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Sustainable Sunday event, Wellington

19 May at 11:00 am 3:00 pm BST

Join our Sustainable Sunday event in Wellington for a fun packed event on sustainable fashion including a clothes swap. Our recycling facilities and eco library will also be available.

This event is FREE

Refreshments and vegan snacks available on a pay-as-you-can basis.

  • 11am-12.30pm hot and cold drinks and cakes/biscuits available
  • 12.30pm onwards hot and cold lunch options served

From 11:00am onwards:

Talk and information: Find out how ‘Fast Fashion’ is harming our planet

Catwalk show: Amazing sustainable outfits created and modelled by Telford College students on our catwalk – Ideas and inspiration on how to dress sustainably AND still look good!

Clothes swap and giveaway: Browse our huge range of pre-loved clothes for men, women and children. Bring your own unwanted clothes to swap or take for a small donation. Fill a bag for £1!

Shropshire Wildlife Trust will be with us, looking to recruit volunteers to their Environmental Leadership Programme for 18-25 year olds 

After lunch from 1:30pm:

Darning workshop teaching mending skills and Demonstration on ways to use old garments to create something new, provided by Telford Repair Cafe sewing experts.

Creative making session: Use your imagination to create something amazing with pom poms!

Display ‘Letters from the Global South’ – an exhibition about the effects of climate change on those countries which are both least responsible and most vulnerable to it.

Recycling: Make use of our recycling facilities including Terracycle and the opportunity to recycle mobile phones, electronic gadgets, jewellery, stamps and coins (see posters below for full details).

Eco Library: Explore our new eco library of amazing books and magazines which you can borrow on Nature, climate and living life in a more sustainable way.

Image of items you can recycle including jewellery, coins, stamps, mobile phones.

Climate Action Hub Telford

Belmont Hall

New Street
Wellington, Shropshire TF1 1LU
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