Fulbourn's 2nd Repair Cafe
The Townley Memorial Hall, Fulbourn
13th May 2017 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Fulbourn's 2nd Repair Cafe
Repair Cafes match experienced repairers with people who need stuff fixing. Fulboun 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 [...] Find out more.
Cambridge Carbon Footprint’s AGM
Wesley Methodist Church, Cambridge
4th May 2017 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Cambridge Carbon Footprint’s AGM
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 [...] Find out more.
Royston's Bank Holiday Repair Cafe
Royston Town Hall, Royston Herts
1st May 2017 @ 12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Royston's Bank Holiday Repair Cafe
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. No need to [...] Find out more.
Zero Carbon Britain: Making It Happen
Lord Ashcroft Building, Anglia Ruskin University, Cambridge
28th Apr 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Zero Carbon Britain: Making It Happen
Currently the UK has no roadmap for meeting its carbon reduction targets. There is a lack of understanding and co-ordination between government, business and society as to how, when and who is required to do what. So far our response does not reflect the scale of the threat outlined by the science. But the solutions, [...] Find out more.
Significantus
Michaelhouse Centre, Cambridge
28th Apr 2017 @ 1:15 pm - 2:15 pm
Significantus
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 on Friday 28th April. The piano suite, inspired by writings about climate change, is performed by the composer in collaboration with researcher Paul [...] Find out more.
The Extraordinary Story of Human Beings, Energy and Happiness
The Wesley Methodist Church, Cambridge
27th Apr 2017 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
The Extraordinary Story of Human Beings, Energy and Happiness
‘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 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 [...] Find out more.
A Super Special Repair Cafe
David Attenborough Building, Cambridge
22nd Apr 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
A Super Special Repair Cafe
CCF and Transition Cambridge are delighted to be running a Repair Cafe to mark Global Earth Optimism Day Our Repair Cafe is at the Solutions Fair because they help reduce waste and consumption. Consumption accounts for around 30% of global greenhouse gas emissions so holding onto your stuff for longer is important. The UK is [...] Find out more.
Spring Clothes Swap
David Attenborough Building, Cambridge
22nd Apr 2017 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Spring Clothes Swap
CCF and the Cambridge Ladybirds WI are proud to present our Spring Clothes Swap. Around 30% of the average wardrobe hasn't been worn in more than a year. Why buy new clothes when you can swap your unloved clothes for some pre-loved gems? Just drop off 2-6 items of good quality clothes or accessories at [...] Find out more.
CCF and Transition Cambridge offering up solutions to mark Earth Day 2017
David Attenborough Building, Cambridge
22nd Apr 2017 @ All Day
CCF and Transition Cambridge offering up solutions to mark Earth Day 2017
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 [...] Find out more.
Sawston's 1st Repair Café
Sawston Free Church, Sawston Cambridgeshire
25th Mar 2017 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Sawston's 1st Repair Café
Repair Cafes match experienced repairers with people who need stuff fixing. Sawston is holding its very first 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) [...] Find out more.