Action 21 Eco Fun Day will involve a walk/cycle between Warwick and Leamington finishing in the Pump Rooms with displays and presentations from local and national environmental organisations.
Stallholders participating in Action 21 Eco fun Day on 7th May.
Action21 – a volunteer-based charity that aims to help reduce the environmental impact of the Leamington and Warwick communities and raise awareness of the benefits of sustainable living.
Achieving Results in Communities (ARC CIC) is a Community Interest Company “Transforming Spaces – Transforming People”. With community-based participation at its heart, the mission of ARC is to transform underutilised or undeveloped assets in Warwick District to create quality open spaces that contribute to people’s mental and physical health and wellbeing.
Foundry Wood is community woodland in Leamington Spa, open most days for all to enjoy this unique natural environment. Foundry Wood has a range of activities and interests to suit all ages.
‘Art in the Park Festival’ takes places in Jephson Gardens on August 5th & 6th 2017 The Pump Rooms will be decorated with flowers made from upcycled materials.
Act on Energy is an independent not for profit organisation and a registered educational charity. Its primary objective is to encourage a reduction in energy use to address climate change, energy supply and fuel poverty issues.
GreenFinder is a green directory showcasing the best eco friendly products & services online. The aim is to provide the information needed to make important steps for a cleaner, greener and more ethical world.
Canalside Community Food is a local community supported agriculture scheme. We grow delicious vegetables and fruit on a farm just outside Leamington. A share of the seasonal produce is harvested for our subscribing members each week, who mostly come to the farm to weigh out and pick up their share. We’re like a box scheme with bells in the form of social events, workshops, and opportunities to help out with the work on the farm and develop a connection with where your food comes from. Come and find us on our stall to find out more about what we do and sign up for a trial share.
Warwickshire College Group are supporting the Eco Fun Day with minibuses for transport as well as art & design from the School of Arts.
Sustainability Champions from the University of Warwick – Find out more about what the University is doing to promote sustainability.
Warwickshire County Council (WCC) will provide cycle maps, public transport and car sharing information.
Warwick District Council (WDC) provide information for your household recycling as well as Walking for Health schemes.
Harbury Energy Initiative is an active low carbon group working for the village on energy conservation and small scale generation. We also run the only electric car club in England.’
Community Energy Warwickshire is a new approach to local energy – a community benefit society whose aim is to invest in renewable energy projects and to help local people to reduce their use of energy and save money.
Cycleways is a volunteer group campaigning for better cycle provision in the area.We want cycling as a means of transport for everyone; old and young, the serious club rider through to the weekend leisure rider; Cycleways is a group that speaks for all!
John Atkins Cycles is a local family owned and run bike shop in Leamington’s Old Town. They do kids bikes, folding bikes, road bikes, electric bikes, hybrid bikes, town bikes, mountain bikes. They have parts and spares, clothing for winter and summer, helmets for all occasions, bags, nutrition, tools. They supply friendly and expert advice for all manner of cycling and cyclists. If you ride for fun, leisure, sport, transport or fitness they’ll be happy to see you.
Fairtrade is about better prices, decent working conditions and fair terms of trade for farmers and workers. Leamington is a Fairtrade town and the Fairtrade premium helps fund community projects such as health in local communities.
Also coming to the Eco Fun Day – Warwickshire Electric Vehicles, folding bikes, upcycling craft activities, locally sourced food and much more!
Registration for the Walk/Cycle will open on 1st April but for now, please save the date in your diary for an Eco Fun Day for all the family!
If you are interested in booking a stall at this event please contact firstname.lastname@example.org