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City To Sea Reveal Expanded Refill App To Help Welsh Public Find New Ways To Reduce Single Use

Amid growing demand from consumers, Refill has become the world’s first dedicated app to help customers find locations to shop waste-free; 72% of consumers[1] say restaurants should do more to offer environmentally friendly packaging Almost 3 in 4 of shoppers willing to use food refill services[2] Morrisons, LUSH, and Costa amongst the big brands supporting […]

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Welsh Water call for Independent Members to join Glas Cymru

FINAL CALL: Are you someone who can make a difference in your community? Welsh Water is not-for-profit and unique in the utilities sector. Our parent company, Glas Cymru, is a company formed for the purpose of owning, financing and managing Welsh Water. For the sake of a few days’ voluntary work a year, you could […]

Where does the recovery begin? Thoughts from Cynnal Cymru

If there is any silver lining to the global Covid-19 pandemic, it has been the way it has legitimised the desire for a radical re-haul of Welsh society to better meet the needs of current and future generations. As a membership organisation that exists to accelerate progress towards sustainable development, the opportunities to ‘build back better’ – and avert the impending climate and ecological catastrophes – are things that the Cynnal Cymru team has been thinking about for a long while

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Cardiff Council: Work to Create a “Safer Cardiff’ City Centre Begins

Cardiff Council is investigating how it can work with partners to create a ‘Safer Cardiff’ for both residents and workers travelling into the city centre once the current lockdown restrictions are lifted. Plans for Castle Street in the city centre and a pilot scheme for Wellfield Road, in Roath, have already been announced with a […]