Yearly Archives: 2014

Our Launch Party!

We had a fantastic night last Wednesday 17th Sept when we launched the Granville Community Kitchen! Over 60 people came to sample Dee’s wonderful punpointastic menu. She served: Spicy pumpkin dip Pumpkin seed crackers Pumpkin & Squash Flatbreads with goat’s

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Granville Community Kitchen’s First Film Night!

Last Wednesday we had a fabulous time at Granville Community Kitchen’s first film night. Dee made a wonderful creole stew and rice, we chatted, made new friends, and watched a lovely film about the power of community and chocolate! What

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Degrowth Conference 2014, Leipzig, Germany

I have just come back from the Degrowth Conference in Leipzig. What a fantastic time!  I was not that taken with Degrowth itself. It seems to be an attempt to merge in some way political and ecologic views about how to move

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LCNC’s Day of fun, food and celebrations…

On 20th July LCNC hosted a day of fun, food and celebration at a local hall. Many of our friends, neighbours and volunteers joined us. Over seventy people came. Each project within LCNC had a table with activities. Below is

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Celebrations Ahead!

Building is not my thing. For about two years the rest of the management committee have been so excited about our building project and have learned so much. I did get excited with them at some points but physically building

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Strohpolis!

Strohpolis, meaning straw house, is the first major building and first straw bale building that Sieben Linden built. It is the building that convinced the Local Authorities to allow straw bale buildings. It is what makes Sieben Linden such a special

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Sewage at 7L- closing the human food cycle

Eva gave us a tour of the compost toilet system at 7L. She said that a toilet without a disadvantage has not yet been designed. 7L have four different types of compost toilet and each one has advantages and disadvantages.

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