It’s our district, we love it –

and we want to make it sustainable for generations to come!

Community groups, businesses, schools, faith groups – Join in!

 


1.  Send us your logo now to show your support for the week! Email us

2.  In your group organise an activity for the Week. From Health and Happiness to Zero Waste: walks and talks; films and food; bike rides and bird boxes, crafts and community…ideas here

3.  Register your activity/event for #SustWeek 18.

1RegFormtextpicOpen form on left.  Please return by 15 Jan to register.

For other info  See FAQ’s here


MakethingshappenThe NEXT award-winning Sustainable StAlbans Week will take place from 21 – 29 April in  2018 – over TWO weekends!


Choose how to take part!

1. Organise an event all about environmental sustainability during the week; for your members only, OR open to the public.

2. Schools can run an event and/or join in Living St Albans – a  photo competition for school-children

3. Groups or individuals can take part in the Know How Festival on Sunday 29th April.

4. Inspiring local people can apply to talk at  Our Planet, Our Future  Launch Event in Harpenden.


OPL_table_RGB-01Do you live or work in the St Albans District area and are you in any kind of group and want to do more to support the environment?  Work, Scouts, PTA, Mosque, Church, Synagogue, Business, Cafe, U3A, Community, Nature Group, School, Youth Group, Walking Group, Women’s Group, political group,  Residents Association? ANY KIND OF GROUP!


How do I get started to run an event?

  • Start a conversation NOW in your group about how to join in with the  Week in 2018.

  • Can you run a Bike to Work Week to promote sustainable tranport- or have a vegetarian supper to promote sustainable eating?

  • Maybe you could set up recycling boxes at work, or have a talk about why we need to care about water?

  • If you are a local food producer, why not promote your food during the week?

  • What about encouraging the children you work with to grow their own food, or to reduce the food they waste?

See more ideas click here  Your event needs to fit with one of the ten themes of environmental sustainability click here – from Health and Happiness to Zero Waste.


To stay up to date please join our mailing list – see Contact Page click here



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  1. Aug. 2016. I was given the booklet “Future Visions 2030” on a visit to the Marshalswick Lane open garden. I’ve read it and thoroughly enjoyed it; if only 2030 could be like that – here’s hoping some of those hopes come to fruition. Well done to all who contributed.

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