March 3, 2022
Fairtrade Fortnight runs from February 21 to March 6, and the first week has been a great success in Uttoxeter. The importance of buying Fairtrade has been publicised through displays across the town, including displays at The Globe Foundation Eco-Shop, Waitrose, Uttoxeter Library, and St Mary’s Church.
February 22, 2022
A SERIES of information displays in Uttoxeter are bringing the Fairtrade Fortnight message to venues across Uttoxeter.
September 14, 2021
UTTOXETER is joining thousands of people across the UK by taking part in climate action campaign the Great Big Green Week. Starting this weekend, the town’s Big Green Festival will include a host of activities around protecting nature and tackling climate change.
February 7, 2021
A NEW forum set to drive sustainable change in Uttoxeter has been announced by The Globe Foundation. Launched in response to concern over the Uttoxeter Master Plan, The Sustainable Uttoxeter Network aims to provide a voice for the community.
September 8, 2020
SUPPORTERS have raised almost £5,000 in aid of a new eco-centre in Uttoxeter. The Globe Foundation launched a crowdfunding appeal for the change to new premises in the town centre. And supporters have raised £4,860, just shy of the £5k target.
July 14, 2020
AMBITIOUS plans for a ‘vibrant community hub’ have been unveiled by Uttoxeter’s Globe Eco Centre. The proposals include an Eco Education Hub, Wellness Studio and Zero Waste Shop in the heart of the town.
January 31, 2019
A COMMUNITY centre has re-opened after a refurbishment. The Heath Community Centre in Uttoxeter has had a refurbishment and now hosts even more activities than before. The Holly Road venue's grand re-opening celebration took place on Sunday, January 27 and visitors were invited to take a look around the newly upgraded centre to be able to discover all it has to offer to the community.
October 18, 2018
AN ECO-FRIENDLY project is set to come to fruition in Uttoxeter after months of fund-raising and planning. The Globe Eco Centre, which will be opening at the Strawberry Garden Centre in Uttoxeter on November 3, is set to include: an eco classroom, a community drop-in lounge, small gardens and a Litterbug Project Recycling Workshop.