Green Festival Stalls – 2019

Nottingham Green Festival has, for 28 years and more, been supported by a wide and diverse range of stall holders, including Voluntary/campaign groups, Green Businesses & Crafts, Caterers & food producers and others.

This directory of stalls will give you a flavour of what to expect.

Green Businesses, Crafts & Growers

Over 30 local traders, small businesses, craft workers and growers support the Green Festival to promote their work, meeting customers on the day & establishing futures sales opportunities.

Eco Yabberecoyabber.A stall full of Eco goodies, the perfect place to start your zero waste lifestyle!
Five Leaves BookshopFiveLeavesBookshop@FiveLeavesBooksBooks, badges and cards from the British Book Awards Independent Bookshop of the Year!
Green Emporium LtdGreenEmporiumUK@GreenEmporiumUKSelling a selection of Natural, Organic, Eco-friendly products for body, home, lifestyle and well-being
Inspired EarthInspired-Earth.Inspired Earth, the home of stylish, ethical and unique clothing and home wares.
Inspired QuillInspiredQuillInspiredQuillThree novels (two with Nottingham settings) and a short story collection by two local authors published by Inspired Quill, a small independent press setting new standards for ethical, eco-friendly, and people-orientated publishing.
IT’s Cruelty Freeitscrueltyfree@itscrueltyfree2Vegan Skin, Body & Hair Care products that contain NO Palm Oil
Love Celestene..Wire wrap crystal jewellery, African inspired attire, handmade soap & bodywhips, organic cordial, aloe vera plants & conscious artwork
Marches Energy Action .@MarchesEnergyWe deliver energy and carbon-saving messages to the Derbys + Notts public. We actively work to tackle fuel poverty through phone-line advice and home visits
New Internationalistnewint@newintOur award-winning magazine, ethical shop, and books set the agenda for a radically fairer future, promoting global justice, fair trade, human rights and climate justice.
Nottingham Together (City Council).@Nottm_TogetherNottingham Together is a programme of activities specially designed to connect communities, bring people together and make Nottingham a great place to live.
Robin Hood Energyrobinhoodenergy@robinhoodenergyInformation on Energy saving
Sophia School of Natural on natural health and medicine training: full professional diplomas through to short one day awareness food empowerment courses, such as our Wild Nutrition & Medicine Day, Eating for Life: Pregnancy, Childhood and the Changing of the Years series
T4 Sustainability Ltd..Renewable energy installers providing advice on sustainability issues.
Tiger Boe Centre, healthcareTigerBoe@TigerBoeHolistic therapies like acupuncture, reiki and reflexology
Ultra-low-emission vehicles (NCC)goultralownottm.NCC Info + advice display of ultra-low electric vehicles + Council work vehicles
Warrior Wellbeing Massagenottinghamwarriorwellbeingyoga.Massage derived from Indian Chavutti Massage, utilising therapist’s foot pressure. Information promoting local yoga classes
YMCANottinghamshireYMCA@NottsYMCAWorking to develop the mind, body and spirit of individuals, families and communities to improve health and well-being for all. Leaflets/information.
Alie Rees Ceramicsceriseceramics.Artisan crafted, bespoke and handcrafted stoneware ceramics and handmade star gazer
Homemade by SproutHomemadeBySprout.Vegan and plastic-free yarns for knitting and crochet.
Jacqui de Rose Artjacquideroseart.Jacqui de Rose is a Folk artist based in rural Derbyshire who brings her unique interpretations of the flora and fauna of our beautiful island linked to ancestral wisdom and her colourful stand displays an array of arty creations from original paintings to hand made decorative items.
Purple Pumpkin Patchpurplepumpkinpatch@purplepumpkinLBLocally handknitted and crocheted items from acrylic yarn, and fabric sewn cushions and gifts by a group of local crafters.
Silver Foragerthesilverforager.I make jewellery and ornaments from seaglass collected around the coast of the UK; each piece of seaglass is unique and the designs are influenced by the seaglass pieces themselves
Timeless Curiosity – recycle crafted jewelleryTimelessCuriosity.Handmade jewellery – steampunk inspired, resin set jewellery using up cycled watch parts, vintage sheet music, recycled beads and mixed media gifts, pictures, cards and frames using a variety of ‘junk’. All handmade and/or recycled.
Create P Dorey..handmade and crafted original artwork, cards, gifts and stoneware jewellery
My Cute Little Bags..Handmade veg/bread/lunch bags made from 100% cotton and cotton canvas and lined with cotton calico, for use instead of plastic bags
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Primary Herb Gardenprimarygardens@PrimaryGardens1Locally grown, peat free, chemical free bee friendly perennials and herbs
Nottingham Growing Networknottinghamgrowingnetwork.Run by Nottingham Growing Network members. Growing activities and information about the 22
Nottingham Growing Network members
Windmill Community Gardens..:Nottingham Growing Networks‘ stall will include information stand about it’s membership, their
activities and volunteering opportunities and offer a growing-related activity.
High focus within network on organic, climate aware gardening. This will be communicated at
the stalls.
Arkwright Meadows Community Garden (AMC).@amcgardensEstablished in 2001 Arkwright Meadows Community Garden is a thriving community project, run by local people and provides the Meadows with a well loved resource which reflects and celebrates this vibrant and diverse community.
Ecoworksecoworkscommunitygarden.Information to publicise our organisation and its projects and opportunities for people to get involved, free craft activities
Nottingham Allotments
Sneinton Windmill Allotments..

Voluntary and Campaigning Groups

Many of these groups have supported Nottingham Green Festival for up to 26 years, helping to maintain the diversity and ethical ethos of the event.  Please visit as many of these 57 groups as you can. We would like to minimise the costs levied to these groups, so invite support for a solidarity fund to cover, for example, their insurance costs.

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Amnesty, Nottingham + BeestonNottsAmnesty@AmnestyNottssupporting human rights worldwide
Animal RebellionAnimalRebellion@rebelsanimalLDNIn solidarity with Extinction Rebellion, Animal Rebellion is a mass volunteer movement that uses methods of non-violent civil disobedience to end the animal agriculture and fishing industries, halt mass extinction and minimise the risk of climate breakdown and social collapse.
AWL Alliance Workers Libertyworkersliberty@workerslibertySocialist books and pamphlets
Baha’i FaithBahais-of-Carlton-and-Gedling-780464985398589.Bahá’ís with small display and information about the Bahá’í Faith
Barkers Community Woodland – The Toy Librarytoylibrarybulwell/@nottstoylibraryA community woodland run by Bulwell community toy library managed sustainably for the benefit of the woodland and the community selling wood products from the woodland as well as information about the woods, how to get involved and courses that we run.
Brinsley Animal RescueAnimal rescue run on vegan values. Dedicated to the caring of pets, wild animals and farm animals.
Canal and River Trust – East Midlands.@crteastmidlandsThe Canal & River trust is water and wellbeing charity, we believe that by encouraging people to spend time on or by the waterways we can help improve their wellbeing; we’re asking visitors to engage with our plastics campaign to help eradicate plastic from our waterways.
CND, NottinghamEastMidsCND@nottingham_cndAnti – nuclear stuff: badges, books, pamphlets etc
Cuba Solidarity Campaign, Nottm:Books, leaflets, T – shirts, coffee, badges, mugs etc.
Earth Strike Nottinghamearthstrikenotts.We are going to be promoting Earth Strike in Nottingham, encouraging people to take part in Earth Strike activities on September 20th
Equationequationorg@equationorgEquation is a local Domestic Abuse charity working in schools to prevent gender inequality and domestic abuse. The stall will be used to promote the charity and also raise funds with a mini pop-up charity shop (just 1 rail of clothes)
ExLibris, the Masked BooksellersExLibris-the-Masked-Booksellers-282980251719330@ExLibrisMaskedRaising money for charity by selling unwanted books recued from landfill; whilst wearing masks.
Extinction Rebellion (XR) XRNottm@XrNottingham Information and training on how to engage in Non-Violent Direct Action to pressure governments and corporations to acknowledge and act upon the climate and ecological emergency.

Family Lives – Energise Familiesfamilylives@familylivesFamily Lives Charity Organisation – Energise Families Sport England Project – promote the project (sign families up) – invited entertainer hoola hoop lady, tin can alley game/space hoppers
Frack Free Nottingham (Treedom)frackfreenottinghamshire@frackfreenottsSupport Frack Free Notts to raise awareness of fracking situation in Nottinghamshire
Framework: Nature in Mindnatureinmind1.Nature themed activities; promotional material, photos
Friends of Nottingham Arboretum..Friends of the Nottingham Arboretum have helped with labelling & conservation management of the trees and designed an Arboretum Tree leaflet & heritage trail for visitors.
Friends of the Earth, NottinghamFriends Of The Earth – Nottingham.Information, leaflets and booklets
Friends of the Forest..Friends of the Forest: a non-profit constituted community group which supports efforts to maintain the Forest as an accessible, open, green space of historic importance for the City of Nottingham. Nottm Inclosure Walk guides for sale
Greenpeace, Nottingham Support Groupgreenpeacenottingham@GreenpeaceNottsGreenpeace environmental group will be presenting our latest campaign and information about the organisation generally.
HackspaceNottingHack@hsnottsNottingham Hackspace is a member-funded, member-led, and volunteer-driven workshop, studio and co-working space for the East Midlands, located close to the centre of Nottingham. It’s a place for makers and creatives to meet, learn, swap skills, and work on projects.
Helen Loewenstein Memorial Trust..HLMT will be selling cards, Liberian fabric and other African goods to raise funds for midwifery training for people in Liberia
HOST Nottinghamhostnottinghamrefugeeforum.HOST coordinates private householders who welcome into their homes refused asylum seekers who would otherwise have no roof over their head
Keep our NHS Public (KONP).@KONPNottmNottsLocal campaigning group to stop privatisation of NHS; Badges, leaflets, newspapers, petitions and posters about our local and national campaigns
Morton Hall Detainee Visitor Group..Information re. Morton Hall Visitor Group, and UK detention in general.
Nottingham Animal Rightsnottinghamanimalrights@NottinghamARFind out about local and national campaigns that you can support with Nottingham Animal Rights.
Nottingham City National Education Union...
Nottingham City Women’s Institute (WI)nottinghamcitywi.
A group of WI’s propose a clothes swap stall for all to bring good quality, clean items of clothing, accessories and shoes to be swapped for something else. Any items donated but not swapped will be
donated to ShareWear or another such charity. We will also be making and handing out Morsbags, free of charge or by donation.
Nottingham Energy Partnershipnottinghamenergypartnership@nott_energyWe are fuel poverty and climate change charity, we will be raising awareness of our grant funded services (home insulation, boiler replacements, Priority Services Register, impartial energy switching) and also home improvements for the able to pay market.  We have an energy themed game for kids, and we will also be doing a prize draw to win an organic, fair trade hamper.
Nottingham Green Partynottsgreenparty@NottsGreenpartyEducation of environmental issues and the work of the Green Party; possibly merchandise such as books, plants, t-shirts
Nottingham Labour Groupnottinghamlabour@ng_labourLeaflets and posters documenting Nottingham Labour’s record of delivering on Green issues.

Nottingham Palestinian Solidarity Campaign.@NottsPSC.
Nottingham Stand Up to Racismnottmsutr.Leaflets advertising the SUTR conference in October 2019, info sheets, membership forms, contact sheets, badges, donation bucket, posters
Nottingham SWPNottingham SWP.The SWP is for: independent working class action, revolution not reform (there is no Parliamentary road), internationalism, the need for a revolutionary party and we will have publications from our party and other literature on our stall that makes the case for these views.
Nottingham Women’s Centrenottingham.womenscentre@nottswcentreOur centre is a safe space for all self- identifying women, we campaign and help women to achieve amazing things.
Notts Cloth NappiesNottsClothNappies.Cloth Nappies information, advice and free hire kits for Nottingham residents, Newborn to Junior
Notts Nibblers Rodent Rescuenottsnibblersrodentrescue@NottsNibblersA general information stall with details of our work and animals for adoption. A tombola and bits for sale.We aim to prevent overpopulation of pet rodents, therefore reducing carbon emissions created by there being less pet animals, whilst supporting wildlife. We run on vegan ethics and encourage people to adopt and not buy their companion animals.
Notts Trades CouncilNottingham-and-Mansfield-Trades-Council-326865823969@NottsTUCDefending workers’ rights. Notts TUC seeks to build alliances to protect our communities from savage and unnecessary Tory cuts. For investment; against austerity
Pedals: Nottingham Cycle Campaignpedalsnottingham@PedalsNottmWe campaign for a cycle-friendly Nottingham, where anyone can make safe and enjoyable journeys by bike. Do you want this too? Come and chat to us, join our mailing list and support our campaigns
Revolutionary Praxis..Communist group- books, pamphlets, leaflets, badges.
Skills Exchange NG7nottinghamskillsexchange@TimebankingUKTombola, plants for sale and information leaflets. We will be joining new members to the Skills Exchange.
Socialist Party, Nottm..Educational & campaign material, incl newspapers, literature, leaflets, posters, stickers
Sustainable Travel Collective Ltd (Big Wheel & Ridewise)ridewiseltd@RideWise1We will promote our cycle centres around the city, get people having fun on bikes & generally encourage people to travel sustainably. Come & have a go on some of our bikes. We also hope to have a cycling reated craft activity.
Wildlife TrustNottinghamshireWildlifeTrust@NottswildlifeAn information stall promoting the work of the Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust. Offering advice on wildlife gardening, volunteering and membership with the Trust, plus information on the Childrens Nature Watch Club.
Woodland Trustwoodland trust@woodlandtrustWoodland Conservation Charity, membership/ information stand.We are the country’s largest woodland conservation charity with over 500,000 members and supporters and more than 1,000 sites, covering over 26,000 hectares, all over the UK. We’re standing up for woods and trees. We protect and campaign, plant trees, and restore ancient woodland for the benefit of wildlife and people. To realise our vision we need to rekindle people’s love for woods and trees and show them the benefits trees can bring to our lives and communities.
Woodpeckers CIC..Community woodwork group selling hand made items for home and garden.

Catering & Local Food Producers

Come Hungry!

Twenty great vegan caterers & food producers provide a wide range of tasty foods to enjoy at the event or to take away. By providing exclusively vegan food we are able to cater for the ethical & environmental choices of all faiths & cultures.

With over 300 vegan caterers in the UK so we are lucky to have so much choice. We therefore favour caterers based in Nottingham and regulars at Sneinton Vegan Market.

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Abeyo Ethiopian Cuisineabeyo.abeyo.77.Abeyo Ethiopian cuisine is doing complete vegan food such as spicy red lentil stew, split yellow peas stew, selection of Ethiopian style vegetable served with Enjera (flat bread) and freshly roasted coffee
Coffee Craving..Freshly ground coffee, teas, hot chocolate from a eco friendly zero emission mobile bike.
Good Mood Foodgoodmoodfoodrezi@_goodmoodfoodHome-cooked vegan food using locally sourced ingredients
Khatti-Meethikhattimeethi30.Khatti-Meethi provides vegan Indian streetfood and curries, such as paprichaat, pakora wraps etc
Mocky-Dmmmockyd@_mocky_dA Vegetarian & Vegan mobile food stall, selling fast food for thought, burgers &specials, and ethically sourced drinks. Using environmentally friendly packaging.
No Baloney UKnobaloneyuk@NoBaloneyUkHandmade & homemade vegan comfort food: Hot toasty dog-bite wraps, Sweet potato & veggie mash-medley, Gluten-free Bangers, Real zesty ginger ale, Homemade hot chocolate & Sweet snacky superfood balls.
Numinums Organic Veggie CafeNuminumsCafe@NuminumsCafeOrganic, ethical, vegan mobile catering company selling Organic Falafel wraps and salads, hot drinks & cakes
Sona Foodssonafoodslc.Traditional Indian Vegetarian Snacks from Leicester: Samosas, onion bhajis
Stewarts Coffees – Blendstewartscoffees@stewartscoffeesCoffee roaster, selling coffee, tea and other drinks
Vegan Junk Hot & ColdVegan-Junk-1668454053432428@veganjunknottsVegan Junk hot foods: V Junk Macs, sausage n egg muffins & loaded hot dogs
Veganitisveganitismeals.Caribbean influenced home cooked 100% vegan catering. Hot vegan meals, snacks, homemade jerk sauce and possibly desserts.
Veggies Catering CampaignVeggiescatering@veggiesnottmThe longest established & most ethical vegan caterer in the UK, established in Nottingham in 1984
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Ananda’s Marshmallowsanandafoods@AnandaFoodsHandcrafted Marshmallows, Waggon Wheels, Lollies & Cakes
Clemie’s Vegan Cakesclemievegancake@ClemieVeganCakeClemie’s Vegan Cakes is a vegan owned and run bakery.  Our goal is to provide high quality cruelty-free treats to customers in the Midlands and across the UK at an affordable price.At Clemie’s Vegan Cakes we aim to minimise our environmental impact as much as possible, by using both recyclable and compostable packaging. We try to keep our manufacturing waste to a minimum and recycle as much as we can.
CocoCheesecakescococheesecakes@cococheesecakesWe make plant-based cheesecakes, powered by coconuts!
Dash Vegandashvegan@dashveganGluten free vegan food, incl dog food, handmade bags, cards, badges
Nice Lolly Co (FABchocolats)thenicelollycompany@thenicelollycoNaturally delicious whole fruit ice lollies. Handmade in Nottingham. 100% plant based. High in fruit, low in unrefined cane sugar. Cool goodness on a stickAll lollies sold at the Green Festival are vegan and are wrapped in biodegradable bags.
Pola Ice Polespolaicepoles.Ice poles with whole, fresh local fruit. 100% vegan, containing nothing artificial and are delicious! We use fruit from Nottingham farms as well as our own back garden.
Snail and Rabbit TeasSnail-and-Rabbit-Personal-Training-Studio-Loose-Leaf-Tea-Shop-348196278535363/.Small local business selling Loose Leaf Tea and accessories infusers, teapots , handmade cards with tea inside & gifts
The Herbivore Bakerytheherbivorebakery.100% plant based foods
Vork Pies, Pie Eyed Kitchenvorkpie@VorkPiePie-eyed kitchen – the home of the original Vork Pie. Handmade vegan pies & scotch ‘egg’ snacks. I am a hundred percent vegan business, I use Organic, untreated flour and organic ethically sourced coconut oil in my pastry and I do not use palm oil in any of my products. All my products are packaged in compostable or biodegradable packaging.  If I have any pies left after an event I donate them to food banks, charities or community cafes such as Crocus Cafe and Tasty Tuesdays in Lenton. I use Ecotricity for my electricity. My online and courier packaging is made from recycled paper insulation and recyclable cardboard. I think about the waste I produce and try and limit this by thinking about the ingredients I buy and recycle as much as possible. I buy some items in bulk to limit waste and the amount of times I travel to collect some ingredients.