All posts tagged "waste"

  • Prescot Remondis Fire: Five Days On

    Five days on from a blaze at a waste facility in Prescot, firefighters are still on the scene extinguishing pockets of fire. A combined platform-ladder is in use from which to dampen areas still smouldering from deep-seated...

    • Posted December 9, 2016
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  • Free Compost on Sunday 11 May in Knowsley

    (Press release: Knowsley Council) Knowsley’s composting call up Knowsley residents can celebrate Compost Awareness Week (5 – 11 May) by getting involved with the council’s FREE Compost Giveaway. Green fingered residents can collect up to three 20kg...

    • Posted May 9, 2014
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  • Knowsley Moves to Fortnightly Bin Collection

    Household waste and recycling collections for all Knowsley residents will take place only once every two weeks, as of 7 October 2013. In changes that include Prescot and Whiston, Knowsley Council are also scrapping the separate food waste...

    • Posted April 10, 2013
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  • Christmas Bin Collections in Prescot & the Rest of Knowsley

    (Press release: Knowsley Council) Knowsley residents have been notified of the revised household waste and recycling collection arrangements during the festive period. As in previous years, Saturday collections will take place to ensure that all residents receive...

    • Posted December 21, 2012
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  • Lib Dem Activist Opposes Prescot Waste Site

    Carl Cashman, well known for his local activism on behalf of Whiston and Prescot, sends me this item from the latest edition of Prescot Focus: CARL CASHMAN SLAMS LABOUR IN WASTE SITE UPDATE FOR PRESCOT RESIDENTS Lib...

    • Posted March 23, 2012
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  • More on Carr Lane, Prescot, Waste Site & Housing Development

    Yesterday, I reported that a commercial and industrial waste facility will be built at the old Pirelli/Prysmian/BICC Cables site on Carr Lane, Prescot. There is also talk of a housing development on the adjacent or surrounding land, and...

    • Posted January 31, 2012
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  • Commercial Waste Site for Carr Lane, Prescot, Gets Go-Ahead

    The former BICC (Pirelli) Rod Rollers site on Carr Lane, Prescot, will be transformed into a “recycling and recovery site for commercial, industrial and construction waste.” The photo (via Google Maps) highlights the site. Knowsley Metropolitan Borough...

    • Posted January 30, 2012
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