L’Arche Brecon vacancy

L’ARCHE BRECON Building Communities with people who have learning disabilities Adeiladu Cymunedau gyda Phobl ag Anableddau Dysgu

Female Live in Support Worker vacancies

(board, lodging and allowance provided) L’Arche Brecon Community are looking for extraordinary individuals to work as residential support workers, supporting people with learning disabilities in all aspects of their lives including . . . → Read More: L’Arche Brecon vacancy

Christmas Holiday Orders

The Rebound Books workshop is closed now until Mon 6th Jan.

PLEASE NOTE: Any orders received will not be processed until this time.

Wishing all our customers a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!

L’Arche Brecon is pleased to invite you to Gareth Bain’s exhibition

Gareth Bain “Drawings and paintings” “The Hours” coffee shop, Brecon October 22nd – November 30th

Gareth Bain’s  work is representative of naïve art. He has been living in L’Arche Brecon for over 20 years (an organization takes care of people with learning disabilities). His drawing and paintings are very original. . . . → Read More: L’Arche Brecon is pleased to invite you to Gareth Bain’s exhibition

Rebound Books Workshop Open Day – All Welcome

Rebound Books L’Arche Brecon would like to invite you to visit our workshop "Ty’r Fugail"

This is a golden opportunity to see how we make our original Rebound Books and to perhaps buy one for yourself!.

L’Arche Brecon, Rebound Books, 2 Wheat Street, Brecon

JULY 23. 2011 (SATURDAY)

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L’Arche Brecon Rebound Books Wins Hay Festival’s Dragon’s Den

L’Arche Brecon won the coveted Hay on Earth, Green Dragons Den at the 2011 Hay Festival.

The prize, a grant of £10,000 from the Welsh Assembly Government has been awarded to help develop the Communities’ Rebound Books project as a social enterprise.

Rebound Books, which operates from the community’s small workshop in Brecon . . . → Read More: L’Arche Brecon Rebound Books Wins Hay Festival’s Dragon’s Den

Do me a favour, leave your plastic wrapping at the supermarket!

Recycled Books, Recycled Journals, Recycled Notebooks, Recycled Diaries, Recycled Sketchbooks

I have come across some good news that will help householders across the country quietly join the move towards a more active zero waste lifestyle.

Reported in this week’s LetsRecycle bulletin is the news that the UK’s key supermarkets (Asda; The Co-operative . . . → Read More: Do me a favour, leave your plastic wrapping at the supermarket!

Bottled Water: Just How Bad Is It For The Environment And Our Health?

Eco news, Recycled book journals, recycled books, repurposed books, eco friendly books

Did you know that more than 90 percent of the environmental impact from a disposable plastic bottles happens before the consumer ever opens it? Dr. Allen Hershkowitz, a senior scientist at the U.S. Natural Resources Defense Council, explains that we often . . . → Read More: Bottled Water: Just How Bad Is It For The Environment And Our Health?

Happy National Tin Can Day!

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Yes you can recycle your cans!

But did you know that tomorrow was National Tin Can Day?

It might seem a little silly to have a day in praise of the tin can, but look . . . → Read More: Happy National Tin Can Day!

Thinking of New Year resolutions? Buy handmade this year: take the pledge

Handmade books, Handmade journals, Handmade diaries, handmade notebooks, handmade sketchbooks

January  is traditionally a time for taking stock and reflecting on the past and looking forward to the future. We may make life changing decisions or life style decisions. Why not consider taking the Handmade Plegde? Here are a few reasons why..

Why . . . → Read More: Thinking of New Year resolutions? Buy handmade this year: take the pledge

Top tips for saving energy at home

Eco news, Recycled books, recycled journals, recycled notebooks, recycled gifts, recycled stationary

With news that several energy providers going to increase their electricity prices, it’s time to have a look at how you can save energy – and money – at home. It doesn’t take much to save a little here and there, and . . . → Read More: Top tips for saving energy at home