Start a group guide

Introduction to the guide

The guide is aimed at helping you with every aspect of starting and running a successful People & Planet group in your School or College. You can skip to the section you want using the headings below, or navigate through the whole guide step by step.

Truro College P&P group Fairtrade Stall

Get off to a flying start with your P&P group


To get trained up on these skills, learn more about the issues and build your group, book a workshop from the support office.

About P&P groups

Getting started

Taking action

  • Make sure your Campaigning skills such as lobbying and working with the media are up to scratch.
  • Organise superb Events where everything runs smoothly.
  • Find out more about Useful skills such as design, websites and fundraising.

Building an invincible team