Graeme is Freecycle member 2,000

ROYSTON resident has become the 2000th person to register for a recycling scheme. Graeme Dabnor has joined the Royston Freecycle group, which helps people re-use unwanted items. To mark the milestone, Dermot Byrne, co-founder of Royston Freecycle Group pr

ROYSTON resident has become the 2000th person to register for a recycling scheme.

Graeme Dabnor has joined the Royston Freecycle group, which helps people re-use unwanted items.

To mark the milestone, Dermot Byrne, co-founder of Royston Freecycle Group presented a trophy, donated by a freecycle member in Meldreth, to Mr Dabnor, who was "delighted" to accept the award:

He said: "I've been a keen recycler of cans, bottles and paper for a number of years.


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"A friend in the pub reminded me about the Freecycle group - he'd just offered a ladder on the group's website - and I joined soon afterwards.

"I hope to give away lots of items to make space in the garage for my car."

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The Freecycle Group celebrated its fourth birthday in December, and promotes the free exchange of various equipment - including TVs, computers, exercise equipment, clothing and furniture - between members.

To join the Royston Freecycle Group go to groups.yahoo.com/group/roystonrecycle

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