Penrith Action for Community Transition (PACT)

Glaciers and Climate Change

Please come to the free talk by Prof Michael Hambrey on glaciers and climate change and why this matters to humanity. He will look briefly at the impact of Storm Desmond and include some personal observations that stress the need for urgent action on climate change at both an individual and political level.

  • 8 November 7pm, Friends Meeting House, Penrith

More info on talk

Calving and rapidly receding glacier in Svalbard (Norwegian High Arctic)
Calving and rapidly receding glacier in Svalbard (Norwegian High Arctic)

PACT and Freegle are keen to encourage people to grow-your-own communally, in your own back garden or on your window sill.

Find a community garden

CAfS Sustain Eden
Various projects supported by the Big Lottery Fund
PACT was a partner in the Sustain Eden scheme run by Cumbria Action for Sustainability (CAfS) that is funded by the Big Lottery Fund. Their Communities Living Sustainably fund supports communities in England to live and work in a more sustainable way. The SustainEden project ran from February 2013 for three years.

Environmental action in Eden District

PACT aims to increase our ability in Penrith & the Eden Valley to cope with the challenges of peak oil, climate change and economic sustainability. PACT is an environmental group started in Cumbria in 2008, and is part of the growing transition town network in the UK and around the world. PACT is made up of a group of like-minded and enthusiastic volunteers, committed to making a real difference in the local community.

Look what we've done

Force Beck Wood, Shap

Make your own Garden of Eden

Story Giants of Eden

Films and reports