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Top recycling tips for Christmas

December 13th, 2018

To help you continue to recycle effectively over the festivities, here are some tips for households and businesses to ensure you are still getting the most out of your recycling services: Wrapping paper – Does it pass the scrunch test? … Read More

Cumbria Waste sponsoring Carlisle Remembers 1918

October 25th, 2018

Cumbria Waste Group are proudly sponsoring a series of public events being held in Carlisle on Saturday, 10th November to commemorate the end of the First World War. This special day marks 100 years since the final guns fell silent … Read More

Percy Kelly inspired art project at Ewanrigg School

September 17th, 2018

Cumbria Waste recently played a key part in a project run by artist, Patricia Parker. Alongside a small group of pupils and parents from the Family Learning Group, the group were tasked with brightening up the outdoor space at the … Read More

Cumbrian Cottages partnership

June 25th, 2018

Cumbria Waste Group has gone into partnership with Cumbrian Cottages to supply a waste and recycling collection to property owners to promote a greener and more eco-friendly holidays. The scheme will ensure that waste removed from holiday lets will go … Read More

Reusable coffee cups

May 4th, 2018

Cumbria Waste Group is making its own small contribution to protecting the environment by investing in reusable coffee cups. We will be giving branded cups to many of our customers and staff, in a bid to raise awareness of the … Read More

Weird Science

April 25th, 2018

Did you know Cumbria Waste Group has its own in-house chemists who perform their own brand of weird science? When you think of chemists, the image you conjure up will no doubt be of people in white lab suits using … Read More

Penrith Cricket Club

April 3rd, 2018

Cumbria Waste Group was pleased to be able to support Penrith Cricket Club as it prepares for the new season. We donated a free skip as part of  NatWest’s CricketForce initiative. This is a national initiative which sees local cricket … Read More

Coniston 14 race success

March 28th, 2018

The annual Coniston 14 road race took place on Saturday, 24 March and it proved to be a great success with 1060 runners participating on the day. The route of approximately 14 miles takes in the breath-taking views surrounding Coniston … Read More

Young entrepreneurs

March 10th, 2018

Budding young entrepreneurs at a village school are receiving mentoring support from Cumbria Waste Group. We are working in partnership with Great Corby School to set up a mini-business. It is part of the Bright Stars 2018 competition, which is … Read More

Lakes Hospitality tradeshow success

March 9th, 2018

On the 7th and 8th of March, the 43rd Lakes Hospitality Trade Show hosted around 100 local businesses at the J36 Rural Auction Centre. The event, organised by Lakes Hospitality Association (LHA), provides a chance for the planners to draw … Read More