Welcome to John Leach & Sons - Scrap Metal Dealers

We operate one of the longest established metal recycling facilities in the UK, having been trading from the same premises (located between Rawtenstall and Crawshawbooth) since 1911.


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The business has been passed from father to son over four generations, resulting in unparalleled experience and knowledge of scrap metal recycling, along with a superb reputation amongst our many well established customers.

All our weighing equipment is approved and certified by Trading Standards, with a capacity ranging from 0.5 kgs to 40 tonnes.  We are also fully licensed by the Enviornment Agency, and can provide all necessary paperwork regarding the transfer of your material.

Areas we cover include: Rossendale, Burnley, Accrington, Blackburn, Todmorden, Rochdale and Bury.  We accept scrap metal from domestic, commerical and industrial customers.  No load is too small or too large.

We offer:

  • Consistently high prices for all grades of scrap metal
  • Free of charge skip service for works clearances
  • Free collection service for householders
  • Complete scrap metal service

Call us to discuss your requirements and we guarantee an efficient and effective solution for all your metal recycling needs.