Green Lancaster

Green Lancaster is a collaborative initiative run by Lancaster University and Lancaster University Students’ Union to:‌

  • Provide a central forum for demonstrating and disseminating good sustainability practice.
  • Engage the University community as a whole to encourage and embed sustainable behaviours.
  • Facilitate the linking of teaching, research and practice, utilising the significant expertise within the University.
  • Alter staff and students behaviours in order to reduce carbon emissions, energy and resource consumption associated with University activities and operations.
  • Provide a student experience that promotes sustainability.

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What’s on

Fortnightly events…

Every other week during-term time, 10:00 – 15:00 at the Farmers’ Market in Alexandra Square

  • Green Lancaster Team ‘themed’ market stalls focussing on food, waste, transport and energy issues.

Weekly events...

Every Wednesday and Friday 13:00 - 15:00 at the EcoHub on Alexandra Park

The following cycling services are available at the weekly term-time market on Thursdays, 11:00-15:00, in Alexandra Square:

  • Sales of cycling accessories such as lights, helmets and pumps
  • Bicycle repair services

External Links

If you’re interested in volunteering or going along to events in the local area about conservation and sustainability, here are some groups that do just that.