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Carbon Awareness Training November 2023

Saturday 11 November 2023, 9:30 am to 3:00 pm

Join Cate Williams and Julie Nelson for a day of Carbon Awareness Training.

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Carbon Awareness is a short 4 hour course, enabling participants to explore questions around engaging with climate change in church life. It covers four key questions:

  1. Why does reducing our use of fossil fuels matter so much?
  2. What changes can we make that make the most difference?
  3. How we can encourage others to get involved?
  4. How does this fit into the whole of church life?

Participants will leave the course better equipped to make positive changes in their own household as well as feeling more confident to engage both with church, and others to encourage more people to take this seriously.

As a short 4 hour course, Carbon Awareness can either be delivered as a whole or split into two or more sessions.  This session will be on Saturday 11 November 2023, 9.30am-3pm at The Lounge, Church Centre, St Andrew’s Church, Station Road, Churchdown, GL3 2JT

Participants will need to spend 20 minutes before the course completing a simple carbon footprint tool:

Please note that participants will need to brign their own lunch, but drinks are provided.

This training is free of charge, but spaces are limited so please sign up here by clicking the booking form here.


Cate Williams

This session will be led by Cate Williams  (our Environmental Engagement Officer) and Julie Nelson.



Rev Julie Nelson

Revd Dr Julie Nelson is a retired Anglican priest who has made a home in Gloucester Diocese in the last four years. She is a member of Green Christian, and an Eco Ambassador for Cirencester Deanery, supporting churches on their EcoChurch journey, seeking to raise awareness of environmental concerns, and encouraging all Christians to see ‘Care for our Common Home’ as central to faith, discipleship and mission





Saturday 11 November 2023
9:30 am to 3:00 pm
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Cate Williams
01452 835543


Church Centre, St Andrew’s Church, Station Road, Churchdown, GL3 2JT

"I have come that they may have LIFE, and have it to the full." ~ John 10:10