Build and Support the circular economy.
Use the Parish Ethical Consumption Toolkit resource to review all aspects of parish consumption, including energy, communications, cleaning etc.
Help cut down traffic and air pollution by sharing your car with other parishioners, especially if they rely on a lift to get there! It also makes it more likely you will find a space to park in.
There are plenty of ways to get creative and encourage wildlife to return to our parish spaces.
Only 2% of the UK’s wildflower meadows that existed in the 1930s survive today.
Could you add some bird and bat boxes on the church?
If you have space why not plant some trees? This provides different habitats and shade for you and other wildlife.
Why not turn a bland wall into a thriving tower block of life, full of vegetation.
A parish plant swap or sale is a great way to encourage people to grow their own food at home.
Could you turn a piece of parish grounds into an allotment?