Sustainable Development

Brightspace Foundation

Brightspace promotes and supports sustainable development in Herefordshire. The Brightspace team work at both strategic and grassroots levels, sitting on a variety of local Boards and delivering local projects.

As part of their Sustainable Route Map for Herefordshire Brightspace are collating and monitoring data to measure data sets which are Indicators of whether or not the county is moving towards a sustainable future or not.

Full details via the website.

Gapminder – Global Trends and Stats

Charts, graphs and a huge amount of figures detailing the status of every country on the globe – includes C02 emissions, income, agricultural land among many other things!



Kington KLEEN

Kington Local Energy & Environment Network (KLEEN) work locally on a variety of sustainability projects, including Repair Cafes, planting trees, a car club and more.

One Planet Council

Supporting ‘One Planet’ developments in Wales:

“This forward-thinking planning policy provides a genuinely affordable and sustainable way for people to live and work on their own land, bringing social, economic and environmental benefits. It was adopted by the Welsh government in 2011 as part of its One Wales: One Planet scheme.”


Spring Greens Fair

Local showcase for inspiring, enjoyable & healthy solutions to the difficult social, environmental & economic issues which confront us regionally, nationally & globally.

Family-friendly event, exploring innovative skills & ideas, activities & experimentation in sustainable lifestyles & livelihoods.

Sustainability West Midlands

Sustainability West Midlands is the sustainability champion for the West Midlands as designated by government.

They are a not-for-profit company that works with members in the business, public and voluntary sectors. Their role is to act as a catalyst for change through advice to leaders, to develop practical solutions with members and share success through their communications.


Transition Leominster

Local Transition Alliance in Leominster working to secure a sustainable future for all in their locality. New members welcome.