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The 5p plastic bag charge starts next week

plastic bags

The what? Yes, you read it correctly, from next Monday 5 October the law introducing a 5p charge for plastic bags in England begins. It’s not been widely advertised, so we thought we’d try to de-mystify it for you! The plastic bag – they’re everywhere and used by everyone at some point. They’re incredibly popular…

Waste Less Live More

Waste less live more week

You probably hear about waste all the time. Spending money on products that break after only 2 uses is a waste, buying food that ends up in the bin is wasteful and how much are you actually paying for that item considering when you get it home and out of the packaging over half t…

Food storage tip:



If your mushrooms are looking a bit wrinkled, chop them and toss them in some melted butter and freeze - great on pizzas and in casseroles.

Reuse guides

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