Recycling centres (Tips)
Change to opening hours
Hempsted Household Recycling Centre will close from 3rd December to 21st December 2018 for an upgrade. During this time residents are asked to take their bulky household waste and recycling to their closest alternative centre.
From 28th October 2018 the opening hours at Pyke Quarry HRC will change to Winter hours (10am-4pm) and will be closed every Wednesday.
Details of the two recycling centres (tips) in the Stroud district. Both centres are operated by Gloucestershire County Council.
- Pyke Quarry, Nr Horsley, Stroud. GL6 0QA
Closed every Wednesday
- Hempsted, Hempsted Lane, Hempsted, Gloucester. GL2 6HS (www.recycleforgloucestershire.com)
Closed every Thursday
Fosse Cross (Cirencester)
Cirencester, Gloucestershire GL54 4NW
Closed every Tuesday
Seasonal opening times (6 days per week):
28th October 2018 - 30th March 2019
Winter - 10am-4pm
31st March 2019 - 26th October 2019
Summer - 9am-5pm
Please note all HRC's will be closed on Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Years Day.
Book in a van, pick-up or large trailer
If you would like to take a van to either Pyke quarry or Hempsted you must book in advance. You can book online via Recycle for Gloucestershire.
- See what you can recycle at the recycling centres (including special waste removal such as asbestos, cooking oils, light bulbs, fluorescent tubes gas bottles, car batteries, chemicals, paints, print and ink cartridges).