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Household Recycling Centre Summer opening hours Reminder

From the 31st March all Household Recycling Centres will be open 9-5, 6 days per week. They will open for these summer hours until the clocks change in October.

Oak Quarry Household Recycling Centre temporary closure

Oak Quarry Household Recycling Centre (HRC) near Coleford will close from 18th March to 5th April for an upgrade. The site will reopen at 9am on Saturday 6th April. All other sites will be open as normal.

More information here.

Home composting

What are the benefits of home composting?

home compostingComposting at home is a great way to learn about nature while also reducing the amount of organic waste that your home produces.  You can use the end results as a valuable and nutrient rich food for your garden.

Where can I buy a compost bin?

To view our range of bins and accessories visit the Gloucestershire County Council Get Composting website.

You can buy a compost bin from as little as £8.49 (plus £5.99 delivery, per order).
Buy one get one 1/2 price!

How to buy:

  • Buy online at Get Composting
  • Call 0844 571 4444
    Calls to this number cost 5 pence per minute plus your telephone company's access charge

To find out more about composting at home, visit the Recycle Now website.

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