WasteNot Old Crockery

Maybe you’ve chipped your favourite mug, dropped a plate or replaced your dining set, what should you do with your old crockery? Repurpose an old teapot, teacup or mug into a planter. Sell or give away broken crockery to people who use them to create arts and crafts projects or …

Waste Free Christmas Tree

Waste Free Christmas Tree Christmas trees are a favourite long standing tradition in many people’s homes. The type we have and how we decorate them may change from year to year though, potentially creating waste. Here’s some suggestions on how to try to have a waste free Christmas tree: Sustainable …

It’s Time to Wrap Up

Winter’s on its way and it’s starting to get chilly Soon you’ll be digging out your winter coat, or perhaps you’re looking to buy a new one? Before you head to the shops or order your brand new coat online have you considered buying your next coat In a charity …

WasteNot Flip Flops

The summer is here and a must have item is a pair of flip flops When you can pick up a pair for under £1 you can easily see why they can be regarded as a disposable item. Coupled with the fact many break quickly, thousands either end up in …

Get Inspired to WasteNot

Need a bit of inspiration for reducing waste? Check out some of these TV programmes. Get tips for up-cycling, learn about the worth of your keepsakes, watch people’s loved items get a new lease of life and find out how to spot a second hand bargain. SHOW CHANNEL DESCRIPTION Antiques …