Who and what is REfUSE?

Crowdfund plea December 2016

An evening with REfUSE: June Project 2017

News appearances

Launch June 2015 in Northern Echo – and Chronicle

Food Waste Wedding May 2016 on BBC national News

Bride-to-be Kim on her wedding, the first in the North East to be catered using only food that would otherwise be wasted:

Nikki on national BBC radio:

Metro Radio

… and The Sun?!? (We definitely did not give them our stuff… #dontbuythesun)

Nikki on the Iceland bin-raiding episode:

Crowdfund success in Northern Echo and Advertiser

Blogs about us 

Tearfund: Meet Nikki

Tracing Green

Canny Food 

Canny Food again

Threads: Will the supermarket giants ever compromise?

Student group Just Love

Other organisations fighting food waste

FoodCycle – Durham has a hub that meets in Sanctuary 21, Durham on Wednesdays and Cornerstones Centre, Chester-le-Street, on Saturdays

The Real Junk Food Project: Brighton, Sheffield, Birmingham, Leeds, Manchester all have great websites and blogs, or find the nearest project to you here

Feedback  – an organisation that runs some excellent and effective campaigns and projects, like Toast Ale, The Pig Idea and The Gleaning Network