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December 13, 2018

Local Transition:

Potato Day 2019 -

Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Fracking in Lancashire – is it safe? -

Sunday, January 14, 2018

Where can I Charge my Electric Car in Lancaster? -

Sunday, January 14, 2018

Dynamo Cycle Campaign -

Sunday, February 26, 2017

Potato Day 28 Jan POSTER -

Saturday, January 7, 2017

New Year’s Day walk -

Saturday, December 31, 2016

Potato Day Sat 28 Jan 2017 -

Monday, November 28, 2016

Sewing Cafe Saturday 27th November -

Tuesday, November 22, 2016

Are you Prepared for the Transport Disruption?

According to Tony Seba’s new book “Clean Disruption of Energy and Transportation”, over the next thirteen years we can all expect to face a complete disruption of our methods of transportation, no matter which political party happens to get themselves elected in the UK this week. This is because major corporations in Silicon Valley, USA are investing so heavily in high tech, software driven solutions to transport needs that it will be for reasons of economics that we will all choose to convert from our current methods rather than any great turnaround in people’s desires to save the planet. We…

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Dynamo Cycle Campaign

Lancaster’s Cycle Campaign, Dynamo, has been campaigning for safety improvements on the A6 for several years, which stepped up in December 2014 when they wrote to Lancashire Council Council about the awful accident statistics and demanded action. They then worked up a list of improvements in April 2015, together with the Council’s Road Safety Manager. The significant improvements needed relate to the junctions where accidents have occurred, as well as minor lining and signing updates. In all of this time, the Council has managed only the lining and signing and has even back tracked on promises to complete the work….

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Electric Dreams?

Have you thought about getting yourself an electric bike yet? I noticed when I went past Leisure Lakes bikes in Penny Street the other day that they are offering test rides to try out their latest electric bike offerings. Tempting offer – but then I looked closer in their window and prices seem to be around the £3000 – £4000 mark. What! I thought to myself – for a bike! It seems that eco-bikes are being aimed at the well to do. On the other hand, the Chinese are steaming ahead with electric transport for those who need to get…

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