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Established in 1972 by Robert Farrow, R & J Farrow Skip Hire is a family run business based in Brompton on Swale, Richmond, North Yorkshire. Over the years due to our competitive pricing and exceptional customer service we have evolved our operations to include a purpose built, fully licenced Waste Transfer Facility. Operating in your local area we are perfectly located to provide services throughout Richmond, Catterick, Darlington, Northallerton, Bedale, Leyburn, Wensleydale, Swaledale, Hambleton, Barnard Castle, Thirsk, Ripon, and many more locations into County Durham, Harrogate and beyond.

Since the opening of our Waste Transfer Station in 2011, we have extended our services to offer our customers the opportunity to make use of our on site weighbridge & tipping facilities by bringing their waste to us. All vehicles & wagons are weighed in and out with weighbridge tickets provided for the customer. Householders and Commercial businesses with the correct licences are both welcome to use our facility.

Why use R & J Farrow?

  • We offer a Complete Waste Management Service
  • Your waste is recovered & recycled, not dumped in Landfill
  • All waste is sorted and separated in our on-site sorting shed
  • Committed to achieving Customer Satisfaction each & every time
  • Well established, reputable company
  • Competitive prices
  • Own fleet of lorries
  • Hundreds of skips in various sizes
  • Asbestos transport available - Call for details

Accepted Waste – We accept a variety of waste types including Wood, Soil, Builders Rubble, Scrap Metal, Polythene, Greenwaste, Construction & Demolition Waste (including plasterboard & cardboard).

As a licensed Scrap Metal dealer we can accept or collect all of your Metal Waste. View Frequently Asked Questions for more information.

For further details on Skip Hire, Money Paid for Scrap & Information on how to bring your waste to us, click here.

Bob in his younger days

Bob dismantling bridge for scrap circa 1970