News & Events

Transition Tavistock – Going Forward

Tamar Energy Community started life as the Transition Tavistock (TT) Energy Group. TT is holding its annual celebration of the year gone by, and discussion about the coming year and priorities, on Saturday 18th November at 14:00, in Local Matters, Elbow Lane, Tavistock. If you’d like to come along there are more details here.  

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Tamar Energy Fest

Tamar Energy Fest – 28th Oct 17 – A great success   Held in Tavistock Town Hall, Tamar Energy Fest brought together local businesses and volunteers in a celebration of local energy and other eco-innovations. More than 150 visitors came along to chat to local exhibitors, browse our information areas and listen to our programme of…

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Power the Night with Sunlight in Golberdon

Vote here now to help make it happen. South Hill parish is just 17 minutes from Tavistock. The Parish Hall in Golberdon village is the heart of all activities and needs money spent on it to keep it going. We aim to “Power the Night with Sunlight” … store the energy generated from the solar panels installed on…

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Free Home Visits for residents with Project LEAP

Tamar Energy Community and West Devon Borough Council are getting behind a new pilot project to help local residents save energy and money in their homes.   The Local Energy Advice Programme (LEAP) provides residents with a free home visit from a trained energy adviser who provides advice and support to make the home as energy…

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Foraging Walk and Wild Food Lunch – Saturday 6th May

A 2 hour (approx.) walk  learning how to identify wild edible spring plants, that are growing in the hedgerow and riverside, and the poisonous plants you could mistake them for. Ending with a delicious meal at The Old Plough Inn sampling the wild food we find. Cost: £35 Spring Walks: Meeting at 11:15am at the…

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First Tavistock Seed Swap at Local Matters – April 2017

First Tavistock Seed Swap at Local Matters – April 2017

Tavistock’s first Seed Swap was a great success on Saturday 8th April. We had  just over a hundred visitors dropping into Local Matters for seeds, advice and a chat. We’d like to thank Rob and Diana from Holsworthy Organics for helping us offer a great range of seeds; and to all the local allotment holders…

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Totally Locally – Fiver Fest 1st April – 8th April

Totally Locally Tavistock launches Fiver Fest on Saturday 1st April. Lots of special offers for just £5 from independent traders in the town. So far, 36 businesses are taking part! Check out the Totally Locally Facebook page or read about the offers on page 17 in the Tavistock Times Gazette (30th March issue).

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Smart Energy Marketplace 2017

  Tamar Energy Community is looking forward to this event. A great chance to catch up with what’s going on in the market. And you can find us in the Communities section. Let us know if you’re planning to go. Organised by RegenSW. Find out more here:  www.smartenergymarketplace.co.uk 28 March, Sandy Park, Exeter from 10.00 am to…

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