Trashcatchers Carnival


Photo Credit: Simon Maggs

Trashcatchers Carnival (Sunday 4 July 2010) was a stunning procession bringing together schools and community groups from across Tooting and featuring mechanical wonders and extraordinary costumes created out of Trash!

Project Phakama UK, Emergency Exit Arts and Transition Town Tooting worked with community groups for over a year exploring our relationship to Earth, creating beauty from rubbish and looking at change in how we live where we live.This was largest event ever see in Tooting and over 1,000 people took part. This project is a Tipping Point Commission and has been supported by Arts Council England, Wandsworth Council, the Big Give/ Reed Foundation.

To see pictures of the Carnival please click here