ECO FUN DAY

Date/Time
07/05/2017
11:00 am - 4:00 pm

Location
 

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Join us for a walk along the river or a cycle ride between St Nicholas Park, Warwick and The Pump Rooms, Leamington.  For people of all ages, particularly family groups. The start is at the cafe at St Nicholas Park at 11am. 

The walk is about 2.5 miles, and will take about an hour to an hour and a half. The walk is uneven in parts and may be difficult for pushchairs or wheelchair users. Get in touch if you are unsure.
Well behaved dogs on leads welcome!

The cycle route is 3 miles. This will be a guided ride.

Car parking available at St Nicholas Park and Myton Fields (both pay and display £4.50 for all day), or Free minibus transport for walkers from Leamington Pump Rooms to St Nicholas Park Warwick 10.15am.
TO WALK: Register (for free)  here: Eco Fun Day Walk  (so that we know how many people to expect!)
TO CYCLE: Register (for free) here: Eco Fun Day Cycle (so that we know how many people to expect!)

Refreshments for walkers and cyclists available at the Pump Rooms.

Free return minibus from the Pump Rooms to Warwick between 1.00pm to 3.30pm.

Join us in the Pump Rooms and talk to local local environmental groups and sustainability charities in the free exhibition in the Pump Rooms. (11am – 4pm)


 

Stallholders participating in Action 21 Eco fun Day on 7th May.

 

Logo - A21 logo SMAction21 – 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.
http://www.action21.co.uk/

ARC_final_logoAchieving 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.
http://www.arccic.co.uk/

Foundry Wood logo April 2015 - v2 (no tagline)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.
http://www.foundrywood.co.uk/

 

aitp_logo_2017‘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.
http://www.artinpark.co.uk.

 

actonenergy (low res)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.
http://www.actonenergy.org.uk/

 

GreenFinder(1)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.
http://www.greenfinder.co.uk/

 

canalside-logo1(1)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.
http://www.canalsidecommunityfood.org.uk/

 

WCGlogo(1)Warwickshire College Group are supporting the Eco Fun Day with minibuses for transport as well as art & design from the School of Arts.
https://www.warwickshire.ac.uk/

 

3rd-party-logo-paddedSustainability Champions from the University of Warwick – Find out more about what the University is doing to promote sustainability.
http://www2.warwick.ac.uk/about/environment/

 

WCC logoWarwickshire County Council (WCC) will provide cycle maps, public transport and car sharing information.
https://carsharewarwickshire.liftshare.com/

 

WDC_logoWarwick District Council (WDC) provide information for your household recycling as well as Walking for Health schemes.
http://www.warwickdc.gov.uk/

 

HEI logo_v2Harbury 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.’
http://www.harburyenergy.co.uk/

 

CEW logo colourCommunity 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. 
http://www.cew.coop/

 

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!
https://www.cycleways.org.uk/

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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.

http://www.johnatkinscycles.co.uk/

fairtrade

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!

 

Supported by

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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!

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If you are interested in booking a stall at this event please contact kristie@arccic.co.uk

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  Pump Rooms

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