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Cut down on waste and get an extra £200 in your pocket

Catherine Windrow works for North London Waste Authority and took part in Green Space at the North Observatory earlier this term. Here she shares some easy tips to reduce waste, improve your environmental impact and save money.  More...

Published: Dec 15, 2014 11:09:00 AM

Free hydrogen-powered mulled apple juice and switching off stickers

On Tuesday 9th December, 12-2pm, we'll be raising awareness about the Christmas Switch Off by giving away free mulled apple juice powered by the UCL's brilliant UCell hydrogen fuel cell in the Main Quad.  More...

Published: Dec 8, 2014 11:22:00 AM

The Sustainability Team is recruiting!

Want to join UCL’s Sustainability Team and help improve the sustainability of our business and projects? More...

Published: Nov 25, 2014 10:35:00 AM

UCL achieves Highly Commended for Sustainable Facilities Management

UCL and its partners Office and General and Bywaters have received a Highly Commended accolade at the Chartered Institution of Wastes Management (CIWM) awards. More...

Published: Nov 12, 2014 10:43:00 AM

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.