How to have a greener Christmas

Visitors making decorations at Attingham Park, Shropshire.

Christmas doesn’t have to be a burden on the planet. With a little imagination you can have all the festive fun without the footprint.

If you, like us, are dreaming of a greener Christmas, you might be surprised at how easy that can be with the help of our top tips and ideas. From making your own decorations to donating to your local foodbank, you could make a real difference to your local environment and community with just a few simple changes.

Here are our tips for festive fun without the footprint.


Use less, recycle more

" Giving is part of the Christmas spirit. With your generous donations to our foodbank drop-off, we can make sure emergency food and support is available to those who need it most. "
- Shane Lloyd, Visitor Welcome Manager at Erddig, Wrexham

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