Rubbish and recycling collection delays

Due to several vehicle breakdowns some of today's (Friday 6/12/2019) waste collections of black and orange sacks may not be completed. Our contractors, Serco, are still trying to complete all collections however, if your sacks are not collected today, please put your sacks out by 7am on Saturday 7/12/2019 to be collected. Our apologies for any inconvenience caused.

Bank holiday rubbish and recycling collections

Collections are currently on their usual day.

Check your collection day

During public and bank holidays our rubbish and recycling collection schedules change.

Next bank holiday: Christmas bank holiday

You actual collection time during the day may change from normal so please present waste and recycling by 7am on the day of collection.

Collection dates may change depending on weather conditions.

There will be no garden waste or bulky collections service from Monday 23 December. These collections will resume the week commencing Monday 6 January.

Christmas bank holiday revised collections for recycling (orange sacks), rubbish (black sacks) and clinical waste
Normal collection date Revised collection date
Tuesday 24 December Tues 24 December
Wednesday 25 December Friday 27 December
Thursday 26 December Saturday 28 December
Friday 27 December Monday 30 December
Monday 30 December Tuesday 31 December
Tuesday 31 December Thursday 2 January
Wednesday 1 January Friday 3 January
Thursday 2 January Saturday 4 January
Friday 3 January Monday 6 January
Monday 6 January Tuesday 7 January
Tuesday 7 January Wednesday 8 January
Wednesday 8 January Thursday 9 January
Thursday 9 January Friday 10 January
Friday 10 January Saturday 11 January
Collections return to normal on Monday 13 January.


If you think your rubbish has been missed please visit our report a missed collection page.

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