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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 […]

Election Time in Southampton

May 5, 2010 by


The UK will hold one of its most hotly contested General Elections ever tomorrow, with parts of Southampton potentially crucial in tipping the balance between the parties.  In this article, the Dolphin’s Blowhole will give you a run-down on some of the candidates for our city, and issues surrounding this election. Southampton North and Romsey […]

Transition University Initiative builds momentum in Southampton

April 29, 2010 by


The Transition University Southampton Initiative gained momentum this week following both its first open space conference and a keynote speech by Mark Levene at the LASS conference.  Based on these meetings students and staff have begun to put together an alternative vision to challenge the Universities own recently released Strategic Vision. The Initiative, supported by […]

Volunteers start work on communal veggie Garden for Homeless Shelters

February 25, 2010 by


Work has begun on The Growing Project, a local project which aims to work with people who have been homeless and/or live in supported accommodation in order to create a communal vegetable garden. The project is initially offering these people the opportunity to grow their own vegetables in order to encourage motivated self-development, whilst also […]