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All departments encouraged to take part in UCL's Green Impact programme

Green Impact, UCL's annual sustainability programme is now live for the 2015-16 period, and all departments and divisions are encouraged to take part.  More...

Published: Sep 28, 2015 2:52:00 PM

'Whole Earth?' environmental exhibition comes to Gordon Square Gardens

A new free exhibition will run in Gordon Square Gardens from the 21st September - 16th October, tackling the environmental challenges we face in a changing and increasingly interconnected world.  More...

Published: Sep 23, 2015 10:00:00 AM

Sustainability excellence showcased at the UCL Green Impact Awards

UCL action for sustainability was celebrated this week at the Sustainability Team's annual Green Impact Awards. Vice-Provost Professor Anthony Smith, Professor Graham Hart, Dean of the Faculty of Population Health Sciences and the Sustainability Team paid tribute to the remarkable efforts of staff and students in creating a more sustainable UCL.  More...

Published: Sep 17, 2015 11:26:00 AM

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.

Published: Aug 11, 2015 12:17:00 PM

Free Urban Cycle Skills Training

Green UCL works with Camden Council to provide free urban cycle skills training. This consists of individual lessons for urban cyclists who want to make their journeys safer and more enjoyable. You'll gain valuable experience, from riding on multi-lane roads to negotiating London's busy junction systems. These sessions will be tailor-made for you. 

Get free cycle safety training 

Complete beginners' course

Camden Council runs regular weekend courses for adults who are complete beginners, and for those who can ride but would like to improve their control skills. Details of these courses can be found on their on their facebook page

Urban Cycle Skills Training

These are 1-2-1 sessions for all regular cyclists who want to make their journeys safer and more enjoyable. If you're new to cycling in the city and want to boost your confidence, these are for you. 

You can book online for one of these sessions on the Camden Council website. Some feedback from previous participants can be found below:

It was a great experience that changed my perspective - teaching me that as a cyclist I do belong on the road & I need to be confident about being there

The training made a huge difference to my cycling confidence. I am now happy to safely cycle almost everywhere

Sign-up for free cycle training

Sign up for Urban Cycle Skills training on the Camden Council website

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