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  • News Digitally mapping fertile spaces, teaching deep permaculture, all becoming co-stewards: Plymouth’s special social power at work, Daily Alternative (Mar 13, 2024)
  • News “I am a window of opportunity”: Plymouth’s innovative social enterprise sector comes up with Vacancy Atlas, redefining the high street, Daily Alternative (Feb 08, 2024)

2023[edit | edit source]

  • News The climate crisis leaves students feeling helpless – what universities can do to empower them, (Jul 24, 2023)
  • News A CAN at work... Look at the convening of energy and initiative going on in the Plymouth Octopus Newsletter, The Daily Alternative (Jun 06, 2023)
  • News The Guardian view on Plymouth’s lost trees: an act of vandalism, Editorial, The Guardian (Mar 27, 2023) — The protesters are right. Felling more than 100 trees at night was disrespectful to both local people and nature
  • News ‘A disgrace’: more than 100 trees cut down in Plymouth despite local opposition, The Guardian (Mar 15, 2023)
  • News Plymouth residents fight to save trees, Wicked Leeks (Feb 08, 2023)

2021[edit | edit source]

  • News Plymouth Octopus is a cosmolocal CAN in action, combining local practicality and global perspective, The Dailty Alternative (Dec 01, 2021)
  • News "The State of Us" event revealed the mulitple forms of agency within municipalism, Daily Alternative (Nov 12, 2021)
  • News The Political Opportunity, Alternative Editorial (Jul 25, 2021)

Ocean rewilding: England's largest seagrass restoration project begins, Apr 21...[1]

Building on "a foundation of self-managing enterprise", Plymouth's empowered communities ask: What is "The State of Us"? Apr 6[2]

2019[edit | edit source]

A "fab city" aims to produce everything - energy, commodities, food - that it consumes. And Plymouth is one of them. Nov 25, 2019[3]

Plymouth becomes the UK's first Fab City, Jul 1[4]

2018[edit | edit source]

What kind of space can welcome a diverse community? Apr 28[5]

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Created February 17, 2024 by Phil Green
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