Colepark United Football Club

October 8th 2019

Colepark United Football Club

October 8th 2019 We are delighted to announce that we have agreed sponsorship again this season with Colepark United Football Club. The local club have recently acquired a new home at the old CIE Ranch in Markievicz Park, Ballyfermot, Dublin 10. This location is sure to bring in the crowds for the clubs home matches. We look forward to supporting them throughout th...

Recent Investments in Our Facilities – €2.5M

October 8th 2019

Recent Investments in Our Facilities – €2.5M

October 8th 2019 Thorntons Recycling has completed a €2.5m upgrade of its SRF production facility to improve the quality of material produced at its Killeen Road Facility. Solid Recovered Fuel (SRF) is a fuel produced from waste that otherwise would have ended up in landfill. It typically consists of waste plastics, paper, cardboard, timber and fabrics that canno...

Successful Ashbourne Recycling Day September 2019

October 7th 2019

Successful Ashbourne Recycling Day September 2019

October 7th 2019 The second Ashbourne Recycling Day of the year took place on Saturday the 7th of September 2019. The event organised by Councillor Joe Bonner has grown larger each year with massive support from the local community. Almost 100 tonnes of material was collected and recycled on the day. Thorntons gave many visitors to the site free compost from its...

Site Visit – Bord Bia

September 10th 2019

Site Visit – Bord Bia

September 10th 2019 3/9/19:  A group of Bord Bia Ambassadors visited our Mixed Dry Recycling (MDR) facility and Head office in Park West Business Park, Dublin 10 in order to get a better understanding of what happens to material once collected from customers.  Our EHS Manager David Duff conducted the guided tour around our operation, which accepts and processes 50,...

Coming up – Ashbourne Recycling Day!

September 2nd 2019

Coming up – Ashbourne Recycling Day!

September 2nd 2019 On Saturday the 7th of September, we will be helping Councillor Joe Bonner and his team, with their second Ashbourne Recycling Day of the year. In May we collected over 141 tonnes of materials from the public. This year our Confidential Shredding truck will be on hand to destroy any personal and sensitive documents/papers, at no charge. We will als...

August Competition Winners

August 22nd 2019

August Competition Winners

August 22nd 2019 The winners of August’s Customer Loyalty draw are …. Congratulations to the following customers who received a back to school one4all voucher, for entering the monthly household e-mail competition. All they had to do is open the e-mail!! Michael from Tallaght, Dublin Rhona from Rathfarnham, Dublin Jocelyn from Bray, Wicklow Did you know that...

Stena Line Dublin Horse Show 2019

August 19th 2019

Stena Line Dublin Horse Show 2019

August 19th 2019 On the 7th of August, equine lovers from all over the country and Europe descended on the RDS for the Annual Dublin Horse Show. Thorntons Recycling were proud to sponsor the Small Hunters class that took place in Ring 1 from 1.30pm – 5.00pm on Wednesday the 8th of August. Thorntons Key Account Manager, Niamh Clonan, presented the cup to the...

Celebrating a milestone with LauraLynn

August 14th 2019

Celebrating a milestone with LauraLynn

August 14th 2019 LauraLynn, Ireland’s Children’s Hospice provides hospice care to children with life-limiting conditions and supports to their families, from the time of diagnosis to the final days of the child’s life and throughout bereavement.  Their aim is to enhance the quality of life for families, including addressing physical comfort, health and well-...

Bray Air Show

August 2nd 2019

Bray Air Show

August 2nd 2019 On Saturday the 27th and Sunday the 28th of July, the coastal town of Bray, Co Wicklow, hosted their 14th annual air display. Over the weekend thousands of spectators attended the display of air acrobats of many different styles and planes. With special appearances of the the Aer Lingus Airbus A320, the Irish Air Corps, and the National Coastguard...

Competition Winners

July 30th 2019

Competition Winners

July 30th 2019 The winners of July’s Customer Loyalty draw are …. Congratulations to the following customers who received two tickets to the Annual Dublin Horse Show, for entering the monthly household e-mail competition. The event takes place from the 7th until the 11th of August in the RDS, Dublin 2. All they had to do is open the e-mail!! Keith from Ashb...