Warwickshire Thrift Week is a free, fun celebration of all things thrifty. It’s about saving money, sustainable living, recycling, conservation and bringing local communities together.Find out more
March 19th – 27th The dates are set for Warwickshire’s third annual ‘festival of frugality’. Once again organisations and community groups across the county will be putting together a packed programme of events – ranging from swap shops and ‘give and take’ re-use sessions, Repair Cafés, upcycling demonstrations and budget cookery workshops. Local businesses will… Read More
Warwickshire’s second annual Thrift Week is well underway with a packed programme of frugal fun, community events, competitions and offers. Whether you want to learn about sustainable living and smart spending, fancy trying your hand at upcycling or you simply want to get involved with your community, there is something for everyone. You can get… Read More
Established just over 6 months ago by creative wife and husband Jacki and Russ Ward, Chalk and Linen has firmly become Coleshill’s favourite centre for home renovation. The shop is brimming with unique upcycled furniture that has been lovingly restored and revamped, as well as jewellery by local artist Lorna Ferguson, household gifts, haberdashery and… Read More
There are all sorts of ways to get involved in Thrift Week. You can attend one of our fantastic free events, run a thrifty table top sale and take advantage of Thrift Week offers from local businesses. You can even host your own event, and we’ll list it on the Thrift Week site for you. However you take part, let us know what you’re up to via Twitter and Facebook!Get involved
Get involved in the Thrift Week conversation by following @thriftweeklive and using the hashtag #thriftweek. Latest tweets below.