Team Thorntons take on Movember

November 2nd 2018

Team Thorntons take on Movember

November 2nd 2018 We are excited to announce our upcoming involvement in Movember. Movember raises vital funds for Men’s health throughout the world. They fundraise for mental health, prostate cancer and testicular cancer. In November, the charity encourages men all over the world to grow moustaches and beards to bring awareness of the importance of Men’...

Trick of Treat for Temple Street 2018

October 31st 2018

Trick of Treat for Temple Street 2018

October 31st 2018 Thorntons Recycling staff and management participated in its 4th annual Trick or Treat for Temple Street. We had a wonderful morning of tea and cakes gathered in the canteen. Our staff bakers were hard at work last night creating the delicious and devilous treats for everyone to enjoy. Each year our staff here in head office make the effort to dr...

Dublin Marathon 2018

October 30th 2018

Dublin Marathon 2018

October 30th 2018 The SSE Airtricity Dublin Marathon took place on Sunday the 28th of October. It was a cold morning as over 20,000 participants took to the streets of Dublin in the annual 26 mile marathon. This year the organisers celebrated the increase in female runners since the beginning of the marathon back in 1980. The number of female participants has grown...

Dublin Marathon 2018

October 24th 2018

Dublin Marathon 2018

October 24th 2018 Thorntons Recycling will provide waste management and recycling services to the Dublin Marathon taking place this weekend. The 42KM race will take place on Sunday the 28th of October starting at 8.55 am at Fitzwilliam Square and finishing at Merrion Square. The race will cover most of Dublin, with parts of the race route travelling through the Phoe...

South Dublin County Business Awards 2018

October 22nd 2018

South Dublin County Business Awards 2018

October 22nd 2018 On Friday the 19th of October, we attended the South Dublin County Business Awards in Citywest Hotel, Co Dublin. This was the awards largest year with over 500 guests in attendance from large businesses like Bank of Ireland to smaller independent companies like Loza Wool. Marty Whelan presented the awards on the night, handing out over 12 trophie...

Laura Lynn Children’s Hospice Celebrating 7 years

October 18th 2018

Laura Lynn Children’s Hospice Celebrating 7 years

October 18th 2018 In September, our Charity Partner, Laura Lynn Children’s Hospice celebrated their 7th birthday of the opening of their LauraLynn House, a dedicated 8 bed children’s palliative care unit doors back in 2011. Over the years, they have treated and cared for over 350 ‘superheroes’ and their families. LauraLynn is a hospice for chil...

Ballyfermot De La Salle Championship Semi-Final

October 15th 2018

Ballyfermot De La Salle Championship Semi-Final

October 15th 2018 On Sunday the 14th of October, Ballyfermot De La Salle faced Portobello in the Junior Club 2 Championship Semi-Final in Rathmines, Dublin. It was a dry morning but the ground was wet from Saturday’s heavy downpour of rain and this only seemed to help the Ballyfermot team. The final score resulted in a win for Ballyfermot DLS, taking one mo...

Shine a Light 2018 – Focus Ireland

October 12th 2018

Shine a Light 2018 – Focus Ireland

October 12th 2018 On the 12th of October 2018, people will ‘sleep-out’ in their communities, workplaces and even outside, to raise vital funds for Focus Ireland by taking part in the ‘Shine A Light’ event. Volunteers around the country will take on tonight’s cold, windy autumn night sleeping out in car parks, and workplaces, with busin...

South Dublin County Business Awards 2018

October 11th 2018

South Dublin County Business Awards 2018

October 11th 2018 Thorntons Recycling are proud to announce we have been shortlisted for three awards at the annual South Dublin County Business Awards 2018. The awards will take place in Citywest Hotel, Saggart, County Dublin on Friday the 19th of October. The event will be hosted by RTE’s finest presenter, Marty Whelan. Thorntons Recycling collecting the CS...

Colepark United and the Leinster Junior Cup

October 8th 2018

Colepark United and the Leinster Junior Cup

October 8th 2018 Colepark United FC faced Lucan United in the latest round of the Leinster Junior Cup. The match finished Colepark United 4 – 3 Lucan United. The match took place in Celbridge Football Park on Saturday the 6th of October. Colepark scored the equalizer in the 91st minute, leveling the game 3 all before extra time. The Goats are not to be misj...