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Make 2023 A Sustainable Christmas!

Are you dreaming of a  sustainable Christmas this year?  – Ways to cut waste, and give gifts that are more sustainable and reusable? Luckily, there are plenty of options here […]

Brampton 2 Zero: Data driven and education led

Local, community-led sustainability groups are growing fast here in Cumbria. Brampton 2 Zero is one of those groups, with a core aim of ‘practically implementing sustainable energy solutions and a […]

Youth Climate Summit Report Published

This week saw the publication of the report for the Youth Climate Summit held in July in 2023. The summit which was held at Queen Katherine School in Kendal had […]

Have you visited your local repair café?

It’s International Repair Day on 21 October – and this year the theme is “Repair for Everyone“. It’s part of a campaign to remove barriers to getting items fixed, asking […]

Level up your recycling skills

It’s recycle week! And the perfect time to flag up some of the services here in Cumbria that will support your recycling needs –  reducing the rubbish in landfill, reusing […]

Green Libraries Week

Have you been to a library this week? Libraries week is a national event. This year the week has been dedicated to ‘Green Libraries’ – and libraries across Cumbria are […]

International Food Waste and Loss Day

Half the UK’s food is imported from overseas  – and worsening climate events, such as extreme heat, wildfire, and flooding, threaten our food security.   International Food Waste and Loss […]