Transition New Mills Reading Group

The New Mills Transition Reading Group meets monthly, currently on Zoom, to discuss a book, watch a film/video or host a speaker. This month we discussed Why I’m No Longer Talking to White People About Racism by Reni Eddo-Lodge. We are all white but some have close family members and friends who are people of colour.Continue reading “Transition New Mills Reading Group”

Flatpack Democracy – Cafe Transition event

We are delighted to welcome Peter Macfadyen, author of the renowned book Flatpack Democracy (and 2!). Starting in the Somerset town of Frome in 2013, the Flatpack Democracy movement has shown that by standing as a group of independent local councillors working closely together, people all over the country can and do steer their localContinue reading “Flatpack Democracy – Cafe Transition event”

Discussion Group: The Impact of Eating

The New Mills Transition Reading Group meets monthly in someone’s home to discuss a book or, occasionally, to watch a film/video or host a speaker. At the September meeting we discussed George Monbiot’s article in the Guardian on 9th August, ‘Here’s the true cost of eating meat. It’s worse than you think’ together with theContinue reading “Discussion Group: The Impact of Eating”