Cape Town’s first Eco-Film Festival (and win a green home hamper)

by EcoStreet March 21, 2014 Climate Change

The Cape Town Eco Film Festival will be the first of its kind in the city. The festival will take place at the Labia Theatre on Orange Street in Cape Town, and will run for five days from the 27th to the 31st March. It will bring together the best local and international documentary films […]

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Book Giveaway

Book Giveaway: Dancing with the Vodka Terrorists

by EcoStreet March 7, 2013 Competitions

We’ve got 2 copies of Dancing with the Vodka Terrorists to give away to EcoStreet readers. Written by Rob Ferguson, Dancing with the Vodka Terrorists was originally published as The Devil and the Disappearing Sea and was recently re-released by Iguana Books. Rob Ferguson spent much of his thirty year career helping governmental and private […]

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Quick giveaway: WOMAD tickets courtesy of Cafédirect

by EcoStreet July 21, 2010 Competitions

This summer, ethical coffee pioneer, Cafédirect has collaborated with UK designer Wayne Hemingway to create the Cafédirect Container House, an innovative pop-up eco-home offering complimentary coffee from Cafédirect’s gourmet Roast and Ground range across summer festivals and events. It will be at WOMAD this weekend and we have teamed up with them to offer a […]

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UK Giveaway: Green Living Guide

by EcoStreet July 8, 2010 Competitions

I have another great green giveaway for you. Dennis Publishing and Magbook are giving away 5 copies of their new Green Living Guide by Hugh Bowring to EcoStreet readers. Did you know that… Turning down the thermostat by 1C can save you around £40 a year on heating bills? Switching to energy efficient light bulbs […]

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EcoGiveaway: Rapanui spotty bamboo socks

by EcoStreet June 8, 2010 Competitions

Rapanui eco clothing from the Isle of Wight, UK is green right from the top of its head to the tip of its toes. What makes it green? The majority of our range comes from India, and we use quite a famous factory there which is powered by Vestas wind turbines via a wholesale power […]

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Giveaway: turquoise vegetable ivory earrings from Muichic

by EcoStreet May 24, 2010 Competitions

Andres Arango sent me a pretty pair of turquoise vegetable ivory earrings from his Muichic collection to give away to a reader. Andres is an architect & designer from Colombia living in Burlington, Vermont. His Muichic jewellery collection is made from the Tagua nut (aka.vegetable ivory): a botanical alternative to ivory; a seed that comes […]

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Sponsor giveaway: 10x EcoForce goody bags

by EcoStreet May 3, 2010 Competitions

Spring into green cleaning with eco-friendly scourers, sponges and cloths from EcoForce, manufacturers of practical, everyday, household products from recycled materials. We all need to do our bit to help the environment and using recycled products instead of those made from virgin materials helps reduce landfill and conserves fossil fuels. Reduce carbon emissions by using […]

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