Sustainable Woodstock

We aim to raise public awareness among the residents of Woodstock and beyond on the issues of climate change, energy conservation, waste reduction, recycling, bio-diversity, sustainable economics and respect for the planet. 
We are working in partnership with Oxfordshire County Council, West Oxfordshire District Council, local schools and churches, Blenheim Palace and the Farmers Market and the Woodstock trade association, Wake Up to Woodstock


Some good advice on managing a green lifestyle in your home can be found at "A Guide to Green Homes" here,

Nice to know our "links" page is used!  All the way from Texas USA, Sustainable Woodstock has had a request to provide a link to a very interesting Fairtrade page.
Take a look.  It's worth it.  And thanks to the kids at NCP Charter School Church Youth Group for telling us about it.

Oxfordshire's Low Carbon Hub is at

Oxfordshire's umbrella organisation for the Community Action Groups is at Oxford's Climate Exchange is a valuable information resource.

A Transition Town is a community that seeks to face up to the dual challenges of Peak Oil and Climate Change. Transition Oxford is currently examining traffic and transport in Oxford with a view to reducing carbon emissions and reducing pollution

Green Alliance eNews –  (Green Alliance is a charity and independent think tank focused on achieving ambitious leadership for the environment).

The energy Savings Trust website is

Two energy sites recommended to Sustainable Woodstock are:- a US private website for "Do-It-Youselfers" and a commercial UK site

Sustainable Woodstock does not recommend either site but they have interesting ideas.  Browsers beware!

The Story of Stuff with Annie Leonard is a good short film on the wider implications of our non-sustainable economies is a useful website for energy conservation information

This is the government's resource base for environmental and climate change issues Environment and greener living Directgov

Dept for the Environment, Food and Rural Affairs at DEFRA Sustrans is the sustainable transport charity that champions cycling and with the local authorities developed over 2000 miles of cycle networks as the second largest millennium project in 2000.

The government's rural communities commission is not specifically an environmental champion but is a useful source of information and can be accessed here.

Oxfordshire Data Observatory is a superb resource of statistics for Oxfordshire

Trust For Oxfordshire's Environment is the organisation that distributes land fill tax receipts to environmental causes

Woodstock Town Council

Oxfordshire County Council

West Oxfordshire District Council - home page
Information on West Oxfordshire District Council's climate change work can be found at:
The impact of climate change on the Council's services can be found at:

Sustainable Charlbury » Home

Rural Services Community is the home page for the latest environmental film warning of climate change

Friends of the Earth can be accessed at

Woodstock's very own installers of renewable energy technology, Next Generation Renewable Energy are at