First Alternatiba Todmorden is a Big Success

A great day in Todmorden, West Yorkshire at the first festival of climate alternatives, 500 people, 50 organisations and businesses promoting solutions to climate change, 20 talks and workshops about tackling climate change, 20 volunteer stewards, 9 venues in the town centre, two conferences (one videoconference), samba and drums around the town, a street party on Water Street, the music went on until late in different venues.

Thanks to Janet.




Incredible Conference with Big Names from Incredible Edible Todmorden.


Thanks to Joe.






11193364_633125863455459_6758533407288141954_nPoetic Alternatiba Todmorden at Fundevogel Cafe.


Thanks to Rob.







Hanna-LouiseHealdVolunteerStewardStalls and gazebos on Pollination Street.


Thanks to chief steward, Hannah-Louise.







Anthony RaesWorkshopOnParis negotiations on international emissions limits

Climate Coalition meeting about the upcoming climate summit in Paris.


Thanks to Finn.







Local, low-carbon and vegan cafe in the Town Hall.


Thanks to Hilary and her team of volunteers.







LowCarbonEnergyForDevelopmentNetworkStallA(1)WWOOF, Low Carbon Energy Research, the Himalayas and a mini wind turbine.


Thanks to Ben.







Photos thanks to Dave Croft and Oxana.