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

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 to confirm with him. Colin Farrelly from Cheshire East, who is responsible […]

Energy

Energy

Our energy section aims to keep you informed about what the Transition Wilmslow Energy Group is currently doing. Latest minutes from the the last Energy Group meeting are now available here. Thursday 9 March: Open House Energy Meeting – How can we reduce our carbon footprint in Wilmslow and save money? Transition Wilmslow are hosting an open […]

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.  […]

Lindow Moss

Transition Wilmslow and Lindow Moss Realising the potential; how Transition Wilmslow envisages the restored landscape. We would like to see a restored landscape close to that which nature intended. This would be a rain nourished landscape with carpets of green and gold Sphagnum moss, once again capturing and locking away carbon from the atmosphere. The […]

Environment and Planning

Environment and Planning

July 2016 The local planning scene is now abuzz with activity! Following the recent consultation in the Spring an amended CEC Local Plan is being prepared for the Inspector with hearing sessions to be resumed in September.TW submitted comments on a number of areas and have requested to participate in sessions on The Vision, Green Belt and […]