Sophie Porley is on a personal mission to become more sustainable and she wants to share her top tips with you. From shifting to keep-cups and metal water bottles, to reusable straws and cutlery, she has some fantastic ideas to help you opt for a more sustainable lifestyle.
Martha Mouat Salkeld, who is a seamstress at Cornwall based Clothes Doctor, shows how you can mend and darn denim and the holes in your socks. This saves money, avoiding buying fast fashion and reduces landfill. Watch our video to find out how
Crafts and colour expert Momtaz Begum-Hossain uses tea towels lying around the house to update shirts. Hand sewing with a needle and thread, the items are given a new look that can be worn as a shirt or jacket. This fashionable approach to
Low waste advocate Kate Bamber makes a healthy smoothie with strawberries, bananas and avocado while trying to avoid waste. To reduce and reuse, the green stems of the strawberries are left on, the banana peels are turned into a fertiliser and
Story from SWNS A cheeky pine marten surprised a wildlife lover - by peeking in through a window at a rural retreat. Neil Bletcher was staying at his holiday home in Ardnamurchan, Scottish Highlands when the tiny woodland creature, which he
It was at Puerto Natales that I began to wonder if Patagonia's most notorious element – the wind – had got the better of our holiday. Under clear blue skies, the RCGS Resolute eased its way into the harbour and turned as if to begin mooring. The golden steppe beckoned. The peaks framing the little town summoned. But the gale that had been blowing incessantly almost since we'd embarked five days earlier picked up with mean-spirited haste, turning the sea to froth and whipping up spray from the wave-tops.
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Sophie Porley is passionate about living sustainably and wants to show you how easy it is to do the same. Watch her beauty and bathroom swaps video to find out how you can make changes to your everyday routine and help contribute to a better planet.