Links of interest

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 ENERGY AND WATER

Find out how to make your house greener and save energy with Action Surrey, the Energy Saving Trust and Save Our Streams.

RECYCLING GUIDANCE FOR WOKING

http://www.jointwastesolutions.org/recycling-centres-and-banks/

http://www.jointwastesolutions.org/bin-collections/what-do-i-do-with

http://www.recyclenow.com

https://www.terracycle.com/en-GB/

http://www.facebook.com/groups/CTKRecyclingGuildford

https://www2.mattel.com/en-gb/playback

LOCAL REFILL AND ZERO WASTE SHOPS

Find out where to refill your water bottle at Refill Woking.

GET INVOLVED

Find out about volunteering opportunities with Surrey Wildlife Trust.

Join a work party to help clean up our beautiful Basingstoke Canal.

Follow the Woking Peregrines on the live webcam as they raise their young each spring.

Find out how to support Swifts in Woking.

LOCAL GREEN BUSINESSES

Farnham Repair Café https://cfsd.org.uk/events/farnham_repair_cafe/

Take your clothes to Eco Fresh, an environmentally friendly dry cleaners.

Switch to washable nappies with support from the Nappy Library.

Buy homemade jam from foraged/surplus fruit, while supporting local charities: https://tinyurl.com/jam-for-charity

LOCAL COMMUNITY

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:

https://www.surreycc.gov.uk/community/climate-change/what-are-we-doing/greener-futures-climate-change-delivery-plan-2021-to-2025

Your local church cares for God’s earth https://ecochurch.arocha.org.uk