Basingstoke Green Week
This year the Green Week is running from 18 to 26 September 2021. Events are happening up and down the country as part of the national Great Big Green Week. Please find below the growing list of events we know that are happening throughout the borough for Green Week this year, some of which fall just outside the main week.
|Free woodchip collection||Stratton Park car park, Pack Lane, RG22 5HN||between 18 and 26 September 2021||Free woodchip collection while stocks last! Bring your own bags/containers to fill with free woodchip for you garden, produced from green waste from the council’s maintenance work. Just turn up and help yourself.|
|World Car Free Day||Across borough||Wednesday 22 September 2021||This annual event falls within Green Week this year, so why not endeavour to travel without the car this today, if possible.
Check out five tips for going car-free
or you can plan a journey on pubic transport in the borough.
|Sustainable Overton Green Week||Various, Overton||Friday 24 September 2021 to Tuesday 28 September 2021||A number of exciting events coordinated by Sustainable Overton to check out and get involved in, including a Green Market and Tree Walk.|
|Brookvale Sustainability day||Brookvale Village Hall, Lower Brook Street, RG21 7RP||Saturday 25 September between 12pm and 4pm||Head along to the free workshops to hear about retrofitting your home, adaptation to future climate changes and rewilding and biodiversity.|
|Day out at the Northdown Orchard||Northdown Orchard, South Litchfield, Basingstoke, RG25 3BP||Sunday 26 September 2021||Visit this organic family farm, featuring guided farm tours, a farm stall and fresh produce.
|Energy champions in your community||Online||Thursday 30 September 2021||hosted online by Community Energy South, find out about the benefits of having energy champions in your community and how you could get involved.|
|Inspero Charity Community Garden open day||Kempshott Community Garden (behind Kempshott Village Hall)Pack Lane, Basingstoke RG22 5HN||Friday 1 October 2021 between 10am and 1pm||Come and visit a local community garden where food is grown organically and volunteer to work in this serene environment.|
|Oakley Green Week||Various locations across the village||2 to 10 October 2021||Check out the Oakley Community Association website for the latest information on events.|