Following many years of sand extraction and a large void being left by
the local brick company, Gallagher has once again been reinstating the
Over recent years Gallagher Aggregates has operated
an inert landfill site at Ryarsh which is nearing completion.
One of Gallagher's longest serving and most experienced managers, Eamon
Sullivan, has been tirelessly adding the final touches. The machines
leave this week and the area will then be prepared and seeded to return
it to agricultural use with the anticipation of a fresh green 'carpet' by
the Autumn. A pond has also been formed which will quickly become a well
established and permanent wildlife feature of this restored site.