Our Greener Borough
How we are helping reduce Wandsworth's environmental impacts
Our Greener Borough (OGB) is a council initiative set up to help reduce Wandsworth's environmental impacts. It is made up of individual schemes focusing on schools, residents, businesses and community groups.
What you can do
Are you a resident?
Have you got a green idea that needs funding?
Are you a Green Champion?
- We hold regular Green Champions Awards to recognise the most eco-friendly schools, groups and individuals in the borough.
Are you a school?
Are you a business?
- The Greening Business programme offers free support to small Wandsworth businesses to help them go green and save money.
Are you a charity or community organisation?Get in touch. If you are planning a green event such as a litter-pick or a Give and Take Day and would like to tell us about it or request support (for example, flyers about the recycling service), email email@example.com.
Capital Clean-Up has free clean-up kits for organisations and schools who want to organise events during their annual summer campaign. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org or 07501 728240 for information.
In the news
Our Greener Borough won the 2012 Public Sector People and Environment Achievement (PEA) Award.
Read the blog
Our Green Blog is updated with local green news stories, upcoming events, funding opportunities and information on how to make Wandsworth "our greener borough".
Keep up with blog posts by following the council on Twitter.
If you want to submit a story or publicise an event via the blog, email email@example.com.
The blog replaced "OGB News" which was sent to Green Pledgers every three months. Read back issues of OGB News.