Community action groups

National

The Climate Coalition is the UK’s largest group of people dedicated to action on climate change and limiting its impact on the world’s poorest communities
For The Love Of…‘ is its campaign for action on climate change to ‘protect the things we all love, from bees to the British coastline to people everywhere.’

Locality – Communities ambitious for change
Locality is a national network of community-led organisations, working together to help neighbourhoods thrive

Local Trust’s mission is to enable residents to make their communities and their areas better places in which to live

South East
Winchester Action on Climate Change

Portsmouth Climate Action Network

CAGS Oxfordshire
This CAG network consists of over 50 groups across Oxfordshire. Fortnightly newsletter.

The Low Carbon Hub is a social enterprise tackling the big issue of climate change in Oxfordshire. We work with communities, schools and businesses to scale-up renewable energy generation to put local power in the hands of local people. Includes advice on setting up a Community Action Group (CAG).

Community Action Milton Keynes

New Forest Transition School & Community Energy Saving Project
The aim of the project is to reduce the energy consumption of ten pilot primary schools in the New Forest by 10% – 15% in two years.

South West

Bournemouth 2026 Trust – Working for a sustainable Bournemouth that has thriving and inclusive communities

Blog: Wivey Action on Climate
Includes examples of community initiatives to address climate change, including Wivey Solar Club – a community bulk-buying scheme for solar panels and Incredible Edible Somerset.

North and West of the border

Scottish Communities Climate Action Network

Taking action – inspirational examples from across Scotland

Renew Wales ‘People supporting people to take enterprising action against climate change’