Events & Open Days

Ever wondered what really happens to your recycling after it has been collected or want to find our more about how you can reduce, reuse and recycle more? Come along to one of our FREE events or open days to find out.

Come and explore!

Discover how we use the latest technology to sort paper from plastic bottles and cans from cardboard on a tour of the Materials Recovery Facility. 


Next Events

Sorry, we don't have any more events planned until Spring 2019!

Check back soon!


Previous Events

  • Gillmoss Waste & Recycling Open Day26th October 2018
  • Heritage Open Days: Gillmoss - 13th & 14th September 2018
  • Gillmoss Waste & Recycling Open Day27th July 2018
  • Easter Craft Sessions: 26th and 27th April 2018
  • ​February Half Term Special Children’s University Participant Tours: 14 & 15 February 2018
  • Go Green for Halloween Craft Sessions: 24 and 25 October 2017

If you have missed one of our events or open days and would like to arrange a visit for a group, go to the Recycling Discovery Centre page for more information.