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News and Events


Events to look forward to :

  • Green Squirrel Sustainability Workshops
  • Go Green Week 
  • Community Days
  • Repair Cafés, including Free Bike Servicing
  • Hedgehog Friendly Campus Events, including:
  • Hedgehog Surveying
  • Student and Staff Litter Picks 
  • Fairtrade Events

Up and Coming Events

  • Hedgehog Survey Training – Cardiff Met are working towards Silver Award for Hedgehog Friendly Campus and will be completing two Hedgehog Surveys on Campus. This training provided by Jo Wilkinson of Hedgehog Friendly Campus on zoom on the 14th July, 3pm - 4.30pm, please email Sustainability@cardiffmet.ac.uk to reserve a place and obtain the zoom link.
  • Pl-ogging – 24th July, 10am - 11.30am, with Keep Wales Tidy and MetActive. A fun filled morning with optional fancy dress (pirate themed), picking litter whilst jogging event. All can attend, with equipment provided and warm up at the start. Please book online here
  • Student Environmental Auditor Introduction Talk – 14th October 2021, 3pm to all interested in attending either of the sessions planned for 26th & 27th October 2021 please email Sustainability@cardiffmet.ac.uk to reserve a place.
  • Student Environmental Auditor Training – sessions planned for 26th & 27th October 2021 – all day session, eight places available per day. Please email Sustainability@cardiffmet.ac.uk to express an interest.

Litter Picks for Staff, Students and Community


6th October, 12 noon – 1.30pm https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/162681800645

15th October, 12 noon – 1.30pm https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/162684051377

3rd November, 12 noon – 1.30pm https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/162687409421

12th November, 12 noon – 1.30pm https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/162687601997

24th November, 12 noon – 1.30pm https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/162687748435


29th September, 12 noon – 1.30pm https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/162688398379

8th October, 12 noon – 1.30pm https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/162688602991

20th October, 12 noon – 1.30pm https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/162688811615

5th November, 12 noon – 1.30pm https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/162688992155

17th November, 12 noon – 1.30pm https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/162689152635

Plas Gwyn

1st October, 12 noon – 1.30pm https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/162690496655

13th October, 12 noon – 1.30pm Https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/162691058335

22nd October, 12 noon – 1.30pm https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/162691172677

10th November, 12 noon – 1.30pm https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/162691285013

19th November, 12 noon – 1.30pm https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/162691445493

Thank you to everyone who has supported our previous events. We look forward to seeing you all again and meeting our new students and staff. In view of the current global situation, some events might be delivered differently e.g. online workshops.

First Campus have recently provided local primary schools with Boxes of Potential - Box 3 has a Sustainability theme. 

If you want more information on our sustainability work and events you can follow us on our social media (links below) or contact Sustainability@cardiffmet.ac.uk  with your queries.

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