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CEL home > Ideas/Millennium-Cert > Derby August 2007

St Osmunds will be organising another litter pick by the canal on 12 April 2003 starting at 9.15 am all welcome. Ask for details

Actions carried out for which the
CEL Millennium Challenge Certificate

was awardedOctober 9th 1999

    1. Supported National Spring Clean by organising a Community Litter-Pick along the canal path.
    2. Supported Padley Day Centre Textiles Recycling Unit
    3. Collected Aluminium Cans to raise money for the church roof
    4. Supported Christian Aid's Supermarket Receipt Collection

    Supermarket petition for ethically produced goods. Photo courtesy and © of Derby Evening Telegraph
    Supermarket petition for ethically produced goods. Photo courtesy and © of Derby Evening Telegraph
    5. Operated a Re-cycling Book. (There was a section for goods that people wanted and a section for goods that people offered.)
    6. Organised two Services involving Environmental Concerns. The first was on February 7th, Creation day. the second was held later in the year when CEL Chairman Tim Cooper came to speak.
    7. Collected Used Stamps for Derby and Sandiacre Canal Restoration Society


    8. Rogation Sunday: invited a naturalist, John Bland, to lead a walk in local Alvaston Park
    9. Organised a visit to three local organic gardens (picture below)

    Organic Garden

    10. Organised a coach trip to Highfields Farm, Etwall. At Highfields Farm there is a project helping young ex-offenders back into work and society. They sell free range eggs.


Other Churches and the CEL Millennium Certificate     Pick a church
First Ballymoney Presb
Church, N Ireland
Bedale, N Yorks Burton Leonard N Yorks
Chipping Sodbury Baptist Church Crook Methodist House Group Denby Dale (Meth.) Huddersfield
Derby: St Osmund's Church, St John's Col. Durham Uni. Falmouth Baptist Church
Finstall, Bromsgrove, Worcs St Benedict's RC Church, Handforth, Cheshire Harrogate: St Peter's,
Herringthorpe URC Rotherham The Benedictine Sisters of Minster Abbey, Kent Mansfield Baptist Church, Notts
Muswell Hill URC Selly Oak, (Meth) Birm'm Settle Northern Friends Peace Group
Sheffield: St Mark's, Broomfield Sheffield: St John's Park Skipton, N Yorks
South Norwood Baptist Church, Croydon Studley Church, Warks

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