community Energy Plus gave Transition Falmouth an excellent talk and presentation on Wednesday at Miss Peapods Cafe, Jubilee Wharf, Penryn. His presentation included a sobering overview of Climate Change issues, and an information packed and encouraging look … Continue reading

Local Health Directory

FalChi in association with Transition Falmouth is compiling a comprehensive directory of all statutory, complementary and informal healthcare provision and resources for Falmouth and the surrounding area. If you would like to participate please come to a meeting on 4th … Continue reading

Transition Truro

The Transition Towns Model is coming to Truro. Transition Truro Background The world has reached, or will soon reach, ‘peak oil’ – the point at which demand for oil exceeds supply. From that point on it is estimated that we … Continue reading

Seedy Saturday a Success

Transition Falmouth’s first major event, Seedy Saturday was held at the W.I. Hall on 21st April and was well attended. As well as plenty of keen seed swappers, Community Energy Plus’s stall offering free energy saving light bulbs and loft … Continue reading

Re-Use Centres

There are now three official Re-Use Centres in Cornwall run by Recycling Westcountry (for SITA). The one currently closest to the Transition Falmouth catchment area can be located at :- Mount Hawke Garage, Highfield Road, Mount Hawke nr. St.Agnes Contact … Continue reading

Post Office Network

According to press reports the recent DTI consultation over the future of the post office network has drawn such a large response that a decision on the process (criteria) for “stabilising the network” has been delayed for two months. Under … Continue reading