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Additional Resources

Christmas and New Year waste collections

Collection days for your general waste, dry recycling, garden, textiles and food waste over the Christmas and New Year period.

Rubbish collections in snow
Normal collection dayRevised collection day
Monday 22 DecemberNo change
Tuesday 23 DecemberNo change
Wednesday 24 DecemberNo change
Thursday 25 DecemberTuesday 30 December
Friday 26 December Friday 2 January
Monday 29 DecemberNo change
Tuesday 30 DecemberTuesday 6 January
Wednesday 31 DecemberNo change
Thursday 1 JanuaryThursday 8 January
Friday 2 JanuaryNo change

Things to remember

  • Leave your rubbish out for collection by 6am on the revised collection day.
  • Leave your rubbish near your front gate, but not on the pavement.
  • Place your food bin with your garden waste at your property boundary for collection.
  • Leave the textile recycling (purple sack) tied up ready with your other dry recycling.

If you have any queries please call the council's contact centre on 01895 556000.

Recycle your Christmas tree

Christmas trees can be recycled for free as part of the weekly garden waste collection service. Cut into pieces of less than three feet.

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