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Congratulations to Warwickshire, from LARAC, YET AGAIN!!

11 April 2017
LARAC Office
Olympian Derek Redmond and Ruth Payne (left) and Caroline Faulkner from Warwickshire CC

Warwickshire County Council's Waste Management Team has scoped two more trophies in the past month and is in line for another three national award titles!


March saw Warwickshire winning the Innovation Award at the Institute for Continuous Improvement in Public Services (ICiPS) Awards 2017 for its recycling and re-use partnership with Age UK Warwickshire. Collecting their trophy from Olympian Derek Redmond at York Racecourse were Ruth Payne (left) and Caroline Faulkner. This was the team's 10th major award title in 2 years.


Meanwhile colleague David Whitehouse attended the iESE Awards 2017 in Westminster on 4 April to collect a Bronze trophy in the Waste & Environment category for Warwickshire's Grey to Green food waste recycling camapign. This project is now a confirmed Double Finalist in the MRW National Recycling Awards 2017 and shortlisted in the Behaviour Change category at the MJ Local Government Achievement Awards 2017.