• Coastal award over £150,000 to support local projects

    The Coastal Community Fund was set up in 2014 and since starting has seen over £1.1 million awarded to local community projects. In the most recent round of funding over £150,000 was awarded to support local projects including: Ide Memorial Hall – Hall Refurbishment Newton Tracy Cricket Club – Outfield Mowing Equipment Replacement and New […]

  • Environmental monitoring – keeping you compliant

    Did you know that Coastal Recycling also provides environmental monitoring and consultancy services? With companies faced with ever changing environmental regulations it can be a challenge to ensure compliance and legal obligations are met. The services are aimed at landfill operators, quarry operators, utility and construction companies as well as owners of derelict mines. Monitoring […]

  • Community-run coffee van rolls into Heavitree pleasure ground

    Park Life Heavitree are pleased to announce the completion of their recent project; the provision of a community-run coffee van for Heavitree Pleasure Ground in Exeter. The project received a grant of £6000 from the Coastal Recycling Community Fund to repair and improve the group’s vintage coffee van which will operate as a mobile community […]

  • New playground opens for the children of Merton

    An exciting and much-needed new playground has opened at Merton Village Hall, Okehampton, for children in the village and its surrounding areas, thanks to an £18,000 grant from the Coastal Recycling Community Fund. The official opening ceremony was held on Saturday 17th June, with Lady Clinton, of Clinton Devon Estates performing the official opening. Monies […]

  • New Exmouth Footpath Opens With Funding Help From Coastal Recycling

    The new path, linking Exeter Road to the Exe Estuary Trail is a welcome addition to the trail, which has become an established route for local walkers, cyclist, runners and families alike. Local teams of volunteers helped with the creation of the path, planting the trees and hedges which will form part of the landscape. […]

  • A Fresh Site Of Pipes For Topsham Pool

    Each year, we have a community fund of approximately £300,000 available to award to community projects, made possible through the Landfill Communities Fund. Grants are usually available for amounts between £5,000 and £25,000 and are awarded via four annual funding rounds. More than £3.8m has been awarded through the fund to date, securing hundreds of […]

  • Headway Devon receive funding for new kitchen

    Headway Devon is a charity based in Exeter that have been supporting people with brain injuries for 20 years. Their mission is to help make life a bit easier by providing help and support for people whenever they need it. The backbone of Headway’s efforts are made possible by fundraisers, donors, volunteers and supporters. When […]

  • What’s what when it comes to compost?

    We are passionate about recycling at Coastal, and composting is recycling in its truest form. Currently, each year Coastal Organics gives over 22,000 tonnes of green garden waste a new purpose, by turning it into compost. Every aspect of composting takes time and has a process that needs to be carefully monitored. We have broken […]

  • Garden waste becomes valuable resource for Farmers

    Are you a farmer, or do you know a farmer that is looking to add vital nutrients to their farm’s soil – to increase crop yield and decrease the need for expensive fertilisers – if so, we have just the thing! Coastal Organics based at Hill Barton Business Park, Clyst St Mary, Exeter, produces over […]

  • Happy BMXers receive funding for new clubhouse

    Bideford BMX are thrilled to receive £7,550 of funding from the Coastal Recycling Community Fund for the redevelopment of their clubhouse. Currently the clubhouse takes the shape of three shipping containers, which serve as a clubhouse, a kitchen, storage and toilets. The funding will bring all three units under one roof and provide a warmer, […]