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TTL Housing Group has contributed our ideas to the Heritage Foundation on sustainable housing for Letchworth.  Some of us have got interested in visiting Hockerton Housing Project, a sustainable housing project.  You can see more about it on their website.

We know the journey by road is about 2 hours by car; a bit north east from Nottingham.  We have booked a tour on Saturday 27 June at 2pm.   The three hour tour will be £20 per person (waged) or £15 (low waged or student rate.

In good Transition tradition, we hope that TTLers will fill cars for a day out or make best use of the fuel used to stay over to explore the area.  There’s Southwell Minster, a very fine very early and unspoilt church in a quaint town of Southwell.  Just down the road is the National Trust’s chillingly preserved workhouse.  The Derbyshire Dales aren’t far and on line you will find lots else to make a weekend of it.  Some of us will be camping and caravanning.  Look at your diary… show your interest by sending us an email at TTLetchworth@gmail.com and marking it for attention of Sue.


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