We run regular events throughout the year, from sustainable food talks and eco-renovation tours, to “swishing” and book swaps. Events are open to all. Join our mailing list or follow us on Twitter to keep up to date with our latest news and events.

Thermal Imaging Training

20 January 2015
7:30 pmto9:30 pm

Helen & TICCF OFFICE
Hooper St. CB1 2NZ

Thermal imaging vividly reveals weaknesses in a building’s insulation and air tightness.

These popular training sessions are for people wanting to volunteer to borrow a thermal imaging camera to examine their own homes, those of friends & family and others who’ve requested a survey. Participants learn how to use our two cameras and how to interpret the results.

Find more about the benefits of infrared surveys and how those trained can borrow the CCF’s thermal imaging cameras on our thermal imaging page.

Booking Essential: email info@cambridgecarbonfootprint.org or call the office on 01223 301842 (Mon-Fri, 9-5).

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Climate Friendly Holiday Choices – Your guide to choosing a green holiday in 2015

29 January 2015
7:30 pmto9:00 pm

The Fort St George pub
Midsummer Common, CB4 1HA

sunsetCCF would like to invite you to spend a winters evening in a cosy, riverside pub thinking about and possibly planning a more climate friendly holiday for 2015. We hope the event will be informal yet inspiring, with opportunities to hear about others experiences and maybe share your own. We’ll cover:

  • Wild camping and cycling holidays
  • Home swapping
  • Eco-holiday greenwash
  • WWOOFing:World Wide Opportunities on Organic Farms
  • Train travel abroad
  • How to calculate the carbon footprint of your holiday

Please book by emailing: info@cambridgecarbonfootprint.org

FREE

 

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Creative Communities: Family-friendly faith and climate change talks

8 February 2015
2:00 pmto4:00 pm

Sunday 8 February 2015, 14.00-16.00, Newnham Scout and Guide Centre, Chedworth St, Cambridge CB3 9JF
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Creative Communities is back on February 8 for another family-friendly, faith and climate change event.

So why not come along (and bring your kids, if you have them)? We’ll have crafts, snacks and a series of short talks from members of different faith groups on their perspectives on the interaction between faith, climate change and how we respond. There will also be helpful tips and space to reflect on what we might all do practically to reduce our carbon footprints.

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Environment & Climate Change QUESTION TIME

20 March 2015
7:30 pmto9:00 pm

Lord Ashcroft International Business School, Anglia Ruskin University
East Road CB1 1PT (Broad Street entrance)

Climate Question 333x300Do you wish politicians would listen to your views on the environment? Not sure how to vote? Come to this free event and put your questions to Cambridge’s leading parliamentary candidates, with Dr Aled Jones in the chair to ensure fair play and a good debate. Informal discussions can continue afterwards.

Chamali Fernando     Conservative
Julian Huppert           Lib Dem
Rupert Read                 Green
Daniel Zeichner          Labour

Chair: Dr Aled Jones, Global Sustainability Institute, Anglia Ruskin University.

Organised by Cambridge Carbon Footprint and Transition Cambridge,
supported by Anglia Ruskin University.

 

 

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Spring Clean your Home Naturally

25 March 2015
8:00 pmto9:30 pm

Friends Meeting House
Jesus Lane

file000138472429Cambridge Carbon Footprint is delighted to offer a new green cleaning skillshare on how to keep your home and clothes clean and fresh using natural and non toxic ingredients. There’ll be ideas and demonstrations on cleaning all the rooms and surfaces in your home and a chance to make your own products.

Booking Essential: email info@cambridgecarbonfootprint.org or call the office on 01223 301842 (Mon-Fri, 9-5).

 

 

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