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Global Refills - Zaro Waste Shop Opening in Reading on 1st October
Tue 29 September 2020

Global Refills and Cafe opening on the 1st of October

Bring your empty containers & bottles!

Our shelves are stocked up with a wide range of fair trade, organic locally produced food and household items. Our dispensers are filled with wholefoods, pulses, nuts, seeds, dried fruits, cereals, a range of pastas and rice. Behind the counter, household liquids ready to be dispensed into your own bottles, including items like laundry liquid, washing up liquid, hand soap, shampoo and conditioner. We will be offering a wide range of fair trade wines.

Opening hours Tuesday-Sunday 10am-6pm 

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Latest on Reading Town Meal 2020
Mon 28 September 2020

Listing of activities and offers through to 3rd October are on the link

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Events that you may have not received
Wed 9 September 2020

Hi everyone. This is the composite of recent events put onto the GREN website that may or may not have got through first time. IF you DIDN’T receive all of these first time around, could you make gren.org.uk a safe source on your spam checking email thingy?

16 Sept. Putting Peregrines on the Berkshire Map

16-Sep-2020 7:00 PM - 16-Sep-2020 8:00 PM

ken White's  talk will include: - Peregrine records in West Berkshire, and the neighbouring areas.  - The 'Eureka moment' when a pair of Peregrines - at last - arrive in Newbury at the start of the breeding season!  - How the British weather wreaks havoc for them in 2019 and there was no winter wandering with these Peregrines. - How the 2020 lockdown and Mediterranean weather has led to success.  - Historic fledging of juvenile Peregrines for Newbury

Book - Please register for the talk, this is how the joining link will be distributed - https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/putting-peregrines-on-the-berkshire-map-tickets-116902804435

18 Sept. UN Sustainable Development Goals: A global ethical action plan’

18-Sep-2020 1:00 PM - 18-Sep-2020 1:45 PM

This webinar is being run by Ethical Reading. See link for details.

Speaker Steve Kenzie is the Executive Director of the UN Global Compact Network UK; a position he has held since 2007. The Global Compact is the UN’s corporate sustainability initiative.

WebLink: https://www.ethicalreading.org.uk/event/webinar-un-sustainable-development-goals-a-global-ethical-action-plan/

19 Sept Hidden Nature in Plain Sight: Reading’s Heritage Trees

19-Sep-2020 2:00 PM - 19-Sep-2020 4:00 PM

Location: St Mary's churchyard

Join us on a guided walk right in the centre of older Reading, led by popular and knowledgeable tree experts, passing through St Mary's churchyard and Forbury Gardens, looking at magnificent, rare, historic and quirky specimen trees with a story.

2 walks at 14.00 and 14.30, please book online as places will be limited 

WebLink: https://whatsonreading.com/venues/reading-uk/whats-on/hidden-nature-plain-sight-readings-heritage-trees

30 Sept The Campaign for Clean Air - FoE on-line talk

30-Sep-2020 7:00 PM - 30-Sep-2020 7:45 PM

Friends of the Earth staff expert Jenny Bates will explain why it’s a huge health issue and how we can campaign for a planet with clean air.

Pre-register on-line

WebLink: https://act.friendsoftheearth.uk/act/how-save-planet-live-talks

 

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