This is how to recycle your real christmas tree on Merseyside
Are you desperate to get the deccies down and tree out of the living room? Here’s how to make sure your real tree is put to good use.
Is your beautiful Nordic Fir looking a bit sad now the twinkly lights and decorations are all back in loft? Don’t leave it out in the cold, read on for all the details on the Liverpool City Region Christmas tree recycling points and do your bit for the environment too.
Whether you’re in Southport or Speke, New Brighton or Netherley, there’s a local drop off point or recycling centre near you!
Drop Off Points
L4: Stanley Park car park
L5: Everton Park, Viewing Platform, Netherfield Road North
L7: Newsham Park, Gardener’s Drive (Sheil Road end)
L8: Sefton Park, Review Field, Ullet Road Gate
L11: Croxteth Park, Oak Lane car park
L13: Old Swan Household Waste Centre, Cheadle Avenue
L15: Wavertree Park, Tennis Centre car park
L17: Otterspool car park (the first car park)
L18: Calderstones Park, Calderstones Road car park
L18: Calderstones Park, Yew Tree Road car park
L19: Long Lane Recreation Ground, Garston
L24: Alderfield Road, Speke, by Millwood
L25: Woolton Road, Boys Club car park
Don’t forget. If you’re transporting your waste/real Christmas tree in a van, flatbed or trailer, you’ll need a special permit. They’re available to order here.
L37: Formby Household Waste Recycling Centre, Altcar Road
L31: Sefton Meadows Household Waste Recycling Centre, Sefton Lane, Maghull
L20: South Sefton Household Waste Recycling Centre, Irlam Road, Bootle
PR9: Southport Household Waste Recycling Centre, Foul Lane, Southport
Formby National Trust is not accepting Christmas trees this year but you can arrange a collection from St Joseph’s Hospice for a small donation. Click here to find out more.
CH41: Bidston Household Waste Recycling Centre, Wallasey Bridge Road
CH63: Clatterbridge Household Waste Recycling Centre, Mount Road, Bebington
CH48: West Kirby Household Waste Recycling Centre, Greenbank Road
Wirral recycling centres are open daily from 8am until 5pm. Click here to find out more.
WA7: Runcorn Household Waster Recycling Centre, Picow Farm Road
WA8: Widnes Johnson’s Lane Household Waste Centre
Halton recycling centres are open daily from 8am until 6pm. Find out more about what type of waste can be recycled here and check if you need a permit, here.
L26: Halewood Park, Lower Road
L35: Stadt Moers Park, Pottery Lane Whiston
L32: Millbrook Park Millennium Green, Kirkby Row
L16: Court Hey Park, Roby Road
WA8: Holy Family Social Club, Cronton Road
Knowsley Council drop off points are open from from Saturday 29 December 2018 to Sunday 13 January 2019. Alternatively, Willbrook Hospice will collect your tree from home for a £5 donation to the charity. Check out eligible postcodes and book your slot here.