Transition Wirral resources


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Leaflet


An A4 leaflet can be downloaded from here


Fact sheets


Click below to download fact sheets on local food, growing your own, and recipes.

Seasonal UK produce leaflet What UK-grown seasonal produce to look for each month.

Local Food


Local food: Bramleys leaflet Where to buy local-grown Bramleys, with recipes for Baked Bramleys with Berries, and Bramley Slices.
Local food: Rhubarb recipes Recipes for Rhubarb Squares, and Rhubarb and Orange Cake.
Local food: Courgette recipes Recipes for Ginger Courgette Cake and Chocolate Courgette Cake.

Grow your own


Grow your own: Rhubarb leaflet With recipe for Rhubarb Squares.
Start to grow your own veg leaflet
Grow your own: Cooking apples leaflet
Grow your own: Strawberries leaflet Which plants to buy and how to plant and look after them.


Recommended reading


  • The Transition Handbook by Rob Hopkins (2008), Green Books
Essential reading for those concerned about what life will be like after the end of cheap oil.
Chapters on 'Peak Oil', a positive vision, and local resiliance.
There is a copy in West Kirby Library, courtesy of a donation from TTWK.

  • The Long Emergency by James Kunstler

  • The No-Nonsense Guide to Climate Change by Dinyar Godrej, 3rd Edition (2006) New Internationalist Publications

  • The Party's Over: Oil, War and The Fate of Industrial Societies by Richard Heinberg, 2nd Edition, (2005) ISBN 1 905570 00 7 www.richardheinberg.com/books