Here are the activities that we've been involved in since our launch on 1st July 2018.
Refill has so far saved around 100 million plastic bottles from polluting our environment. It has just expanded...
Keep Swindon Tidy
Keep Swindon Tidy is an initiative to restore love and pride to our town, ending the culture of littering.
We urgently need strong legislation to deal with plastic pollution. That has not been forthcoming.
Council and parishes
We enagage with the council and parishes regarding aspects of our work. Currently working on the litter and the local processes for plastic.
Ongoing engagement with businesses, especially as part of Refill Swindon's work.
Schools and colleges
Engagement with schools is just beginning.
We regularly organise litter picks with people and organisations around Swindon.
The zero waste shop in Old Town was conceived and supported by our campaign. Sadly it had to close.
Mural and workshop
Collaboration with Artsite on this vibrant town centre mural and workshop.
How to keep plastic out of the environment? Ecobricks to the rescue?
No Plastic Bands
A series of gigs to raise awareness of plastic pollution, our campaign, and to entertain the lovely people of Swindon.
What does learning crochet have to do with homelessness and plastic pollution?
Get comfy and put the world to rights!
We have showed The Story of Plastic and Addicted to Plastic. Online screenings available.
We have regularly put on stalls since the campaign launch.
We are available to give presentations which can be tailored to group requirements.
Old Town Festival
How much waste is produced at a festival? We attempt to reduce that.
Our Plastic Feedback
In solidarity with the national event, we spent the afternoon outside Sainsbury's