Chairman’s Award 2018
Aug24

Chairman’s Award 2018

Mike Hartland, our former Chairman launched an award in 2016 to be given annually to an outstanding volunteer or member of staff.   This year the award was given to volunteer Bob Foster from our Dorchester depot. The shield will stay in pride of place at Dorchester until next year, but Bob does keep his certificate and...

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Junior Top Gear Trophy
Jun21

Junior Top Gear Trophy

This inaugural event was held to celebrate the life of Paul Tovey, assistant manager at Poole, who was killed last year. It was chosen as Paul had a love of motorsports and was an avid competitor in any team or solo event.   Our team of 12 raced around a local track with Dean from Christchurch winning a specially created trophy representing Paul’s time in the army, with Kirsty the manager at Poole winning the “Miss Daisy “ award...

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Dorset Reclaim GDPR Privacy Summary
Jun14

Dorset Reclaim GDPR Privacy Summary

Dorset Reclaim recognises that your privacy is important and we want to ensure that your data is secure. Your rights relating to use of your personal data changed in May 2018, with the ‘General Data Protection Regulation’ or GDPR, and the Data Protection Act 2018, coming into force. This summary explains in plain English what data we collect, how we use it and why Dorset Reclaim asks for your personal data. If you would...

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Mayor visit 2018
May10

Mayor visit 2018

The Mayor & Mayoress of Bournemouth visited the Stanley Road, Springbourne depot on the 10th May to celebrate Ray Tovey’s retirement with the help of staff & volunteers from all depots. We also took the opportunity to ask the Mayor to present awards to 3 outstanding volunteers from our retail depots, so well done to Simon Vallis from Dorchester, Andrea Groves from Poole & Irene Harris from Bournemouth.   The buffet...

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Reclaim helps “Tip Off” local residents
Apr17

Reclaim helps “Tip Off” local residents

Dorset Reclaim is helping with a series of road shows across the county where Dorset Waste Partnership officers are talking to local people about what they can do to help report or stop fly-tipping activity. The campaign is being widely promoted in the local press, on radio and across social media. We are helping the “Tip Off” campaign by providing each road show site with examples of items that are found dumped to highlight the...

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Presentation from Ferndown Golf Club
Apr12

Presentation from Ferndown Golf Club

In one of his last duties as Project Manager, Ray Tovey attended Ferndown Golf Club on Wednesday 11th April with Roy Osborough, Chairman for the annual charity event at which presentations are made to local groups. Funds are raised by the clubs members though the generous support of golfers participating at the Peter Alliss Invitational in the past year, together with a dinner and charity auction. Dorset Reclaim was fortunate to be...

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