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5 ways to save on your Christmas food bill

Food is a huge part of festivities, yet for many our eyes are bigger than our stomachs, meaning some 2 million turkeys and 74 million mince pies go to waste. Here are 5 ways to help save money on your food bill #SavvyChristmas.

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Author: Abigail Arden

5 tips for dressing more sustainably at your festive party

Stuck on what to wear for the upcoming office bash? Feeling the urge to grab something new last minute? Tempted by the online bargains even though you really shouldn’t?! Save the cash and follow our top 5 tips for a party-ready wardrobe.

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Author: Kirstie Brittain

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  • 52000 items of outgrown baby clothing redistributed to families via mothercare as part of the Gift A Bundle campaign
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  • 75 Community Fridges in the UK network, each redistributing approx 1 tonne of surplus food per month

Tips for change

  • Veggie Christmas recipe round up

    This year one in five of us will be eating a veggie Christmas meal or cooking for someone who is vegetarian. Not sure what to make? Fear not, we’ve rounded up our favourite veggie recipes for all your festive food needs from seasonal starters to party puds and lovely leftovers. Read more

  • 5 ways to save on your Christmas food bill

    Food is a huge part of festivities, yet for many our eyes are bigger than our stomachs, meaning some 2 million turkeys and 74 million mince pies go to waste. Here are 5 ways to help save money on your food bill #SavvyChristmas. Read more

  • Top tips for a sustainable Christmas dinner

    The festive season has begun and lots of us are getting ready to host Christmas day. If you are going to be cooking (or you know someone who is) have a read of our top tips for a sustainable christmas dinner. Read more

  • How to be more sustainable with Christmas jumpers

    The Christmas jumper is one of the worst examples of fast fashion with two out of five Christmas jumpers only being worn once over the festive period. Avoid this fast fashion fopaux with these four festive tips. Read more

The Hubbub Blog

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    How should an environmental charity seeking to present a positive, up-beat vision communicate at Christmas? Here are our five main reflections. Read more

  • Is it possible to transform recycling on the high street?

    In October 2018 Leeds City Council bravely allowed Hubbub the opportunity to run experimental recycling campaigns in the heart of the city. A year after the campaign was launched we can share results. Read more

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    The surge of environmental interest has seen the return of Greenwashing but this time it is dressed in more sophisticated clothing. Companies have been quick to grasp that the public views plastic as ‘bad’ whilst anything with words like ‘compostable’ and ‘biodegradable’ are ‘good’. Read more

  • Hubbub announces new sustainable food strategy

    The debate around the environmental impact of our food system has moved significantly since Hubbub launched six years ago. In response, we've undertaken extensive public polling which has informed the focus of our new strategy. Read more