If you have been inspired by Count On Me and want to do more, there are many exciting community projects happening across Bournemouth you can get involved in. These activities and events help us to live more conscious and healthy lives, contributing to a more sustainable and resilient Bournemouth, and building a better world. Click on the links to find out more about just some of what’s on offer.
SLADES FARM – Community Garden, Ensbury Park
GROUNDED ENTERPRISES – Community Growing, Boscombe
NEW LEAF – Community Allotment, Throop
WIN ON WASTE – Ideas 2 Action, recycling our waste
GIVE OR TAKE DAYS – take place across Bournemouth
DORSET SCRAP STORE – Recycling arts & crafts
DORSET DEVILS – Litter action – Looking after our patch
REPAIR CAFES – held regularly across Bournemouth
LITTER FREE – Coast And Sea, Bournemouth
ETHICAL FASHION – Love life in a fit fashion
ENERGY MONITORS – Loans available in Bournemouth Libraries
CYCLE TRAINING – and rides take place across Bournemouth
CYCLING FORUM – For all things bike
INSPIRING CHANGE – West Howe Bike Hire
CO-WHEELS – Car sharing
GREEN SCREEN – Solar Powered Cinema
FOOD ASSEMBLY – Local food from farmers and foodmakers
DORSET VEGAN – Events and information
GREEN DRINKS – Social Networking meetups
SUSTAINABLE RESTAURANT HOPS – held regularly across Bournemouth
FAIRTRADE TOWN – eco-friendly, ethical and sustainable
Sustainable Dorset is a central hub for connecting Sustainable activity across the county.
If you know of any more locally based sustainable projects then please do get in touch to be added to this list.