A space for people and planet.

Welcome to Cheltenham’s community action hub. We’re here to connect you to community initiatives that help tackle climate change, fight social inequality and build a sustainable, resilient future for our town.

“We find ourselves in this moment where there are no non-radical options left before us”

Naomi Klein

Do you feel overwhelmed by news about climate change?

It can be difficult to get to grips with the climate crisis, which is why joining together to create community-level change is so important. No-one can do everything, but everyone can do something! Check out our events, sign up to our newsletter and be part of Planet Cheltenham.

“We find ourselves in this moment where there are no non-radical options left before us”

Naomi Klein

Do you feel overwhelmed by news about climate change?

It can be difficult to get to grips with the climate crisis, which is why joining together to create community-level change is so important. No-one can do everything, but everyone can do something! Check out our events, sign up to our newsletter and be part of Planet Cheltenham.

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We believe that every part of the community in Cheltenham can be involved in the transition to a brighter and better future.

To help make this happen we will:

Place
Provide opportunities for local people to choose a future in which we live and work more sustainably
Planet
Build a vibrant sharing and circular economy by supporting practical local projects
People
Empower citizens to tackle climate change through local solutions that prioritise fairness and accessibility

So what can Cheltenham do?

Do you sometimes feel overwhelmed by news about climate change?

Planet Cheltenham is a hybrid online and physical hub space, created in partnership with Vision 21. We’re a climate hub showcasing community climate solutions, empowering people, demonstrating sharing and circular economy concepts, engaging and supporting people to act.

So what can Cheltenham do?

Do you sometimes feel overwhelmed by news about climate change?

Planet Cheltenham is a hybrid online and physical hub space, created in partnership with Vision 21. We’re a climate hub showcasing community climate solutions, empowering people, demonstrating sharing and circular economy concepts, engaging and supporting people to act.

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"We don't inherit the earth from our ancestors, we borrow it from our children"

Native American proverb

See what we get up to on Instagram

Our next Climate Youth Group session on the 15th June will be in partnership with @creative_sustainability_cic @strikealightfestival and @the.r.y.s.e from 6-8pm @shccheltenham for anyone aged 16-25. We’ll be getting creative to make pages for a climate zine, which we’ll then publish! Even if you’ve never been along to the youth group before, you’re more than welcome to join us for this awesome workshop session. Please share widely! ...

Would you like to reinvent a piece of denim clothing to be included in an art exhibition @thewilsonchelt ? If you’re aged 15-25 then head along to @joltgloucester 10-3 this Saturday 4th June - DM us to let us know you’ll be there! ...

We have one last energy session remaining, on Sunday 8th May, drop in anytime between 2 - 4pm to the workshop on Malthouse Lane, St Pauls to chat to three local homeowners about the brilliant ways they have future proofed their homes, lowering their bills and emissions. We have had around 50 residents attend the first two sessions, all worried about rising bills and climate impacts, the need is there for radical action to protect the most vulnerable from having to choose between heating and eating this winter. The government’s latest energy strategy goes now where near far enough and is very light on energy saving measures, the lowest hanging fruit when it comes to energy policy. It’s crucial that action is taken to keep people warmer and richer, stop funding dangerous fossil fuel based regimes abroad and protect our planet. Learn more about what you can do as a homeowner at this exciting event! ...

We have an exciting announcement to make about our latest addition to the Planet Cheltenham family… ...

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