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Belper Goes Green 2018 ECO Festival
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Once stalls are booked and confirmed their details will be added here. Confirmed to date are:

Utility Warehouse - Win a Mini free prize draw - information sharing about our company

Oxfam - Charity stall selling goods donated to the Belper Oxfam shop. Clothes and accessories, musical instruments, camping equipment, footwear, jewellry, vinyl, throws, blankets, etc.

Twee Stuff - We make lovely items ( jewellery, sock monsters, trinkets, gift items) from unwanted bits and bobs and stuff

Belper Amnesty International - We are ordinary people from across the world standing up for humanity and human rights

Derwent Valley Trust - The Derwent Valley Trust promotes, in a sustainable way, access for all within the valley to facilities and sites of interest for walking, cycling, horse riding and water users. It is responsible for the existing Heritage Way walking. The link is to the Cycleway site.

Derby Massage Therapy - Stall promoting sports massage and chiropractic, raising awareness of health and wellbeing.

Sew Singular - Aprons, bags, beadwork, mini books and Busy Bags.

Angel Small Paws Animal Rescue - Selling dog related products for East Midlands based charity that rehomes abandoned and unwanted dogs.

Derby Greenpeace Group - Information about green issue and campaigns

Wild Things - Wild Things Ecological Education Collective provides high quality, tailored, learning experiences in the natural environment for 5 to 18 year olds.

Global Justice Now - We are a democratic social justice organisation working as part of a global movement to challenge the powerful and create a more just and equal world. We mobilise people in the UK for change, and act in solidarity with those fighting injustice, particularly in the global south. We used to be the World Development Movement.

Tegan's Butterflies in Paradise - Tegan's Butterflies in Paradise is a parent-led support group for families with preschool children who have special needs. We meet monthly at a school in Derby City and monthly on a Saturday for messy play and crafts in Belper ( this session is open to all ages) . We also arrange trips and try where possible to provide free places for the children. All our groups are FREE for families to attend, all are welcome, extended family and friends.

Kim Kerry & Heather Stead - Textile artists and crafters

Belper Gardening Club - Gardening - Veg and flowers

Friends of Belper Parks Ltd.

Plantpedalpower - Mobile bicycle repairs and pedal-powered smoothies!

Local Area Coordinators for Belper and Timeswap - Local Area Coordinators work with you to help you build a better life. Time Swap is an initiative that encourages local communities to help each other by sharing time and talents.

Equatorial Crafts Ltd. - Bringing our shops in Derbyshire to the festival, Equatorial is fair trade design led festival clothing and accessories at affordable prices! A proportion of all takings at the festival will go direct to our school rebuilding project in Nepal

The Unique Gift Company - The Unique Gift Co make a range of artwork, furniture and other home items by recycling waste wood.

Sarah Turner Eco Art & Design - Sarah Turner is an eco artist and designer who upcycles waste materials into new and beautiful creations. She works mostly with plastic bottles and cans, transforming them into unique lighting, pictures, sculptures, flowers and gifts. All of Sarah’s work is made in her studio in Nottingham from waste materials she collects from local homes and restaurants. With some highly skilled cutting and intricate sculpting she transforms these discarded materials into high quality, unique designs. Her work proves that.... "Just because a product is made from rubbish it doesn’t mean it needs to look like it does!"

Paguro Upcycle - 'From contemporary jewellery made from recycled inner tubes to modern bags made from repurposed army tent, Paguro Upcycle offer a range of upcycled fashion and home accessories. These distinctive materials bring unique character and individuality to their products. Paguro Upcycle work with designers in both the UK and SE Asia who aim to create positive environmental and social changes through their enterprises.

Juicy Electric Bikes - Juicy Electric Bikes are Peak District based and perfect for hills. Are e-bikes are as life-changing as the evangelists claim? You decide. We’ll be delighted if you want try a Juicy or two on the day. They’re intuitive, fun, and easy to ride. Expertise Despite our chronic British modesty, we’re going to come out and say it: we’re electric cycling experts. Whether it’s about the basics, or you want to compare and contrast the finest technical details, we’ll be on hand all weekend to answer your questions. Not sure how an e-bike will slot into your life? Just ask us: we’re living it. For great value e-bikes, backed by service, quality and excellent reviews, RIDE THIS WAY

Belper District Scouts - Upcycling, Native Indian crafts for children and soft archery

Belper Early Years Fun - Belper Early Years Fun is a voluntary organisation which runs the old Belper Children's Centre building. We provide activity groups and social opportunities for local families and pre school children. More information on our groups can be found on our Belper Early Years Fun Facebook page.

Yew Can't Cedar Wood Fir the Trees - The sale of handcrafted wooden toys maily made from factory offcuts or reclaimed timber.

Twisted Turnip - Twisted Turnip is a company set up by a Derby couple wanting to connect Derbyshire farmers with local people. They don’t believe in setting strict cosmetic standards so you’ll often find ‘wonky’ vegetable in their boxes. All their fresh, seasonal veg is grown within 20 miles of Belper.

A.B.Abstracts - Here at A.B.Abstracts our resident artist produces high quality original expressionism abstract artwork, bespoke, unique greeting cards and a range of high quality photographic work which is often incorporated into his card designs.

Blue Box Belper - Blue Box Belper is a Community Organisation that is currently seeking to become a Charity and build a new multi-purpose, community facility on the Parks Estate in Belper. We are seeking to raise £117,000 to help construct the new Blue Box Community Facility that will be available for community activities and be used by a range of local organisations and service providers. During this period of fundraising we are already beginning to host a variety of community activities.

Chris Baxter's Baskets - Chris Baxter's Baskets has baskets made in the Traditional English style and some artistic variation, also recycled tins painted in bargeware stye

Derwent Hydroelectric Power Ltd. - Derwent Hydroelectric Power Limited is a small scale hydroelectric power specialist operating sites throughout the UK.

Jeaneil Holistic Therapists - Crystal retailler. Promoting Crystal Therapy, workshops and talks, Reflexology, Reiki, Hopi Ear Candling and Sound Therapy.

Chernobyl Children's Life Line - We will be selling Russian Crafts and also have a children's tombola. Proceeds to go to Bonsall & Derbyshire Dales Link funds of CCLL to go towards funding the Belarusian children's 4-week health recuperation holiday to the area this summer.

Mermaid's Purse - Hand knitted mermaids, sea creatures, hats. Tie-dye socks, handmade bags, notebooks, dreamcatchers and pens.

Green Emporium - Green Emporium is a small, independent retailer based in Sherwood, North Nottingham.We offer a range of well-designed household, leisure and gift products that have been developed and produced with care for the environment, with the aim of to helping limit the impact of our shopping and work towards maintaining a greener lifestyle.

Weleda - Weleda UK, With so many brands claiming to be natural it is important to know what you are buying. Weleda has been growing and creating 100% natural, organic herbal medicine and body care products for over ninety-five years, often to the same original, authentic recipes that have stood the test of time. Come along and try our beautiful products for yourself.

The Ki to Nature CIC - We provide information on outdoor nature activities including Forest School and food growing. There will be a woodland craft activity for children and taster sessions of Seated Shiatsu.

European Movement - The European Movement is an independent, cross-party organisation committed to keeping the UK in the EU. We draw our strength from our members, supporters and volunteers. Our belief is that there is no deal better for our country than full EU membership and our nationwide grassroots network is campaigning to keep the UK at the heart of Europe.

Belper Arts Festival - Information and discussion around Belper's very own brilliant Arts Festival

Really Useful Gardens - Really Useful Gardens is a small business run by Jo Dyer (The Garden Whisperer) who lives in Belper. Her business is all about how incredible plants and gardens are and how they can aid our well-being and inspire us to be creative. Jo combines giving advice and guidance about how to create a garden that will inspire you and make you happy, teaching you how to garden with love using planet friendly methods and practical gardening help for those who need a helping hand. Jo has also developed some handy digital products to keep you on track throughout the year and these will be available to buy at the festival. Jo loves chatting to people about their gardens so do come along and share your stories and pick her brains.

Amber & Derwent Valley Community Energy (ADVyCE) Ltd - Find out about the latest plans for renewable energy in the Derwent Valley and progress with the Ambergate Hydro Scheme.

T4 Sustainability - T4 Sustainability is a local business which offers advice on sustainability and installs renewable energy systems. Our work includes solar panels and domestic battery packs, heating and hot water powered by log boilers and heat pumps, and remote monitoring and metering for university research projects.

Ozymandias Rings - Beautiful trinkets from the detritus of Civilisation; up-cycled rings made from old and foreign coins. 10% of sales to support Rojava, in Northern Syria.

Churches Together in Belper - The group meet regularly to pray and to plan activities and strategies which demonstrate their united vision for mission in the town. They worked alongside a community drama group to perform The Belper Passion on Good Friday 2013 and 2014 and The Resurrection in 2015. They have had stalls at the 'Christmas Lights Switch-on' evening and, with the enthusiastic co-operation of local shop managers, had two Christmas competitions during Advent. 

Whistlewood Common is a community-owned social enterprise in Melbourne which runs courses and events showcasing all aspects of sustainable living. On our ten acre site we share expertise in growing, cooking, preserving, arts and crafts, health and wellbeing, wildlife and much more. One such course is "Think like a tree" and Sarah will be leading workshops on Saturday at Belper Goes Green to show how we can learn from nature to live happier, healthier and more resilient lives. Come and say hello and join in our activities.

DerwentWISE - promotion of DerwentWISE Project. In September 2013 the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) gave the go ahead for the Lower Derwent Valley Landscape Partnership – DerwentWISE. This £2.5 million five year project aims to inspire people to learn about and take care of the landscape of the Lower Derwent Valley.

Derbyshire Wildlife Trust - Derbyshire Wildlife Trust is one of 47 local Trusts around the UK working to promote and protect local wildlife. We are the only organisation in Derbyshire working to protect all wildlife across the whole county. We manage 43 nature reserves, including moorland, wetlands, woodlands and wildflower meadows. We work with schools, local communities, local authorities, landowners and others to promote and protect the natural environment. We are a Registered Charity, supported by more than 14,000 members.

Mazzasmonkeys - Soft creatures made from socks

Webbyhead - Barrow stall with clothes rails. Selling Handmade faerie garlands and cats ears, ponchos and pixie jumpers, blankets and throws, vintage style jewellery including rings, earings, pendants and friendship bands, artwork etc

Ems Genuine Gems - Handcrafted jewellery and accessories using natural gemstones and recycled materials

Fibresmith - I make and sell items using recyled, upcycled and repurposed materials, make items using natural materials, hand spin animal fibres, whittle spoons and bowls.....

Ducky Darlings Yarns - A selection of handyed and hand painted yarns.All dyed and made by myself in Derbyshire.

Step Ball Change - My workshops use the arts to boost wellbeing, develop self awareness and boost self esteem. I wouldn't charge for any of the taster workshops but would have leaflets promoting my business on the stand. Any taster activities or workshops will be creative or wellbeing based.

Figment Derby - FIGMENT 2018- Everyone is invited! Come along and be inspired to design, make and play. Our PlayBOX has all the kit needed to design, create and invent. There are activities ready for you to get involved with or you could help us create new ones. The PlayBOX is part of FIGMENT Derby and is 'on tour' for the next 2 years until the unveiling of the Museum of Making in 2020.

Belper & Duffield Labour Party - Promoting green issues and giving Labour Party policy on sustainability.

New Leaf Holistics - Therapist and jewellery, vegan skincare.

Derby Sea Cadets - Campaign group aimed at advertising the Unit and attracting adult volunteers and cadets, plus some fund raising. Also various fund raising competitions such as "Treasure Hunt", "Ships Names Draw” and "Guess the Number of Sweets”; winners notified for each day.


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