Christmas 2021 bin collections

When to put your bins out over Christmas and what to recycle.

 

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Christmas and New Year bin collections

Please be aware that we will not be collecting any bins during the week following Christmas.

For Christmas week (21 to 24 December) we will be collecting your black-lidded waste bin and brown food waste caddy.  All collections will take place a day earlier.

We will not be collecting any bins in the week following Christmas (28 to 31 December)

Your collections will then return to normal from Tuesday 4 January 2022 when we will be collecting your green recycling bin and brown food waste caddy.

Extra recycling

If you have extra recycling, you can leave it beside your bin for collection. Please put your recycling in white or clear bags, or cardboard boxes. We cannot collect any recycling if it is in black bags.

Collection days 21 December to 24 December

We will be collecting your black-lidded waste bin and brown food waste caddy

Normal collection day: Tuesday 21 December
Change  - bins will be collected on Monday 20 December

Normal collection day: Wednesday 22 December
Change  - bins will be collected on Tuesday 21 December

Normal collection day: Thursday 23 December
Change  - bins will be collected on Wednesday 22 December

Normal collection day: Friday 24 December
Change  - bins will be collected on Thursday 23 December
 

Collection days 28 to 31 December

Normal collection day: Tuesday 28 December
No collection

Normal collection day: Wednesday 29 December
No collection

Normal collection day: Thursday 30 December
No collection

Normal collection day: Friday 31 December
No collection
 

Collection days 4 to 7 January

We will be collecting your green recycling bin and brown food waste caddy.

Your bins will be collected on your normal collection day.

 


Recycling guide thumbnailWhat to recycle at Christmas

From wrapping paper, empty boxes and potato peelings to electrical items and clothes - find out what you can recycle.

We've put together a quick guide to recycling at Christmas to help you find out how to dispose of all that festive paper, cards and packaging.

You can also find out what to put in your:

 


2021 Recycling calendar thumbnail2022 Recycling and waste calendar

It's a new year so find out when your green and black bins will be collected. Remember that brown food waste caddies are collected every week. 

Icon for pdf 2022 recycling and waste calendar [143.59KB]
 

If you subscribe to our garden waste service your collection day may differ from your regular collection day so please check your letter for your collection day and week.

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