Green News 

Interested in writing news articles about sustainability activities? If you've been to one of our events, or have thoughts about sustainability more widely please email We will feature your work on our website (with your name attributed to it, of course).



Advice on Ketamine usage

Wed 04 May 2022

We recognise that some students will choose to use ketamine despite knowing the dangers that go along with it. Our hope is that those who do choose to use it are given the opportunity to make an informed decision and know how to reduce some of the risks associated with drug taking.

Bristol Big Give 2022

Fri 29 Apr 2022

Donate your unwanted things!

Queerness in Nature

Mon 07 Mar 2022

Candidate announcement Vice President Sports and Health and more

Tue 01 Mar 2022

Find out who is running to be your next Vice President Sports and Health, Sustainability officer and International Students' Officer.

Fairtrade Fortnight!

Mon 28 Feb 2022

Award-winning status for hedgehogs on campus

Fri 25 Feb 2022

Hedgehogs can rest easy!

UWE signs pledge to divest from fossil fuel extractor companies

Thu 27 Jan 2022

A pledge signed by VC Steve West

Is Veganuary as ethical as we think?

Tue 25 Jan 2022

So, the new year is well and truly in swing and, like many of you, I have my new resolutions in hand with an injection of motivation to set it in motion. January is a good time to kick start your health, and movements such as Dry January and Veganuary are ways to fuel that fire.

No More Silence – issue 2: Call for contributions

Mon 17 Jan 2022

Following the publication and the success of our first issue, we are very pleased to launch a call for contributions for the second issue of our No More Silence Zine.
We are looking for creative pieces from students and staff around stories, comments and views on diversity at UWE Bristol and beyond.
We have put some further information below on the campaign and how you can get involved.

How to be more sustainable at Christmas

Wed 22 Dec 2021

Here are some ideas so that you can be kinder to the planet this festive season!

Sustainable Living Guide

Fri 17 Dec 2021

This guide has been created by our Sustainability Officer and students from the Sustainability Committee. It has been made by students for students, to share tips for living more consciously and sustainably. It has been produced to mark The Students' Union's 50th birthday and to showcase how important furthering education of sustainable development and empowering our students to take action on building a better world for all is to your Students' Union.

How to be an eco-warrior this festive season

Mon 13 Dec 2021

It is that time of year again. The hustle and bustle of the run up to Christmas can leave us feeling overwhelmed with the impending spend. Getting older seemed to chip away at the magic of this time and I had started to become disenchanted by it all; more things, more spending, more consuming, but at what cost?

Minibus service direct to Bower Ashton starting on Monday 6 December

Fri 03 Dec 2021

Successful businessman and motivational speaker Nido Qubein once said ‘change brings opportunity’, this quote could not be more apt thanks to the incredible, determined and tireless work from the Presidents of The Students’ Union.

This is your time to make a difference!

Mon 29 Nov 2021

Do you want to be in with the chance to win cash prizes to help fund your Christmas shopping this year?