All the Goings on at A R Richards

The Rising Threat of Battery Fires Across the UK

Startling findings from recent research by Material Focus have brought

Bees: The Unsung Heroes of Agriculture

Bees, these small yet mighty creatures, are not just buzzing

Celebrating our 45th Year – Talking Agriculture and History!

As we stand on the threshold of our forty-fifth year

Food Waste – Do we truly understand our food packaging?

Did you know that a recent Too Good To Go

What’s the best Euro Bin container for me and my business?

Managing the waste generated by businesses is crucial for a

Planet Vs. Plastics – World Earth Day

In our modern world, the issue of plastic waste has

A Guide to Drilling Seeds: Equipment and Watch-Outs

Efficient farming has several steps; we first looked at Ploughing on

Celebrate National Gardening Day with A.R. Richards Ltd: Elevate Your Outdoor Space

With the arrival of spring, the world around us is

What is the Waste Hierarchy?

The waste hierarchy concept stands as a beacon guiding responsible

Workplace Recycling Legislation in Wales and Landfill Tax Changes for 2024

In a world where sustainability and environmental consciousness are becoming

The Future of Recycling Centres in Shropshire: A Community’s Concern

In the heart of Shropshire, the conversation around recycling has

Global Recycling Day: How UK Households and Businesses Can Make a Difference

Every year, on March 18th, we celebrate Global Recycling Day—a

Celebrating International Women’s Day: An Interview with Louise, Contract Administrator at A.R.Richards Ltd.

Louise, Contract Administrator As International Women’s Day approaches, the world

A.R.Richards Ltd Visits Midlands Air Ambulance Charity’s New Base

On a crisp February morning, the team at A.R.Richards Ltd

Sustainable Event Planning: Navigating Waste Management at Festivals

Festivals are music, culture, and community celebrations, drawing in thousands

Understanding and Implementing Effective Drainage Systems

Agriculture, which has been the backbone of civilisation for centuries,

This Couldn’t Come Soon Enough – Disposable Vape Ban!

In recent years, the disposable vape industry has seen exponential

Reducing Waste on Valentine’s Day: A Sustainable Approach with A R Richards

Valentine’s Day, a day dedicated to love and affection, often

Enhancing Fire Safety at A R Richards: Training New Fire Marshalls

At A R Richards, the commitment to the safety and

The Shocking Truth About Electronic Waste: A Call to Responsible Disposal

Waste: In our rapidly advancing technological age, electronic devices have

Winter Warriors: Protecting Your Home with Essential Products

As winter gets harsher in the new year, homeowners must

Food Waste – Leaves a Bad Taste in our mouths

As the holiday season fades away, and we reflect on

Celebrating Achievements: A Year of Success at A R Richards in 2023

As we bid farewell to 2023, it’s time to reflect

Celebrating Creativity, Generosity, and Festive Spirit in the Workplace

The halls were decked, and the spirits were high as

Cultivating Tomorrow: A Journey Through the Past, Present, and Future of Farming Technology

Welcome to the world of agriculture, where innovation has always

The Past, Present, and Future of Skip Hire: A Technological Revolution

1922: The Birth of Skip Hire While skips had been

Plan to Recycle your Festive Feeling: Recycling Your Christmas Tree

As the festive season begins, it’s always good to plan

Making Every Moment Matter: A.R. Richards Ltd’s Support for Hope House & Ty Gobaith

In a world where every child’s first moments are celebrated,

A Heartwarming Feast for Children in Need: Buffet Day Fundraiser

We are gearing up for a special event beyond the

The Iconic Symbol – Paper Beats Plastic

The remembrance poppy, an iconic symbol of respect for fallen

Fire Safety for Bonfire Night and our Thirmalert MKII Fire Suppression System

Fire safety is a crucial aspect of any setting. Ensuring

The Circle of Plastic

Plastics have become an integral part of our lives. Plastic

A Beginner’s Guide to Ploughing a Field: Step-by-Step Instructions

Ploughing is an essential step in agriculture that prepares the

The Royal British Legion

The Royal British Legion has been supporting the Armed Forces

Azaylia Foundation

Azaylia Foundation was created in August 2021 to fight childhood

Midlands Air Ambulance

Midlands Air Ambulance is YOUR local Air Ambulance. This charity

Charity Spotlight

Following the delivery of our 4 new tractor units and

New Additions To Our Fleet!

We are thrilled to announce a significant expansion of our

Lifting Lives: Celebrating Air Ambulance Week

Every year, Air Ambulance Week provides a crucial opportunity to

Softwood Wooden Sleepers: A Versatile and Practical Choice

Softwood wooden sleepers are a type of timber product widely

Combine Harvesting

In modern agriculture, combine harvesting stands as a testament to

Camp Bestival

We have seen one of our biggest and most exciting

Fire Suppression Systems

A fire Suppression System is not an extinguisher, though it

A-Z of ARR

We thought this week we would give you ALL the

Disposable vapes in waste

As we hear regularly, smoking not only impacts your cardiovascular

Sustainable Fuel

At the beginning of July, Red Bull Racing’s team principle

Newport Show Activity Pack Answers

We would like to thank all customers, supplies, staff, friends,

Crushing 6F2

A R Richards is home to a McCloskey J40 V2

Baling Products

At A R Richards, we use 2 semi-automatic CK International

Our new display

Over the past few months, we have been working on

We’ve been busy

This week is projected to be the biggest and busiest

Best Friends

Thursday 8th June was National Best Friends Day, did you

Do you know what Global Observances are? Neither did I until this week!

The United Nations observes designated days, weeks, years, and decades,

Krazy Races

May 28th marks the Stockport Krazy Races event, today we

Crafting the Perfect Patio for Your Garden

Are you thinking about having a patio laid in your

Let’s Eat Cake!

Today, all 3 A.R.Richards Ltd. sites will be taking part

The King’s Coronation – All You Need To Know

Over the bank holiday weekend there will be street parties,

World Day For Safety & Health at Work 2023

Every day, approximately 6,300 people die because of occupational accidents

Maize Sowing

Who has corn on the cob, cooked deliciously on the

National Gardening Day

Gardens come in all shapes and sizes, filled with blooming

Happy Easter!

But why is the day that Jesus died on the

Spring has finally sprung!

The clocks went forward last weekend which may have meant

Want to go to a ploughing match?

What does a plough do? A plough creates open furrows

Have you seen the new Red Nose?

This year Comic Relief has revealed what they think might

Happy World Book Day!!

Happy World Book Day, as we celebrate our love for

Our Recycling Processes!

With a recycling rate of 97%, we are striving to

Event Euro Bin Hire

A R Richards euro bin hire is an efficient and

New Year, New Addition to Our Fleet: Introducing Our 32T RoRo Vehicle

As the year begins, we are excited to announce that

What do we do with our Food Waste?

We hope all our customers had a lovely Christmas and

A R Richards’ Children’s Activity Packs – Answers!

Earlier this month, we delivered around 2,500 activity packs to

Fire Services Visit

Last week, we had the pleasure of welcoming Market Drayton

Our Road Safety Campaign

Our Road Safety Campaign As it is the beginning of

Remembrance Day – Reuniting Medals

In light of Remembrance Day, we wanted to share with

National Lorry Week – Our Fleet Names

In celebration of National Lorry Week, we thought we’d share

Our Tipping Services

At A R Richards, we can offer customers a complete

Working at A R Richards

Working at A R Richards Here at A R Richards,

Happy National Crush Day

Today, 27th September is National Crush Day! Also referred to

Hope House Visit

Last week, Chloe, Lucy, Louise, and Harrison visited Hope House

Gone Fishing……. John Batha

Gone Fishing……. John Batha How has a year gone already?

Air Ambulance Visit

Air Ambulance at A.R.R On Saturday a few members of

Important Announcement- Technical Difficulties

We are aware of some technical difficulties we have been

Happy International Dog Day!

‘Everyone thinks that they have the best dog, and none

Indian Stone Paving

Here at A R Richards, we supply high quality Indian

Reclaimed Sleepers

Here at A R Richards, we are able to provide

Let’s Eat Cake

Let's Eat Cake On the 6 th of June we

Our Bin Wagon Charity Donations.

Our Bin Wagon Charity Donations. Last Saturday we had the

Global Garbage Man Day!

Global Garbage Man Day! With today being Global Garbage Man

Starting A New Job at A R Richards.

As A R Richards grows, so does our team! We

Fly Tipping

Fly-Tipping DID YOU KNOW ? Fly-tipping is said to cost

Save the tree

My name is Lara, I have recently joined the accounts

Fantastic First Quarter for our Skip Division

Now we are moving out of the easter period into


by Chloe Richards, January 2022.  Is there a way to


by Abi Philp, December 2021, with the help of Director

ISO & CHAS Accreditation

by Michael Dauscha, November 2021 What are the benefits of


by Louise Bolton, November 2021 On Friday 29th October, friends


Today is the day, and we could not be prouder!


As we continue to grow we are always on the

Have you SKIPped a Step in you Spring Cleaning Plans?


Hope House 2020 Christmas Jumper Competition Winner

As Part of our annual charity donations A R Richards

Covid-19 Update

Big thanks to all of our customers and staff for

Christmas Donation To Midlands Air Ambulance!

A donation of £2000.00 has been made to  Midlands Air

Reclaimed Wooden Sleepers

We stock wooden reclaimed railway sleepers! They are ideal for


We now stock a range Kerbs, Slabs and Edgings for

Cardboard News

Here at A R Richards Ltd, our High Quality Grades

Christmas Hampers £504 Raised for Macmillan

We had 2 winners for our Christmas Hampers, both drawn

£2000 Donation to Midlands Air Ambulance

Due to the successful growth of the business and widening

New for 2018!

The Nurse Tank is one of latest additions to the

Newport Show

This year we exhibited at Newport Show for the first

Norton In Hales Village Festival

On Saturday 9th June we attended Norton-in-Hales Village Festival. This


The team here at A.R.Richards would like to welcome you

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A R Richards Commercial Waste Management

Commercial Waste

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A R Richards Euro Bin Hire

Euro Bin Hire

Across Shropshire, Staffordshire & Cheshire

A R Richards Building Merchants & Aggregates

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Concrete, Ducting, Pipes and more…

A R Richards Construction & Plant Hire

Construction & Plant Hire

Available with and without operatives

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Agricultural Contracting

Full Range of field & Harvest works completed


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