Climate and nature emergency commitments have been made by the following organisations in Bath and North East Somerset

Parish Declared Climate Emergency Recent Actions
Bathampton Parish Council No Used the parish council footprint tool to analyse their footprint in comparison with others and shared with their village.

Charlcombe Parish Council

Have been part of discussions to set up a working group.
Chew Magna Parish Council Yes Have set up a working group with website here.
Chew Stoke Parish Council Yes Part of a working group.

Clutton Parish Council

Have set up a working group.
Compton Dando Parish Council No Created a community collection point for recycling not recycled by B&NES.
Compton Martin Parish Council Yes Have set up a working group.
East Harptree Parish Council Yes Lots of projects ongoing.
Farmborough Parish Council Yes Retrofitting hall and other facilities alongside getting an EV charging point installed. Working on tree maintenance and putting hedges into allotments rather than fences. Setting up a repair café and joining as a local collective.
Farrington Gurney Parish Council No Have local community group focused on climate emergency alongside a working group.
Freshford Parish Council Yes Setting up a climate working group and currently have a home energy group, an action plan and a community forum.
High Littleton Parish Council No Have a climate emergency action group.
Hinton Blewett Parish Council No Part of a climate emergency working group.
Kelston (Parish Meeting) Yes Have a series of blog posts available on their website.
Keynsham Town Council Yes Supported their in-bloom group with funding to develop a wildflower meadow in a cemetery. They have planted wildflower bulbs, seeds and plants alongside installing bird boxes and hedgehog homes. A bioblitz was also organised to record the nature and wildlife present at the site.
Midsomer Norton Town Council No A Climate Awareness Action Plan has been developed.
Peasedown St John Parish Council No Have created a Climate and Environment Advisory Panel
Priston Parish Council Yes Working on tree planting: liaising between landowners and those willing to plant, with planned plantings in October 2021. They also hosted a climate forum as a fact finding and question answering session for the village.
Publow and Pensford Parish Council Yes Have a climate emergency working group
Radstock Town Council Yes Ran an action planning workshop
Saltford Parish Council No Working on a seedballs project jointly with B&NES, youth groups, guides and schools, to identify areas where they can be planted.
Shoscombe Parish Council Yes Have a Sustainability and Climate Crisis Working Group. The Parish Council have also moved its funds to an ethical bank; Triodos, and a Climate and Nature Working Group has been set up. Have developed an action plan.
Stanton Drew Parish Council Drafting declaration Making land more pollinator and wildlife friendly.
Stowey Sutton Parish Council Yes Concerned with dark skies, so they're looking at spill from new residential developments. They are also investigating alternative models of public transport i.e. Using community transport schemes
Timsbury Parish Council Yes Have previously hosted a Climate Action community event.
Ubley Parish Council No Getting EV chargers at the village hall and battery banks. They are planning to put more technology into various buildings.
Wellow Parish Council No Climate Change Action Group being formulated alongside an action plan.
West Harptree Parish Council Yes Part of the Chew valley climate working group.
Westfield Parish Council Yes Have a climate emergency working group


Bath and North East Somerset Community Forums 

Forum Climate Actions
Bath Area Forum Parishes involved in the forum have declared emergencies.
Bathavon Area Forum Currently in the process of developing a working group.
Chew Valley Area Forum Have set up a Climate and Nature Emergency working group. The group meet regularly and have been particularly focused on improving public transport in their area alongside discussing energy efficiency and actions for nature.
Keynsham Area Forum Parishes involved in the forum have declared emergencies.
Somer Valley Forum Parishes involved in the forum have declared emergencies.


Public Service Organisations with climate strategies in place (*formally declared): 

Bath Spa Univeristy*
University of Bath*
Avon Fire and Rescue
Royal United Hospital
West of England Combined Authority*

For a list of schools in Bath and North East Somerset who've declared to take action, see the Schools Climate Network

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