Always seeking new ways to encourage local, sustainable food initiatives which may benefit the community for years to come, Transition Sherborne have started a Community Orchard Group and are keen to work with local residents who are interested in setting up and running Sherborne’s first community orchard. Whilst searching for a suitable location, we have recently discovered a green space next to the allotments, between South Avenue and Lenthay Close which could prove an ideal site. This area already has some native trees and bushes and could have lots of potential for growing a wide range of delicious edibles! . . . → Read More: Time for a Community Orchard?
How can we create a globally fair community locally in Sherborne?
Following on from the successful Love for the Future Lent study, Sherborne Baptist Church (with the help of Transition Sherborne) will be running an Open Space discussion afternoon at 2pm on Thursday 27th October at the Baptist Church, North Road, Sherborne DT9 3JN. The topic for discussion will be Green or Greed? How can we create a globally fair community locally in Sherborne? It is hoped that a community project will stem from the discussion. All are welcome and refreshments and a crèche facility will be provided. . . . → Read More: Green or Greed
Organised by the Green Party, a Green Approach to the Economy is a talk by Brian Heatley, exploring more equitable alternatives to our welfere, banking and growth approach to the economy.
Wednesday October 12th 7:30pm at the Wingfield Room of the Digby Hall, Hound Street, Sherborne. . . . → Read More: A Green Approach to the Economy