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Open Meeting of Portsmouth & Southsea Tree Wardens

Who is this for?

The next meeting for the Portsmouth & Southsea Tree Wardens is on Thursday 23rd October 2014 at 7.30pm in the Boardroom, Royal Maritime Club, Queen Street, Portsmouth PO1 3HS.


Everyone is welcome to come along and find out more about the local Tree Wardens and the work they do.


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contact: http://www.portsmouthtree.hampshire.org.uk/html/contact_us.html where: the Boardroom, Royal Maritime Club, Queen Street, Portsmouth PO1 3HS when: 23/10/2014 at 7:30 pm to 23/10/2014 at 9:00 pm

Southampton Green Drinks – 30 October 2014

Who is this for?

Southampton Green Drinks is a regular, informal meetup over drinks on the last Thursday of the month from 6.30pm.  Their next get together is on Thursday 30 October 2014 at the Art House, 178 Above Bar Street, Southampton SO14 7DW.


It’s a great way of meeting others working in the environmental sector, or who are simply interested in environmental issues and want to enjoy a relaxed evening in good company.


Southampton Green drinks is part of the Green Drinks network, an international informal networking group on an environmental theme. It is a great way to meet others working in the environmental sector or for people who are simply interested in environmental issues and want to enjoy a relaxed evening in good company.


It’s a great way to meet new people, catch up with friends or just hang out with people who also want to contribute in whatever way to a more sustainable society.


Everyone is welcome, no matter how ‘green’ you think you are, there are a good mixture of people from NGOs, academia, and business. Come along and you’ll be made welcome!


Meet from 6.30pm until around 8pm in the cafe - look out for the Southampton Green Drinks sign!

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contact: southamptongreendrinks@gmail.com where: The Art House, 178 Above Bar Street, Southampton, SO14 7DW when: 30/10/2014 at 6:30 pm to 30/10/2014 at 8:00 pm

Chessel Bay Autumn Clean-up

Who is this for?

Get active in the fresh air, giving this very special area of wildlife habitat in the heart of Southampton an autumn-clean. Chessel Bay is an important feeding site for over-wintering wading birds, whilst the woodland along the shore hosts a totally different range of wildlife. Discover more and ‘do one thing’ for this special wildlife ‘breathing place’ in Southampton.  The litter pick is on 1st November 2014 between 10 am and 2pm.


Meet at Chessel Bay - end of Quayside Road, Bitterne Manor, Southampton (Quayside Rd is by Northam Bridge - Bitterne side) No booking necessary - just turn up any time from 10:00am-1:30pm. Wear sturdy footwear and wrap up warm and dry! Under 16’s must be accompanied by an adult. Please note:- there are no toilets on site.


Local parking is very limited- Please avoid bringing a car to the site. Thank you!


For more details please contact:- The Hawthorns Urban Wildlife Centre-023 8067 1921



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contact: hawthorns@southampton.gov.uk where: end of Quayside Road, Bitterne Manor, Southampton when: 01/11/2014 at 10:00 am to 01/11/2014 at 2:00 pm

An Evening with Polly Higgins

Who is this for?

Polly Higgins is an inspirational leader of our times. Polly is currently spearheading the campaign to bring a Law of Ecocide as the 5th crime against humanity, peace and ultimately nature, to stand alongside war crimes and genocide. Come and listen to a legend of our times and ask questions to a panel of esteemed guests, including Keith Taylor MEP.


This event is on Thursday 6th November 2014 at 7.30pm at the Turner Sims auditorium, located in the gardens of the University of Southampton’s Highfield Campus, set back from University Road between the Nuffield Theatre and the John Hansard Gallery.


Booking is essential and the fee is £5, students £3.


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contact: http://eradicatingecocide.com/ where: Turner Sims, University of Southampton, Southampton, SO17 1BJ when: 06/11/2014 at 7:30 pm to 06/11/2014 at 10:30 pm

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