Edward Sims, Circular economy and sustainability consultant at EY joins Bruce to explain what the circular economy is, how it intersects with sustainability and what these concepts could look like applied to our town, in our latest interview. We cover the principles of circular economy with some practical examples from Edward’s clients, discuss the importance of education when thinking about […]
Last Thursday I received a lovely treat, delivered to my door. Some beautiful brown paper packages tied up with strings (Julie Andrews would have been loving it), topped off with a note thanking me for my purchase. I unwrapped it excitedly to find…my old clothes! Because a few weeks earlier I’d bundled up all of the items from our wardrobes […]
Karen from Aylesbury Homeless Action Group (aka AHAG) tells us more about their vital work. AHAG help prevent local people from becoming homeless so that fewer people are forced onto the streets. They also help with rebuilding lives if people are made homeless. AHAG believes a roof is only the start. Karen shares how COVID has impacted people in Aylesbury […]
More and more people are making efforts to shop locally and make more conscious and ethical choices about what they consume. The majority of groceries however are still bought from the ‘big four’ supermarkets, so we’ve thought about how we can make more sustainable choices when shopping in our supermarkets.
In this interview, we talk to Cathy Benwell on how A Good Thing’s platform allows businesses to donate unwanted stuff (physical items) to local charities to prevent waste and help aid charities in Aylesbury and the Thames Valley region. Hear how A Good Thing began, some of their recent success stories, and how you can help, whether in a business […]
In this video, we interview Richard, the founder of the Aylesbury Wombles. Richard shares his story of how the Wombles began and tells you all you need to know to get involved yourself. Also the story of how we create the Wombles their shiny new Website after our chat (https://aylesburywombles.co.uk) You will not guess what the strangest thing Richard and […]