Plastic Free Movement
In 2018 the independent butcher shop the Brace of Butchers opened an extension called Naked Brace. The plastic free shop invites customers to bring their own containers and buy fresh market vegetables, grocery staples, local honey and milk supplied by local farmers.
Damers First School’s Eco Crew have been helping the community to start a Refill Poundbury scheme alongside Litter Free Dorset, which allows people to fill up water bottles in a number of businesses around Poundbury, reducing plastic waste.
The eco-campaigners have also led a movement to inspire Dorchester to become Plastic Free after making passionate requests to councillors, businesses and the wider community.
POUNDBURY'S LATEST NEWS
The Poundbury Christmas Market is returning this year on Saturday 2nd December from 10am to 4pm in Crown Square.READ THIS ARTICLE
Art in Poundbury will be back in the Jubilee Hall, Queen Mother Square, with their Winter Exhibition 2023, 'A Sea of Talent’. Open daily from Saturday 2 December to Sunday 10 December 10am – 4pm.READ THIS ARTICLE