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Posts by Adrian

Closing the Loop

As we hear more and more about climate change, we are asking local businesses to make a voluntary pledge for all food and drink single use takeaway packaging to be compostable in Wetherby, Boston Spa & Villages as part of our collective journey to attain Plastic Free Community status. We’d also ask that partners pledge…

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International Stop Food Waste Day 28th April 2021

Whilst International Stop Food Waste day is 28th April 2021 is a fairly American led event, primarily by Compass Group plc, we wish to share some of Alice Woodwark’s comments about the issue of food waste in her sector, during a recent interview.  Alice who is the managing director of Restaurant Associates, UK, said, about…

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NEW Boston Spa Geocache Trail

Like and share on Facebook Welcome to our series of 10 Boston Spa Green geocaches, a 6km loop (2hour stroll) round our village, river and woods. Along the way you’ll find out about the places you visit, how they relate to the environment we live in and hopefully have some fun (and some fresh air too).…

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Geocaching, the worlds largest treasure hunt!

There are millions of hidden ‘caches’ (treasure boxes) out there in our world, just waiting for everyone to find them as part of a fun walk around where you live, work, play and travel to. In Boston Spa there aren’t very many and with your help we’d like to change that, by setting up a…

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A net-zero carbon roadmap for Leeds & how we can help

Like and share on Facebook The first version of the Leeds Net-Zero Carbon Roadmap was published by the Leeds Climate Commission in the spring of 2019. A lot has happened and so much has changed in the short period of time since the first version of the roadmap was published that a new version is…

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Competition: design a bin, win £100, close the loop!

We are all aware of the waste that we create. Yes, we all recycle as much as we can, we fill our streetside litter bins, we even try and use reusable cups too. But takeaway cups are becoming a blight to our local community, streets, woodland, fields and rivers. So, if we want to keep…

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