Plastic Free Eastbourne Monthly: Meeting 37
Sunday 9th January 7 pm Agenda
Join via this link:
2 mins Welcome & Personal greetings ~ depends how many are “in”. 1 minute each max.
1 min Apologies:
Minuter ~ please someone volunteer for “Action/Decision” minutes
10 mins 1) “Speaker of the Month”: 10} Joe Rose ~ “Purevo ~ innovation in Eastbourne” End by: 7.13
2) Matters arising from the minutes:
4 min ~ 1) Review: Last month's (12th) challenge success? “Use Up All Of Your Resources”
2 min ~ 2) Christmas Dinner postponed to~ date to be agreed
4 min ~ 3) COP26 ~ "Conference of the Parties" in Glasgow
2 min ~ 4) Blue Flag and Seaside Awards progress?
2 min ~ 5)
End by: 7.27
3) Titan360 and “Eastbourne Spring Water Festival 22”:
13th to 22nd May 2022~ our next Steering group was on 7th January. Ideas for events are welcome please (?) End by: 7.37
4) This months ~No. 17 ~ Challenge of the Month: Join our Campaign:
Encourage at least one of your friends or acquaintances to join our campaign by adding to our Mailchimp email group. End by: 7.42
5) Lobbying campaign: “Biomass Plastics”
End by: 7.47
6) Monitoring our campaign's journey towards Carbon Neutrality by 2030
End by: 7.57
7) Refill* progress:
a) £1000 funding offered by South East Water.
b) Cornish Refill Stations: from “Our Only World” ~ Tina Robinson: progress report.
c) Eastbourne Spring Water Festival 22. Event added: “Refill Quest” by Jill
Shacklock (Uni Brighton)
d) New grant ~£1000~ received via EBC devolved budget
e) Aviva Community Crowdfunder: £4060 final total, including £1500 from
ESCC “Building Stronger Communities” Fund End by: 8.02
f) benefactor will fund a Refill station in the Welcome Centre precinct
8) Adopt a Beach. Change of Project Manager: welcome to Ray Jarvis End by: 8.07
10 min 9) Other causes ~
Participant contributions: to be “tabled”
Please share and support ~ Christina Kearley ~ is running in the Eastbourne Half Marathon. She is fundraising for Plastic Free Eastbourne. Please help her raise £1000 for a Refill Station:
End by: 8.17
10) Diary of events:
Wednesday 12th: PFE AGM 10am
Sunday 30th January 10am Mucky Mermaids: next beach clean ~ FortFun
Watch out for Warm Norm's events this month. End by: 8.22
1 min 11) Annual General Meeting: 12th January ONLINE due to Covid constraints
Click here to join the AGM meeting End by: 8.23
7 min AOB:
~ Next month's challenge: ~Number 18 ~ Any suggestions?
~ Next meeting (38th) Sunday: 6th February, 7pm ON LINE
Click here to join the 38th Monthly Meeting . “Speaker of the Month ~ to be chosen.
~ Items for next monthly meeting?? End by 8.30
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For sale: 1)Wild Tribe Heroes books by Ellie Jackson ~ £7.99p each. On line: in the notes section write “PFE” and we will receive the profits for each book sold ~
“Plastic Free Eastbourne” Cotton T-Shirts £9 each; new version £12 each ~ Organic Regenerated Cotton “Ecologie” by Awdis.com
Litter pickers £4 each. £7 folding litter pickers
Please contact me if you would like to purchase from these last 3 items.
Oliver Sterno Community Leader ~ Plastic Free Eastbourne
Community Coordinator ~ Refill Eastbourne