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Lord Young's Report on Enterprises published. For more information Click Here.
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Social Investment - call for responses as part of the Civil Society Red Tape Challenge is open until 13th September.
Swindon Scrapstore Reuse Centre has secured £20,000 funding over a 2 year period from the Lloyds TSB Foundation to set up a Reuse Office Furniture Project.
The government has announced a £17.5 million package of support for communities who wish to use the Community Right to Build to shape development in their areas.
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Mary Robinson, former President of Ireland and former UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, today joined First Minister Alex Salmond, to launch Scotland's Climate Justice Fund and called for other countries to share Scotland's ambition on climate change - by both reducing their carbon emissions and implementing climate justice. Climate Justice Fund
Scrapstores take clean business waste like: off cuts of card, fabric and plastic for community groups and families to use in art, craft and play. Unusual shapes, textures and materials are available in a kaleidoscope of colours -it's no wonder scrapstores are often referred to as "Aladdin’s caves".
Refurnish is the latest scrapstoresUK member. They are developing a scrapstore to add to their already impressive reuse services. They have just won the Doncaster Free Press Environment Awards for Recycling and were the Overall Winner for 2012.
Contact: Andy Simpson – CEO: (01302 337 606) - www.refurnish.co.uk
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We Came, We Saw, We Crafted
Reuseful UK were thrilled to attend Kirstie Allsopp’s Handmade Fair for the first time between 22nd – 24th June 2018. The Fair was held in the beautiful grounds of Bowood House and blessed with sunny skies over the weekend. Over 1,100 crafters joined in the with the free Make and Take activities of making peg butterflies, brooches and bunting.
We are excited to announce our partnership with RWM, the UK's leading event for recycling and waste professionals. Under new management, RWM is now bigger and better than before with an unmissable jaw dropping line-up in place to help your business reach new exciting levels in the recycling & waste industry. The event takes place on the 12th & 13th September at the NEC, Birmingham and you are exclusively invited to attend. Claim your free ticket here!
We are thrilled to announce Reuseful UK’s partnership with RWM 2018, the Recycling and Waste Management Exhibition.
Under the new management of PRYSM Media Group, RWM returns to the NEC Birmingham on September 12th and 13th. The leading environmental exhibition is free to attend, with tickets now available on the RWM website.
We are excited to reveal Reuseful UK will be exhibiting at RWM in the autumn, showcasing an interactive, creative feature at stand #4K62 in Hall 5. Reuseful UK CEO Nikki DiGiovanni will also take to the stage at RWM and get involved with a speaker session – details of which will be released soon.