Eco Fair/Green Weekend, Saturday 2nd October

WETHERBY METHODIST CHURCH, BANK STREET & WETHERBY TOWN HALL, MARKET SQUARE 10am to 4pm Free entry, Displays, Eco Product sales, Presentations, Children’s Activities, Competitions, Raffle prizes, Cake stalls, Plants, refreshments and lots more. Come along and join in the fun! Come along and take part in these craft activities at the Methodist Church; 10am –…

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What is Climate Change?

Our climate is changing. Every time you travel by car, charge your mobile phone, switch on the TV, run the washing machine or do many other everyday activities, you leave a trail of carbon dioxide and other gases – basically you leave a carbon footprint. These emissions build up in the atmosphere, drive up temperatures,…

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Yorkshire Building Society, Wetherby now collecting for Terracycle

Now that COVID lockdowns have been somewhat loosened, Yorkshire Building Society, Wetherby are now offering to collect the following items for the Terracycle scheme, helping to ‘recycle the non-recyclable’; empty crisp packets (min 30, flattened), used pens and markers, used toothpaste tubes and toothbrushes. empty, clean and dry coffee pods (see notes below) So far…

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Close the Loop & become Plastic Free

As we hear more and more about climate change, we are asking local businesses in Wetherby, Boston Spa & Villages to make a voluntary pledge to sign up to our Sustainable Local Business Award Programme, as part of our collective journey to attain Plastic Free Community status: 1star for joining the Refill scheme; 2stars for…

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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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