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Great Torrington School

Calvesford Road

Great Torrington

EX38 7DJ

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Talking Rubbish!! A chance to learn about recycling and reducing waste in your school.

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Talking Rubbish!!

A free, fun morning, of interactive exhibits and workshops.

This inspiring event is open to pupils in school years 5-11 from 10.00 to 13.10 at Great Torrington School in north Devon.

A maximum of 8 pupils can attend from each school.

The event will accredit your pupils as 'Viridor Schools' Recycling and Environment Ambassadors', equipping them, with the skills to go back to your schools and advise on how to reduce waste and increase recycling.

Throughout the morning there will be workshops looking at how you can help your school increase recycling and reduce waste run by Surfers Against Sewage (KS3/4) and Ellie Jackson author of the Wild Tribe Heroes series of children's books (KS2).

There will be a wide range of indoor and outdoor interactive exhibits from ;

  • Viridor
  • Safety Kleen
  • Andigestion
  • North Devon Biosphere
  • North Devon District Council and Torrington Town Council.
  • and many more.......

FAQs

  • Is there a pupil number limit? Yes, a maximum of 8 pupils from each school
  • Is there an age limit? Talking Rubbish is for Primary Schools Years 5 & 6 and Secondary Schools Year 7-11.
  • Can the general public attend? There is an afternoon event for businesses, please contact us on the email below for more details.
  • Do we have to wear school uniform? Yes
  • How do we book parking? Please detail on the registration form whether you require parking. This will be confirmed by a member of the team.
  • Photography / Video consent? We will assume all pupils have photographic / video consent, unless informed by you. Please ensure that any pupils who do not have consent are detailed on the registration form. These pupils will be issued a different colour badge. Our event team will be fully aware of the requirements.
  • Can I update my registration information? You can update registration information up until the 6th October 2019. Any further updates, please contact the team.
  • Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event? Yes
  • The name on the registration/ticket doesn't match the attendee. Is that okay? If this is the case, please inform the team.

Where can I contact the organiser with any questions? Jacqui Royse (Great Torrington School) - 01805 626031 or Sandra Peters (Great Torrington School) - 01805 623531 ext 365 Email/s: jroyse@gts.devon.sch.uk or speters@gts.devon.sch.uk

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