A big thank-you to everyone who supported Transition Town Lewes’ seventh birthday at the wonderful and unique Zu Studios on 12 June.

  A packed venue heard from Transition founder Rob Hopkins (left) on how ‘just doing stuff’ really can make a difference (and got a whistle-stop tour around the greater and lesser-known similarities between Lewes and Totnes. Did you know both towns are exactly 6 miles from the sea? Thanks Rob, neither did we.)

East Sussex Bach Choir provided some rousing community song while legendary prog-rocker Arthur Brown performed two specially-penned songs in aid of Phoenix Rising‘s alternative community development bid for the North Street industrial site.  READ MORE…

Read Rob Hopkins blog: We kick off our month on ‘Transition and Celebration’ with 10 Tips for great Transition celebration…