Providing Waste Management and Recycling Services at Festivals

June 21st 2018

Providing Waste Management and Recycling Services at Festivals

June 21st 2018 This weekend, June the 22nd until the 24th, we will be at two events – Body and Soul Festival and Flavours of Fingal. We will be supplying the Waste Management & Recycling Services for these events and we will also have staff at both locations. We have been involved with the Body and Soul festival for 4 years. We supply all the bins for...

Team Gerard’s Elite National Criterium Champion

June 19th 2018

Team Gerard’s Elite National Criterium Champion

June 19th 2018 Thorntons Recycling would like to congratulate Dillon Corkery, the new Elite National Criterium Champion, and Team Gerard on their accomplishments last weekend!! The 19 year old from Banteer, Co Cork, took part in the most important race of his career so far,  the 2018 Cycling Ireland National Criterium Championships, on Friday the 15th of June,...

Proudly Sponsoring Cherry Orchard Community Garden and the Equine Centre

June 15th 2018

Proudly Sponsoring Cherry Orchard Community Garden and the Equine Centre

June 15th 2018 Thorntons Recycling have been heavily involved with the local community over the past couple of years. One of our local sponsorships is with the Cherry Orchard Community Garden and the Equine Centre. The community garden is mainly made up of volunteers who have a passion for gardening and their community. The garden plant our 5 skip seats each...

Competition Winners

June 13th 2018

Competition Winners

June 13th 2018 The winners of June’s Customer Loyalty draw are …. Congratulations to David from Celbridge and Lorraine from Bray!!! They both won two tickets to see Taylor Swift on Saturday the 16th of June in Croke Park. On June 15th and 16th the most popular female artist of this decade will take the stage in Croke Park for her world wide Reputation...

Naomh Olaf Gaa Golf Classic 2018

June 11th 2018

Naomh Olaf Gaa Golf Classic 2018

June 11th 2018 On the 8th of June 2018, Naomh Olaf Gaa club held a golf tournament in Edmundstown Golf Course, Rathfarnham, Dublin. Thorntons Recycling were proud to be one of the main sponsors on the day. It was a lovely day on Friday when just over 100 participants took part in the three ball competition. Congratulations to Noel, Jerome and Gerry  winners of...

Cork County Road Race Championships with Team Gerard

June 8th 2018

Cork County Road Race Championships with Team Gerard

June 8th 2018 Congratulations to the two Banteer boys Paidi O Brien and Dillon Corkery from Team Gerard who came in first and second at the Cork County Road Race Championships. This duo has become unstoppable. We look forward to seeing what medals they bring home next!!!!   ...

Women’s Mini Marathon 2018

June 1st 2018

Women’s Mini Marathon 2018

June 1st 2018 Over 35,000 women will take part in the 36th year of the VHI Women’s Mini Marathon on Sunday the 3rd of June 2018. The marathon starts and finishes at Merrion Square, Dublin 2. The course route of 10km, travels through Donnybrook and Ballsbridge before entering back into the City Centre. Some girls from head office are running in the event...

Team Gerard – Rás Tailteann 2018

May 31st 2018

Team Gerard – Rás Tailteann 2018

May 31st 2018 Congratulations to Team Gerard on their completion of Rás Tailteann that began on the 20th of May. Over a seven day period, the team cycled over 1,180 kilometres visiting towns all over the country. All along the route great support helped push weary legs through the pain barrier, especially in the south of the country. Two local riders passed...

Plastic Recycling In Ireland

May 28th 2018

Plastic Recycling In Ireland

May 28th 2018 Recycling List Ireland have released a five minute film about Ireland’s place in the world’s production and reproduction of plastic. Recently, the recycling list for households has changed slightly. Soft plastics are no longer acceptable in the recycling bin, these need to be placed in the general waste bin. However, rigid plastics like plasti...

Competition Winners

May 25th 2018

Competition Winners

May 25th 2018 The winners of May’s Customer Loyalty draw are .. Congratulations to 6 our winners, Lorraine, Przemyslaw, Theresa, Thomas, Michele and Dermot who each won two tickets to Bloom Festival. They will be able to grab a map and enjoy the highly creative gardens and plant displays. Keep an eye out for our skip seats, make time to sit down and enjoy...