A wide range of events promote Plastic Free Lyme Regis and Turn Lyme Green throughout the year, from Plastic Waste themed art exhibitions, films and talks about how plastic affects us and our environment to children’s activities to encourage them to appreciate how their actions can help our coastline and environment.
INCINERATOR VISIT 10am -12 noon Thursday 11th August
If you'd like to know more about what happens to our waste and the relative merits of different kinds of waste disposal, there are a couple of places remaining on Chardstock Eco Group's visit to the Exeter Incinerator from 10am-noon on August 11th. If you'd like to join or find out more details please contact Vicky Whitworth
FASHION REVOLUTION: The Lyric Theatre, Barrack Street Saturday 30th July to Thursday 4th August
Come join the revolution and learn how to make, mend and shop with less cost to you AND the planet. The Lyric Theatre, Barrack Street will become a sustainable fashion hub, see details on Bridport Fashion Revolution Facebook page.
The first event is 1.30pm Saturday 30th July, at Buckydoo Square. SWITCH IT, DON’T DITCH IT. Bring a chair, some hand sewing for a flash mob for an hour. Contact Polly for more information if you would like to go as part of a group.
Beach Litter Pick 10.00-11.30am, Sunday, 20th February 2022 Meet at RLNI Lifeboat Station
All invited to help with a litter pick. It's fun.. great to be outside and helps keep our beaches clean, safe and welcoming. Families welcome; children under 16 do need to be supervised. Wear sturdy shoes and bring gloves. Afterwards, there will be a chat over coffee about ideas for future plans. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions and to let us know if you are planning to come. So if there are any changes to our plans, we can let you know. Hope to see you there!
Practical Steps to a more Sustainable Business: 6.45pm 17th February 2022 - Driftwood Cafe, Baptist Church
A 'Going Green is Good for Business' event. Thursday, 17th February. 6.45 for 7.00pm at the Driftwood Cafe in the Baptist Church at the top of Broad Street. Refreshments will be served. A free event.
Great Dorset Beach Clean 10:00 Sunday 23rd May 2021
Join us at 10:00 - 11:30 on Sunday 23rd May 2021 to clean Monmouth Beach. We're only allowed a maximum of 30 beach cleaners so make sure you meet us at the slipway outside the RLNI shop about 10 minutes before to reserve your place. Picker and collection bags are provided, you must bring your own sturdy gloves to wear due to Covid 19 restrictions.