Wyatt and Jack

Wyatt and Jack is an Isle of Wight-based company that creates sustainable bags and accessories from unwanted materials such as former deck chairs, bouncy castles and inflatables.

They formed in 2014 and have been dogged in their desire to reuse and recycle fabrics and materials, swerving tonnes of plastic from landfill.

Below are some of the articles mentioning Wyatt & Jack.

Isle of Wight sustainable bag company launches petition to ban glitter inside inflatable toys

glitter on blue background

The end game is for glitter to be banned completely, but Georgia from Wyatt and Jack says this petition to the UK Government is the first step on that journey

Tuesday, 3rd November, 2020 1:18pm

By Sally Perry with 2 readers' comments

Can your kids create the winning design for Wyatt and Jack Junior’s latest competition?

Wyatt and Jack junior

Get your kids to flex their creative skills before midnight on Saturday and their design could be turned into a Wyatt and Jack Junior bag

Thursday, 26th March, 2020 6:03pm

By Sally Perry

Final Straw Solent’s giant fish is at ferry terminal collecting inflatables

Nellie, the Final Straw Solent's plastic collecting fish

Nellie will be collecting unwanted inflatables between Friday 25th and Thursday 31st October at Wightlink's Portsmouth terminal so they can come to the Isle of Wight and be made into bags by Wyatt & Jack

Thursday, 24th October, 2019 6:57pm

By Sally Perry

Watch: Wyatt & Jack live on BBC’s One Show

Georgia and Steve from Wyatt and Jack on the one show

Isle of Wight business Wyatt and Jack were live on The One Show last night, flying the flag for the Island and sustainable living.

Friday, 30th August, 2019 9:17am

By Sally Perry

Isle of Wight’s Wyatt and Jack featured in BBC News article on plastic waste

wyatt and jack inflatable toucan bag

The small, but growing business based in Ryde on the Isle of Wight appears today on the BBC's main UK news site.

Wednesday, 28th August, 2019 2:43pm

By Sally Perry with 2 readers' comments

Jeremy Deller’s life-size inflatable Stone Henge joins Wyatt and Jack’s Inflatable Amnesty

life size inflatable stone henge

Isle of Wight's Wyatt & Jack are responsible for the Inflatable Amnesty movement, which is spanning the globe and now boasts their biggest single haul, the 5.5 tonnes of life-size inflatable Stone Henge, created by world-renowned artist, Jeremy Deller.

Friday, 22nd March, 2019 10:12am

By Sally Perry

Sixth formers collaborate with Wyatt and Jack to avoid school banners going to landfill

ryde school and wyatt and jack bags with 'green people' cropped

A group of young people at Ryde School - who work hard to raise awareness of environmental issues - recently teamed up with Isle of Wight small business, Wyatt and Jack, to collaborate on a project aimed at reducing what goes into landfill.

Wednesday, 20th February, 2019 3:51pm

By Sally Perry with 14 readers' comments

Wyatt and Jack’s #inflatableamnesty spreads well beyond Isle of Wight

inflatable amnesty triangle pouches

Since July last year, with the help of environmentally-conscious members of the public, Isle of Wight based Wyatt and Jack have managed to re-purpose around 15 tonnes of "broken inflatable weirdness" preventing it to from going to landfill.

Wednesday, 30th January, 2019 8:47am

By Sally Perry

Come visit Shop OnTheWight’s Popup on Sunday – In a real shop!

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This weekend will be your last chance to buy 'Make Vectis Gurt Again' T-shirts this year! We're doing a PopUp - come and say Hi and buy.

Friday, 21st December, 2018 4:56pm

By Simon Perry

Major boost for Ventnor with national exposure from Guardian Labs

guardian feature about ventnor

Some of the town's lovely independents get a mention and although the feature is obviously a great big ad for iZettle, it is also a great big ad for Ventnor town and you can't argue with that.

Friday, 26th October, 2018 12:14pm

By Sally Perry

How to get involved in the Wyatt and Jack Inflatable Amnesty

wyatt & jack inflatable washbag

Always innovating, this great little Isle of Wight business launches their latest idea in the constant battle of how to avoid sending unwanted plastic to landfill.

Monday, 30th July, 2018 4:55pm

By Sally Perry

Isle of Wight’s Blue Labelle picks up another national award

Blue Labelle

To anyone who uses the products or has been inside Blue Labelle's flagship store in Ventnor, it'll be no surprise to hear the business has been awarded 'Best Vegan Skincare Boutique UK' by LUX Magazine.

Monday, 25th June, 2018 1:07pm

By Sally Perry