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Kirkby charity furnishing young people with restoration skills (7th Nov, 2017)

Local organisation helps young people learn through bicycle and furniture refurbishment Remake, Re-use, Recycle is the mantra for a charity in Knowsley which is giving disadvantaged young people a helping hand by training them in practical refurbishment and repairing skills. The Kirkby-based Centre 63 has used money from a local waste prevention fund to establish […]

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Early years settings teach families how to cook healthy food and reduce waste

Nursery and Children’s Centre staff will be helping their children and families to cook and throw away less food thanks to the Mersey Waste Munchers. 20 early years settings from Merseyside and Halton will be taking part in training that teaches essential cooking skills and how to reduce food waste, so they can pass on […]

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MERSEYSIDE RECYCLING CENTRES SWITCH TO SHORTER WINTER HOURS

Merseyside’s Recycling Centres are set to switch to their shorter winter opening hours. From this Sunday 1st October the Centres will be open from 8.00am until 5.00pm* – changing from the summer hours of 8.00am to 8.00pm. There are 14 Household Waste Recycling Centres in the region. They are operated by resource management company Veolia […]

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Recycle your used cooking oil to raise cash for kids (25th Sept, 2017)

Merseyside and Halton residents are urged to recycle their used cooking oil for a charity drive to benefit Alder Hey Children’s Hospital. Living Fuels has teamed up with Veolia and Merseyside Recycling and Waste Authority (MRWA) to raise money for Alder Hey Children’s Charity, with a new campaign launching in Recycle Week (25 September – […]

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Look good and feel good this Recycle Week (25th Sept, 2017)

Whether your bathroom regime is a quick shower or a two-hour makeover, we’ve teamed up with Recycle Now this Recycle Week to encourage the UK to look and feel good by recycling bathroom items like cardboard packaging and finished-with fragrances. While we all do our bit to recycle what we can, certain items around the […]

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Otterspool Recycling Centre to re-open Saturday 16th September

Liverpool’s Otterspool Household Waste Recycling Centre (Jericho Lane) will re-open for business this Saturday 16th September, at 8.00am, following two weeks of essential maintenance. Improvements to the site have included: repair and replacing containers, repairing lighting and installing new electrical access, replacement and painting of handrails, complete clean of the Centre, replacement of kerbstones, repair and […]

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Otterspool Recycling Centre in line for a mini facelift (4th Aug 2017)

Popular recycling centre at Otterspool in Liverpool is closing for two weeks from Saturday 2nd September 2017 until Monday 16th September 2017 for essential maintenance. The site which celebrates its 33rd birthday this year is one of 14 Centres across Merseyside provided for residents to recycle and dispose of their waste by Merseyside Recycling and […]

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Croxteth’s Home Farm gets crafty with waste wood (2nd Aug 2017)

A Liverpool farm has come up with a practical way to re-use unwanted wood and timber. Home Farm – part of the Croxteth Park estate – is taking fence panels, broken furniture, old doors and door frames from registered social landlord properties and transforming them into brand new home and garden ornaments, bric-a-brac and even […]

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Sefton Meadows access road repairs (22nd June 2017)

Access road repairs at Sefton Meadows Recycling Centre off Sefton Lane, Maghull L31 8BT From Monday 26th June 2017, repairs will start on the access road to Sefton Meadows Household Waste Recycling Centre. These may cause some disruption between 8.00 am and 5.00 pm, and the works are expected to last 5 days – with […]

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Summer tips and recipes to help you Love Food Hate Waste!

The May edition of ‘The Bite’ update from Love Food Hate Waste has a whole host of tips and recipes just in time for National Barbecue Week. National BBQ Week takes place from 29 May to 4 June which we hope will kick off a long summer of outdoor eating, but a large dollop of realism […]

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