June 2008

Hello from Claire

Posted by claire on Friday, June 27th, 2008

Hello from Claire,
Currently working as an intern, I am the newest edition to the team here at Container City. I am being introduced to ‘the BLOG’ by blogging enthusiast Andrew: He is encouraging me to share with you my recent findings from research into sustainable products, and suppliers with a conscience.
Over the next few weeks [...]

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Dig for victory

Posted by joelle on Tuesday, June 24th, 2008

This weekend I cycled down to St James Park and visited the Dig for Victory allotment set up by Imperial War Museum. It’s set up for people to learn about British families grew their own fruit and veg to overcome food shortages during the war, and to encourage people today to do the same. I [...]

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Observer Ethical Awards 2008

Posted by andrew on Friday, June 13th, 2008

We were all absolutely delighted with the Ethical Awards last week – the best year yet and probably one of the best events we’ve ever managed. Highlights for me included:
…spotting Colin Firth and wife Livia pulling up in a Green Tomato cab and sneaking them in the side door to avoid the papparazzi.
…Beth Rowley’s amazing [...]

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