The Big Swap

The Big Swap

Date(s): Saturday 15th September
Start time: 1pm – 5pm
Ticket prices: Free entry

This family friendly event aims at bringing diverse communities together to swap clothes and other items, and reduce the amount of textile produced and landfilled. Come and help the planet by reducing waste! Complimentary food and refreshments will be provided. All are welcome!


Everything will be available at NO COST. You will find a great selection of:

  • Women’s, Men’s & Children’s clothes
  • Toys
  • Books, CDs & DVDs
  • Kitchen utensils


Please bring your own bags.

Bring along items to swap and exchange or you can bring it beforehand at ELREC, 14 Forth Street, EH1 3LH or at the Welcoming, 20 Westfield Avenue Edinburgh EH11 2TT.


The event is organised by the Climate Challenge Fund projects of

Edinburgh and Lothians Regional Equality Council (ELREC) and The Welcoming Edinburgh


For more info:

Email: or

Phone: ELREC 0131 556 0441 or the Welcoming 0131 346 857

Venue address including postcode: The Out of the Blue Drill Hall, 36 Dalmeny Street, Edinburgh EH6 8RG

Event Details


Out of the Blue

Out of the Blue
36 Dalmeny Street

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