Monthly Archives: December 2013

Situations vacant: Transition Hythe, the next steps

Hythe has been an official Transition Town since March 2011 www.transitionnetwork.org. In 2014, we want to move to the next level, to further embed and embrace the Transition ethos for a more sustainable and vibrant community. This needs YOUR help. We believe that there are the following posts that need filling, some or all of…

Organic vegetables and composting

We have two projects coming up related to organic gardening. We’ve a half-day course on vegetable growing and composting, plus an offer to get involved in transforming a half-acre paddock in West Hythe. The course will provide an introduction to growing organic vegetables and composting, hosted by one of our members. It will be mid-January.…

Volunteer mentors sought for young entrepreneur scheme

Kent Foundation for Young Entrepreneurs is launching a Shepway mentoring scheme to help youngsters in their first steps towards setting up a business and would like to hear from any Transition Hythe members who would like to be invlved. The charity has gained funding for the Shepway project and is now seeking mentors and any…

Adopt a cycle route!

Photo courtesy of Cycle Shepway Would you be interested in being a cycle route ranger in Shepway? Sustrans Rangers look after the national and regional cycle routes and are often involved in other activities to promote cycling, walking and sustainable transport in general (see www.sustrans.org.uk for details). It currently needs more rangers in Shepway and…