The Big Swap

Come along to find some great stuff for FREE at this family friendly event which aims to bring diverse communities together to swap clothes and other items and help the planet by reducing waste!

The Big Swap

About The Big Swap

The Big Swap

This family friendly event aims at bringing diverse communities together to swap clothes and other items, and reduce the amount of textile produced and landfilled. Come and help the planet by reducing waste! Complimentary food and refreshments will be provided. All are welcome!

Everything will be available at NO COST. You will find a great selection of:
• Women’s, Men’s & Children’s clothes
• Toys
• Books, CDs & DVDs
• Kitchen utensils

Please bring your own bags.
Bring along items to swap and exchange or you can bring it beforehand at ELREC, 14 Forth Street, EH1 3LH or at the Welcoming, 20 Westfield Avenue Edinburgh EH11 2TT.

The event is organised by the Climate Challenge Fund projects of
Edinburgh and Lothians Regional Equality Council (ELREC) and The Welcoming Edinburgh

For more info:
Email: cfc@elrec.org.uk or info@thewelcoming.org
Phone: ELREC 0131 556 0441 or the Welcoming 0131 346 857

Who to contact for tickets: outoftheblue.org.uk

While we take every opportunity to ensure the details for The Big Swap are accurate, we always advise that you contact the event organiser before setting out for the event to avoid disapointment.

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