Transition Liverpool

Coming together to reimagine and rebuild our world.

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Mapping Project

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Transition Towns is a global network whose aim is to help society to move away from the consumption of fossil fuels

We raise awareness of the positive impacts of a low carbon lifestyle, advocating for social and economic justice. We build links with other groups across the city in order to collaborate more effectively on key focus areas such as plans for local development and the protection of biodiversity and green space.

We provide advice and support for individuals who want to get involved in environmental/community work. We are currently developing a number of projects across the city — we’re creating a solidarity economy map of Liverpool City Region, planning an art takeover of our city streets, and are working with some friends on realising a Citizen’s Climate Assembly for Liverpool. There is always more work than there are people so if you want to DO something, come and speak to us!

With action, comes hope.

 

Working Groups

Mapping Project

We are developing a map of green enterprises within Mersey Region. 

sPark It Liverpool

Taking over the streets of our city in a celebration of imagination

The Hive is offering support to businesses

The Hive is offering support to businesses

The Hive is is offering support to co-operative businesses affected by Covid 19. It provides Covid-19 business support Business Planning Help with setting up a new Co-operative Advice on growing your co-operative Buyouts and conversions advice for businesses that are...

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A New Magazine from the Co-operative Society

A New Magazine from the Co-operative Society

We are the rebuilders: Four co-operative offers for building back better from COVID-19 June 2020 This is a magazine describing the things it is engaged in to support the Build Back Better campaign following the Covid-19 lock down.

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Proposed Expansion of Liverpool Airport

Proposed Expansion of Liverpool Airport

This article, written by Jane Hammett and published in Nerve magazine, sets out the case for protecting the Greenbelt and shoreline at Oglet, near Speke, Liverpool from destruction caused by the proposed expansion of Liverpool airport.    

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Announced: CitizenSciArt

Announced: CitizenSciArt

The roster of sPark It partners keeps growing. It is a joy to see so much creativity in Liverpool, and so many of these ideas have blown us away. One particularly intriguing concept has come in from CitizenSciArt, a project that spans the worlds of science, research,...

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The Landworkers’ Alliance

The Landworkers’ Alliance

The Landworkers' Alliance supports and promotes agroecology and the conservation of land for local food growing and distribution. There are some work and investment opportunities in the newsletter and a petition in support of a National Nature Service. Follow the link...

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Transition: Bounce Forward featuring sPark It

Transition: Bounce Forward featuring sPark It

As part of Transition: Bounce Forward, Paul will be talking Transition, sPark It and all things Liverpool.  While the Covid-19 pandemic has exacerbated the vulnerability and inequality experienced by many people in our communities, it has also demonstrated the...

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Bees do have a smell, you know, and if they don’t they should, for their feet are dusted with spices from a million flowers.

– Dandelion Wine by Ray Bradbury

If you need something to worship, then worship life — all life, every last crawling bit of it! We’re all in this beauty together!

– Dune Messiah by Frank Herbert

The earth will not continue to offer its harvest, except with faithful stewardship. We cannot say we love the land and then take steps to destroy it for use by future generations.

Pope John Paul II

Nature teaches beasts to know their friends.

– Coriolanus by William Shakespeare

Like music and art, love of nature is a common language that can transcend political or social boundaries.

Jimmy Carter

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