Tips for Taking Action

From Sustainable(ish) with Jen Gale

All the information and inspiration you need to revolutionise the way you spend, save and live.

Join thousands of others and become an ethical consumer today.

Learn how to use your spending power to help change the world for the better.

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“Buy less, choose well,

make it last.”

Dame Vivienne Westwood

HOW TO QUIT FAST FASHION

RETHINKING YOUR WARDROBE: Choose Quality Not Quantity

SHOPPING MORE EFFICIENTLY: Shop Less, Avoid Online Shopping.

BUY LESS: Before you buy, will you wear it 30 times? Can you wear it 5 ways?

BUY SUSTAINABLE: What is it made of? Who is it made by?

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FLIGHT FREE UK

Pledge to be flight free in 2022 and join the growing number of people choosing not to fly because of the climate crisis.

www.flightfree.co.uk

“Even one flight a year is too much for the climate to handle. If everyone in the world took just one return flight per year, our carbon output would increase by over 40% – far beyond what our planet can cope with.“

RAIL TRAVEL

The Man in Seat 61

Train travel is a more rewarding alternative to flying which reduces our contribution to climate change and brings us closer to the countries we visit.

The Man in Seat 61 site explains how to travel comfortably & affordably by train or ferry, rediscovering the pleasure, romance & adventure of the journey…

www.seat61.com

Snow Carbon

An independent guide to ski holidays in the Alps by train. Less carbon, more fun.

www.snowcarbon.co.uk

TRAVEL IDEAS FROM OUR MEMBERS

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UK seasonal food information, tips and recipe ideas, updated every week

www.eattheseasons.co.uk

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INCREASE ENERGY EFFICIENCY

Energy Saving Trust

Action Surrey

GREEN ENERGY SUPPLIERS

Ecotricity

Octopus

Green Energy UK

GREEN YOUR MONEY

Banking: Triodos, Co-Op, Nationwide Building Society, Starling, Charity, Ecology, Rathbones.

Bonds: NS&I Green Savings Bonds

For advice on Greening Your Money see:

https://www.ethicalconsumer.org/money-finance/banks-climate-change-environmental-crisis

https://www.ethicalconsumer.org/money-finance/three-ethical-issues-think-about-when-switching-your-bank-account

https://www.ethicalconsumer.org/money-finance/shopping-guide/ethical-savings-accounts

https://www.currentaccountswitch.co.uk/

USE YOUR VOICE

Write to your local Councillor and MP.

The Commitment

Hope for the Future

Make Votes Matter

Greenpeace – petitions

Friends of the Earth – petitions

JOIN A GROUP

WEAct

XR Woking

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