Living SUSTAINABLY with Style

A big FREE weekend of activities designed for all the family. Showing you how to save money, be environmentally savvy and  live a rich and creative life. Featuring leading and emerging artists, demonstrations, stalls, talks & workshops offering thrifty advice, tips and tricks as well as innovative tasty food and drink.


Packed programme being finalised for Festival of Thrift

With under a month to go until this year’s Festival of Thrift the organisers are putting the finishing touches to the programme. This year’s festival, which takes place on Saturday 17 and Sunday 18 September at Kirkleatham Museum and grounds near Redcar on the North East coast, has a packed schedule of activities designed to entertain, amaze...

Food, Wonderful Food

Eating and drinking is always a huge part of the Festival and this year is no different. There’ll be food making workshops, Bistro Du Van, The Community Table, Foraging, Jamallot (and Jamalittle) as well as a foodie quarter in the stunning stable block and picnic sites on the field and in the woodlands.

Our Partners

Arts Council England Redcar & Cleveland Borough Council Teeside University Hemingway Design PD Ports BBC Tees National Citizen Service Tracey Kidd Photography