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Have you got the guts for some leftover Halloween recipes?

Halloween has now passed but how many of us still have our pumpkins from the night’s festivities? We know a lot of you don’t get rid of your pumpkins straight after Halloween and that’s definitely a good thing! However, some of us still don’t use up all that pumpkin goodness! It’s frightening to think about…

Sew many textiles, Sew little time

In October, we held our lunchtime sew-cial at the Hounslow Civic centre and helped a few people add those little touches to their textiles. We provided sewing machines and basic textile repair kit equipment had a few people turn up on their lunch breaks with their beautiful textiles. Our sewing sew-cials are a great way…

The Six Items Challenge

We here at West London Waste love a challenge – especially one that tackles waste! According to the Love Your Clothes campaign, every year an estimated £140 million worth (around 350,000 tonnes) of used clothing goes to landfill in the UK.  Fast fashion moves quickly, so instead of buying into it we’ve decided to challeng…

Food storage tip:

Meat and fish

Meat and fish

Split large packets into portions before freezing, no need to defrost 8 if you need 3

Reuse guides

You would be surprised about what can be reused - so before you head for the bin, take a look at these