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Permaculture Picture House: INHABIT, a film about inspiring Permaculture at Passing Clouds

July 7, 2015 from 6:45pm to 11pm
The reality of our many environmental issues and unsustainable economic patterns can be overwhelming and disempowering. But the most compelling part of Permaculture is its aim to help design a world that we can transition into, rather then continue fighting against. Buckminster Fuller once said "You never change things by fighting the existing reality. To change something, build a new model that makes the existing model obsolete."We will be showing the film "INHABIT", which explores the many…See More
Jun 30, 2015
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Permaculture Picture House presents: After Fukushima: Disaster as a space for the new to emerge at Passing Clouds

April 7, 2015 from 6:45pm to 11pm
What is emerging in Japan 4 years on from the tsunami and nuclear disaster? How are Transition Towns responding? What can we learn from environmental grassroots activism in Japan and local level responses to the disaster?Last year Ros Bedlow fulfilled her dream to travel overland to Japan, where she lived for 10 years during the 80s and 90s. She then spent two months travelling, during which she visited 4 Transition Towns and saw many aspects of permaculture in practice. From the caldera of a…See More
Mar 31, 2015
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Permaculture Picture House presents: After Fukushima: Disaster as a space for the new to emerge at Passing Clouds

April 7, 2015 from 6:45pm to 11pm
What is emerging in Japan 4 years on from the tsunami and nuclear disaster? How are Transition Towns responding? What can we learn from environmental grassroots activism in Japan and local level responses to the disaster?Last year Ros Bedlow fulfilled her dream to travel overland to Japan, where she lived for 10 years during the 80s and 90s. She then spent two months travelling, during which she visited 4 Transition Towns and saw many aspects of permaculture in practice. From the caldera of a…See More
Mar 17, 2015
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Permaculture Picture House presents: The Spirit of 1945 film showing at Passing Clouds

February 3, 2015 from 6:45pm to 11pm
1945 was a pivotal year in British history. The unity that carried Britain through the war allied to the bitter memories of the inter-war years led to a vision of a better society. Director Ken Loach has used film from Britain's regional and national archives, alongside sound recordings and contemporary interviews to create a rich political and social narrative. THE SPIRIT OF '45 hopes to illuminate and celebrate a period of unprecedented community spirit in the UK, the impact of which endured…See More
Jan 21, 2015
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Permaculture and the Vegan Way at Passing Clouds

January 6, 2015 from 7pm to 11pm
Graham Burnet is the founder of Spiralseed (spiralseed.co.uk/) promoting ‘permaculture education and earthright living’. He has been a vegan for over thirty years and is coming to talk about his beliefs and his latest book, the Vegan Book of Permaculture - along with a short film and music from KMT and Graham’s own Warty Hubbard.Doors open at 6:45 and a donation is asked for on the door. Delicious food and drinks are available to buy at the bar.See you all in 2015!See More
Dec 14, 2014
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Social Permaculture: An inquiry into building rigorous partnership with the Global South community at Passing Clouds

November 4, 2014 from 6:45pm to 11pm
This will be an interactive session with presentations of programmes bringing environmental and social change using case studies from Cameroon, Kenya and Jamaica. Together, we will examine what it really takes to embed lasting benefits into a community to develop local resilience, adaptability and autonomy in the context of the Global South. Our facilitator, Kevin Mascarenhas of Natural Flow will be drawing on his recent teaching tour in Cameroon to look for the insights and lessons learned.Our…See More
Oct 22, 2014
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Tue 7th October - Permaculture Picture House presents: Harvest Festival Eve at Passing Clouds

October 7, 2014 from 6:45pm to 11pm
Come along and celebrate the harvest with us - a time to give thanks for the food that nourishes us, those involved in collecting and preparing it, and the life-systems that have enabled it.We have a busy evening planned - a talk and Q&A from the Orchard Project (with accompanying apple press!), a film about the origin of the apple and a talk about Rainforest Saver's work to preserve and protect rain-forests.We'll be rounding everything off with live music from Warty Hubbard!Food will be…See More
Sep 28, 2014
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Permaculture Picture House presents: Animate Earth film and talk by Ian Lillington. at Passing Clouds

September 2, 2014 from 6:45pm to 11pm
Our world's in crisis and like many others Dr. Stephan Harding believes that science has contributed to the many ecological problems we're now facing, but he also thinks that science has the answer. In this time of increasing environmental problems we need a science that not only makes us clever but also makes us wise. Building on the revolutionary discoveries of James Lovelock's Gaia Theory he believes that we urgently need to develop an expanded science that cultivates intuitive wisdom…See More
Aug 26, 2014
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Permaculture Picture House presents: Diploma in Applied Permaculture presentation by Johanna Damm at Dalston

August 5, 2014 from 7pm to 11pm
The final leg of the 2 year diploma in Applied Permaculture is a presentation to peers. Johanna will share her 10 projects and 2.5 year journey with us, focusing on her most recent work: setting up a Permaculture demonstration site and reforestation project. She joins us from her new home, South Mexico where she and her husband are transforming a 1000 ha family ranch dedicated to cattle to include forestry plantations, biodiversity areas, silvopasture and food production. At the heart of their…See More
Jul 28, 2014
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Permaculture Picture House presents: Diploma in Applied Permaculture presentation by Johanna Damm at Dalston

August 5, 2014 from 7pm to 11pm
The final leg of the 2 year diploma in Applied Permaculture is a presentation to peers. Johanna will share her 10 projects and 2.5 year journey with us, focusing on her most recent work: setting up a Permaculture demonstration site and reforestation project. She joins us from her new home, South Mexico where she and her husband are transforming a 1000 ha family ranch dedicated to cattle to include forestry plantations, biodiversity areas, silvopasture and food production. At the heart of their…See More
Jul 27, 2014
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"Hi Nick,  Good to see you here!! Les"
Feb 2, 2014
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Jan 19, 2014

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At 12:52 on February 2, 2014, Les Moore said…

Hi Nick, 

Good to see you here!!

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