The 2016 week has now finished – thank-you so much to everyone who took part, whether organising an event or schools activity, or taking part! To see lots more photos click here

Summary and Survey Results  sust evals.jpg

If you want to look back you can see the events listings here:

Turn the pages and find 100+ exciting things to do during the week; talks, walks, outdoor activities, play, workshops and more!

videotext Click image to see our interactive trailer

Pick up a programme at St Albans District Council Civic Centre, and outside Harpenden Directory Offices in Harpenden High St, and at other locations across the district.

It’s our district, we love it, and we want to make it sustainable, so people can love it for generations to come.

Join in. Learn something. Have fun!

What’s it all about?

1planet&themespicIndividuals, organisations and groups around the district run their own local events during the week –  events which suits their interests and is related to one of the then themes of the  environmental sustainability framework.

  •  A week of exciting activities/events all about environmental sustainability; waste, natural habitat, heritage, water, transport, energy, health, happiness…See ideas for events click here
  • An opportunity to demonstrate we care for the environmental sustainabililty of our unique historic district
  • Connecting individuals and communities of all ages, faiths and diverse interests

2016 Community Food Waste Challenge – A Week Without Food Waste.


‘A Week Without Food Waste’ is open to individuals and to schools during the week – so that we can all work towards reducing food waste in the district – See the Food Waste web page for more

 Sustainable St Albans Week winner of two awards in the Mayors Pride Awards 2016!


We came top for Community Project of the Year AND Environmental Champion!

Congratulations to everyone who took part and created the week for your amazing commitment to environmental sustainability.

To remind yourself about the week in 2015 see our short video below

To see more about what happened in 2015 click here


The 2016 week was run with the support of our Gold Sponsors: JPA Furniture, Kingston Smith, Veolia, and individuals who supported our Crowdfunding.  We were also given grants from district councillors and other grant-funding. See our Sponsors and Funders web page click here.