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Welcome to GlosCAN.org, the website of Gloucestershire Climate Action Network.

Please help in campaigning for action on climate change in Gloucestershire by signing up as a Supporter. Being a Supporter costs nothing and enables you to be on our mailing list if you wish.

GlosCAN is a member of the Climate Coalition.

New: e-mail address list for contacting Gloucestershire County Councillors elected this summer.

New: we are delighted to welcome David Drew, MP for Stroud, as a Supporter. Representatives of GlosCAN met him recently.

New: national and international press articles on climate change

 

Forthcoming events:

(See also our Forthcoming Events page.)

 

GlosCAN’s Annual General Meeting

Our AGM will take place on Thu 12 October 2017 at the Church Hall at Stroud Congregational Church, Bedford Street, Stroud, GL5 1AY.
See map: http://www.stroudcongchurch.org.uk/

Expected start time 7 p.m.

Further details will be sent out shortly.

These will include the voting procedure at the meeting for election of Supporters to the Steering Committee.

Our visiting speaker will be Raquel Hughes from Tidal Lagoon Power.

 

Recent events:

(See also our Recent Events page.)

7 Sep, Hawkwood, Stroud
RSA Watch: Is there still Hope on Climate Change? In partnership with Hawkwood and Gloucestershire Climate Action Network

Nailsworth Climate Action Town (NCAT)actions and developments

1-9 July, events taking place nationally – Climate Coalition Week of Action, 1-9 July

Tweeting your MP from Friday 30 June. More details and ideas available from the Climate Coalition.

7-9 July, Stroud, Hawkwood Seed Festival (tickets) – including GlosCAN workshop Finding your focus for climate action

Meetings with Julie Girling MEP and Molly Scott Cato MEP, as well as other actions, are listed on our Recent Events page.

 

‘For the love of…’ – making a huge heart on Selsley Common, Stroud, Sunday 12 Febindex

See photos on our Recent Events page about making a heart out of Cotswold stone on the Common as part of the Climate Coalition ‘For the love of…’ campaign. This campaign is about things that we love that are threatened by climate change. Join the campaign – please watch the short #ShowTheLove film below and share it!

 

 

Helping people with reducing their carbon footprint

Community Carbon Reduction Programme – see our page How can I help?

Current Focus

Our current focus is on engaging with MPs and MEPs on climate change policies; and also on promoting renewable energy in our region. See our Recent Events page.

 

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Website header photo: Standish Woods, Gloucestershire, by Philip Booth