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Day Five of the Newry.ie Plastic Challenge and it's getting more difficult by the day. Didn't count the past two days as the sum total of purchases was a newspaper and a tube of toothpaste, unfortunately plastic!

Today it was Milk, Fresh Cream, Bread, Spaghetti, peppers and Salmon steaks and also had to leave a pair of trousers to the Dry Cleaners.

Suitably packed in a plastic bag, (and yes it's one we have used many times) we headed to Elite Cleaners in Hill Street and we are assured that we won't be getting any additional plastic covering when we pick them up.

A lovely baguette from Lidl. Maybe we didn't even need the paper bag!
A lovely baguette from Lidl. Maybe we didn't even need the paper bag!

Supervalu was the location once again for the groceries and while the milk came in a tetra pack carton with a plastic spout, same as the one we got last week, the cream was impossible to get without plastic so we had to bite the bullet and buy it. At least it's the same recyclable plastic as the Milk Bottles.

Peppers were fine as was a bread baguette from Lidl just in a pure paper bag.

Spaghetti unfortunately was another item impossible to buy without plastic wrapping so we had to add to our small mound of plastic once again.

Who would have thought it would be difficult to get a couple of Salmon steaks on a Monday!  Supervalu don't do the fish thing on a Monday and after trying Lidl we just gave up as frozen steaks were the only ones available and with all that plastic around them, they just didn't seem that necessary any more. Change of plan for dinner ....

 

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12:30PM - 05:00PM]
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Training Day for Irish Language Parent & Toddler Groups
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12:30PM - 05:00PM]
Newry Art Society Autumn Exhibition
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02:00PM - 02:00PM]
In The Picture-- Exhibition of Paintings by Patrick Conyngham
Sean Hollywood Arts Centre
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07:00PM - 02:00PM]
Caoimhe Clements Photography Exhibition
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07:00PM - 09:30PM]
An Audience with Bronagh Hinds
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12:30PM - 05:00PM]
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02:00PM - 02:00PM]
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06:00PM - 09:00PM]
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07:00PM - 02:00PM]
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07:00PM - 09:00PM]
Crime Prevention Evening
Barcroft Community Centre
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12:30PM - 05:00PM]
Newry Art Society Autumn Exhibition
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02:00PM - 02:00PM]
In The Picture-- Exhibition of Paintings by Patrick Conyngham
Sean Hollywood Arts Centre
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07:00PM - 02:00PM]
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09:00PM - 11:00PM]
Emmett Byrne Memorial Quiz
Doyles Bar
23Nov
12:30PM - 05:00PM]
Newry Art Society Autumn Exhibition
Newry Library
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02:00PM - 02:00PM]
In The Picture-- Exhibition of Paintings by Patrick Conyngham
Sean Hollywood Arts Centre
23Nov
07:00PM - 02:00PM]
Caoimhe Clements Photography Exhibition
Sean Hollywood Arts Centre
24Nov
02:00PM - 02:00PM]
In The Picture-- Exhibition of Paintings by Patrick Conyngham
Sean Hollywood Arts Centre
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07:00PM - 02:00PM]
Caoimhe Clements Photography Exhibition
Sean Hollywood Arts Centre
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07:30PM - 10:00PM]
West Side Story
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08:30PM - 11:00PM]
Book Launch - The Skelper and Me
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02:00PM - 02:00PM]
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Sean Hollywood Arts Centre
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07:00PM - 02:00PM]
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Sean Hollywood Arts Centre
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02:00PM - 02:00PM]
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Sean Hollywood Arts Centre
26Nov
07:00PM - 02:00PM]
Caoimhe Clements Photography Exhibition
Sean Hollywood Arts Centre
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07:30PM - 10:00PM]
West Side Story
St Colman's College
27Nov
02:00PM - 02:00PM]
In The Picture-- Exhibition of Paintings by Patrick Conyngham
Sean Hollywood Arts Centre
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07:00PM - 02:00PM]
Caoimhe Clements Photography Exhibition
Sean Hollywood Arts Centre
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07:30PM - 10:00PM]
West Side Story
St Colman's College
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07:30PM - 09:30PM]
Private Peaceful
Sean Hollywood Arts Centre
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10:30AM - 03:00PM]
Training Day for Irish Language Parent & Toddler Groups
Gaeláras Mhic Ardghail
20Nov
12:30PM - 05:00PM]
Newry Art Society Autumn Exhibition
Newry Library
20Nov
02:00PM - 02:00PM]
In The Picture-- Exhibition of Paintings by Patrick Conyngham
Sean Hollywood Arts Centre
20Nov
07:00PM - 02:00PM]
Caoimhe Clements Photography Exhibition
Sean Hollywood Arts Centre
20Nov
07:00PM - 09:30PM]
An Audience with Bronagh Hinds
Canal Court Hotel
21Nov
12:30PM - 05:00PM]
Newry Art Society Autumn Exhibition
Newry Library
21Nov
02:00PM - 02:00PM]
In The Picture-- Exhibition of Paintings by Patrick Conyngham
Sean Hollywood Arts Centre
21Nov
06:00PM - 09:00PM]
Christmas Craft Fair
Head Injury Support
21Nov
07:00PM - 02:00PM]
Caoimhe Clements Photography Exhibition
Sean Hollywood Arts Centre
21Nov
07:00PM - 09:00PM]
Crime Prevention Evening
Barcroft Community Centre
22Nov
12:30PM - 05:00PM]
Newry Art Society Autumn Exhibition
Newry Library
22Nov
02:00PM - 02:00PM]
In The Picture-- Exhibition of Paintings by Patrick Conyngham
Sean Hollywood Arts Centre
22Nov
07:00PM - 02:00PM]
Caoimhe Clements Photography Exhibition
Sean Hollywood Arts Centre
22Nov
09:00PM - 11:00PM]
Emmett Byrne Memorial Quiz
Doyles Bar
23Nov
12:30PM - 05:00PM]
Newry Art Society Autumn Exhibition
Newry Library
23Nov
02:00PM - 02:00PM]
In The Picture-- Exhibition of Paintings by Patrick Conyngham
Sean Hollywood Arts Centre
23Nov
07:00PM - 02:00PM]
Caoimhe Clements Photography Exhibition
Sean Hollywood Arts Centre
24Nov
02:00PM - 02:00PM]
In The Picture-- Exhibition of Paintings by Patrick Conyngham
Sean Hollywood Arts Centre
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07:00PM - 02:00PM]
Caoimhe Clements Photography Exhibition
Sean Hollywood Arts Centre
24Nov
07:30PM - 10:00PM]
West Side Story
St Colman's College
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08:30PM - 11:00PM]
Book Launch - The Skelper and Me
Doyles Bar
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02:00PM - 02:00PM]
In The Picture-- Exhibition of Paintings by Patrick Conyngham
Sean Hollywood Arts Centre
25Nov
07:00PM - 02:00PM]
Caoimhe Clements Photography Exhibition
Sean Hollywood Arts Centre
26Nov
02:00PM - 02:00PM]
In The Picture-- Exhibition of Paintings by Patrick Conyngham
Sean Hollywood Arts Centre
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07:00PM - 02:00PM]
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Sean Hollywood Arts Centre
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07:30PM - 10:00PM]
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St Colman's College
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02:00PM - 02:00PM]
In The Picture-- Exhibition of Paintings by Patrick Conyngham
Sean Hollywood Arts Centre
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07:00PM - 02:00PM]
Caoimhe Clements Photography Exhibition
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07:30PM - 10:00PM]
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