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APRIL 2021: WATLINGTON CLIMATE ACTION NEWSLETTER

April 3, 2021

  • Electric Vehicles - D​on't miss this event!

  • Watlington Climate Action Youth - ​Do you know anyone aged 11 - 16?

  • It's our birthday! -  ​Two years since our Facebook group was started

  • Homes & Energy - Amazing images from our thermal imaging project

  • Website  - Six months after launch we review its impact​​

  • ​Green Plan - O​nly Rain Down the Drain, to protect our Chalk Stream

  • ​Wildlife Gardening with Watlington In Bloom - ​Open Gardens is a chance to show off your wildlife-friendly gardens and inspire others!

  • ​Good Reads Green Deeds - Trying to make sense of climate change, see Kim Price's review of books that she has found helpful

  • Recipe for April - Delicious chocolate and beetroot cake

  • ​Update on CEE Bill - CEE Bill trended at number 1 in the UK on Twitter

  • ​A Conversation with Jaine McCormack - ​WCAG is pleased to share with you a free event by our partners FOWL and Artweek

  • ​Five zero waste bathroom swaps - A blog from So Sustainable 

MARCH 2021: WATLINGTON CLIMATE ACTION NEWSLETTER

March 10, 2021

  • Electric Vehicles - R​ead Niki's blog on how she chose hers

  • Homes & Energy  - Leaflets, draught excluders, and thermal imaging

  • Green Investing  - Making your money work for you and the planet! ​

  • Website revamp!  - C​heck out our updated site

  • Green Plan  - ​Can you help with our Community Orchard idea? ​

  • Wildlife gardening  - ​Keep an eye out for frogs, toads and newts as they start to spawn

  • Plastic Free Watlington

    • Orange Bakery becomes a Plastic Free Champion

    • Microplastics in our streams and rivers

  • Nature Activity - Learn how to make a daffodil like the one in our header pic

  • Recipe for March - G​arlicky Kale Pesto

Watlington Green Plan

WATLINGTON GREEN PLAN - POSITION STATEMENT ON BIODIVERSITY AND DEVELOPMENT

January 17, 2021

  • To protect and enhance biodiversity and green assets within the parish of Watlington.

  • To help tackle climate change through carbon sequestration.

  • To improve the resilience, connectivity, and management of local habitats.

  • To improve access to local green spaces.

  • To communicate with the local community to increase local awareness and understanding of biodiversity and natural carbon solutions.

February WCAG Newsletter 2021

 FEBRUARY 2021: WATLINGTON CLIMATE ACTION NEWSLETTER

February 2, 2021

  • Green Plan.

  • Youtube Channel Help us get to 100 subscribers!

  • Off-Shore Wind.

  • Climate and Ecological Emergency Bill

  • What's it like being a member of WCAG?

  • Green Investing Talk Poster attached for your windows.

  • Thermal Imaging Project Huge response to our trial!

  • Draught Excluder Project Are you handy with a sewing machine?

  • Energy-saving tips Can you help deliver leaflets?

  • Wildlife gardening Helping Watlington's Skylife

  • Plastic Free Watlington Becoming a Plastic Free Ally

Green Plan Update Event

GREEN PLAN UPDATE EVENT

January 13, 2021

The full recording of the event, including:

  • Recap on Kick-off Meeting

  • Update on what has happened since then

  • The premiere of Watlington Hedgerow Project short film

  • Q&A with Nigel Adams

Breakout discussion groups​ review.

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JANUARY 2021: WATLINGTON CLIMATE ACTION GROUP NEWSLETTER

January 1, 2021

  • New Years Resolutions - What are yours?

  • Pennies, Plates & Planet - Food waste and what you can do

  • Ways to get involved in 2021

  • Our priorities for this year

  • Plastic Free Champion - Jazzman Records

  • Tips to save energy and keep warm

  • Green Plan Update Event and Hedgerow Project Film Showing

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DECEMBER 2020 : WATLINGTON CLIMATE ACTION NEWSLETTER

December 5, 2020

  • It's Christmas Time!

  • Recycling

  • Repair Cafe

  • Climate and Ecological Emergency Bill

  • Green Plan

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NOVEMBER 2020: WATLINGTON CLIMATE ACTION NEWSLETTER

November 9, 2020

  • Our AGM - Celebrating our first year!

  • The Nature Festival - Highlights

  • How to help Hedgehogs

  • Download the Watercourses Trail

  • Our new Plastic Free Champion - The Lovely Stuff

  • Wildlife gardening in Winter

  • What's in a Hedge - Watch the video and get inspired!

  • Celebrate our beautiful British trees

  • Housefire - The Album

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OCTOBER 2020: WATLINGTON CLIMATE ACTION NEWSLETTER

October 5, 2020

  • The Big Squeeze

  • Nature Festival Events

  • Virtual Repair Cafe

  • How to prepare your wildlife garden for winter

  • Clean Air Day

  • Can you be a Bitesize Volunteer?

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SEPTEMBER 2020: WATLINGTON CLIMATE ACTION NEWSLETTER

September 9, 2020

  • Website Launch!

  • Nature Festival

  • The Blame Game - how to answer climate critics

  • Improve biodiversity in your garden with a bug hotel

  • Support the Climate and Ecological Emergency Bill

  • Play Carbon City

So Sustainable

AUGUST 2020: WATLINGTON CLIMATE ACTION NEWSLETTER

August 1, 2020

  • Tutu Delicious - Our new Plastic Free Champion!

  • Great British Spring Clean, Mass Unwrap at Home event, and how you can help

  • Green Plan - Gardens update: how to help birds and insects in the hot weather

  • The long term effect of C19 on the environment

  • Watlington Nature Festival

  • So Sustainable launches in the High Street!

  • Website update and introducing Satnam Bains

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JULY 2020: WATLINGTON CLIMATE ACTION NEWSLETTER

July 3, 2020

Update from the Committee on Climate Change
Fantastic Fungi
Plastic Free July
Mass Unwrap At Home
Green Plan - Hedgerows project
Create a Mini Pond

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JUNE 2020: WATLINGTON CLIMATE ACTION NEWSLETTER

June 3, 2020

  • Streaming Services - Climate Friend or Foe?

  • Film Festival from Your Sofa

  • Waste Not Want Not Watlington Facebook Group

  • Project updates from Plastic Free Watlington & Website

  • Green Plan - Next Steps

  • A Better Future Is Possible

  • Environmental Attitudes in Watlington

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FROM IDEA TO REALITY: THE EVOLUTION OF WATLINGTON CLIMATE ACTION GROUP

June 9, 2019

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Industrial Smoke

1-ON-1 WITH WATLINGTON CLIMATE ACTION GROUP CEO

June 9, 2019

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Foggy Forest

LOCAL NON-PROFIT MAKES A SPLASH WITH SUMMER FUNDRAISER

June 9, 2019

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Environment Pollution

FROM IDEA TO REALITY: THE EVOLUTION OF WATLINGTON CLIMATE ACTION GROUP

June 9, 2019

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