The latest events relating to sustainability in and around London.
Location: Tower Hill, London
Date: Sunday 25th August, 10:50am-2pm
We successfully collected 40kg of trash on one of Norfolk post popular beaches, Great Yarmouth. It’s now time to bring the #cancollect movement to London. An event for everyone! It’s going to be super fun, exciting and a little bit silly. Put your on your smile, make the day free and let’s go save the planet!
Location: Cambridge Heath, London
Date: Saturday 31st August, 1pm-4pm
Bring your good quality clothes, accessories and home wares that you no longer need, want or wear to the Zero Waste Ldn Swap Shop event. Bring along 5 items, take 5 new items away. First come, first served on everything at the event. Browse for anything that takes your fancy!
Location: St James’ Market, London
Date: Sunday 8th September, 12pm-9pm
A special sustainable living market, this pop up will be packed with conscious fashion, skincare, and homewares, alongside plant based and sustainable food and beverage.
Location: Harvey Nicolls, Knightsbridge, London
Date: Sunday 15th September, 10am-12pm
Awaytomars are revolutionising the fashion industry by giving a focus to old clothes. At this workshop you’ll be joined by Awaytomars CEO Alfredo Orobio and four members of the team to learn about upcycling before taking part in recreating your own T-shirt using the brand’s signature pattern.
Location: Lavington Street, London
Date: Tuesday 17th September, 6:30pm-9:30pm
This event will explore what the fashion industry needs to look like in 2030 if we are to achieve the UN SDGs, and will ask ‘How can sustainable fashion help us achieve the SDGs?’
Location: Leather Lane, London
Date: Wednesday 18th September, 6:30pm-8:30pm
Join Sophie from Agnes LDN as she talks to sustainable fashion advocates Venetia Falconer, Jemma Finch (Stories Behind Things) and Madara Freimane (What’s Your Legacy).
Location: River Thames (18 various locations), London
Date: Tuesday 24th September, all day
Join Thames21 and the #OneLess Bottle campaign for a huge plastic counting project on the Thames. On the 24th September 2019, we will be sending volunteers to 18 collection hotspots on the Thames to count and remove that rising scourge of the world’s rivers and oceans – plastic drink bottles.
Location: The Curtain, London
Date: Tuesday 24th September, 6:30pm-10pm
Beginning the evening with a Q&A with Clare Press – your chance to have your sustainability questions answered by one of the world’s top experts! This will then be followed by workshops and networking.
Location: Bohemia Place, Hackney, London
Date: Saturday 28th September, 11am-6pm
The Ethical Emporium will be bringing 40+ of the nation’s most inspiring clothing and accessory vendors to Hackney Central. From vintage and rare clothing to handmade jewellery and handbags, ethical & sustainable fashion, independent brands, jewellery crafting, casting, up-cycling, swap shops, knitting and crochet!
Please get in touch if you want your upcoming event to be featured here!