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Visit us on Stand K34 at Utility Week Live at the NEC

Aquabox will again have a presence at this year’s Utility Week Live Conference, held at Birmingham on the 21st and 22nd May 2024 on stand K34, Hall 12. Organised by Faversham House, the conference brings together senior staff from the leading water companies, regulators, academics, and solution providers to discuss current and future challenges in maintaining […]

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Aquabox Charity plant sale

Don’t forget to visit our plant sale stall on Saturday 11th May from 09.30 at the Memorial Hall, St John’s Street ,Wirksworth. We will have locally grown garden plants, vegetables, herbs and native plants. Also there will be a cake stall and refreshments and raffle. All funds raised are for Aquabox and the Jigsaw Food bank.

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Aquabox’s family water filter features in a Special Exhibition

Discover how (nearly) everything connects to Wirksworth… Wirksworth Heritage Centre welcomes you to a new exhibition celebrating the story of Wirksworth’s scientific and engineering achievements. Wirksworth Centre of the Universe showcases how one small town has contributed to world-changing developments in science and engineering. “Aquabox was formed in 1991 by Wirksworth Rotary club and our […]

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Theresa Peltier, High Sheriff of Derbyshire opening the new assembly room

High Sheriff of Derbyshire opens Aquabox’s new assembly room.

In one for her last appointments as High Sheriff of Derbyshire, Theresa Peltier opened our new assembly room on 26th March. Theresa’s term as High Sheriff, ended later that week when Mr Ian Morgan was appointed as the new High Sheriff of Derbyshire. Following a 12-month project, which we called Aquaboost, our assembly room underwent […]

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Points of Light Award for Aquabox’s Roger Cassidy

: The UK Points of Light are outstanding individual volunteers – people who are making a change in their community. Every week day the Prime Minister recognises an inspirational volunteer with the daily Points of Light award. First established by USA President George H. W. Bush in 1990, UK Points of Light was developed in […]

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Roger, David and Cheryle with the the Token of love plaque

Our man in Nepal.

In November last year Rotarian Dave Ashley, from Belper and Duffield Rotary Club and an Aquabox friend, visited Nepal.  Although on holiday, Dave could not resist paying a visit to our man on the ground, Nugal Vaidya in Kathmandu. Nepal is a country where we keep a strategic stock of Aqua aid-boxes. Nugal is a […]

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