Haddenham.net

Waste & Recycling

Home » News » Waste & Recycling
Waste Recycling Centre

We recently reported the prosecution of a fly tipping offender, and mentioned the ready availability of household waste and recycling centres in Buckinghamshire.

As Autumn approaches, the opening times of these centres change, and here is the latest information from Bucks County Council.

Buckinghamshire's household waste recycling centres change to winter opening times from 1 October to 31 March, 2014.

The county's 10 sites will be open from 9am to 5pm (a change from the summer closing time of 6pm) seven days a week, except for Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year's Day.

Recycling centres are located at:

  • Amersham: London Road East, HP7 9DT
  • Aston Clinton: College Road North, HP22 5EZ
  • Aylesbury: Rabans Close, Rabans Lane, HP19 8RS
  • Beaconsfield: A40 London Road, Lower Pyebushes, HP9 2XB
  • Bledlow Ridge: Wigans Lane, HP14 4BH
  • Buckingham: Yonder Slade, Buckingham Industrial Park, MK18 1RZ
  • Burnham: Crowpiece Lane, SL2 3TG
  • Chesham: Latimer Road, HP5 1TL
  • High Wycombe: High Heavens, Clay Lane, Booker, SL7 3DJ
  • Langley: Langley Park Road, SL3 6DD

Two re-use shops, at Aston Clinton and High Heavens, Wycombe, sell unwanted but saleable items which are donated at recycling centres. The funds raised from the sale of these items are supporting a local charity, South Bucks Hospice, to build and run a new hospice building.

Residents can take a wide range of items such as clothes, cycles, electrical items, furniture, CDs and DVDs, tools and gardening equipment to be sold and reused. Items can be donated at any of the recycling centres and will be sold at one of the two re-use shops.

Since the re-use shops were opened in Summer 2012 around 70,000 items have been sold, with the most popular items being electricals and cycles.

Visit our webpage to find out more about our re-use shops and recycling in Buckinghamshire.

popular recent storiesAlso in the news

Medical Device Awareness Card
Haddenham Webteam: Thu 18 Jul 10:30am

Don't let airport scanners ruin your holidayIf you're travelling by air for a holiday or business trip and need to take a medical device with you, there is a new way to prevent them getting damaged at airport scanners. Getting a Medical Device Awareness Card before you fly could help you keep them safe.Medical devices such as insulin pumps, Continuous Glucose Monitoring (CGM) systems...

Police Officers
Thames Valley Police: Thu 18 Jul 10:00am

Join Thames Valley Police (TVP) at their Open Day on Saturday 10th August at the TVP training centre in Sulhamstead, between 10am and 4pm.The Roads Policing Unit, Forensic Investigations Unit, Contact Management team and Specialist Operations team are just a handful of over 50 exhibitors who will be attending to showcase their work.Highlights include:Displays from our dogs section, our...

Fat Bloke_edited
Haddenham Webteam: Thu 18 Jul 9:00am

In April 2104 David Lindsey started the Haddenham Tyrefighters Weight Loss Group. Having spent a lifetime fighting his overweight condition, which at one time nearly cost him his career as an RAF transport pilot, years of reading and learning by trial and error resulted in a new lifestyle which took him down from 17 stones to his current 13 stones.It was this degree of success which lead him to...