Welcome to Sustainable St Albans, a group of ordinary people trying to make St Albans District a more environmentally sustainable place to live. This summer we invite you to our popular Open Food Gardens FREE events projects like Playing Out and more events.


Climate Emergency declared at St Albans District Council on 10th July 2019. Read more here…

Together we find positive and creative ways to act locally to raise awareness and address the challenges of climate change, live more sustainably and move towards a low-carbon economy.  We would love you to join in, come to our events… have a look around – see below…

Sustainability Festival

From May 11th to June 1st Sustainable St Albans and Friends of the Earth St Albans organised a special St Albans Festival packed with 160+ events across St Albans, Harpenden and the villages. A huge thanks to all our sponsors, event organisers and all the volunteers that made this landmark festival happen

CLICK HERE to see SustFest19 photos 

Open Food Gardens

Next FREE event is – Fri Aug 9th 2 – 4.30pm. Two for One! First at
104 Marshalswick Lane, AL1 4XE. Theme: Perennial Vegetables Then over the road at Peppercorn Place, St Marys Church: special opening with refreshments.

Our Planet Events

Our Planet Our Future continues on Mon 9th September with “What can you fix?” with speakers from The Repair Shed and the Restart Project. Free! Book now!

Playing Out

Playing Out St Albans is in a trial phase in the district of St Albans. Please get in touch to find out more about joining the trial and closing your street on a regular basis allowing children to play.

SustFest19 Photos

See loads of photos from the #SustFest19 events during Sustainability Festival 11 May – 1 June 2019. From bike rides to bat walks, repair fairs to music – take a look!

Climate Action

Be a Climate Hero. See important actions you can take individually and to influence others. Download you Climate Action postcard

Thermal Imaging Camera

Find out how to borrow FREE – Use the Thermal Imaging Camera to see where heat leaks in your house from Oct-Mar each winter

Plastic Free St Albans

Sustainable St Albans is a partner with Plastic Free St Albans, an alliance of local people concerned about our impact on the environment