Events happening for National Clean Air Day in Southampton

National Clean Air Day at Southampton General Hospital

Information available in the front entrance for employees, patients and visitors about National Clean Air Day, what they can do to reduce air pollution and how they can avoid health impacts.

Professor Holgate will talk to the respiratory department about current research and how to advise patients to protect themselves from poor air quality.

9 am – 2 pm

Southampton General Hospital, main entrance
Tremona Road
Southampton SO16 6YD


National Clean Air Day at Westquay shopping centre

A number of stands will be located in the lower floor providing information about air quality in the city and alternative ways of travelling around.

• The Environment Centre (tEC) will be providing information about the risks to health and how to reduce and avoid the impacts of air pollution.
• Solent Air Watch will be conducting live air quality monitoring.
• Southampton City Council will be promoting their Clean Air Strategy.
• My Journey will be providing information on sustainable travel and journey planning.
• Bluestar and First buses will be providing information on bus travel in the area, timetables and free merchandise, along with Spin the Wheel of Fortune.
• British Cycling will be encouraging people to sign up to the HSBC City Ride on the 25th June.
• Ask the expert – Professor Ian Williams from the University of Southampton will be on hand to answer questions about air quality.

11 am – 4 pm

Westquay shopping centre
Harbour Parade
Southampton SO15 1QF


Electric Vehicle showcase at The Bargate

Clean Air Southampton will be showcasing electric vehicles and providing an opportunity for the public to speak to the manufacturers and electric vehicle owners.

10 am – 4 pm

The Bargate
High Street
Southampton SO14 2DJ


National Clean Air Day at St John’s School

To raise awareness of National Clean Air Day, St John’s School will be monitoring air quality around the school, providing information to parents, and a Bike Doctor will be available to make bike repairs.

The road outside the school will be closed for the day and pupils will be enjoying bike agility, dancing sessions and lunch-time play in this space.

During school hours

St John’s School
French Street
Southampton SO14 2AU

 

National Clean Air Day at Pickles Coppice Sure Start

Information available for staff and parents about National Clean Air Day, what they can do to reduce air pollution, and how they can avoid health impacts for them and their children.

11.30 am – 3.30 pm

Pickles Coppice Children's Centre
65 Windermere Avenue
Southampton SO16 9QX