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Zero Waste Western Isles


Date News Item
28.11.16 Habost Household Waste and Recycling Centre Xmas Opening Hours 2016/17 (PDF, 315K)
28.11.16 North Harris Community Recycling Centre Xmas Opening Hours 2016/17 (PDF, 90K)
28.11.16 Bin Collections, Creed Park & Market Stance HWRC Festive Period 2016/17 (PDF, 230K)
11.12.14 Habost Household Waste and Recycling Centre Xmas 2014 Opening Hours (PDF, 345K)
11.12.14 North Harris Community Recycling Centre Xmas 2014 Opening Hours (PDF, 90K)
08.12.14 Public Notice For Bin Collection Changes Over The Festive Period (PDF, 185K)
10.11.14 Local Volunteer Cleans Gress Beach...
02.12.13 Changes to Recycling timetable for Christmas and New Year's Day (PDF, 151K)
02.12.13 Blue and Green Recycling Scheme Complete...

New Opening Hours Creed Park Household Recycling Centre

The Creed Park site, Lochs Road is open to the public for the disposal of Household Waste, including electrical goods, at the following revised times:

Site opening hours are:

Sunday & Monday ............: Closed
Tuesday to Friday ..........: 9am – 5pm
Saturday ...................: 9am – 4pm

29.04.13 Blue & Green bin recycling scheme extended further!
13.12.12 Siar News - Winter 2012
11.12.12 Berneray Community Council take delivery of their new community skip.
11.12.12 Outer villages in Point to join Blue & Green bin recycling scheme
03.12.12 Uist & Barra - Christmas and New Year Refuse Collection
03.12.12 Lewis & Harris - Christmas and New Year Refuse Collection
02.10.12 Ness Kerbside Recycling Service
01.10.12 Commercial Recycling
28.09.12 Bric a Brac Recycling Points
19.08.12 Waste Management Strategy - Consultative Draft
15.08.12 New Household Waste Recycling Centre opened at the Garrygall Depot in Barra
24.07.12 Waste Management Strategy Consultation
14.07.12 Hebridean Celtic Festival Supports Island Recycling
19.07.12 New recycling collection service for Uist and Barra
19.07.12 Cross contamination in recycling bins
19.07.12 Opening hours of Creed Park for Household waste
19.07.12 Sponsorship funding no longer available for groups
03.07.12 Keep Scotland Beautiful: 811 volunteers to clean up Eilean Siar
01.06.12 Recycling scheme extended to further areas
16.04.12 Partners event held in Caberfeidh Hotel
15.03.12 Recycling campaign: Recycle more and give things another life 
18.10.11 Nappaccino Event : Woodlands Centre on 26th October, 10.30-12.00
20.09.11 Mixed Recycling Bin change over in Barvas 
18.08.11 Orange Zone Change
25.07.11 Changeover of Kerbside Recycling System to New Co-mingled System Well Underway
06.07.11 Schools Collect Large Amounts Of Milk Tops For Recycling
06.07.11 Yellow Pages News
06.07.11 Keep Scotland Beautiful mobilises 1,333 volunteers to clean up Eilean Siar as part of Scotlandís National Spring Clean
04.07.11 Public Notice - Refuse and Recycling Hazard
29.06.11 Bulky Household Waste Collections
21.06.11 National Spring Clean 2011
20.06.11 Recycle Week : 20 – 26 June 2011
01.06.11 New Mixed Recycling System – Communal Bins
24.05.11 Please Collect Old Yellow Pages for Recycling
16.05.11 Success in extended areas of Co-mingled Recycling Trials
19.05.11 Change To Kerbside Recycling For Yellow Zone
10.05.11 Going Green at Tong School
27.04.11 Islanders well under way with National Spring Clean 2011
18.02.11 National Spring Clean (Monday 14th March  -  Monday 14th May 2011)
Spring into action to clean up the Eilean Siar
25.01.11 Yellow Woods Challenge to finish in April 2011
03.12.10 Batteries
Nov 2010 Co-mingled Recycling Trials  -  New Areas to be added to the scheme
21.09.10 Locals Participate in National Spring Clean 2010
14.09.10 Partners Event
Aug 2010 Co-Mingled Recycling Trial  -  Extended for 6 months
11.05.10 Milk Tops
21.04.10 Real Nappy Week 2010
24.03.10 National Spring Clean 2010 (PDF, 64K)
Feb 2010 New Household Recycling Trial
15.12.09 Western Isles Residents Urged To Recycle Cards This Christmas
14.12.09 Textile Banks in the Isles
10.12.09 PUBLIC NOTICE: Christmas and New Year Revised Collection Dates
27.11.09 Carloway Win Top £1000 Prize
27.10.09 Western Isles Youngsters Make Tonnes Of Difference To The Environment
07.05.09 Yellow Woods Challenge 2009
29.04.09 Balallan School - National Spring Clean 2009
21.11.08 Bags at Co-op
21.11.08 Bags at Tesco
21.11.08 Biobag Trial
08.10.08 Slurry Tank Removal
11.07.08 Visits to the Plant
24.06.08 New Recycling Centre
13.06.08 New look for recycling banks
09.06.08 Recycling Milk Bottle Tops
09.05.08 Pupils Urge Western Isles Households To Go Green With Yellow Pages
01.05.08 Balivanich Recycling Bank
15.04.08 Press Release - Parents in the Western Isles are encouraged to switch to Real Nappies
05.02.08 Press Release - Bethesda Hospice and their Siar Glass
15.01.08 Press Release - Isle of Lewis School Tops League Table in National Recycling Competition


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