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Transition Southampton once again offering TREEmendous bargains in bid to build citywide virtual orchard

November 4, 2011 by


Southampton’s residents are once again being offered the chance to buy bargain price fruit trees to help create a city-wide ‘virtual orchard’. Last year 80 trees were distributed by TREEmendous Southampton during a community event at Ropewalk Community Garden, 20 of which were donated to local schools. The initiative is being run by volunteers from […]

Southampton to create a ‘Virtual Orchard’ in new Transition Southampton project

November 5, 2010 by


Southampton is set to create a ‘Virtual Orchard’ across the city this Winter with Transition Southampton offering bargain-priced apple trees through the TREEmendous Southampton project. TREEmendous Southampton was set up by the local food group in order to give people in Southampton the chance to have fresh, organic fruit in their gardens for as cheap as […]

Campaigners intending to use Local Democracy Week to challenge City Council

October 5, 2010 by


Local campaigners are intending on using Southampton City Council’s Local Democracy Week, part of a Europe wide democracy initiative, to challenge the Council over their future plans, from environmental measures to impending cuts. The week will include a “Get involved” evening, on Tuesday 12th October from 5-8pm in Central Library, where there’ll be the opportunity […]