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Sustainability

So much of what the rural sector does impacts on the environment. As one of the leading colleges in this sector we are always looking at ways to minimise our effect on the environment.

In 2011 we produced a Carbon Management Plan which was signed off by the Carbon Trust.  In this we committed to reduce our carbon footprint by 25% by 2014.

To tie in with this Carbon Management Plan, we also launched the LESS campaign in 2011, which encourages staff and students to use LESS energy, fuel and water and create LESS waste.

Some of the current projects being undertaken by staff and students include:

  • Growing more food locally in collaboration with the HadLOW Carbon Community.  This encourages 'green exercise' and facilitates better diets for all.
  • Encouraging students to engage in entrepreneurial projects, which enhances their employability skills, by engaging with the local economy.
  • Making more efficient use of resources such as fossil energy and mains water, and seek renewable and locally-obtained alternatives.

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Visit the newborn lambs at Hadlow College’s Lambing Weekend 2017!

Posted on 20th February 2017 in

On 11th and 12th March 2017, visitors to Hadlow College will be able to visit our lambing ewes and their newborn lambs. There will be lots of other fun-filled activities to enjoy for all the family!

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The Hadlow Group Responds to the UK Government’s Industrial Strategy

Posted on 14th February 2017 in General

The recent publication of the UK government’s much-vaunted Industrial Strategy Green Paper, setting out plans to adapt the economy for a post-Brexit era, sees a welcome focus on overhauling technical education – with a pledge to help young people develop the skills for the high-paid, high-skilled jobs of the future.

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Unaffiliated Show Jumping & Clear Round

Hadlow Campus

Event date 5th March 2017 at 9:30am
Equine Management, Events