September 2017

18 September 2017

Hampshire County Council and Winchester City Council are developing a "movement strategy" which will shape how we get about the City for a generation. 

11 September 2017

Bespoke Biking has its own home for the Winchester Bike Hub.  They are opening their own shop and workshop in the lower car parking level of The Brooks Centre from mid September 2017. They will offer cycle training, bike repairs and bike hire all from the Brooks.

8 September 2017

Green House, the environmental think tank, has recently published an essay by Robert Hutchison, WinACC's founder, entitled "This Moment: The Emergency, The Opportunity".

6 September 2017

1. Basingstoke Green Week, Saturday 16 to Monday 25 September.
2. A public meeting on Air Pollution, following a recent study showing illegal levels of pollutants in Basingstoke.
3. A workshop to build your own solar powered charger.
4. The Big Green Science Night.

August 2017

8 August 2017
A second phase of public drop-in sessions on proposals for a new Sport & Leisure Park at Bar End took place in July. Copies of the exhibition boards and a feedback questionnaire are now available. 
7 August 2017

Hampshire County Council is looking to cut £140 million from its budget by April 2019.This is in addition to £340 million savings already delivered over the last nine years. The council’s “Serving Hampshire – Balancing the Budget” consultation presents all possible options for making savings but sets out high-level, strategic options only, and is not proposing specific changes to services as yet. 

7 August 2017

Cars must be driven out of cities to tackle the UK’s air pollution crisis, not just replaced with electric vehicles, according to the UK government’s top adviser, Prof. Frank Kelly.

Prof Kelly said that while electric vehicles emit no exhaust fumes, they still produce large amounts of tiny pollution particles from brake and tyre dust, for which the government already accepts there is no safe limit.

July 2017

31 July 2017

Summer time is probably when more of us are out on the water enjoying our marine environment. John Hawthorne has developed nine tips for fun and eco-friendly boating to help us enjoy our seas and rivers whilst minimizing our impact on them. 

17 July 2017

On Sunday 6 August, environmental campaigners in Winchester said goodbye to outgoing Director Chris Holloway and welcomed Tom Brenan as the new head of Winchester Action on Climate Change (WinACC).

15 July 2017

Winchester City Council is consulting on waste, ending 14 July. WinACC encourages you to take part in the online survey.