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  • April 2009

    Posted on July 31st, 2009 admin No comments

    Welcome to Buck the Trend’s e-bulletin
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    (1) Seed swap report
    (2) Breadmaking workshop

    (3) TTT trainings

    (4) The Big Lunch
    (4) Next BTT Forum
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    (1) SEED SWAP REPORT

    Buck the Trend ran a seed and plant swap stall next to the Council’s compost giveaway in the Victoria Woodholme car park last Saturday. Anne and Clare took along a table from the Town Hall and set it up with a fair selection of plants and seeds.

    Check out the pictures on the website – www.buckthetrend.info

    (2) NATURAL LEAVEN AND SOURDOUGH BREADMAKING WORKSOP

    BTT supporter Kit Buckley is running this workshop showing how easy it is to make bread without yeast.

    It takes place on Saturday, May 16th from 9am to 5pm at Sandwell Manor nr. Totnes. Places are limited so please book early. For full details and further information contact 01364 644765 or kit@baking.plus.com

    (3) TRANSITION TOWN TOTNES TRAININGS

    Kim has info on trainings currently planned by Transition Town Totnes, including a training on group facilitation (16th May). Get in touch if you’d like more info.

    (4) THE BIG LUNCH

    On Sunday 19th July 2009, The Big Lunch is inviting you and all 61 million people across the UK to simultaneously sit down to eat lunch with your neighbours, in the middle of your street as a simple act of community.

    The Big Lunch website and printed Ideas Booklet outline the process of organising a Big Lunch step by step, giving tools, templates and resources to make it simple.

    For more info see www.thebiglunch.com

    (5) NEXT BTT FORUM

    This takes place on Monday 20th May at 7.30pm in the Town Hall. Maybe see you then!