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New bike racks installed around UCL

As part of UCL's ongoing work to improve cycling facilities for staff and students, the UCL Sustainability Team have completed the installation of new parking spaces for 181 bikes around the Bloomsbury campus.  More...

Published: Aug 19, 2014 9:30:00 AM

UCL engineers work with contractors to boost biodiversity

The replacement of air handling equipment on a roof at 1-19 Torrington Place has been used to trial an innovative approach to working with UCL's contractors to boost biodiversity.  More...

Published: Aug 12, 2014 2:02:00 PM

Green UCL Annual Report published 

Green UCL’s Annual Report for 2012-13 is now ready. This report showcases examples of best practice and sets out our progress in creating a more sustainable UCL. More...

Published: Aug 5, 2014 3:54:00 PM

Students: give your feedback and get a £10 Waterstones voucher


In the autumn term, we’ll be running a big project about the future of UCL’s carbon emissions.  More...

Published: Jul 21, 2014 2:46:00 PM

Timings for Transport Day

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Schedule for Green Week UCL Transport Day October 18th.

Lead Bike Rides

A. Bloomsbury-Soho Hire Bike Crawl & Demo – 60 minutes

Meet 12.00 at LCC stall in South Quad

Depart 12.15

Finish by 13.15

Tour of Bloomsbury and Soho. Starting with a quick demo of how to hire a TfL bike then a ‘pootle’ around of the area.  

B. Camden Town (and back) bike ride

Meet 13.00 at LCC stall in South Quad

Depart 13.15

Finish by 13.30

Cycle Maintenance Workshops

Maintenance Workshop 1 - Brakes, Gears and other important bits - 45 mins

12:00-12:45

Tour around the bicycle and ABC check.

Maintenance Workshop 2 – Keeping you bike clean and safe in winter -45 mins

13:00-13:45

How to make sure your bike stays in tip top condition over the dark winter months. Tips on keeping your chain running smooth and how make sure you’re seen at night.