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Why on earth would anyone want to escape to a hut for the weekend?

Lesley Riddoch explores the joys of hutting… What’s the attraction of living without running water, electricity, a road to the door or a fridge? Where’s the mystique in having a Calor Gas-fired ageing stove? Who fancies waking up in the … Continue reading

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A thousand huts on the move

Following our vibrant, oversubscribed “huts and hutting” session at Big Tent Festival 2012 and another full house at our Autumn event at the Steiner School in Edinburgh, you might be forgiven for thinking that the campaigners have all headed to … Continue reading

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Scotland’s commentators and thinkers get huts

A couple of pieces appearing over the past week have underlined the notion that this hutting campaign could be very big – it could be a social revolution. First, is Peter McColl’s blog post at Bright Green which outlines why … Continue reading

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Campaign launched

We had a fantastic conference on 15 June with over 150 people turning up. Detailed planning is underway on how to take the campaign forward. Meanwhile, contact us if you have any questions. Please also join in the 250 and … Continue reading

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Scottish Parliament Motion

A motion has been tabled today (23 June 2011) in the Scottish Parliament supporting the thousandhuts campaign by Alison Johnstone MSP. Please contact your MSP and encourage them to sign it. S4M-00380 Alison Johnstone: Thousand Huts Campaign—That the Parliament welcomes … Continue reading

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A Thousand Huts Campaign

Welcome to the heart of Reforesting Scotland’s new campaign on Scottish hutting. 15 June Conference – flyer and conference programme and Press Release At Reforesting Scotland’s 2010 annual gathering, it was proposed to start a campaign to promote and expand … Continue reading

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