Devon-based project Share Shed has set up a mobile library to enable more people in the county to borrow things they don’t use regularly, from camping equipment and household appliances to baby clothes. More than 350 items are currently on offer for loan. “This is a growing global movement, which acknowledges the importance of a different way of being and consuming, whilst fulfilling the need of those who want to access things rather than own stuff,” the group said in a press release. “Such a shift is supporting people and communities to become much more resourceful ...


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