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What kind of water user are you? Join the #TapChat

Short and sweet, or long and steamy? Once a week or only when needed? It's time for a #TapChat about daily water habits.


Author: Heather Poore

Join the Pumpkin Rescue

Pumpkins are for pies, not just carving. Join the #PumpkinRescue and run an event in their community this October to remind people to eat their pumpkin and cut food waste. See what tools we have to support you.


Author: Sample Content

Our impact

  • 52,000 items of outgrown baby clothing redistributed to families via mothercare as part of the Gift A Bundle campaign
  • 5,000,000 coffee cups collected and recycled as part of the Square Mile Challenge
  • 31 Community Fridges in the UK network, each redistributing approximately 525kg surplus food per month

Tips for change

  • 6 ways to keep cool without wasting water

    When summer heatwaves, it can be tempting to get taps running. As we get less rain than you’d think, here are six ways to keep cool and put water to better use. Read more

  • 7 ways to improve indoor air quality

    Air pollution isn’t only something that affects us outdoors. Research shows air inside our homes can actually be more polluted. Here are 7 ways to improve the air in your home. Read more

  • How to have a greener Easter

    In the UK we buy more than 80 million boxed chocolate eggs each year at Easter, generating 4,370 tonnes of card waste and costing around £299 million. If you want to save money or produce less waste this year, here are top tips for a greener Easter. Read more

  • 8 tips for clearing clutter

    Clearing clutter gets us thinking about things we really need, and stuff we never use. Here Lisa Cole shares her decluttering advice from our Live LAGOM sustainable living project with IKEA. Read more

The Hubbub Blog

  • The surprising benefits of an inspiration alley

    Oldham residents transformed three alleyways from unusable and fly-tipped area into safe community spaces. Could this be a catalyst for change across the whole of Oldham? Read more

  • Tips for using less water in your garden

    We've asked gardener and designer Renée Canter to share her tactics for making sure the plants in your garden grow and thrive – without needing too much time or water Read more

  • How to switch kids from having baths to showers

    ‘Bathtime’ is a special time for you and your children, but when is the right time to start showering? Showers use less water than baths, and saves time and effort too. In this blog, mum of two Charlotte shares her top tips for getting children to swap bath time for shower time. Read more

  • Plastic Fishing expands thanks to Starbucks 5p coffee cup charge

    From today Starbucks will be charging 5p for disposable cups which will be donated to Hubbub. We've got exciting plans for the money including a new plastic fishing boat. Read more