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Pond dipping delight at Bosbury Primary School

Tuesday 21 May 2024 11.55am

Tadpoles, Dragonfly and Water Boatman – a school pond, and new equipment, offers students at Bosbury Primary School the chance to see a wonderful array of wildlife up close. In late April, officers in the Sustainability and Climate Change team at H…

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Big Green Business Event

Friday 10 May 2024 12.12pm

The Herefordshire Means Business (HMBiz) Team are hosting a Big Green Business Event, in partnership with Herefordshire Council's Greener Footprints initiative on Tuesday 11 June at the Shell Store, Skylon Park, Hereford from 8am to 12pm. The event…

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Farm Carbon Workshop: Learn how to weatherpproof your farm 23 april 2024 9am-1.30pm at broockhampton village hall HR1 4SG

Farm Carbon Workshop: Learn how to weatherproof your farm

Wednesday 17 April 2024 3.02pm

Herefordshire Council are delighted to be partnering with 4R Reassurance to deliver a farm carbon workshop, featuring regenerative agricultural consultancy Neils Corfield, focusing on grazing and mixed farming operations. The changing climate is cre…

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Greener Footprints Herefordshire Sandwich Sessions - lunchtime webinars for business

Greener Footprints Sandwich Session Webinar Series kicks off

Friday 22 March 2024 1.06pm

Yesterday, 21.03.24, saw the new series of mini webinars through the Greener Footprints initiative – known as Sandwich Sessions – kick off with an insight into Electric Vehicle Charging in Herefordshire. The session included information on EV chargi…

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Webinar - forging a path to net zero and nature rich, herefordshire climate and nature partnership board, recording now available to watch

HCNP board webinar - Your questions answered

Tuesday 12 March 2024 10.36am

On the 29th February, Herefordshire council, Herefordshire Green Network and members of the Herefordshire Climate and Nature Partnership (HCNP) Board came together to deliver a Webinar, sharing an insight into the achievements, activities and plans o…

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Upcoming webinar - HCNP board and Herefordshire council

Wednesday 14 February 2024 10.31am

Herefordshire Climate and Nature Partnership Board was set up just over two years ago as a key part of Herefordshire Council's mission to deliver a net zero and nature-rich county. What has it been up to? Join us to gather an insight into the achiev…

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Whitecross High School says no to single-use plastic

Thursday 1 February 2024 2.08pm

Whitecross High School is putting an end to single-use plastic bottles. At Whitecross High School, a passionate, student-led eco team has been on a mission to reduce plastic waste within the school. Last year, their dedication took a bold turn when…

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Schools Energy & Climate Change Webinar

Monday 23 October 2023 1.27pm

A webinar organised to share to information on new free support that is now available for schools in Herefordshire. Led by Herefordshire Council’s Sustainability & Climate Change team, in partnership with Let’s Go Zero. Thursday 9th November, 4p…

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Enjoy a local feast with Herefordshire Food Alliance this Autumn

Wednesday 18 October 2023 2.45pm

The Herefordshire Food Alliance are working to build good local food for all - and this means food that is good for our rivers and countryside too!  They are running three events this Autumn celebrating food which has been produced locally by Herefo…

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Upcycling made easy

Thursday 17 August 2023 4.05pm

Do you want to reduce waste, save money and be unique? Then this is your moment to explore the beauty and benefits of upcycling… Looking for a fabulous way to entertain the kids this holiday, or a gift for that impossible-to-buy-for friend, or just…

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Photo of lady and child with a bike that they have won in a prize draw by making a Greener Footprints pledge

Small steps (and cycle rides) can make the biggest difference...

Wednesday 2 August 2023 2.38pm

During the county's first Greener Footprints Week in June, everyone who made a pledge to help the environment was entered into a grand prize draw to win a bike, and the first one has been picked up and cycled away by Llangrove's Lucy Hoare, pictured…

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Greener Footprints Business Champion Awards

Greener Footprints Business Champion Awards Launched

Thursday 6 July 2023 10.23am

We are opening nominations for the Greener Footprints Business Champion of the Year and Greener Footprints Team of the Year Awards. We are looking for individuals and teams who have put in extra effort to make a difference to the planet. Perhaps you…

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Get involved in Greener Footprints Week

Friday 9 June 2023 12.49pm

From 10-18 June we’re holding our first ever Greener Footprints Week in Herefordshire, as part of Great Big Green Week – and we want you to get involved! Click here to find out more.

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Hereford FC join the Greener Footprints ’30 for 2030’ as the campaign launches its first Awareness Week

Friday 9 June 2023 12.46pm

Herefordshire's Greener Footprints campaign has announced that Hereford Football Club has signed up as its 30th ‘30 for 2030’ ambassador. Launched in spring 2022, the ’30 for 2030’ business initiative set out to bring together organisations from acr…

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