Upcoming events


Mayoral Hustings on Environment, Climate Change and Sustainability

Mayoral Hustings on Environment, Climate Change and Sustainability

31 March 2017 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Lord Ashcroft International Business School, Anglia Ruskin University Cambridge

Do you wish politicians would listen to your views on the environment, climate change and sustainability? Not sure how (or whether) to vote in our newly devolved region's Mayoral Election in May 2017? Do you want cleaner air? Better, cheaper trains and busses? More energy efficient homes? More abundant nature? More action to prevent climate [...]

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CCF and Transition Cambridge offering up solutions to mark Earth Day 2017

CCF and Transition Cambridge offering up solutions to mark Earth Day 2017

22 April 2017 All Day
David Attenborough Building Cambridge

In collaboration with partners in Washington, Hong Kong, Panama, Oxford and London, the Cambridge Conservation Initiative will be hosting #EarthOptimism, a major public outreach activity on Earth Day, 22 April 2017. Led by Nancy Knowlton from the Smithsonian, #EarthOptimism is designed to counteract the pervading sense of hopelessness surrounding many public discussions about the environment. The [...]

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The Extraordinary Story of Human Beings, Energy and Happiness

The Extraordinary Story of Human Beings, Energy and Happiness

27 April 2017 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
The Wesley Methodist Church Cambridge

‘The Extraordinary Story of Human Beings, Energy and Happiness’ is an inspirational multimedia presentation from Paul Allen, key thinker from the Centre for Alternative Technology and co-author of the recent research report ‘Zero Carbon Britain: Making it Happen’. Paul will be joined by composer pianist Lola Perrin playing performing her specially composed accompaniment to the [...]

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Significantus

Significantus

28 April 2017 1:15 pm - 2:15 pm
Michaelhouse Centre Cambridge Cambs

The Guardian said it was “hauntingly compelling''. Hosted by the Great St Mary's Environment Group, composer Lola Perrin is bringing her latest piano suite IX Significantus to Cambridge for a lunchtime concert at Michaelhouse Centre on Friday 28th April. The piano suite, inspired by writings about climate change, will be performed in collaboration with Paul [...]

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Zero Carbon Britain: Making It Happen

Zero Carbon Britain: Making It Happen

28 April 2017 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Lord Ashcroft Building, Anglia Ruskin University Cambridge

The UK has no roadmap for meeting our carbon reduction targets! How will we work together to make it happen? Previous Zero Carbon Britain research has shown that we can meet this challenge using technology available today. So what’s stopping us? The Centre for Alternative Technology's (CAT) latest research project, Zero Carbon Britain: Making it Happen, explores the economic, [...]

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Cambridge Carbon Footprint’s AGM

Cambridge Carbon Footprint’s AGM

4 May 2017 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Wesley Methodist Church Cambridge

We love our AGM. That might sound unusual, but our AGM's might just be a bit unusual. They are feel good affairs, bringing together the CCF community to celebrate our successes, discuss our challenges, and explore opportunities for the future. Everyone is invited. This year we’re delighted that Brian Eversham, Chief Executive of the The [...]

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Fulbourn's 2nd Repair Cafe

Fulbourn's 2nd Repair Cafe

13 May 2017 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
The Townley Memorial Hall Fulbourn

Repair Cafes match experienced repairers with people who need stuff fixing. Fulbourn is holding its second Repair Cafe. 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 [...]

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CirculART trail 2017

CirculART trail 2017


This year, Cambridge Carbon Footprint is hosting the second edition of CirculART, a project in which the work of local artists who work with repurposed materials is showcased in the windows of Cambridge’s finest charity shops. For 3 weeks from the 8th of June 2017, the public will be able to pick up a CirculART [...]

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Histon Repair Café

Histon Repair Café

30 September 2017 10:30 am - 1:30 pm
St Andrew’s Centre Cambridge Cambridgeshire

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. Please book your [...]

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