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The Furniture Re-use Network awards its shining stars – across the re-use sector

Craig Anderson, CEO of FRN presented this year's awards for Re-use Organisation of the Year, Innovative Project of the Year and Volunteer of the Year Award at the 2017 FRN Conference Gala Dinner on Wednesday 10 May.

Finalists from all three categories demonstrated outstanding achievement in helping change people's lives for the better and highlighting the environmental benefits of re-use in their communities.

The strength of entries this year was impressive – proving that ingenuity, creativity, dedication and passion is alive and thriving across the UK re-use sector.

The Volunteer of the Year and Innovative Project of the Year winners were chosen by a panel comprised of FRN board members and staff. In addition, for the first time in our awards history, FRN asked the general public to choose their Re-use Organisation of the Year winner.

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Vote for Re-use Organisation of the Year 2017

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For the first time in the history of the FRN awards, we are putting the decision of who wins of the Re-use Organisation of the Year in your capable hands, dear member of the public!

Why? Because, we believe that the great work our members do must be showcased and recognised nation-wide. The winner will be announced at the Furniture Re-use Network’s Annual Conference Gala Dinner on Wednesday 10th May.

Voting closes on Friday 5th May.

Without further ado, we are delighted to announced our 10 shortlisted organisations. Please click on the logos below to read what each nominee has been doing this year, and why they believe they deserves to be Re-use Organisation of the Year


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Exciting Conference news - First speakers announced for the 2017 Annual Conference

FRN Annual Conference 2017

Why Adapting Through Change?

The title of this year's conference is a reference to the turbulent climate furniture re-use organisations are currently operating in. With the threat of Brexit and the disruption that will almost certainly cause, our sector is once again going to have to adapt to both survive and thrive. As the national network we are looking to stay ahead of the curve and are watching the horizon for potential threats and help steer our member's through the choppy waters.

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FRN urges disposal charge exemption

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The Furniture Reuse Network (FRN) has called for charities to be exempt from local councils disposal charges on items they have taken from the household waste stream. 

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