(Editor’s note: Thanks Allison, this has clear links to our tree-planting project) We are currently in a place where so many within society have no value for nature. They are aware that nature exists and I would class them in two groups: Those that see it as annoying: pesky insects and spiders, weeds in […]
You can do an awful lot with just a little. Take a look at this video of the Cultural Squatters guys on CCChallenge day the other month. Brace yourself for Narina and the gang . . .
Posted on 3 December, 2018 by The Steady State Manchester team Flyer for the Countercoin Challenge by Carolyn Kagan (The second of two pieces about Countercoin. The first by Mike Riddell set out the basic philosophy and reported on the event that Carolyn mentions below.) There are some great things happening in the Potteries and Newcastle-Under-Lyme – couldn’t they happen in […]
And the winner is…..Burslem (The Co-Operative Academy of Stoke on Trent). Mel and Narina were so, so close, but the kids at the school knew what they had to do to win (they started after everyone else but also had the advantage of knowing the other results. A bit unfair you could say…but it wasn’t […]
18th October. The CounterCoin Blog At today’s meeting: were (left to right) CJ Walley, John Evans, Nicky, Narina, Sonya and Mel at “The Squat” Stuff we discussed: “Sending a message”. We decided that there is an opportunity to get behind local creative talent in a way that could generate some positive PR for […]
This is a Blog Post / General Update / Notes from the CounterCoin Core Team Meeting on 11th October 2018 . . . . So why this format? Adam from Crypto Bates Group and Mel from Keele Uni have been asking me to produce notes from the meetings they can’t attend. Given the amount […]
Early versions of physical CounterCoin were cut from sheets of acrylic. They were bright dayglo and eyecatching, here’s how they came into being. Have a little look……