Wilmslow Green Doors

Green Doors: Saturday 28 September 2013 Come and find out what others have done to make their homes more sustainable, cheaper to live in, and see if there are things you can do too. Where do you lose heat? What can you do to save money and energy? Compare ideas, ask questions. None of us […]

Green Doors

Success of our first Green Doors event On the day when many people went to see fast cars in Wilmslow, others were busy looking at how to make their houses more energy efficient. Wilmslow Green Doors was a great success. Some 50 people came through the 6 houses open at some point of the day, […]

Green Doors

Green Doors event from Transition Wilmslow We have all enjoyed open garden events, or heritage open days, but what about an opportunity to see some ordinary houses that have been worked on to save their heating and gas bills? After Transition Wilmslow’s thermal imaging surveys of houses across the area in the spring, we have […]

Energy group meetings

 TW Energy Group Update: October 2017: Energy Group Steering Group notes October 2017 Notes of Transition Wilmslow Energy Group Meeting: 30 January 2017 Present: Ali, Anthony, Joy, Geoff, Luigi, Andrew, Helen Energy – Steering Group meeting, 9 March 19.30-21.00, venue: Friend’s Meeting House (tbc) Speakers: Mike Rance (previously of Go-Lo Macc) has already been invited, Anthony […]

Energy

Energy

Thursday 3rd September 6pm Carbon Coop event on Green Grants 6-7.30 online Book here: Wednesday 30 September 6-7.30 online Carbon Coop Event Heat Pumps for Householders book here: https://carbon.coop/event/heat-pumps-for-householders-webinar/ with Flo Collier August 4th update on Green Homes Details of the new £2 billion Green Homes Grant scheme, which will see the government fund up […]

April/May: Bee friendly!

This month’s challenge is for all the gardeners out there… and non-gardeners can give it a go too! As we are nearing the end of our journey, we are looking at the green spaces on our doorstep, or window sill… If you’re thinking about what to do with your outdoor space this spring, how about making it wildlife […]

12 Monthly Challenges: April / May

Time to “bee” friendly! This month’s challenge is for all the gardeners out there… and non-gardeners can give it a go too! As we’re nearing the end of our journey, we are looking at the green spaces on our doorstep, or window sill… If you’re thinking about what to do with your outdoor space this spring, how […]

We Want Your Vote For Wilmslow!

 Two Wilmslow groups shortlisted for community funding Great news!  Skipton Building Society ‘Grassroots Giving Campaign’ have 161 grants of £500 each for projects that enhance local communities – and Transition Wilmslow and Wilmslow Community Archaeology have been shortlisted for entry into the final voting stage! Voting opened on 1st September and runs until mid October.  […]

Transition Wilmslow and Lindow Moss

What’s happening on Lindow Moss? We have now had three meetings of our Lindow Moss Community Forum (details on community forum page) and remain hopeful that the Moss restoration will start soon. Jeff Clarke is undertaking ecological surveys and has posted some amazing photos of the Moss in glorious April sunshine; follow him on Twitter […]

Environment and Planning

Environment and Planning

June 2021: Our response to Cheshire East’s Draft Biodiversity Net Gain Consultation October 2020: Our response to the UK Government’s Planning for The Future Consultation May 2020: We have submitted responses to two recent planning applications, one involving Saltersley Hall Farm on Lindow Moss, and one on Manchester Road (above) where the application suggests considerable […]