10:10:10 A Global Day of Doing


10:10 has joined forces with international campaign group 350 to co-ordinate 10:10:10 – the biggest-ever day of positive action on climate change on Sunday 10 October 2010.Together we can trigger a tidal wave of emissions reductions, and send a powerful message to world leaders that we are already two steps ahead: busy cutting carbon in local communities, businesses and organisations on every continent. On 10:10:10 you could…

  • Buy your newspapers from local stores instead of supermarkets, which waste millions of plastic bags a day, as the papers come delivered in them, unlike to independent stores which collate the sections themselves. Talk to Vinod at Bright News about it and see his furious face.
  • Recruit a team of volunteers to fit free insulation into every loft in the neighbourhood
  • Launch a bike-to-work/school incentive scheme or run a bike-repair workshop
  • Ceremoniously cut the ribbon to your newly installed office water fountain (so long long-
    distance bottled water!)
  • Start up a lift-share scheme or car-pool with your friends
  • Hold a swap-shop event where people swap second hand clothes, furniture and books, instead of buying new

For more information email: hello@1010uk.org or phone: 0207 388 6688

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