The Big Lunch has teamed up with Scrapstores UK to get people reusing scrap materials for their Big Lunches and you can get involved by offering special Bunting packs to community groups and schools.  We've calles these:

'£5 Fabric Packs for a Fiver'

20 hours per week based in Swansea


The Accounting Standards Board has released new draft accounting rules for charities as part of a wider consultation into new financial reporting standards.

Postgraduate Certificate, Diploma and MA:  Professional Studies in Children's Play

The University of Gloucestershire is exploring the development of a revised postgraduate Award provisionally entitled 'Professional Studies in Children's Play'.

The Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners has passed its suggested wording to the Treasury

Gloucestershire Resource Centre (GRC) has been awarded “Environmental Charity of the Year 2011".

We are pleased to be able to announce Bob Hughes will talk about "Wild Play and the role of scrap, loose parts and unindentifiable objects in supporting it."

Still time to book, all welcome:

ScrapstoresUK has finally succeeded in pursuading  The Environment Agency to designated scrapstores' activties to Low Risk Waste so as to reduce the burden on scrapstores and their  members.

Time 2 Play is the working title for the ScrapstoresUK second Annual Conference. In celebration of the role of scrapstores in supporting Art, Craft and Play activities; the conference will focus on recognising the value of the scrapstores contribution and exploration of how to expand and sustain scrapstores and the work they do.

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