Who and what is REfUSE?
Crowdfund plea December 2016
An evening with REfUSE: June Project 2017
REfUSE: A Food Journey – award winning film produced by Nick Whitworth 2018
Cafe announcement and empty-building launch in The Chronicle
Fuel For Schools on BBC Look North
Festival of Thrift on BBC Breakfast (nat
Crowdfund success in Northern Echo and Advertiser
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:
… and The Sun?!? (We definitely did not give them our stuff… #dontbuythesun)
Nikki on the Iceland bin-raiding episode:
Thief steals hundreds of pounds – but kind-hearted residents save the day
Blogs about us
Tearfund: Meet Nikki
Canny Food again
Threads: Will the supermarket giants ever compromise?
Student group Just Love
Just another food blog: local blogger reviews our restaurant night!
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.
Feedback – an organisation that runs some excellent and effective campaigns and projects, like Toast Ale, The Pig Idea and The Gleaning Network