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Recycle Swap Shop initiative

Members of the Transition Town Hastings Team have accomplished another of their goals by bringing the Swap Shop initiative here to the town. A brilliant idea where we can pass on the things we no longer want to other people who see our discarded items as discovered treasure – and we can search for things we do need/want.

Posted 07:07 Wednesday, Feb 22, 2017 In: Home Ground Tags: recycling Transition Town Hastings

Transition Town transformation of Warrior Square station

The Transition Town Hastings team and volunteers got together to transform the green space at St Leonards Warrior Square Station – and made a terrific impact. 

Posted 10:05 Tuesday, Dec 22, 2015 In: Home Ground Tags: clearance recycling rubbish St Leonards Warrior Square Station Transition Town Hastings
LIve Love Recycle

Live Love Recycle

Leaflets showing bin collections for the festive period will be hitting doormats across Hastings over the next few days. Each household will receive a personalised calendar telling them when to leave waste and recycling out for collection over Christmas and the New Year period.

Posted 08:19 Wednesday, Dec 2, 2015 In: Energy Wise Tags: Cllr Warren Davies East Sussex Waste Partnership environment Live Love Recycle recycling

Plastic Free July 2013

In the past, I would say I have been a pretty eco-conscious sort, or more precisely, waste-conscious. Like lots of people I know, I give some thought about how a product and its packaging is made before I buy it, thoughts like “where has it come from”, and “where is it headed after I’m done with it?” HOT reporter Rebecca Snotflower reflects on the over-use and environmental hazards of plastic, and how these might be addressed.

Posted 06:11 Friday, Jun 14, 2013 In: Campaigns Tags: eco-consciousness environmental issues Pacific Trash Vortex plastic plasticarian recycling reuse waste disposal

Want some help with your bicycle repairs? Interested in building a bike from scratch? Need some paint? Like the idea of Freecycle, but don’t have a computer? Then pay a visit to Labyrinth, an exciting new initiative recently opened up at the seafront. HOT’s Zelly Restorick spoke to Patrick Nicholson about the new venture, a store, work and activity space for community groups, run by volunteers with a focus on the environment, cycling and the arts.

Posted 10:50 Wednesday, Aug 8, 2012 In: Green Times Tags: Bikes community project recycling seafront

Hastings Freecycle

Posted 11:32 Wednesday, Dec 16, 2009 In: Grassroots Tags: Grass Roots recycling
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