Past Events


Thermal Imaging Training

Thermal Imaging Training

15 January 2018 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
St Barnabas Church Cambridge

Thermal imaging vividly reveals weaknesses in a building’s insulation and air tightness. Find out where homes are wasting heat! These popular training sessions are for people wanting to borrow a thermal imaging camera to examine their own homes, those of friends and others. In 2 hours you’ll learn how to use our cameras and interpret [...]

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Girton Repair Café

Girton Repair Café

7 January 2018 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Girton Glebe Primary Schhol Girton

Repair Cafes match experienced repairers with people who need stuff fixing. Sustainable Girton and Friends of Girton Glebe are collaborating to organise Girton's Repair Cafe at the villages's annual tree shreeding event. You can bring along the following to be repaired and to pick up repair skills: small household appliances and electrical items, computers, mobile [...]

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Thermal Imaging Training

Thermal Imaging Training

7 December 2017 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
St Barnabas Church Cambridge

Thermal imaging vividly reveals weaknesses in a building’s insulation and air tightness. Find out where homes are wasting heat! These popular training sessions are for people wanting to borrow a thermal imaging camera to examine their own homes, those of friends and others. In 2 hours you’ll learn how to use our cameras and interpret [...]

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CCF Winter social

CCF Winter social

6 December 2017 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Chesterton, Cambridge Cambridge

We'd love you to join us for a festive evening of mulled wine, mince pies and friendly faces to celebrate the season. The Winter Social is a great opportunity for everyone involved with CCF to get together and celebrate another great year, and 2017 has been quite a year! There's still a lingering buzz about [...]

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'TAWAI: A Voice From The Forest' film & Q&A with Bruce Parry

'TAWAI: A Voice From The Forest' film & Q&A with Bruce Parry

21 November 2017 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
The Light Cinema Clifton Way Cambridge

'Films for our Future' is a season of films with an environmental theme being organised by different groups around Cambridgeshire. The full season is in February 2018 but we are delighted to be kicking off with a taster film and Q&A with explorer, BAFTA Award winner and presenter of BBC's Tribe Bruce Parry. Tawai (the [...]

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The Circular Cambridge Festival

The Circular Cambridge Festival

11 November 2017 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
The Wesley Methodist Church Cambridge

The World's Biggest Repair Cafe Join the fun The Circular Festival is taking a bold and exciting step and is challenging repairers and you the public to help us set a world record to run the World’s Biggest Repair Cafe. Cambridge Carbon Footprint and Transition Cambridge need your help to set this record so please [...]

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Thermal Imaging Training

Thermal Imaging Training

7 November 2017 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
St Barnabas Church Cambridge

Thermal imaging vividly reveals weaknesses in a building’s insulation and air tightness. Find out where homes are wasting heat! These popular training sessions are for people wanting to borrow a thermal imaging camera to examine their own homes, those of friends and others. In 2 hours you’ll learn how to use our cameras and interpret [...]

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The Human Library

The Human Library

2 November 2017 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
St Barnabas Church Cambridge

Build your confidence to create your own cosy home by ‘borrowing’ a ‘book’ at our human library event! The human library format is great for discussing 1:1 queries and getting personal advice.The event will include installers, experts and Open Eco Home owners with a variety of experience, ideas and expertise relevant for all kinds of [...]

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Alternative Energy

Alternative Energy

31 October 2017 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
St Barnabas Church Cambridge

Choosing renewable energy and efficient heating solutions right for your home and budget. Chair: Jason Palmer – Director, Cambridge Architectural Research Featuring talks: Innovations in Solar PV and battery technology for homes (Owen Morgan, Founder of Cambridge Solar) An introduction to ground source heating (and cooling) with an emphasis on ground collectors and what may [...]

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Abington Repair Café

Abington Repair Café

28 October 2017 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
The Abington Institute Cambridge

Repair Cafes match experienced repairers with people who need stuff fixing. You can bring along the following to be repaired and maybe pick up a few repair skills at the same time: small household appliances and electrical items, computers, mobile phones, bicycles, clothes (clean clothes only please) and general bits and bobs. It’s best to book [...]

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