Smitten with mittens!

Do you have spare odd gloves or mittens?  We’re looking for donations for the ‘Smitten with Mittens’ project.  Run by One Planet Middlesbrough Community Champions Debbie and Liz, spare gloves are being collected and upcycled to give them a new lease of life.  These will be given out at the … Continue reading

Free composting training

As the Council’s green waste collections come to an end for the year, composting is an excellent and environmentally sound way to deal with excess garden waste.  Hedge trimmings, grass cuttings, vegetable peelings, animal bedding and scrap paper can all be turned into compost in as little as 6 months. … Continue reading

Middlesbrough Fairtrade Directory Launch

Middlesbrough Fairtrade Steering Group have recently launched their first Fairtrade Directory to promote the wide range of shops, cafes and restaurants that are supporting Fairtrade across the town. The Middlesbrough Fairtrade Group has been working hard to make Fairtrade products more accessible to the residents of Middlesbrough. There has been an … Continue reading