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Upcoming events

Make Your Own Beanie Hat

Saturday 17 August 2019, 1pm to 4pm. Paddington Library, Porchester Road, London, W2 5DU

This is a free workshop for those aged 16 plus. You will learn how to make a beanie hat from an unwanted t-shirt. Please bring a t-shirt with you to upcycle, all other materials will be provided. Places are limited and must be booked in advance. Email recycling.champions@westminster.gov.uk to confirm your place. 

Brunel Estate Summer Fun Day ​

Saturday 14 September 2019 1pm to 4pm. Brunel Estate, Westbourne Park Rd, London W2 5UZ

Westminster Recycling Team will be holding an information stand at this event for Brunel Estate residents. Come and meet the team and pick up a reusable recycling bag. 

Food Waste Reduction Workshop 

Tuesday 24 September 2019, 6.30pm to 8.30pm. The Abbey Centre, 34 Great Smith Street, Westminster, SW1P 3BU 

This is a free workshop where you will learn how to make an impact in your community and discover what others are doing to reduce their food waste. You will also be given a free toolkit for change to take home with you. Places are limited and must be booked in advance. Email recycling.champions@westminster.gov.uk to confirm your place.

Give and Take

Saturday 19 October 2019 11.30am to 3.30pm. Bridgefield House, 219 Queensway, London W2 5HR

Have a clear out and bag yourself something new without spending a penny! Drop off your items 11.30am to 1.30pm, pick up new things from 2.30pm.
You must bring at least one good quality item. You will receive a token per item donated, you can claim an item by exchanging the token. Pierced jewellery, nightwear, swimwear, bathrobes, bedding and underwear including socks will not be accepted. Electrical Items will be PAT tested on the day. Any items not re-homed will be recycled.

Recycling Information Stand

Tuesday 22 October 2019, 11am to 2pm, Junction of Denbigh Place and Charlwood Street, Pimlico, SW1V 2HA

Westminster Recycling Team are teaming up with other local organisations to hold a fun pop up event for local residents. There will be face painting, chair massage, free pizza and cupcake giveaways. Come and ask the Recycling Team your questions and pick up a reusable recycling bag. 

Last updated: 14 August 2019