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Transition Cambridge aims to help Cambridge make the transition to ways of life that are more resilient in the face of rising energy prices and a changing climate.

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Zero waste shopping has arrived in Cambridge!

Have you heard about Cambridge's first 100% zero waste shop? A start-up enterprise, Full Circle, is offering a range of household cleaning and personal hygiene products at Cambridge Market from Thursdays to Mondays as well as at many pop-up community events in and around Cambridge and the villages.

Full Circle offers a range of carefully sourced cleaning products for homes and bodies that have impeccable planet friendly credentials, and their future plans include more products, a bigger market stall and an electric vehicle pop-up shop. The business is right in line with the spirit and ethos of the Transition Towns movement.

Full Circle founders, Emma, Johanna and Paul are seeking help from the Transition community. You are warmly invited to contribute to their crowd funder. It runs until Wednesday 17th April, and includes rewards for funders such as discounts and gifts. Even if you can't donate, please visit the page for other ways that you can help the project.

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Source: Transition Cambridge 01 Apr 2019
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Upcoming events

Sunday 19th May: Empty Common Community Garden

Empty Common Community Garden 10:30-12:30 add to google calendar
There is generally a group of us in the garden on Sunday mornings from 10.30 am to 12.30 or later, and people are also coming and going during the week - you don't even have to garden just come and enjoy the space! More...
Source: Transition Cambridge - ECCG

Wednesday 22nd May: Sustainable Finance: How do you make your biggest impact?

OtherSyde, The Engineers House, Museum of Technology, Riverside, CB5 8LD 19:00-20:30 add to google calendar
Banking, Investing, Mortgages, Avocado? Join us at the Transition Cafe for a brief presentation and discussion on the impact of our personal finances and how we can make the most drastic gains for sustainability. We will focus on practical steps to make a positive change - NOW. Spaces are limited, so please make sure to book on Eventbrite). We invite donations of £2-£3 per person to cover venue hire.

Transition Cafe is a monthly event series with lively conversations, talks, films, workshops and presentations about all the things we're passionate about to build a great community in our city. The bar will be open before and after the event, and you're invited to stay on afterwards to meet like-minded people, network, explore new ideas, and get to know others involved with Transition Cambridge. More...
Source: Transition Cambridge

Thursday 30th May: Energy Group Meeting

tbc 20:00-22:00 add to google calendar
At this meeting our main topic will be radical policy changes. Patrick will explain Carbon Fee and Dividend, Gareth will explain Tradable Energy Quotas, and Nicola will (if there is time) challenge us to consider some radical measures which could be deployed to achieve net zero emissions quickly.

All welcome, Contact Nicola for venue details. More...
Source: Transition Cambridge Energy Group
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