Currently, our some of our Win on Waste sessions are still suspended, but we are working hard to direct waste toward good causes with our Directories and to get as many sessions as we can running again.

Sessions currently running in the Dorset and BCP Council areas are:

We previously ran sessions in the following locations, however we have not yet been able to get these up and running again – can you help us? If you would be interested in volunteering in any of these areas, please get in touch!

Ashley Cross

The Ashley Cross session was previously held on the last Saturday of the month at Parkstone Library from 10.30 to 12pm. The session was run by Dave and Barbara.

This session is currently suspended.

Ashley Road

The Ashley Road session takes place on the second Saturday of the month at the Co-op in Ashley Road, from 10.30 to 12pm.

It’s run by our Ambassador, Millie with help from Harriet, Sarah and Sarah.

In 2023, this session will run on:

  • 14th January
  • 11th February
  • 11th March
  • 8th April
  • 13th May
  • 10th June
  • 8th July
  • 12th August
  • 9th September
  • 14th October
  • 11th November
  • 9th December

Broadstone

Broadstone Win on Waste ran on the first Saturday of the month at Broadstone Library between 10 and 11am and was run by Vikki Slade, Jane, Jill, Steph and Yvonne.

This session is currently suspended.

Canford Heath

Run on the second Saturday of the month from 10-11 at the Lounge One Café, Canford Heath Win on Waste was our first pilot session in 2014.

This session was organised by Monique and Nick with help from Laura, Sarah and Joanne.

This session is currently suspended.

Christchurch

Our Christchurch session is run from 10am-11.30pm at Druitt Hall, Christchurch on the first Saturday of the month.

Gina co-ordinates and the helpers include Charlene, Lesley, Erica, Martin, Hannah, Pat and Lynn.

In 2023 this session will run on:

  • 4th February
  • 4th March
  • 1st April
  • 20th May *Moved due to the Coronation on 6th May
  • 3rd June
  • 1st July
  • 5th August
  • 2nd September
  • 7th October
  • 4th November
  • 2nd December

Corfe Mullen

Run on the third Saturday of the month at St Nicholas’ Church, Corfe Mullen 10.30am-11.30pm, by Christopher and the Team.

In 2023 this session will run on:

  • 21st January
  • 18th February
  • 18th March
  • 15th April
  • 20th May
  • 17th June
  • 15th July
  • 19th August
  • 16th September
  • 21st October
  • 18th November
  • 16th December

Creekmoor

Run on the second Saturday of the month from 11.30-12.30 at Creekmoor Library, this session was organised by Monique and Nick with Ambassadors Katrina and Jane, helped by Lisa and her 2 children.

This session is currently suspended.

Hamworthy

Our Hamworthy session is run on the first Saturday of the month at Hamworthy Library from 10.30-11.30am. This is run by Moira, Ragen, Sue and Linda.

In 2023 this session will run on:

  • 7th January
  • 4th February
  • 4th March
  • 1st April
  • 29th April *Moved due to the Coronation on 6th May
  • 3rd June
  • 1st July – Located at the Hamworthy Park Fete, NOT the Library this time!
  • 5th August
  • 2nd September
  • 7th October
  • 4th November
  • 2nd December

Kinson

The Kinson session is run on the last Saturday of the month at Kinson Library between 10.30 and 12.00. It is run by Laura and Joanne, with help from Mel.

In 2023 this session will run on:

  • 28th January
  • 25th February
  • 25th March
  • 29th April
  • 27th May
  • 24th June
  • 26th August
  • 30th September
  • 28th October
  • 25th November
  • 30th December

Lytchett Matravers

Our session in Lytchett Matravers is run by Alex on the second Saturday of the month, between 10.00 and 11.30 at the Scout Hut.

  • 14th January
  • 11th February
  • 11th March
  • 8th April
  • 13th May
  • 10th June
  • 8th July
  • 9th September
  • 14th October
  • 11th November
  • 9th December

Merley

The Merley Win on Waste session is run on the first Saturday of the month at the Lantern Church Hub in Merley by our Ambassadors Marion and Richard, with Penny and Claire.

In 2023 this session will run on:

  • 7th January
  • 4th February
  • 4th March
  • 1st April
  • 13th May *Moved due to the Coronation on 6th May
  • 3rd June
  • 1st July
  • 5th August
  • 2nd September
  • 7th October
  • 4th November
  • 2nd December

Oakdale

Our session in Oakdale is run on the fourth Saturday of the month at Oakdale Library from 10.30-11.30am. It is organised by Lois, who also runs a collection at SML Church.

In 2023 this session will run on:

  • 28th January
  • 25th February
  • 25th March
  • 22nd April
  • 27th May
  • 24th June
  • 22nd July
  • 23rd September
  • 28th October
  • 25th November
  • 23rd December

Poole Town

Join us on 21st October for the relaunch of our popular session in Poole. This session runs at The Spire, Poole High Street on the third Saturday of each month.

Moira, Ragen and members of our Hamworthy team will be getting this session underway, but could you help ensure its future by volunteering with us? Come along to the session and chat with the team, or contact us if you think you would be able to help.

Southbourne

Win on Waste Southbourne previously ran on the third Saturday of the month at Southbourne Library from 10.30-12pm, run by Ambassadors, Debbie, Rachel, Sammy and Gina, with help from Kelly, Josie and Kate.

For all future sessions, Southbourne will be joining forces with Christchurch, and will run at Druitt Hall in Christchurch (details above).

Upton

We have not yet been able to reinstate our session in Upton, however, Upton Library has been kind enough to host some Win on Waste containers at which we are able to accept the following items:

  • Aluminium Foil (large bin) (Win on Waste)
  • Dental (large bin) (Win on Waste)
  • Plastic milk bottle tops (large bin) (Circular11)
  • Stamps (small tub) (Lewis-Manning Hospice Care)
  • Pens (small tub) (Ellie’s Fund for Research into Childhood Brain Tumours)
  • Ink cartridges (small tub) (Win on Waste)

Please only use this service when the library is open – items should NOT be left at the library outside of opening hours. Many thanks for your understanding.

Westbourne

Our session at Westbourne is run on the last Saturday of the month at Westbourne Library from 10-11am and is organised by Monique and Nick with help from Janet, Michael and Paul.

This session is currently suspended.

Wimborne

Wimborne Win on Waste sessions take place on the second Saturday of the month between 10.30am and 12 noon. Our Ambassador for Wimborne is Linda.

Sessions usually run at the Methodist Church Hall, King’s Street (upstairs).

  • 7th January
  • 11th February
  • 11th March
  • 8th April
  • 13th May
  • 8th July
  • 9th September
  • 14th October
  • 11th November