includes: air quality, water quality, litter, pollution

Showing Projects 151-200 of 284
  • Southwark – Vehicle Idling Action

    Don’t have a Project Dirt account yet? RSVP for event dates here Our important and timely campaign, Vehicle Idling Action is tackling London’s high levels of air pollution and is being commissioned through the Mayor’s Air Quality Fund. If you want to learn some valuable behaviour change skills, and help Read more [...]

  • Islington – Vehicle Idling Action

    Don’t have a Project Dirt account yet? RSVP for event dates here Our important and timely campaign, Vehicle Idling Action, is all about educating London drivers about the impact of idling on local air pollution, and the harmful effects pollution has on health. The project is being funded through the Read more [...]

  • Camden – Vehicle Idling Action

    Don’t have a Project Dirt account yet? RSVP for event dates here Our important and timely campaign, Vehicle Idling Action is tackling London’s high levels of air pollution and is being commissioned through the Mayor’s Air Quality Fund. If you want to learn some valuable behaviour change skills, and help to Read more [...]

  • Tower Hamlets – Vehicle Idling Action

    Don’t have a Project Dirt account yet? RSVP for event dates here Our important and timely campaign, Vehicle Idling Action is tackling London’s high levels of air pollution and is being commissioned through the Mayor’s Air Quality Fund. If you want to learn some valuable behaviour change skills, and help Read more [...]

  • Enfield – Vehicle Idling Action

    Testing edits! Don’t have a Project Dirt account yet? RSVP for event dates here Our important and timely campaign, Vehicle Idling Action is tackling London’s high levels of air pollution and is being commissioned through the Mayor’s Air Quality Fund. If you want to learn some valuable behaviour change skills, Read more [...]

  • City of London – Vehicle Idling Action

    Don’t have a Project Dirt account yet? RSVP for event dates here Our important and timely campaign, Vehicle Idling Action is tackling London’s high levels of air pollution and is being commissioned through the Mayor’s Air Quality Fund. If you want to learn some valuable behaviour change skills, and help to improve Read more [...]

  • Lambeth – Vehicle Idling Action

    Don’t have a Project Dirt account yet? RSVP for event dates here Our important and timely campaign, Vehicle Idling Action is tackling London’s high levels of air pollution and is being commissioned through the Mayor’s Air Quality Fund. If you want to learn some valuable behaviour change skills, and help Read more [...]

  • THE YOUNG BEEKEEPERS

    YOUNG BEEKEEPERS Our bees provide one out of every three bits of food that we eat. No bees,no food, no us. It’s also a commonly known fact that our bees are introuble. Annual losses of honey bee colonies are in the tens of thousands.We are losing our bees at unsustainable Read more [...]

  • Forward Assist Veteran Veg

    Forward Assist is a veteran support project based in the North East of England. It assists former serviceman in the transition from military to civilian life. The Forward Assist Veterans Allotment is part of the community garden in Seaton Delaval Hall a National Trust property in South East Northumberland. We Read more [...]

  • Mid Sussex Wood Recycling Project

    Mid Sussex Wood Recycling is a Social Enterprise that recycles waste timber from industry. We have set up the Grow Project with Pericles which is an organisation supporting adults with learning difficulties. We are growing fruit and veg to teach the adults about the importance of fresh food. We have Read more [...]

  • Scotswood Natural Community Garden

    We are an award winning independent environmental charity based in Scotswood,one of the most economically deprived neighbourhoods in Newcastle. Established in 1995, our beautiful 2.5 acre garden includes wildflower meadows, woodland, ponds, a sculpture trail, heritage orchards and fruit and vegetable gardens designed as Forest Gardens. Our Forest Gardens are some of the Read more [...]

  • Shift Bristol

    Shift Bristol runs a 1 year Practical Sustainability Course and various short courses, workshops and events. Our courses are hands on, collaborative and innovative, They explore ways in which we can live constructively and productively and make positive change in the world. 

  • Calderwood Community Outdoor Classroom

    Calderwood Primary School has extensive grounds around the school building which is very basic in layout and also very old and tired. It was recognised that there was an opportunity to create something unique that would enhance the children’s experience at school and after school. The school plans to make Read more [...]

  • Napiershall Street Garden

    We have turned a car park into a community garden! Together, we sow, grow and harvest healthy food with the aim of making gardening accessible and sustainable for all. Napiershall Street Community Garden was founded as part of the Let’s Cook Grow Sew Together project supported by West of Scotland Read more [...]

  • Houseboat Verda the houseboat art community

    VOLUNTEERS WANTED. Upskill, skill share, creatives, professionals, try hards and artists…You are most welcome to come join us on the Goodship Verda and friends as part of Adur Arts Collective… It appears like an apparition more at home in the backwaters of Kooksville, California…  A pebble’s throw from Brighton, yet you Read more [...]

  • Hawkwood Allotments Organic Collective

    This once derelict group of adjacent allotment sites has been managed collectively as one organic site since OrganicLea reclaimed it in 2001. It is now cared for by a small group of volunteer gardeners. With perennials, pond, orchard, polytunnel and bees, there’s a lot of scope for trying new things and Read more [...]

  • The Urb Farm

    Growing People is a charity and horticultural social enterprise based on Wolverton’s Urb Farm where the small team of staff work with disengaged young people and volunteers to grow food for the local community. The 2.5 acres of land in the heart of residential Wolverton has been managed by the Read more [...]

  • Outdoor People

    Outdoor People is a not-for-profit social enterprise, dedicated to making the outdoors easy, especially for children and families. We are a great outdoors shop, we do research, we get involved in projects and campaigns and we work with others to get everyone, especially children, outdoors more! Why? Because we can’t Read more [...]

  • Greenslate Community Farm

    A community run 30acre working farm. We grow fruit and vegetables, raise livestock, run a care farm, hold workshops have a working woodland and sell produce direct to the community. We offer the opportunity for volunteers to get involved with day-to-day running of the farm.

  • Herne Hill Forum

    The herne Hill Forum is a local community group in London SE24. We are working on creating an economic and environmentally sustainable community in the area.  We have done extensive greening of the urban area, traffic calming, educational workshops, high street regeneration, events and created the successful Sunday market that Read more [...]

  • Transition Redhill

    Transition Initiatives are happening in well over a thousand highly diverse communities across the world – from towns in Australia to neighbourhoods in Portugal, from cities in Brazil to rural communities in Slovenia, from urban locations in Germany to islands off the coast of Canada. These communities have started up Read more [...]

  • Richmond Green Gym

    From sowing meadows to planting trees, we have practical conservation tasks running every week to help you get active and improve your local green spaces. All volunteers regardless of experience or levels of fitness are welcome and sessions are free. Sessions run every Wednesday from 10.45am to 2pm and we Read more [...]

  • Women-Fix-It

    Women-Fix-It is a new project started to provide free bike maintenance courses specifically for women. We believe that learning a new skill makes you feel empowered AND safe in the knowledge that your bike is good to go! Creating a space for women to learn together breaks down the pressure Read more [...]

  • The Harringay Slopes

    A thin strip of land, (approximately 25 x 200m) runs from the Barking-Gospel Oak railway line to a suburban cul-de-sac, on land originally behind the Harringay Arena greyhound stadium. Covered in weeds, litter and thorns, the site lies behind a warehouse where we live and work. Over the last 5 Read more [...]

  • The Big Green Passage Project

    The Harringay Passage is an alley/footpath that cuts through a residential neighbourhood surrounded by busy roads. After years of neglect and regularly being used for fly tipping, dog toilet, muggings, and other unsavory activities, in 2013 we formed a Friends group to clean up the Passage. We are a group Read more [...]

  • Bikeminded Film Club

    The Bikeminded Film Club is back for a third year! It will be held in the unique art-decó lecture theatre at the Kensington Central Library, a cosy venue to watch cycling-themed films during the autumn and winter.There will be a screening the last Tuesday of every month at 7.30pm from Read more [...]

  • Dartford Beekeepers

    Our focus is on public education and the need to care for and preserve honey bees and wildlife for future generations. Members include adults and children of all ages, visitors are always welcome to attend branch meetings. We currently have the oldest beekeeper in the country and children as young Read more [...]

  • Urban Food Fortnight

    The Capital’s celebration of the fabulous ultra-local produce being grown, produced and cooked on our doorstep. For the full list of over 120 events, workshops, special menus and open gardens taking place from 11 to 27 September 2015 visit the Urban Food Fortnight website.  Part of the national food and farming charity Sustain, London Read more [...]

  • The Peckham Coal Line

    The Peckham Coal Line will be an elevated urban park built on disused railway coal sidings to form a natural, physical and social link between two high streets The Peckham Coal Line will connect the communities of Queens Road and Rye Lane so they benefit from commercial and cultural growth Read more [...]

  • Active Travel Champions in Camberwell

    Love cycling or walking? Help us get more people active this summer! Join our team of Active Travel Champions and help support and encourage others to walk, cycle and use public transport more as part of their journeys around Camberwell. Active Travel Champions are volunteers who help people be more Read more [...]

  • Reclaimed London

    We’re a not for profit organisation starting allotments at stations and the Regent’s Canal towpath for local people on benefit who don’t have a garden. We’re replacing the weeds and rubbish with veg, fruit and herbs! The allotments will be built using reclaimed materials.  Locations – Hackney Central station  – Read more [...]

  • Clean Air Convergence

    The Clean Air Convergence is a gathering for people who want clean air – less air pollution and better air quality. It follows an unconference format. You will find people at the convergence who have campaigned in their communities for better air quality, and who want to tell their story. Read more [...]

  • The Environment Centre

    The Environment Centre is an independent Charity in Swansea, it was set up in 1995 by a group of volunteers and now employs 9 members of staff. The Centre is a hub for the community in Swansea and the surrounding area, focusing on environmental issues and sustainable lifestyles. Our mission Read more [...]

  • Dumbarton Road Corridor Environment Trust

    Vision and Mission Our vision is of vibrant, thriving and resilient communities where people are inspired and empowered to get active, get involved and make a difference for their communities, future generations and the planet. Our mission is to protect and enhance the local environment and to increase the wellbeing Read more [...]

  • Make a Wildlife garden

    In Walton hall park we have an overgrown abandoned area that was closed down a few years ago. It was called pets corner and all the local community had fond memories of the place so after many meetings and discussions we have all decided to bring it back to life. Read more [...]

  • Old Street Food Assembly

    Yes to Local! The Old Street Food Assembly will open on June 23rd at St Luke’s Community Centre on Tuesday evenings…join us to buy the best fresh food directly from local producers and food makers! Contact: fa.islington@gmail.com Twitter: @OldStreetFA Sign up here https://thefoodassembly.com/en/assemblies/7402 Launched in September 2011, The Food Assembly Read more [...]

  • Energy Garden

    Energy Garden empowers communities to regenerate London from seed to solar power We support communities across London to turn Overground platforms into biodiverse, productive gardens with solar-powered station amenities. The sale of electricity from our solar portfolio provides funding for all of Energy Garden’s operations and social impact programmes. By Read more [...]

  • Mackintosh Community Garden.

    After forming in the summer of 2012, Roath Garden Party started work on Mackintosh Community Garden at the start of the following September. The RGP has now dissolved, but the Garden remains, under the guidance of Roath in Growth! 🙂 Our aim is, with the help of the local community, Read more [...]

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