Marsh closed for lockdown

As a result of the current pandemic situation, the decision has been taken, in consultation with lead volunteers, that The Marsh, SSB’s Composting and Reuse site will remain closed for the foreseeable future. We aim to follow the spirit of the government’s request for people to stay at home until the current National Lockdown ends.…

Love Devon hate fly-tipping? Your county needs you! – ‘Clean Devon’ Logo Competition

‘Clean Devon’ is a new partnership of organisations working together to tackle litter and fly tipping across Devon, which will be launched in the New Year. It will see environmental groups, emergency services, businesses and local authorities join forces to combat the scourge of litter and fly-tipping, which are putting a major and growing financial…

Let’s help the Share Shed go mobile – UPDATE

UPDATE: Share Shed won its ‘People’s Projects Campaign’, thanks to the public votes, and received a cheque for £48,599! See Facebook. Visit https://www.thepeoplesprojects.org.uk/projects/view/share-shed , watch the short video about Share Shed in Totnes and consider adding your votes for Share Shed to get funding for a mobile van to visit neighbouring villages such as South…

Christmas Recycling

Wrapping paper is difficult to recycle as it contains thin fibres, is often dyed, laminated, glittery, metallic or has tape attached. For these reasons, not all areas will accept wrapping paper for recycling this year and in South Hams, apart from plain brown parcel paper, it will not be recycled and should go in your grey bin. Only non-glittery Christmas cards will be recycled and should…