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Planet South Bank aims to trial plastic waste options

On Saturday 21 October, following our Repair Cafe, Planet South Bank hosted a community recycling talk to explore some possible solutions for better disposing of plastic waste and ways to avoid single use plastics. The event included guest speakers from … Continue reading

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Craft-y-Crawl: list and map of participating makers

Craft – y – Crawl Sunday 12th November 2017 12 midday – 4pm List of participating venues (in alphabetical order) with map A. Bishopthorpe Road , The Winning Post, YO23 1NZ Kim Chambers – animal artist selling original artwork, prints … Continue reading

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Bikes to umbrellas: Repair Café fixed it!

Our Repair Café returned to Clements Hall in York on Saturday 21 October, and once again saw a wide range of items given a new lease of life. In the hands of our skilled volunteer repairers, we managed to fix … Continue reading

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Arty – or Crafty? Join the Crawl that puts makers on the map

  Next month sees the return of our Craft-y-Crawl, a Sunday stroll round the streets of the greater South Bank area of York (including Bishy Road and the streets off it) The event, on 12 November (12.00-4.00pm) offers a chance … Continue reading

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Repair Café returns!

Following our successful first Repair Café in April, Planet South Bank is putting on another event on Saturday 21 October (10.00am-1.00pm) at Clements Hall in York. The date falls in International Repair Café Week 2017 (14-22 October) when communities around … Continue reading

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Street Re:Cycle is biggest one yet!

Planet South Bank’s Street Re:Cycle on Sunday 17 September was its most popular yet. Thirty one households took part in the South Bank-wide event, which ran from 11.00am until 3.00pm (although most packed up at 2.00pm when a heavy downpour … Continue reading

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South Bank gets into shape for big Street Re:Cycle

Press release for immediate release:  12.09.2017   Streets in the South Bank area of York will be alive with community activity this Sunday when the fourth annual Street Re:Cycle event gets under way. To date, 29 households have signed up … Continue reading

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