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At the beginning of the first lockdown we converted Sumac Centre into a hub for the distribution of foods around our community, to open our food stores for those isolated at home or those that wish to distance themselves from the madness of Tesco & Asda (for many reasons) We've crunched the 800+ rows of […]
The Sparrows' Nest was established by the Anarchist Federation’s Nottingham group with the involvement of other class struggle anarchists. It is a ‘Centre for Anarchist Culture and Education’, set up to inform people about the ideology and history of Anarchism in its many forms, and about working class struggles in our region. The Library and […]
Save the Earth Cooperative are putting on a Community Market in Sneinton, on the First Friday of each month, to promote social eating here in Nottingham, a place where families can come out and enjoy some food from local Nottinghamshire producers at a fair price All hot food and drink will be priced between £2.00 […]
Brinsley Animal Rescue are short of volunteers during the Winter - fence building, staining, aviary building, mucking out, rabbit run building and more. Call Brinsley first to check arrangements. You can go by Rainbow 1 bus from Nottingham Victoria Bus station or Upper Parliament St (towards Eastwood/Alfreton). Ask for the Moor Road stop in Brinsley, […]
Sumac meetings are currently held at 5.30pm on the 1st Monday of each month. All are welcome to come and participate. To get involved just drop by and join in! The Sumac Centre is an independent community and social centre in Nottingham, home to project including the Forest Fields Social Club, People's Kitchen, Veggies Catering […]
Planning meetings continue for Nottingham Green Festival, a sustainable-themed festival, organised by a volunteer cooperative planning group. The 30th Nottingham Green Festival will be held at The Arboretum on 10th September 2023. Contact us to join the meeting online on Zoom or join us at Sumac Centre, where there is provision to maintaining social distancing, […]
It's so simple... We meet once a month at St.Jude's Church Hall, 405 Woodborough Road, share some food and talk to each other. Then we form a circle and introduce ourselves with an emphasis on being positive together. People are invited to think about what they need and what they might have to offer. All […]
Radical Routes is a network of radical housing co-ops, workers co-ops and social centres, whose members are committed to working for positive social change. Four times a year, the member co-ops get together at weekend events which have a social function, but which are also the places at which all important decisions are taken. They […]
The hackspace - a workshop and coworking space for the East Midlands, located close to the centre of Nottingham. It’s a place for makers and creatives to meet, learn, swap skills, and work on projects. It is run on a non-profit basis to serve your creative interests as a member. Whether those are craft, electronics, […]
Kirkby Pet Welfare is a small animal shelter attempting to tackle the desperate task of rescuing and re-homing unwanted rabbits, hamsters and other small rodents, often bred indiscriminately by the pet trade. Nottingham Animal Rights seeks volunteers for regular workdays. It is really rewarding work, because we can all do a little to make a […]
A Nottingham-based group supporting the Extinction Rebellion movement - fighting against climate breakdown and the extinction crisis. Join us! There are many local group meetings, events and activities, including Monday workshops at Sumac Centre.
A delightful dish is cooked and served at the Sumac Cafe by a different volunteer team each Saturday. Food is served at 7pm until all gone. The Forest Fields Social Club Bar follows from 7.30. On the last Saturday of each month People's Kitchen is part of a fundraising evening for Punk for the Homeless, […]
Radical Routes is a network of radical housing co-ops, workers co-ops and social centres, whose members are committed to working for positive social change. Four times a year the member co-ops get together at weekend events which have a social function, but which are also the places at which all important decisions are taken. They […]
'Warning: time is running out limit climate chaos - share skills to save the planet' Nottingham Green Festival is organised by grass routes community based volunteers, with no statutory funding. The ethical standards and environmental / human / animal rights ethos of the event are long established, having evolved from the pre-history of the Nottingham […]
Nottingham's Rainbow Centre opened at 180 Mansfield Road on 9th September 1985, the co-operative having been established on 9th April 1984 by campaigners for peace, animal rights, human rights, civil liberties and the environment. Veggies Catering Campaign (established 18th October 1984) moved in from Earthwise (the FoE Shop next door) when it closed, later […]