Derry’s Pennyburn recycling centre reopens


©/Lorcan Doherty Photography - 31st May 2016. Official opening of the new recycling centre at Pennyburn Photo Lorcan Doherty Photography

Derry's Pennyburn Recycling Centre has reopened after an investment of £1.5 million by Derry City and Strabane District Council.

The state of the art new-look recycling centre was officially opened yesterday by Mayor Elisha McCallion.

The extensive work carried out encourages the public to get more involved in recycling as the new site is now four times bigger than the previous and the new one way system has made it more accessible for the public.

Waste Services Manager for Derry and Strabane District Council says the aim is to encourage the public to recycle more ...