Events

We know the power of bringing people together to share and learn from each other. We host regular online and in person events to create moments of connection, inspiration and exploration.

These include training workshops, peer-to-peer learning, space to delve into the tricky challenges of our time and inspiration from stories of community-led change happening now around the UK and beyond.

More detail about our training and workshops can be found here. Scroll down for details and recordings of our past events.

Events

February 2024

Transition Alive to the Call of Justice

How do we build a ‘Just Transition’ through community action? How can we ensure our movement is creating space for all to shape the future?  With Transition Together's Yaz Brien, Transition groups Community Roots Permaculture Project, Grow Belfast and more . Just Transition Lead Rona Hardie and Transition co-founder Rob Hopkins will host this reflection and  dialogue exploring what a Just transition means and how we can build it.
28th February 2024
7:00 pm
Online

March 2024

Alive to the power of building alternatives

What if Transition groups could scale up their impact? What if you had unbounded people power, time and funding to pursue your vision? What could it unleash? We'll be joined by Anthea Lawson, campaigner and author of The Entangled Activist and Nick Romeo, journalist and author of The Alternative: How to Build a Just Economy plus here stories of small seeds planted by Transition groups which have grown and morphed in new ways to bring about bigger change. 
5th March 2024
7:00 pm
Online

Launch Training Part 1

This interactive, online course is designed for for anyone considering, or in the process of starting a new Transition group. Over two half day workshops (on 9 and 23 March) we'll explore what makes our groups unique and practical tools and techniques to get started on a firm footing.  Check out our training page for more details and sign up below.
9th March 2024
10:00 am
Online

Alive to the Transition we want

Artist, theatre-makers and writer Lucy Neal will be our guide for this creative and interactive workshop as together we explore the Transition - and the Movement - we want as we look to the future. How do we build on all we’ve learnt and experienced since our foundation and renew a sense of shared vision and purpose as we look ahead to our 20th year and beyond?
12th March 2024
7:00 pm
Online

Launch Training Part 2

This is the second of a two-part training designed for anyone considering or in the process of starting a new Transition group.  Please join the first session on 9 March. Check out our training page for more information.
23rd March 2024
10:00 am
Online

April 2024

Thrive

This six-week training course is designed for existing Transition groups, supporting you to develop, grow and increase your impact. Explore together with other Transitioners from across the country useful tools and approaches to make change in your community. Find out more about this and other training programmes, and sign up at the button below.
16th April 2024
7:00 pm
Online

Past Events

Welcome to Transition

A short interactive online welcome session for new Transition groups or anyone thinking of starting one. A chance to meet our team, find out more about the Transition movement and our approach to community led change, connect with experienced Transition groups and find out about resources and guides to help you get started.
21st February 2024
7:00 pm
Online

Working with Councils Deep Dive 2

The second of two deep dives as part of Working with Councils series. Join Frances Northrop, an Associate Fellow of New Economics Foundation and a director of Totnes Community Development Society,  to explore how to bring about change through different means: campaigning, policy, practice and culture.
13th February 2024
7:00 pm
Online

Working with Councils Deep Dive 1

As part of our series on working with councils, join us to explore the Local Transformation Toolkit, a comprehensive approach to working with councils developed through collaboration between European Transition Hubs, with its creator Cristiano Bottone. The first of two deep dives into how to collaborate effectively with local authorities to achieve change. 
6th February 2024
7:00 pm
Online

Hub Development Workshop

Come join us as we present the proposal for launching a Hub to support Transition Groups in Wales and England! After researching and developing ideas, in conversation with many of you, we now have a proposal to share and hear your feedback as we look forward to recruiting 3 Hub Coordinators later in 2024. This will be a workshop, with some pre-reading, so come along with your sleeves rolled up!
27th January 2024
10:00 am
Online

Together We Can … Raise the Voices of Young People

Join our latest Transition Skillshare to hear from groups connecting with young people and opening up space for them to shape the future of their communities and their groups. With Cara Hedges of Transition Chipping Norton, Raechel Kelly, Planet Cheltenham and Eli Pickering, Cam Elizabeth, and Mike Erskine from Usk Together for the Climate.  
17th January 2024
7:30 pm
Online

2023 Transition Skillshares

Watch back our Skillshare sessions, where Transition groups share their experience and learning on a specific topic, with lots of advice, tips and inspiration for others working for community-led change. From addressing the cost of living crisis to fundraising, recruiting more members to community mapping, there are loads of hot topics to explore. Click the button below to view recordings on Youtube.
13th December 2023
Online

Seed Funding Stories 2023

As our 2023 seed funding round opens, join us for inspiring stories of change and impact sparked by recipients of last year grants. With Carmarthen Together, Bolton Diggers, Friends of the River Exe, Transition Town Wellington, Transition Network co-founder Rob Hopkins and more. Watch back at the button below. 
2nd November 2023
7:00 pm
Online

North West Regional Gathering

An in-person programme of workshops, events and visits at Greenslate Community Farm, set up 11 years ago by Transition Billinge and Orrell. We're holding two regional gatherings to build connection, share practical support and inspiration, and to explore how we can feel part of a bigger, joined-up movement.
10th June 2023
Greenslate Farm

London Regional Gathering

Transition groups across London are working on a series of events to share projects, ideas, support, tasty food and music. 11-13 May are given over to tours of exciting Transition projects around the city. On 14 May, we'll join together to reimagine our city and our neighbourhoods and explore how we can help each other build it. We're holding two regional gatherings to build connection, share practical support and inspiration.
11th May 2023
London

Together We Can

Our 10-day Summit, to unleash the power of what we can do and be together, took place in May 2022.  ‘Together We Can’ was a ten-day, online Summit packed with insightful talks, interactive workshops and captivating speakers. Many of the 30+ sessions to nurture, build and inspire you and your work for community change were recorded and can be played back via the summit webpage at the button below. 
11th May 2022
7:00 pm
Online

COP26 – What Next for Community Activism?

A moment to come together and land collectively after COP26. During this event we will share how we are feeling post COP, demystify what happened in Glasgow and explore what it means for community action moving forwards. Watch the event back at the button below.
2nd December 2021
7:00 pm
Online
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