Upcoming events


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. To book your item [...]

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Stapleford Repair Café

Stapleford Repair Café

1 October 2017 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Stapleford Recreation Ground, Jubilee Pavilion Cambridge

Repair Cafes match experienced repairers with people who need stuff fixing. Green Groups in the Shelfords, Stapleford and Sawston (2G3S) are holding a mini Repair Cafe as part of a ‘Green Living Afternoon’ from 2 – 4.30 pm on Sunday 1 October.  It will be in the Jubilee Pavilion on the Recreation Ground, on Haverhill [...]

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Open Eco Homes

Open Eco Homes


The 8th annual Open Eco Homes Event will take place on Sunday 8th October & Saturday 14th October. Highlights include the Tree House, an award-winning new-build by German eco-constructors Baufritz, and a special extended two house tour, combining visits to a large 1920s house undergoing a long term retrofit and an architecturally unique neighbouring new-build, including [...]

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Cosy Cambridge

Cosy Cambridge

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

Following Open Eco Homes, this year we’ll be running Cosy Cambridge, a series of workshops to bring together a wide range of Cambridge home energy expertise into one venue. This will give Open Eco Homes visitors the chance to build on knowledge gained from their home visits and those that missed the open days a [...]

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Cottenham Repair Café

Cottenham Repair Café

21 October 2017 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Cottenham Community Centre Coffee Shop Cottenham

Repair Cafes match experienced repairers with people who need stuff fixing. You can bring along the following to be repaired and to pick up repair skills: small household appliances and electrical items, computers, mobile phones, bicycles, clothes (clean clothes only please) and general bits and bobs. Booking is optional, or you can just turn up [...]

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Heating controls and Energy Meters

Heating controls and Energy Meters

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

Part of the Cosy Cambridge Workshop series this talk will help you answer the following questions: What heating controls should I have? What will ‘smart’ heating controls do for me? Why should I keep track of my energy use? Should I get a smart meter? Should I switch to a time of use electricity tariff? [...]

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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. The booking details [...]

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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 Circular Cambridge Festival

The Circular Cambridge Festival

11 November 2017 All Day
The Wesley Methodist Church Cambridge

Save the date for the 2017 Circular Cambridge Festival. The Festival aims to keep the conversation going about climate change by reconsidering our throwaway culture and changing our relationship with stuff - up to 40% of global climate emissions arise from the items we consume. We passionately believe that we need to move from a [...]

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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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