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Shabby shoes?

Friends of the Earth – Tip of the Day - October 14, 2014 - 05:00
If your favourite boots or shoes are showing their age, don't recycle them just yet...
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Cracking ways to use eggshells

Friends of the Earth – Tip of the Day - October 13, 2014 - 05:00
Whether you enjoyed a humble fried egg sarnie, or a more adventurous eggy creation, during British...
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5 ways to love your eggs

Friends of the Earth – Tip of the Day - October 10, 2014 - 05:45
1 million eggs...
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How to store apples

Friends of the Earth – Tip of the Day - October 9, 2014 - 05:30
Autumn is the time for harvesting apples so if you have plenty, try storing some for the winter...
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Curtains cut bills

Friends of the Earth – Tip of the Day - October 8, 2014 - 05:00
Now the nights are drawing in, draw your curtains to reduce heat loss through windows when it gets...
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Keep your bedroom cosy

Friends of the Earth – Tip of the Day - October 7, 2014 - 05:00
Feeling the chill when you get up or go to bed?...
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Treat your hands

Friends of the Earth – Tip of the Day - October 6, 2014 - 05:00
Treat your hands with a home-made sugar scrub...
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Foods in season in October

Friends of the Earth – Tip of the Day - October 2, 2014 - 05:00
Enjoy some fantastic autumn flavours during October, including pears, plums and chestnuts, as well...
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Turn your compost

Friends of the Earth – Tip of the Day - October 1, 2014 - 05:00
Now is a good time to turn your compost, to give it a good chance to rot down before winter, when...
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Great apple recipes for autumn

Friends of the Earth – Tip of the Day - September 30, 2014 - 05:00
If you've had a bumper harvest, or you have a neighbour who has, chances are you'll be...
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Watch and share our bee successes

Friends of the Earth – Tip of the Day - September 29, 2014 - 06:00
In the last 2 years since we launched the Bee Cause, you've helped us achieve some pretty...
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Natural appeal

Friends of the Earth – Tip of the Day - September 26, 2014 - 05:00
For a bit of zest in your cooking, add some peel...
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Save our beavers

Friends of the Earth – Tip of the Day - September 25, 2014 - 06:00
Beavers are good news for the environment - they can reduce flooding, and can boost fish stocks and ...
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Create a garden pile

Friends of the Earth – Tip of the Day - September 24, 2014 - 05:00
Now's a good time to prepare for wildlife that might come and hibernate in your garden over the ...
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Seed gathering season

Friends of the Earth – Tip of the Day - September 23, 2014 - 05:00
It's Seed Gathering Season, so get your boots on and get outdoors...
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20 things you need to know about solar power

Friends of the Earth – Tip of the Day - September 22, 2014 - 05:00
Have you ever wondered how you could generate your own clean energy at home, work or school?...
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Soothe coughs naturally

Friends of the Earth – Tip of the Day - September 19, 2014 - 05:00
For a cheaper and natural alternative to shop-bought cough medicine, soothe sore throats with an...
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Meat-free Monday

Friends of the Earth – Tip of the Day - September 18, 2014 - 05:30
Eating less, and better, meat is an easy way to reduce our impact on the climate - and it just got...
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Check your radiators

Friends of the Earth – Tip of the Day - September 17, 2014 - 05:15
Now autumn's here, it's a good idea to make sure your central heating is working...
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Join the Peoples Climate March

Friends of the Earth – Tip of the Day - September 16, 2014 - 05:15
World leaders will soon meet for a summit on climate change...
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