Monthly Archives: December 2012

Transition Hythe: Backing the Transition Free Press

Transition Hythe has signed up alongside 30+ other transition groups to start distributing the soon-to-be-launched Transition Free Press newspaper. Transition Free Press is a new national newspaper. It will be run as a a pilot for four issues during 2013, starting on 1 February. The 24-page edition will follow the blueprint of a preview issue…

This year’s energy project: sign up now!

For the third consecutive year, Transition Hythe will have a thermal image camera and will be offering free studies to help people identify heat loss from their homes. If you have problems with your house and would like us to visit, please make contact. We would also like to hear from anyone who would be…

A community role for a cleaner Shepway?

Transition Hythe’s December litter-pick of Hythe beach produced around 30 bags as a result of the efforts of 19 hardy souls who braved the stormy conditions. Once more, a large portion of the litter was from industrial fishing and beach anglers, with this resulting in the most potentially deadly items for birds and other wildlife.…

Save your Christmas debris!

It might seem like a long way off but thoughts are already turning to our Transition Hythe float for the 2013 Venetian Fete, with the planning under way and the build phase to start early in the new year. The main suggestion to date is for a wildflower meadow, with insects flying above it, made…