A real local hero

Karen Nash is a real local hero Don’t take our word for it because she was the overwhelming choice of the judges selecting winners in…

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Heritage bins

YORK Minster has become the first to sign up to Yorwaste’s new heritage bins service which offers businesses and organisations the choice of ordering coloured…

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YouTube videos

We are pleased to announce that we now have a number of YouTube videos on our own dedicated YouTube Channel. The Channel has been set…

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Peter Frankish

Health, safety and the environment are something Peter Frankish lives and breathes every day of his working life. Whether it’s devising ways of minimising the…

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Landfill site

Yorwaste’s landfill site near York has been officially mothballed. The site at Harewood Whin, near Rufforth, opened in the 1980s and will now, over time,…

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Debbie Swindells

Debbie Swindells swapped baking for a career in waste, and 11 years later she hasn’t looked back. Debbie is our Household Waste Recycling Centre (HWRC)…

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Local Hero Awards

Yorwaste is pleased to be one of the main sponsors of the Minster FM Local Hero Awards. We are sponsoring the ‘Environmental Hero Award’, which…

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Callum Duff

As a Grade 8 Pianist, a musical career was a possibility for Callum Duff, but instead of tinkling the ivories for a living, thankfully (for…

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Kate Anderson

Kate Anderson liked the idea of becoming Yorwaste’s Account Manager so much, she recruited herself to the role. In her previous job, Kate worked in…

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