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B&NES Pollution Consultation

Bath and North East Somerset Council have recently launched 2 consultation relating to transport in central Bath: Bath Air Quality Action Plan (deadline 26 Nov 2017) Parking Strategy (deadline 23 Oct 2017) Bath Air Quality Action Plan Consultation The consultation is essentially a survey to find out resident’s views on a large number of proposals which might […]

Transition Bath June 2017 newsletter

If you would like to signup to receive our newsletter by email click here. Newsletter June 2017 Our newsletter this month is dominated by the ‘hot topic’ in Bath this month -Transport and Air Pollution. Following on from our highly successful mayoral hustings, Conservative Tim Bowles has been elected regional mayor. We also recently interviewed  Bath’s parliamentary candidates […]

The fourth ‘R’: Reduce, Re-use, Re-cycle – and Repair

Repairing is the new, on-trend ‘R’ in waste reduction. The concept of the 3Rs – reduce, re-use, recycle – was originally developed by WRAP (Waste Resources Action Plan). Now repair cafés are starting up across the country, mainly in the larger cities where there is a greater pool of expertise. Bath Repair Café was started […]

Wild Walcot

Wild Walcot

This welcome addition to the Bath street scene is a collaboration between the Walcot Street Traders, Avon Wildlife Trust and Vegmead. The intention is to create green spaces all along Walcot Street. The first project has transformed the waste ground at the top of the entrance to the Cattle Market car park, to provide seating, […]

YMCA Garden July 2017

Transition Bath’s Flourishing Community Gardens

With growing season in full swing, the Transition Bath’s small community gardens scattered around Bath are flourishing. Gooseberries have all been picked and tomatoes are swelling nicely. Gardening sessions are fairly regular at Park Street (Sundays 11am-1pm, weather permitting, photo to left) and on an ad-hoc basis at Donkey Lane, Broad Street Place (YMCA courtyard) […]