Compost giveaway gesture by council

Council workers Carl Barrett and Steve Boldrini with bags of compost at last years giveaway.
Council workers Carl Barrett and Steve Boldrini with bags of compost at last years giveaway.

East Riding of Yorkshire Council’s annual free compost giveaways start next month, with two of the giveaways in Pocklington and Market Weighton.

On Wednesday 4 May, ­a giveaway will take place in Market Weighton at the Market Car Park starting at 4pm. The Pocklington giveaway is at the Henry Thirsk Amenity Centre car park on Thursday 12 May at 4pm.

Councillor Symon Fraser said: “Our annual compost giveaways are a gesture from the council to say thank you to the residents of the East Riding for their fantastic efforts in recycling their rubbish.”