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Sodexo and UCL awarded Silver Food for Life Catering Mark

Marking a commitment to providing healthy and sustainable food, Sodexo has achieved the Silver Food for Life Catering Mark at UCL. The university's catering partner since 2014, Sodexo serves over 26,000 students across UCL's Bloomsbury campus.
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Published: Aug 11, 2015 12:17:00 PM

UCL a finalist in the 2015 Green Gown Awards

Now in their eleventh year, the Green Gown Awards recognise exceptional sustainability initiatives being undertaken by universities and colleges across the UK. And UCL is a finalist in these awards for its pioneering approach to reducing vehicles on its Bloomsbury campus. More...

Published: Jul 10, 2015 10:11:00 AM

UCL launches platform to make energy data available to all

Each year, it costs around £14 million and produces over 60,000 tonnes of carbon dioxide to power UCL's estate and operations. And to manage this impact, we must be able to map and measure it.
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Published: Jul 1, 2015 10:01:00 AM

UCLIC launches hunt to find technological solutions to green challenges

With support from the UCL Sustainability Team, the UCL Interaction Centre (UCLIC) is looking for students to develop innovative uses for technology to help make the university more sustainable. The competition has a £500 prize and the winning entry may be implemented across UCL. More...

Published: Jun 12, 2015 12:51:00 PM

Get Cycling Event: Wednesday 14th May, South Quad

12 May 2014

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This Wednesday (14th May) from 11am-3pm in the South Quad, London Cycling Campaign and friends will be hosting a free cycling event. 


Come to the South Quad for: 

  • Free bike checks and maintenance
  • Competitions to enter
  • Free tea and coffee
  • Opportunities to find out more about free cycle training
  • A short led ride
  • A workshop on cycle maintenance

Activity times:

  • 12.30pm: cycle maintenance workshop - learn how to fix your own bike!
  • 1.00pm: led ride around Bloomsbury. London Cycling Campaign have got a lovely easy route planned, led by experienced instructors. You don’t need to be a regular or confident cyclist, and you don’t even need to have a bike! You can borrow one of theirs – take your pick from our selection of Dutch style bikes, single speeds and Bromptons.  Meet at their stand at 12.45pm for a 1pm start – you should be back at UCL by 2pm. 

If you have any questions about this event, please get in touch with Green UCL