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Carne Ross, the Accidental Anarchist

Carne Ross, former British UN diplomat during the Afghanistan and Iraq wars, came to the Rye Bakery on Friday 5th October to discuss the inner workings of British foreign policy & his transformation into an anarchist. A showing of his documentary ‘Accidental Anarchist’ was followed by a Q&A session and wider discussion about the issues raised. See this post…

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Rising Up: Upping the Game — a talk by Roger Hallam

Speaker Roger Hallam outlined the impacts of climate change and what actions we can take to enable the switch away from fossil fuels. Roger said ‘The science is done – we are heading for climate catastrophe in the next decade and face the prospect of extinction if governments don’t change course very fast. Come and hear the…

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Frome Rises for Climate

An impressive crowd showed up at the Boyle Cross on the 8th September as part of the international RISE FOR CLIMATE campaign. Frome joined thousands of cities and towns around the world in holding an action and rally to demonstrate how the tide has turned in the race against climate change, to showcase climate action taking…

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Pedal-Powered Cinema

On Saturday 18th July, 2015, Electric Pedals brought their Pedal-Powered Cinema to Frome, so that we could show Ghostbusters in Victoria Park to raise money for Frome’s Missing Links cycle paths. We raised a fantastic £800 from the event – some of the funds coming in over the summer from the ‘bike jumble’ sales. Money…

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A sharing shop?

What do you think of the idea of a place where you can borrow – possibly for a small fee – items like power tools, decorating equipment and cooking items, that you might only want on a few occasions? Plans are taking shape on the ‘Sharing Shop’, which will be a joint venture between edventure…

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