You are here: Home | News

News

News for category: "Bins, rubbish and recycling"

Image

Love Food Hate Waste

Published on Wednesday, 10th May 2017 in Bins, rubbish and recycling news

Residents in South Yorkshire will be encouraged make the most of food and save money as part of a national campaign to cut down on food waste.

Image

Extra wardens tackle littering and dog fouling

Published on Thursday, 27th April 2017 in Dog and animal fouling news

Extra Council wardens will be on the streets of Rotherham from this week – with people facing fines for dropping litter and dog fouling.

Image

You can now recycle your old bikes and small appliances!

Published on Wednesday, 29th March 2017 in Recycling - sites news

People can now donate old bicycles or small domestic electrical appliances to be used again in a new scheme being offered by Rotherham Council.

Image

Take part in Rotherham’s spring clean

Published on Tuesday, 28th February 2017 in Bins, rubbish and recycling news

Litter-picks are being organised across the borough as part of a national campaign to get half a million people out and about cleaning up their local communities.

Image

Do you Love Where You Live

Published on Monday, 6th February 2017 in Bins, rubbish and recycling news

Love is in the air – and on the ground - ahead of Valentine’s Day with a new campaign to encourage residents to get involved in making Rotherham a cleaner, happier place to live.

Image

Take a tour of the Manvers waste facility

Published on Tuesday, 24th January 2017 in People and communities news

Would you like to take a look behind the scenes at the award-winning facility which is revolutionising the way we deal with leftover household waste in Barnsley, Doncaster and Rotherham?

Image

Festive recycling - let’s make it a green Christmas

Published on Wednesday, 21st December 2016 in Bins, rubbish and recycling news

During the Christmas festivities, householders are being encouraged to recycle.

Image

Deadline extended as Shanks provides help to Dearne Valley through community projects

Published on Tuesday, 20th December 2016 in People and communities news

The deadline for local community groups to apply for funding to help with environmental projects has been extended to 16 January.

Image

Joining forces to Love Where You Live

Published on Wednesday, 16th November 2016 in Swinton news

Residents and council staff from across the borough joined forces to give their neighbourhoods a clean-up last week as the Council’s Love Where You Live campaign gains momentum.

Image

Shanks provides help to Dearne Valley through community projects

Published on Tuesday, 8th November 2016 in People and communities news

Community projects urged to bid for funding.

Image

Recycling Week 2016

Published on Friday, 9th September 2016 in Bins, rubbish and recycling news

Recycling Week 2016 takes place between Monday 12 to Sunday 18 September.

Image

Time for action as increased fines for flytipping to be introduced by Council

Published on Thursday, 8th September 2016 in Bins, rubbish and recycling news

Rotherham Council is stepping up its fight against fly-tippers in the borough, by bringing in new powers and higher fines.

Image

Top award for waste partnership

Published on Tuesday, 12th July 2016 in Bins, rubbish and recycling news

A partnership which is revolutionising the treatment of household waste has scooped a prestigious national award in the same week the waste treatment facility at Manvers celebrated its first birthday.

Image

Get your bins out bright and early

Published on Thursday, 28th April 2016 in Household waste - rubbish collections news

Rotherham householders are being reminded to ensure that their bins are always at the roadside at 7.00 am.

Image

Please recycle responsibly this spring

Published on Wednesday, 13th April 2016 in Bins, rubbish and recycling news

Garden waste collections have restarted for the growing season, but do you know what can and can't go in your green bin?

Image

Waste facility up for top awards

Published on Friday, 8th April 2016 in Bins, rubbish and recycling news

The new waste treatment facility at Manvers which is revolutionising how waste is managed in South Yorkshire has been shortlisted for three prestigious national awards.

Image

Green Bin Collections To Start

Published on Wednesday, 6th April 2016 in Bins, rubbish and recycling news

Springtime is here! The new season signals the start of the green bin collection for Rotherham householders.

Image

Lighter nights - more recycling

Published on Friday, 1st April 2016 in Bins, rubbish and recycling news

Lighter nights and longer opening hours start at the beginning of April - giving us all more time to recycle.

Image

Rotherham residents fined for eyesore properties

Published on Tuesday, 29th March 2016 in Homes and property news

Rotherham Council used new powers to fine two residents after they ignored requests to tidy up their gardens.

Image

Festive recycling – let’s make it a green New Year!

Published on Tuesday, 29th December 2015 in Bins, rubbish and recycling news

Householders are being encouraged to recycle following the Christmas and New Year festivities.

Image

Fly tipper brought to justice

Published on Wednesday, 1st July 2015 in Roads, parking and transport news

A Rotherham Council tenant has been prosecuted and fined £1,000 for failing to clear a large amount of rubbish in his garden.

Image

Major milestone for new waste facility

Published on Thursday, 5th March 2015 in Environment and planning news

The new waste treatment facility at Manvers in Rotherham has taken delivery of its first waste.

Image

No change to bin collections

Published on Thursday, 19th February 2015 in Bins, rubbish and recycling news

In the absence of new waste calendars, residents are being reminded that there will be no change to their current bin collection schedules.

Image

Maltby artwork on the move

Published on Monday, 10th November 2014 in Schools and education news

Impressive artwork from a Maltby primary school is being used to spread the environmental message round the town.

Image

Kids call time on foul play

Published on Friday, 13th June 2014 in Bins, rubbish and recycling news

Kids from a Rotherham primary school have joined forces with local councillors to help call time on foul play in their area.

Image

New opening times for Rotherham waste sites

Published on Monday, 28th April 2014 in Environment and planning news

Rotherham recyclers are being reminded that from June each of the borough's four Household Waste Recycling Centres will be closed for one day each week.

Image

Residents come together to improve community

Published on Thursday, 10th April 2014 in Bins, rubbish and recycling news

Residents of a Rotherham community took to their local streets this week to pick up litter.

Image

Stay alerted

Published on Tuesday, 4th March 2014 in Councillors, democracy and elections news

Get up to the minute information about the things that matter to you, straight to your email inbox by using our e-alerts.

Image

Rotherham youngsters tackle WEEE waste!

Published on Monday, 24th February 2014 in Schools and education news

Bright "green" sparks at two Rotherham schools have been rewarded for campaigns highlighting the importance of recycling old, unused or unloved electrical items.

Tweets from the Newsroom