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The 2017 Upcycle challenge is on

Upcycle challenge


Passionate upcyclers around Donegal are being invited to compete in this year’s Upcycle Challenge which is being organised by Free Trade Ireland.


The challenge is simple - transform something old renovate it or turn it into something completely different but still usable. As you breathe new life into whatever you choose to upcycle, keep a diary of what you did along the way to transform it, take plenty of photos showing your progress then fill in the application form & email the entry to


This nationwide competition is open to everyone with three €1,000 prizes up for grabs, along with a special category for Men’s Sheds, where the best entry from a Men’s sheds group will win €1,000.


All entries will be judged and regional winners will be chosen at the end of the competition and announced during Reuse Month in October.


The closing date for entries is Monday October 16th.  See here for more information.

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