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Craft-y-Crawl 2018 – makers, here’s your chance to sign up :)

Sunday 18 November sees the return of our Craft-y-Crawl, a Sunday stroll round the streets of the South Bank area of York. The event, which runs from 11am to 3pm, offers a chance for local artists and craftspeople to display … Continue reading

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Annual Street-re-Cycle: Sunday 2nd September, 11am to 3pm

The annual Street-re-Cycle event returns this year, in early September. Join in the clear-out! Put stuff on show outside your house and sell it, swap it or give it away. All good green fun… Items can include books, toys, DVDs, clothes, … Continue reading

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Shopping: Bring your own container!

Planet South Bank is pleased to introduce a new window sicker campaign for York traders, aimed at encouraging both businesses and their customers to make sustainable decisions whilst shopping. We’ve teamed up with the York-based plastic-free business IAmReusable to produce … 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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Sew easy: clothes mending workshop, 14 June 2017

Following on from our successful Repair Café, the next Planet South Bank repair-themed event will be a skills workshop teaching basic clothes mending. In these days of “disposable fashion”, clothes all too often get thrown out or replaced when they … Continue reading

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One Planet York: A liveable city

News of One Planet York’s annual gathering, Tuesday 13 June 2017. Copied from their information: This year’s theme is One Planet York: A liveable city and our keynote speaker, Oberbürgermeister(Mayor) Markus Lewe from York’s twin city of Münster, Germany is … Continue reading

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Like mending stuff? Join the Repair Cafe team! And save the date! Sunday 23 April 2017

Volunteers needed to help fix items for our first repair café, on Sunday 23 April at Clements Hall, York. Can you help mend furniture, household items, electronic goods, textiles, bikes, toys, jewellery, accessories or electrical gadgets? We are looking for … Continue reading

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