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Plastic-free shopping! – and Bishy Road’s newest shop opens today

It’s great to see how many shoppers and shops are really thinking about reducing single-use plastic on Bishy Road. We hope you enjoy your local shopping this Christmas!     Bishopthorpe Road’s newest shop, zero-waste-themed The Bishy Weigh, opened this … Continue reading

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A zero-waste shop for Bishy Road?

Alice Hildred, of White Rose Bakes and a volunteer gardener at Planet South Bank’s Community Garden at St Clements Church, is hoping to open Bishy Road’s first zero-waste shop. You help make this happen… Alice is doing some market research  – this link  … Continue reading

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Cooking oil recycling on Bishy Road

Costello’s Good Food Shop (formally The Good Food Shop) on Bishopthorpe Road is now offering a cooking oil recycling service for customers and local folk, in a fundraising partnership with Planet South Bank. Owner Carol Costello explains: “All people need … 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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Funding award: Repair Cafe and Street Re-Cycle

We are delighted to announce that Planet South Bank has awarded funding to deliver a programme of waste events over the summer by City of York Council’s Community Recycling Fund. See below for ways to get involved! Planet South Bank … Continue reading

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Corrected sign-up deadline for our Craft-y-Crawl, Sunday 22 November 2015

Deadline for makers to sign up: now 12pm tomorrow Thursday 12 November. Full details: There’s still time to sign up as a maker for this local craft-based event. You can display and sell your products in your own home to members of … Continue reading

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Full steam ahead for Craft-y-crawl

There’s still time to sign up as a maker for this local craft-based event. You can display and sell your products in your own home to members of your local community, make new contacts, drum up some pre-Christmas inspiration and spirit and … Continue reading

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