Hospice shop takes on waste

Hospice shop takes on waste

Waste really bothers Anne Marie McGrath. The talented seamstress, with a career that has spanned over four decades, was working for a clothing company in Wellington when she began to get frustrated about the excessive amounts of clothing waste being produced. “I saw...
Community gets behind clean-up

Community gets behind clean-up

Just under 320kg of rubbish was collected from Waimea Estuary last weekend, much of it plastic and polystyrene. It was part of a nationwide effort co-ordinated by the Green Party, with the estuary clean-up starting near The Honest Lawyer in Monaco and working its way...