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Abingdon Carbon Cutters

Directory: Oxfordshire
Located: Abingdon, United Kingdom
We have been a Community Action Group since 2008, working in and around Abingdon to help reduce the carbon footprint of Abingdon in response to climate change, promote a sustainable and resilient lifestyle for our town as fossil fuel stocks decline, and promote Abingdon as …

Abundance Oxford

Directory: Oxfordshire
Located: Oxford, United Kingdom
Abundance Oxford is a not-for-profit community harvesting, redistributing & preserving collective. We climb trees or stay beneath catching apples. We pluck unwanted berries from back gardens, harvesting excess fruit & veg from all over Oxford, especially East Oxford. We redistribute it by bike trailer or otherwise …

Banbury Community Action Group

Directory: Oxfordshire
Located: Banbury, United Kingdom
Banbury Community Action Group was set up in 2013 to run local community projects on food, waste, transport and energy. Come and get involved! We are always looking for new ideas and new volunteers. There are always lots of projects on the go. You could help plant …

Barracks Lane Community Garden

Directory: Oxfordshire
Located: Oxford, United Kingdom
Barracks Lane Community Garden is a beautiful green space and eco building at the heart of a vibrant community in East Oxford. It is for everyone to use and enjoy by visiting, booking for a private function or by coming along to one of the many …

Bicester Green

Directory: Oxfordshire
Located: Bicester, United Kingdom
Bicester Green is a social enterprise that carries out practical activities which divert goods from the waste stream that would otherwise go to landfill. Working with a wide range of volunteers we rescue, repair and sell affordable furniture and electrical items to those in need, …

Broken Spoke Bike Co-op

Directory: Oxfordshire
Located: Oxford, United Kingdom
The Broken Spoke Bike Coop is a cooperative enterprise that aims to address social inequality, create a healthier environment and strengthen the culture of bicycling in Oxfordshire by teaching people from all backgrounds to become self-sufficient and proficient in bicycle maintenance and riding. Oxford has the …

Charlbury Green Hub

Directory: Oxfordshire
Located: Charlbury, United Kingdom
We aim to promote a better understanding of our local countryside, food, energy, travel, and the wider implications for our planet's limited resources and climate change. Our website provides information about environmental events happening within reach of Charlbury and the topic pages provide a useful …

Cultivate Oxford

Directory: Oxfordshire
Located: Little Wittenham, United Kingdom
Cultivate are a food co-op all about bringing people together to create a better food system for Oxford. Better for everyone who eats food, better for everyone who grows food, and better for the planet. We work with local, growers, farmers and producers to bring …

Dean Court CAG

Directory: Oxfordshire
Located: Oxford, United Kingdom
Dean Court CAG works closely with the Dean Court Community Association, sharing meetings, activists and enthusiasm. Our aims are: to develop a healthy, thriving community within the Parish of Cumnor; to hold events and establish a meeting place for local activities; and make life better …

East Oxford Farmers’ & Community Market

Directory: Oxfordshire
Located: Oxford, United Kingdom
The East Oxford Farmers' & Community Market is a small, friendly local market which can provide the staples for your weekly shop, all from sources within 30 miles of Oxford: bread, eggs, milk, vegetables, cheese, various meats, refills for cleaning supplies - as well as …

FarmAbility

Directory: Oxfordshire
Located: Wytham, United Kingdom
At FarmAbility we believe that adults with autism and learning disabilities should have access to meaningful activities that improve their well-being and increase their independence, enabling them to participate actively in their communities. FarmAbility is an outdoor, farm-based programme of purposeful and varied activities in animal …

Feeding The Gaps

Directory: Oxfordshire
Located: Oxford, United Kingdom
Feeding the Gaps is a community led initiative bringing together people in Oxford working to tackle food poverty and food waste. It aims to do the following: Get a better understanding of the scale of food poverty and food waste in Oxford; Identify anything that could …

Grassroots Bicester

Directory: Oxfordshire
Located: Bicester , United Kingdom
Grassroots Bicester is a Community Action Group which was established in October 2010. The group comprises of local residents, who shared a common interest in sustainability and community spirit, working across Bicester devising sustainable projects and solutions which will make a real difference to their …

Green Apple

Directory: Oxfordshire
Located: Abingdon, United Kingdom
Green Apple or Appleton with Eaton Community Action Group for the Environment were established as a CAG in 2012. We organise a number of activities and events including: Green Windmill Day which is a village-wide freecycle event. Apple picking and juicing events. Talks and film showings. Farm …

Headington Swap Shop

Directory: Oxfordshire
A group running swap shops to reduce waste. Swaps are held on the third Saturday of the month 11am-12pm (items can be brought along between 10am-11.30am) at the Headington Community Centre, Gladstone Road, Headington, Oxford OX3 8LL. Bring along any unwanted items in good, reusable condition and/or take …

Hook Norton Low Carbon

Directory: Oxfordshire
Located: Hook Norton, United Kingdom
Hook Norton Low Carbon Limited (HNLC) is a not-for-profit Co-operative and Community Benefit Society set up to help the community reduce its energy consumption, carbon emissions and save money. We run a range of community-based schemes including the provision of solar panels and additional insulation …

Kidlington vs Climate Change

Directory: Oxfordshire
Located: Kiddlington, United Kingdom
Sharing Learning Supporting Founded by Anthony Simpson and Janet Warren in July 2007, the group has run some high profile events in its 9 year existence. These included the inaugural event, a showing of the film ‘An Inconvenient Truth’ in October 2007 and ‘The Age of …

Low Carbon East Oxford

Directory: Oxfordshire
Located: Oxford, United Kingdom
LCEO are a local community group running initiatives to reduce the carbon footprint of East Oxford. Recent projects have included: LESS– the Landlord Energy Efficiency Scheme (LESS) was a big initiative to save tonnes of CO2 per annum by improving the energy efficiency of the many private …

Low Carbon Headington

Directory: Oxfordshire
Located: Oxford, United Kingdom
Low-Carbon Headington is a group of Headington residents committed to raising awareness of climate change locally, reducing Headington’s carbon emissions, and promoting a more sustainable lifestyle. Our active projects include: Thermal Imaging: We conduct thermal imaging on houses and give advice on where households are loosing …

Low Carbon Oxford North (LCON)

Directory: Oxfordshire
Located: Oxford, United Kingdom
Low Carbon Oxford North (LCON) is a group of local residents offering practical advice to help people in North Oxford shrink their carbon footprint. The group includes a committee, which meets once a month, and other local supporters who are involved in different projects. We are …

Low Carbon South Oxford

Directory: Oxfordshire
Located: Oxford, United Kingdom
LCSO is a community group established in March 2011 which aims to help South Oxford residents, groups and organisations work together to reduce their carbon footprint; to raise awareness of environmental issues; and move towards more environmentally sustainable ways of living and working. Since 2011 we …

Low Carbon West Oxford

Directory: Oxfordshire
Located: Oxford, United Kingdom
Low Carbon West Oxford is a community-led initiative set up in the wake of the floods in 2007. Our aim is to tackle climate change by reducing our individual and community carbon dioxide emissions. We work closely with our partner organisation, West Oxford Community Renewables (WOCoRe), …

Monday Shop

Directory: Oxfordshire
Located: Oxford, United Kingdom
Every week Monday Shop saves delicious, organic surplus veg from landing on the compost heap! All the veg that is not sold at the weekend farmers' markets in Oxford is brought to us and we sell whatever we have on a donation basis - everyone …

Orinoco

Directory: Oxfordshire
Located: Headington, Oxford, United Kingdom
Orinoco is the Oxfordshire Scrapstore. It is a charity, based in Oxford, UK that promotes re-use, art and creative play through education and direct action. From our Scrapstore in Headington we sell scrap items for art, play and creative projects, new art materials, household paint …

OxCo-Op

Directory: Oxfordshire
Located: Oxford, United Kingdom
OxCo-op is a super friendly cooperative food shop, designed to allow students on low budgets to communally buy more socially and evironmentally sustainable food. It is run by student volunteers and bulk-buys all its products (including local, seasonable fruit and veg) from sustainable sources. Every …

Oxford Circular Collective

Directory: Oxfordshire
Located: Oxford, United Kingdom
We collect, in bike trailers, nonfood items and goods from subscribed households and redistribute them to various local reuse, refurbishment and recycling outlets of choice. We focus on social and environmental organisations such as charities, social enterprises, local groups, other local projects. We do this …

Oxford Cohousing

Directory: Oxfordshire
Located: Oxford, United Kingdom
We are a group of mostly Oxford residents who wish to build an 'intentional community' – a neighbourhood of 30-40 homes, sustainably designed with neighbourliness and sharing at its heart. Residents have their own homes, and can share cooking and eating; laundry; guest, work and …

Oxford Food Justice

Directory: Oxfordshire
Located: Oxford, United Kingdom
UK households waste 25% of all the food they buy, yet four million people in the UK suffer from food poverty. The Oxford Food Justice Group was set up in 2010 to do something about this discrepancy. We have two aims: To encourage students to …

Oxford Food Surplus Cafe

Directory: Oxfordshire
Located: Oxford, United Kingdom
The Oxford Food Surplus Café aims to help redress the imbalance in our food system by reclaiming surplus food and transforming it into delicious healthy meals accessible to all. Using the pay as you wish system, customers are able to contribute either what they can …

Oxfordshire Community Land Trust

Directory: Oxfordshire
Located: Oxford, United Kingdom
OCLT exists to promote and build permanently affordable housing using the land trust model. Rising land costs are what is making housing increasingly unaffordable. If the land cost can somehow be removed then the homes can be rented or owned at affordable prices. OCLT has recently …

OxGrow

Directory: Oxfordshire
Located: Oxford, United Kingdom
OxGrow is a community organisation dedicated to increasing local knowledge about food-growing and the natural environment. Since January 2011 we have been transforming two unloved tennis courts right in the heart of Oxford into a thriving food garden. Our garden is free to access and we …

SESI

Directory: Oxfordshire
Located: Oxford, United Kingdom
SESI is a social enterprise which supplies organic, fair-trade and local food and sustainable, locally made detergents in people's own containers. Whilst cutting on food waste and industrial recycling of packaging, we also wish to democratise food to make it affordable to the majorities, because we believe …

Sustainable Blewbury

Directory: Oxfordshire
Located: Blewbury, Didcot, United Kingdom
Sustainable Blewbury began as the Blewbury Village Society Environment Group (BVS-EG), established in 1993 to act as a forum for exchanging ideas, creating awareness and promoting action where needed on a wide range of topics related to the village and its environment. These include the …

Sustainable Didcot

Directory: Oxfordshire
Located: Didcot, United Kingdom
Sustainable Didcot is a group of Didcot residents with a shared interest in the environment, living sustainably and raising awareness of climate change. We believe that through positive action we, as a community, can reduce Didcot’s impact on this global threat. Our current projects include: Freecycle Live – an …

Sustainable Kirtlington

Directory: Oxfordshire
Located: Kirtlington, United Kingdom
Sustainable Kirtlington (SK) has been running since 2007 and has various plans to help raise awareness of climate change and to take action on energy-saving actions in the community. It was given impetus by the activities of the Oxfordshire ClimateXchange network (part of the Environmental …

Sustainable Leafield

Directory: Oxfordshire
Located: Leafield, United Kingdom
Sustainable Leafield aims to come together as a community and decide what needs we have and how we can provide for them locally and sustainably. Ideas and activities we are working on include: Long-term local renewable energy production (wind/solar) Wood for fuel Car pool …

Sustainable Wheatley

Directory: Oxfordshire
Located: Wheatley, United Kingdom
Sustainable Wheatley has about 12 people, and aims to promote sustainable living through waste reduction, re-use, recycling and use of resources. We meet about very two months or as required, which ensures our projects run as smoothly as possible Swap Shops We run 4 Swap Shops a …

Sustainable Witney

Directory: Oxfordshire
Located: Witney, United Kingdom
We help Witney residents to live in a more sustainable way. Our projects include: Regular swap shops, helping to reduce landfill waste. Volunteer thermal imaging of homes in the winter, followed by tailored advice to tackle fuel poverty and reduce carbon emissions from local housing. …

Sustainable Woodstock

Directory: Oxfordshire
Located: Woodstock, United Kingdom
Sustainable Woodstock is a campaigning group promoting Climate Change action, ecology and woodland management, waste reduction and recycling and renewable energy generation. Since it was formed in 2009, we have delivered the following activities: Marketed our unique and popular Sustainable Woodstock jute and canvas bags.  With …

Talking Shop

Directory: Oxfordshire
Talking Shop is a local group of volunteers working to provide opportunities for our community to get together and to bring valuable resources back to the village. We won Best Community Project in the 2013 OCVA awards on October 14th 2013. Our community shop and cafe …

The Stonehill Community Garden

Directory: Oxfordshire
Located: Abingdon , United Kingdom
The Stonehill Community Garden welcomes people from all walks of life to get involved. We are currently in very early stages of getting set up and are working on a medium sized plot of land that will be transformed into a vegetable growing patch. This is …

Think Tiny

Directory: Oxfordshire
Located: Oxford, United Kingdom
Think Tiny is committed to creating a fairer and sustainable society. In 2015 we merged with Incredible Edible Oxford to focus on food. We aim to ediblise Oxford with low-maintenance and sustainable perennial foodscapes that are free and open to all. We teach related skills …

Transition Chipping Norton

Directory: Oxfordshire
Located: Chipping Norton, United Kingdom
We are a community group for the Chipping Norton area, promoting and developing Local Solutions for Sustainable Communities – actions that help our local communities to thrive and be resilient in the face of challenges and changes to our climate, environment, economy and society. We …

Transition Eynsham Area – TEA

Directory: Oxfordshire
Located: Eynsham, United Kingdom
Transition Eynsham Area (TEA or Green TEA) is working in the community to raise awareness of how to cope with the transition from a global, fossil-fuel based, polluting and vulnerable economy, to more sustainable lifestyle based on clean, renewable energy and local produce. …

TRAX

Directory: Oxfordshire
Located: Oxford, United Kingdom
TRAX has been around for over 20 years delivering services and training to young people who have struggled with the normal rigours of education and who have had difficulties in their life. TRAX delivers a number of courses that provide skills and knowledge that enable young people to look …

Westmill Sustainable Energy Trust

Directory: Oxfordshire
Located: Swindon, United Kingdom
We are a charity set up by Westmill Wind & Solar Farm, one of the world’s largest community owned renewable sites. Our aim is to increase understanding about renewable energy, inspire similar community energy projects and support local energy conservation, renewable energy inititiative and arts projects. …

Wolvercote Farmers’ Market

Directory: Oxfordshire
Located: Oxford, United Kingdom
We are the longest running Farmers' Market in Oxford (est. 2002) and we aim to provide our community with locally-produced, great tasting food. Our regular stall holders bring fresh fruit and veg, locally reared meat, sustainably sourced fish, artisan bread, cheese and milk. Other traders produce …

Woodcote CAG

Directory: Oxfordshire
Located: Reading, United Kingdom
Woodcote CAG aims to encourage people in the local community around Woodcote to reduce, reuse and recycle waste in the community. We have held regular swap shops. These are ideal opportunities for people in the village to bring their unwanted, but reusable goods for exchange. We are …