On Sunday 29 November, WinACC expects some 250 people to walk in Winchester People's Procession for Paris. They set off from Abbey Gardens SO23 9BE, adjacent to the Broadway, at 10:00am and end at Winchester Railway Station, from where some will go on the 11.23 train to the People’s March for the Climate in London. The march will be led by WinACC supporters of all ages and a choir singing a climate song specially written for WinACC. There will be short speeches or statements from Winchester City Council , Joy Carter the Vice-chancellor of the University of Winchester and the young people...

People all over Hampshire will be making their voices heard on the weekend of 28 and 29 November to keep global warming below 2 degrees C.

After a pilot in three neighbourhoods of Winchester last year, local charity Winchester Action on Climate Change (WinACC) is launching “Cool Communities” for the whole of Winchester district at a workshop on the morning of Saturday 5 December 2015.

Local climate change charity Winchester Action on Climate Change (WinACC) expects at an audience of at least 50 at its coming public meeting on Tuesday 10 November at the University of Winchester’s West Downs Campus at 7.30. 

Low Cost Christmas is a campaign by Winchester City Council, Winchester District Citizens Advice Bureau and The Great Waste to reduce waste and debt at Christmas. Comprehensive tips on food, presents, cards, parties, keeping warm, and decorations.

The Great Waste Re:Design Challenge is being launched on 10 October at Winchester School of Art with a one-day a fashion design ‘boot camp’  for teams from local schools and colleges. 

Last Friday evening, hundreds of commuters were offered free fruit by a Great Waste team from Winchester Action on Climate Change (WinACC) Waste Action Group, students from the University of Winchester and Incredible Edible Winchester at Winchester railway station to mark Zero Waste Week.

Zero Waste Week (7 - 13 September) is all about reducing waste and reusing resources. Check out what The Great Waste doing to get everyone involved.

In this joint University/WinACC lecture on 14 July 2015 in the ‘Is it the answer?’ series on climate change, Tony Stoller, the Chair of WinACC, explored the role of public opinion in ensuring effective action on climate change.

Councillors and officers from Winchester City Council toured renewable energy schemes last week to learn more about what the City Council might do next to move towards a low carbon Winchester District.

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