More than 100 people turned up to a ‘let’s talk rubbish’ day held at St John’s Methodist Church in Settle on Saturday 24 September. The successful event was organised by the church’s own eco-group and featured a variety of stalls including one by ACE and speakers on the subject of rubbish, recycling and composting. The new Jubilee eco garden at the back of the church prepared by pupils from Settle Primary School was also unveiled. You can read a full report at: https://www.cravenherald.co.uk/news/22953714.talk-rubbish-event-settles-questions-can-crisp-packets-recycled-/
Over in York members of the campaign group Fossil Free North Yorkshire (pictured) took to the streets of York on Tuesday 27 September as part of the Big Green Week (24 September – 2 October) to leaflet residents and visitors about the recent lifting of the moratorium on fracking by the government .