Origami? No, just take your own mug with you

An article about solving the coffee cup conundrum was posted on the BBC website today. We thought “woohoo!” Alas, no. The article completely misses the best and simplest way of tackling the disposable coffee cup mountain: take your own one with you. Taking your own...

New awards programme celebrates less!

A new awards programme has been launched by our friends at Footprint Media, and it’s all about less. It’s called waste2zero. Waste remains endemic and a mega-trend and one of the biggest challenges to the foodservice and hospitality industry. Food waste, in...

Wimborne hosts Coffee Cup Awareness Day

In what could be a UK first, the Dorset town of Wimborne hosted a day of awareness raising and positive action focusing local minds on the 5,000 single use, disposable coffee cups that are thrown away in the UK every minute. It’s a staggering statistic – five thousand...

Tell us about your favourite #refill_here spots on Instagram

Where’s your favourite cafĂ© for a refill? More and more people are telling us about their favourite places to #refill_here, and we’ve updated them on our Instagram page: www.instagram.com/refill_here is where to go. Tag us or drop us a DM on Facebook, Twitter or...

Action speaks louder than words

We’ve been quiet for a while, apologies for that. We have however been busy regrouping, refocusing and definitely refilling! Plenty of news and updates to follow, along with a broader network of cafes that support refills. Look out for more soon.