Tag Archives: recycling

The plastic problem

The plastic problem

No doubt we’ve all seen the recent heavy press coverage about plastic and the effects it has on the environment. Apparently, there are 13 billion plastic bottles sold in the UK every year and at prese ...
A letter from Brian Webb – Recycling

A letter from Brian Webb – Recycling

I had just been listening to our Local Authority telling us they intend to charge from April for any DIY waste taken to their recycling centres. Ten minutes later I came across your article on the gov ...
Recycling – is it a load of rubbish?

Recycling – is it a load of rubbish?

Recycling is very much in the news at present, in no small part due to the increasing concern over the danger that plastic pollution of the seas poses. Most of us will have watched the splendid BBC TV ...
Hanging BRA-skets

Hanging BRA-skets

Fun-loving Women’s Institute members have come up with a way to recycle unwanted underwear by making hanging baskets – out of BRAS. Each blossoming display has been created by sewing the s ...