DRASTIC PLASTIC by Dirk Campbell

The annual Lewes raft race is on July 1st — Ouseday as it’s now called — and the organisers have come up with a new slogan: ‘Think Before You Throw’. Last year eggs, fireworks and even a frozen chicken were among the objects hurled at the...

Lewes eco video success on YouTube

8 November 2018Jill Goulder In 2015 three of us in Lewes, all beginners in video-making, got together to make an eco video about magnetic-strip secondary glazing, which we published on YouTube under the name Eco Lewes. Amazingly it’s now had well over...

Observations and Achievements

By Dirk Campbell of TTL   It sometimes seems like there are more people observing Transition than actually doing it, reminding me of the joke that for every Kalahari Bushman there are five documentary makers following him around. Hardly a month goes by without a...

Banking for the Future

  As awareness of how I live and relate to the ecosystems round me has grown over the years I’ve made many changes: such as what I eat, how I travel and what I buy. I’ve also tried to invest my savings in socially responsible ways. But I’ve not...