We’ve all been having a bit of a clear out during the recent lockdown, and across Dorset, Household Recycling Centres (HRC) have already opened – with the exception of the one in West Mill Lane, Sherborne, which will be operational from Tuesday 2 June.
During the lockdown we’ve all been doing a lot of clearing out of wardrobes, drawers and cupboards and in the absence of charity shops being open, it could be tempting to leave unwanted items in bags beside recycling banks.
Dorset Council and Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole Council are to start re-opening tips and household recycling sites from Monday 11 May 2020
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Last year, the Dorset Waste Partnership (DWP) removed bring banks across Dorset for materials that can now be recycled at the kerbside, such as glass, paper, cans and plastics.