There are a lot of great, green initiatives going on in and around Woking that you can get involved with. Follow the links below to find out more.
SAVE AND PROTECT WATER
Get Water Fit – Find out how and where you use water in your home and discover easy ways to make savings.
Save our Streams – Affinity Water’s water saving initiative, focused on saving our incredibly rare chalk streams while saving money on your bills.
Basingstoke Canal Society – Find out how you can get involved in preserving this vital local amenity.
RECYCLING GUIDANCE FOR WOKING
LOCAL REFILL AND ZERO WASTE SHOPS
Find out where to refill your water bottle at Refill Woking.
Find out about volunteering opportunities with Surrey Wildlife Trust.
Woking Nature Walks https://woking.gov.uk/leisure-and-culture/walking-woking.
Horsell Common Preservation Society
LOCAL GREEN BUSINESSES
Sustainable Business Network https://www.zerocarbonguildford.org/sustainable-business-network
The Useful Wood Company https://www.usefulwood.org/
Farnham Repair Café https://cfsd.org.uk/events/farnham_repair_cafe/
Buy homemade jam from foraged/surplus fruit, while supporting local charities: https://tinyurl.com/jam-for-charity
Find a local hairdresser that has joined the Green Salon Collective recycling scheme.
Canalside Community Fridge https://canalsidecommunity.wixsite.com/canalside-community
Horselll Scrubbers – Sewing Repair Shop and Creative Workshops. For more information contact email@example.com.
Find out how Victoria Place Shopping Centre is helping the community to go green.
Find out what the local Council has been doing to help tackle climate change locally as well as ideas and inspiration for what you can do at home or at work to help lighten your environmental footprint. https://planetwoking.co.uk/
And Surrey County Council’s Green Strategy:
Great Green Systems – discounted composters
Your local church cares for God’s earth https://ecochurch.arocha.org.uk