Tag Archives: Recycle Devon

Composting Roadshows launched

Devon residents, who want to recycle their food and garden waste but don’t know how, can pick up some top tips and advice from the experts at a Compost Roadshow.

Posted on: 1 August 2017 | Posted in: Environment | No Comments

Devon pledges to compost more

More than 2,000 pledges to recycle food waste has been made by Devon residents, thanks to a prize draw.

Posted on: 10 May 2017 | Posted in: Environment | No Comments

Win a composter in free prize draw ‘Binanza’

One hundred composting bins and other prizes, including a wormery, a food waste gadget kit and a gardening hamper can be won in the draw

Posted on: 27 February 2017 | Posted in: Environment | No Comments

Can you REPAIR IT? Yes you can!

During the autumn 150 people brought along 200 items, 70% of which were either fixed, improved or the fault was diagnosed.

Posted on: 5 December 2016 | Posted in: Environment

Prize draw prompts 1,800 pledges to ‘love their clothes’

The Reverend Helen Drever of Crediton Parish Church won a £45 laundry ‘bucket’ made from ‘upcycled’ sailcloth donated by Sails and Canvas in Topsham.

Posted on: 7 November 2016 | Posted in: Environment

Repair it! Community repair events across Devon this autumn

In a fix with your broken electrical items and gadgets? Well, Recycle Devon can help.

Posted on: 26 August 2016 | Posted in: Environment

Sock mystery boosts campaign

Recycle Devon, a partnership of Devon council’s and local authorities, is helping to spread the message that there’s no need for all of these unwanted socks to be thrown away after all.

Posted on: 4 August 2016 | Posted in: Environment

Devon school children take part in their first Eco Summit

Primary school children from across Devon took part in their first Eco-Summit to share their experiences of environmental learning for a better world.

Posted on: 19 May 2016 | Posted in: Environment

Sign the pollinators’ pledge or take a Tour of Britain – all at the Devon County Council marquee at this year’s County Show

The Devon County Council marquee at this year’s Devon County Show will have a nature and activity theme.

Posted on: 12 May 2016 | Posted in: Community

Parents have the chance to get real for free

Parents across Devon have the chance to try out real nappies free for a month as part of the 20th annual Real Nappy Week 2016 next week.

Posted on: 14 April 2016 | Posted in: Environment
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