10th Anniversary June 17 – 23

Next week marks the 10th Anniversary since the advent of WRAP’s ‘The Big Recycle’ in 2003, a landmark welcomed by scrapstoresUK.

Increase in Staff Volunteering at John Lewis

Hub Yeovil takes over the running of Community Resource Service's art shop and scrapstore.

The Duchess of Cornwall visits  Wiltshire Scrapstore and Resource Centre in Lacock.

The Duchess met some of the 50 volunteers during the visit who keep the charity going by knitting and sewing items for sale in the charity's shop.

Sam Younger, the commission's chief executive, says some trustees are too relaxed about their legal duty to get their financial documents to the regulator.

The following funding organisations are taking applications now.

The Epic Awards 2013 are open to all amateur art and craft groups in the UK and Republic of Ireland and they are free to enter.

ScrapstoresUK attended the the Resource & Waste Management (RWM) in partnership with Charteredd Institution of wastes Mangement Exhibition in September 2012 at the NEC, Birmingham.

An enterprise which transforms unwanted business materials into educational resources for school children is set to launch in Middlesbrough.

The Government's Small Donations Bill will be good news for Charities with small donations

Latest News

  • COMMUNITY REUSE CENTRE REFURBISHMENT & REOPENING

     

    COMMUNITY REUSE CENTRE REFURBISHMENT & REOPENING

    Cambridgeshire Community Reuse and Recycling Network – CCORRN, a local community organisation based in March, Cambridgeshire is reopening its doors at 10am on Saturday the 9th of September after the team of staff and volunteers have given the customer area a much needed makeover.

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  • Reuseful UK 2017 National Networking Event

    This year Hull is the UK City of Culture and we are excited to announce the REUSEFUL UK CONFERENCE AND SCRAP SWAP will be held in Hull. Date : Friday 23rd June 2017 Location: Hull Play Resource Centre Booking Prices: Early Bird Fee** £25 per person Members Fee £35 per person Non Members Fee £50 per person **Applicable when booking by 5:00pm on Tuesday 6th June 2017 For any enquiries please email the team at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or telephone us on 0560 364 9391 Monday to Thursday 9am to 3pm  
  • Squirrels Community Scrap Scheme at long last to re-open there doors

    We are pleased to share with you the amazing new that Squirrels Community Scrap Scheme have at long last re-opened their doors. Read more ...