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Marsden and Slaithwaite Transition Towns (MASTT)

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  1. Exploring practical ways to create vibrant community life beyond cheap oil.

    We meet to organise events and projects to raise awareness of ''peak oil'' and ''climate change'' within the community. The group is made up entirely of volunteers so new volunteers are always welcome - just get in touch!

    Meetings on the 2nd Thursday of every month from 7.30pm at The Commercial in Slaithwaite - please check the MASTT website for up-to-date information on meetings and events, and also for more general information.


Contacts

Tiff Schofield
Steering Group Member
07403 757567

Organisation last updated

  1. 18 April 2017

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Follow us on Twitter & Facebook!

  1. You can now follow us on Twitter we are mastt_uk

    Add us as a 'Friend' on Facebook, we are 'Marsden Slaithwaite Transition Towns'

  2. 18/04/2017

History

  1. MASTT was formed in November 2007 from members of the local community. Our group is based on the 'Transition Town' Movement started by Rob Hopkins in Kinsale and Totnes.

    Since our formation we have organised a number of events and projects to bring together the whole community to improve the way we live now and in the future (details can be found on our website).

    We have now planted our Community Orchard in Slaithwaite - volunteers regularly needed to help with its upkeep.

    We have also supported the formation of the fantastic The Handmade Bakery, Green Valley Grocer and Edibles.

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