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Fantastic performance by the Refuse Rocket Team

Since the team from Viridor’s Peterborough Energy Recovery Facility (ERF) received the fantastic news that their Red Bull Soapbox entry, Refuse Rocket, had been successful they’ve spent a busy 4 months building, fundraising and doing dance rehearsals on top of giving radio and television interviews. But finally on Saturday the 8th July, Lauren, Martin, Gary, Mark,

Viridor Vikings competed in the Taunton Dragon Boat Race earning a very respectable silver medal.

Viridor Vikings take to the water in Taunton Dragon Boat Race

Viridor Vikings had a successful day on the water at the Taunton Dragon Boat Race at the weekend, coming second overall and winning a silver medal. The race was in aid of Headway Somerset, a brain injury charity dedicated to helping people lead an independent life. Viridor staff have so far collected £430, with more donations still

The Peterborough team with Anna's hope charity

Red Bull Soapbox Glory Awaits Viridor’s Refuse Rocket Team

They are the Red Bull Soapbox Race team who put the wheels in wheelie bin…and, when Viridor’s Peterborough Energy Recovery Facility (ERF) team proudly take to the track at London’s Alexandra Palace in the Refuse Rocket on 9 July, it will be to the rousing notes of My Old Man’s A Dustman. The race website

Bargeddie Logistics Unit superheroes raised more than £1,000 for a children's charity.

Viridor Bargeddie superheroes on mission for children’s charity

Bargeddie was on a mission, a mission to raise funds for children’s charity Radio Clyde Cash for Kids. It was clearly a job for a superhero…and they certainly did not disappoint. The Superhero Day attracted Superman, Wonderwoman, Spiderman, Batman, Daredevil and Captain America along with a Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle, the Incredible Hulk and Banana

Viridor employess on 'Wild Walk with Somerset Wildlife Trust'

Viridor & Somerset Wildlife Trust launch ‘Viridor Wild Walks’

Somerset residents are being invited to get out and enjoy their green spaces as Taunton-based Viridor and Somerset Wildlife Trust proudly launch ‘Viridor Wild Walks’ – a set of three walks introduced to mark Mental Health Awareness Week (8-14 May). The walks, which take in Viridor’s core sites in Taunton (at Priorswood, Blackbrook and Youngman

Kris Shenton and Paula Morton from Viridor's Trafford Park presenting a cheque to St Anne's Hospice

St Ann’s Hospice benefits from NO Lost time Incidents

Viridor staff in the Trafford Park depot have paid tribute to the work of St  Ann’s Hospice in Greater Manchester, making it the latest charity to benefit from the company’s  Safe Working scheme. Viridor’s top priority is keeping its teams safe and every month that a team works safely they can make a contribution to

Viridor present cheque to Little Teds Room

Safe Working helps Lancashire charity, Little Ted’s Room

Little Ted’s Room becomes the latest local charity to benefit from the Viridor Safe Working scheme. Viridor’s top priority is keeping its teams safe and every month that a team works safely they can make a contribution to a local charity with £1,085 being raised over the last six months by our team in Lancashire.

Viridor Cardiff team dance for Comic Relief

The Viridor team in Cardiff will be revealing their song and dance talents before a Saturday night national TV audience after an out of this world performance with Doctor Who’s nemesis, the Daleks, in front of the Millennium Centre for BBC One’s Let’s Sing & Dance for Comic Relief. Red noses, brooms and hi-viz jackets

Beddington ERF rewards local hospice with safe working

St Raphaels Hospice in Sutton has received a donation of £1,000 thanks to safe working practices at the Beddington Energy Recovery Facility (ERF) construction site. Viridor and its construction partners Lagan Construction Group, CNIM and Fichtner were delighted to mark the achievement of reaching 100,000 working hours without a reportable incident at the site in

Sue Ryder gets a fourth £1,000 boost from Peterborough Energy Recovery Facility

Sue Ryder gets a fourth £1,000 boost from Peterborough Energy Recovery Facility Another 100,000 man-hour construction landmark is achieved Viridor and its construction partners – B&W Volund, Interserve and Fichtner – are working to the highest standards to complete the construction of the Peterborough Energy Recovery Facility (ERF). In May they celebrated achieving another 100,000

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