The Lewes Rocket Composter

Large-scale food composting for Lewes businesses such as restaurants and pubsProject started: October 2007Contact: Julia WaterlowThis is a project of the Waste Group, who identified food waste as one of the main waste streams that was not being tackled by the...

Ovesco

The Ouse Valley Energy Service Company – distributing energy grants and energy advice for Lewes District Council and working towards community-owned renewable energyProject start:Contact: Chris RowlandWebsite: www.ovesco.co.uk The Ouse Valley Energy Service...

Lewes Community Bag

Today (July 3, 2007) sees the launch of the Lewes Community Bag. It’s made of Fairtrade certified cotton and is being launched by the textiles group of Transition Town Lewes, based at Gossypium on Lewes High St. The bags feature ‘Love Lewes, Shop...

Archive

The waste group wanted to see if there was a way to reduce the amount of domestic food waste being collected and landfilled. A pilot project completed in August 2009 was run by a member of the group to encourage households in Hawkenbury Way, on the Nevill, to compost...