Five days left to recycle Christmas trees in Galway towns and villages

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People have five more days to recylcle their Christmas trees for free at a number of locations across Co. Galway.

Galway County Council’s recycling service will run until this Saturday, January 15 at thirteen locations in the county, and the service is free of charge.

A Christmas tree recycling service run by Galway City Council will run until tomorrow, Tuesday from 9am to 3pm at Hunters Depot on the Barna Road and Merlin Woods Depot in Doughiska.

Households in the county can bring their trees to the following locations until Saturday:

Athenry: Public Car Park beside Kenny Park
Ballinasloe: Canal Drive, Ballinasloe
Clifden: Beach Road
An Cheathrú Rua: Halla Éinne
Gort: Lough Cutra Quarry, Bunnasrah, Gort
Loughrea: Fairgreen, Courthouse Road
Mountbellew: Black Quarry, Mountbellew – Ballinasloe Road (Near 50km speed limit sign)
Oughterard: Car Park, Oughterard
Maigh Cuilinn: Behind the bringbanks on Mountain Road
Portumna: Beside bringbanks, Castle Avenue
Tuam: Civic Amenity Site, Athenry Road
Headford: Council Yard beside Mart
Oranmore: Oranmore Community Centre beside GAA Pitch