Bonfires - What are the alternatives
There are no formal Smoke Control Zones in the Stroud District.
1. Take it to the tip
You can take your garden rubbish to one of the Stroud District Council refuse disposal points.
These are located at:
Pyke Quarry (Horsley)
This is two miles west of HORSLEY on the B4058, Wotton-under-Edge road.
This is one mile from Gloucester Docks along Llanthony Road then Hempsted Lane. Turn right just before the roundabout (signposted) when travelling towards Hempsted
These are managed by Gloucestershire County Council. See www.recyleforgloucestershire.com for details and opening times.
2. Get it Collected
Residents can subscribe to our fortnightly Garden waste collection service. Residents will receive a brown wheelie bin and a licence. For more information please visit our website www.stroud.gov.uk/gardenwaste.
3. Compost your garden and household waste
Some garden waste and household waste is suitable for composting. Further information about home composting can be found on www.recyclenow.com.