QUICK THINGS TO DO

 

  • Get away from it all (without flying!) More

 

Visit Cartridges4Charity.co.uk to find out how to re-cycle your empty printer cartidges and mobile phones in aid of the Against Malaria Foundation. They send you a freepost label to print out so you don’t have to pay postage.

  • Nominate your Tree of the Year to be in with a chance of winning £1000 of tree care awards.
  • Sign this petition calling on major supermarkets to ban small clear plastic bags used for fruit and vegetables.
  • Follow David Attenborough’s advice and leave a spoonful of sugar to help bees. More
  • Swap plastic for a bamboo toothbrush, online or from Christine’s Sustainable Supermarket in Bradford on Avon.
  • Collect water samples and help direct future conservation efforts as part of Bristol Avon Water Blitz, 23rd-29th June. More
  • Order a Wind Power Pack here to show your support, especially on Global Wind Day on Friday 15th June.
  • The Guardian recently asked some top chefs how they minimise food waste in their kitchens. Check out their tips here and see what ideas you can borrow at home.
  • Sign the petition to ensure the Agriculture Bill includes measures for protecting and enhancing access to the countryside.
  • Help expose supermarkets’ ridiculous packaging practices by sending photos of unnecessary plastic to packaging.uk@greenpeace.org or tweet photos using #PointlessPlastic.