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Coronavirus (COVID-19) - updated advice

This guidance will assist schools and other educational settings in providing advice for pupils, students, staff and parents or carers. View guidance


Upcoming events & training

We provide schools with opportunities to engage in environmental activities through training sessions. Keep checking back to this page regularly for updates.

Further information

Eco-Schools Webinar Series

EcoTeach Webinars - Wednesdays 10 - 11am

Keep up to date with all things Environmental Education while social distancing. Find out about opportunities to participate in different projects and activities taking place in Leicester. All webinars will be presented by Lee Jowett and Amy Peace along with guests.

Find out when the webinars are and how to view

How to apply for your Green Flag - 1 July 2020

PowerPoint Presentation - How to apply for your Green Flag

Marine - 24 June 2020

PowerPoint Presentation - Marine

Healthy Living 17 June 2020

PowerPoint Presentation - Healthy Living

Global Citizenship and Fairtrade - 10 June 2020

PowerPoint Presentation - Global Citizenship and Fairtrade

Biodiversity - 3 June 2020

PowerPoint Presentation - Biodiversity

Information and useful resources

Transport - 20 May 2020

PowerPoint Presentation - Transport

Waste and Recycling - 13 May 2020

PowerPoint Presentation - Waste and Recycling

School Grounds - 5 May 2020

PowerPoint Presentation - School Grounds

Litter - 29 April 2020

PowerPoint Presentation - Litter

Energy and Water - 22 April 2020

PowerPoint Presentation - Water and energy 

Grow your own grub and pumpkin garden competition 2020

*The competitions have been cancelled for this year but with be rescheduled in 2021

The Mealbarrow competition is a great way to involve the wider school community in your
growing activities and for the first time this year we have launched a brand new competition the Pumpkin Garden

Further details can be found on the competitions page

Eco-Schools and Food for Life celebration 2020

*Postponed until the next academic year. New date to be announced*

City Hall, 115 Charles Street, Leicester

Celebrate the work that your school has completed this year by attending the annual Eco-Schools and Food for Life Celebration. Bring along up to 5 students to display your Eco-Schools and/or your Food for Life project. Receive your Food for Life award as well as the Healthier Air for Schools Award.

For more information and to book your school place contact:

Amy Peace, Leicester City Council  0116 454 4543 or Lisa Didier, Soil Association Food for Life  07718 570945

See previous celebrations on the Eco-Schools conferences and celebrations page.




Please consider the environment.