News

One-way system to be removed from Buckingham Hill Road

14 August 2020
Thurrock Council is removing the temporary one-way traffic system from Buckingham Hill Road, Butts Lane and Walton’s Hall Road in Stanford-le-Hope from Monday 17 August.
The temporary one-way system was brought in during May to help manage traffic around the Linford Household Waste and Recycling Centre (HWRC).
If residents are unable to gain access to the site when they first arrive they will be asked to re-visit the HWRC later. For safety reasons, traffic will not be permitted to queue on Buckingham Hill Road.

Revised traffic plan for Linford Household Waste and Recycling Centre

15 May 2020
Planned closures of Buckingham Hill Road, Linford, have been updated in favour of a temporary one way system which will allow traffic to be safely managed at the Linford Household Waste and Recycling Centre (HWRC) and ensure local traffic can flow more freely in the area.

Good news as Linford tip is back in business

13 May 2020
Residents in Thurrock can once again use the Household Waste and Recycling Centre (HWRC) from Monday 18 May under strict social distancing rules, following the site's temporary closure due to coronavirus (COVID-19).
Thurrock Council's HWRC on Buckingham Hill Road, Linford, will reopen for waste or recycling which cannot be stored safely at home. Restrictions will be in operation and residents are urged to use common-sense and only visit the site if absolutely necessary.

Residents reminded to re-apply for tip permits

8 March 2019
Thurrock Council’s Household Waste and Recycling Centre, which recently achieved a positive report with zero breaches during a recent inspection by the Environment Agency, is reminding residents to re-apply for their permits this month.
The centre in Buckingham Hill Road, Linford, introduced free annual permits for residents using vans or trailers for domestic waste to the site last year to reduce visitor queues, improve capacity and to bring an end to abuse of the service by non-Thurrock residents.

Improvements planned for Linford Household Waste and Recycling Centre

11 January 2019
Proposals to redevelop Linford Household Waste and Recycling Centre (HWRC) and ensure it continues to meet future growth demand were approved at Thurrock Council's planning meeting yesterday (Thursday 10 January).
The application outlines council plans to improve and update the recycling centre based at Buckingham Hill Road, Linford, and create a more user friendly and safer experience for residents who regularly use the site. This comprises: