Waste and Recycling

Recycling banks are situated in the main town car park. Here you can recycle: glass bottles, paper, magazines, drinks cartons, plastic bottles, food tins, drink can, aerosols, clothes and shoes.

The Community Centre also has a clothes and shoes recycle bank.

Okehampton has a larger recycling facility which takes garden waste, larger household items, electrical items, etc. For opening times and further info click here http://www.westdevon.gov.uk/recyclingwaste

If you would like to support schemes which reuses unwanted items then please consider the many charity shops which are increasingly offering a pick-up service.

Chagford also has a community recycling scheme called Proper Job which operates on a principle of offering reusable items for sale to reduce unnecessary dumping in landfill sites. More information here http://www.proper-job.org/


Hatherleigh’s Parish Biodiversity Audit

Click the link below to read an interesting review on the variety of wildlife habitats for the flora and fauna in our surrounding area. Towards the end of the document you’ll find an action list and helpful links for those who wish to get more involved in preserving and encouraging our natural habitats.

Hatherleigh Parish Biodiversity Audit


Cycle Rack Locations

There are cycle hoops located outside the Primary School in South St, outside the Co-op store in Bridge St, and in Millennium Corner at the junction of Bridge st/High St.