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UCL achieves Ska Gold rating for Whittington Hospital refurbishment

UCL has successfully achieved its first Ska Gold certificate for its refurbishment project in the Whittington Hospital. This rating represents environmental best practice in terms of reducing waste, using more sustainable materials, installing highly efficient lighting, and water saving toilets.   More...

Published: Mar 27, 2014 12:31:00 PM

WARPit Competition Now On

Between Tuesday 18th, until Friday 28th February, the member of staff that lists the most items* on UCL's WARPit site will win some brilliant Fairtrade prizes (as well as the knowledge that you’re making a real reduction to our environmental impact!) More...

Published: Feb 18, 2014 10:38:00 AM

Green Volunteering Fair - Wednesday 12th February

Come along to UCLU and Green UCL’s Green Volunteering Fair, 6-8pm on Wednesday 12th February 2014 to find out about a huge variety of ways to make a positive environmental impact.  More...

Published: Feb 7, 2014 10:46:00 AM

Green Impact February League Table

The latest results of the Green Impact are in! As always, big congratulations to all teams involved - we have a record number of teams taking part and nearly 600 actions taken as a result of the programme so far. More...

Published: Feb 6, 2014 11:35:00 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.