Refuse & Recycling Collections for Christmas and New Year

Released on 19 December 2017 Press Release

Stratford News

Here are the changes to refuse and recycling collections over Christmas and New Year.

There will be no collections of refuse, recyclables or green/food waste on Monday 25th December, Tuesday 26 December and Monday 1 January.  

Revised arrangements are shown in the table below.   

 

If your usual collection day is If it is your refuse week your grey bin will be collected on If it is your recycling week your blue bin will be collected on

 

If it is your recycling week your green bin will be collected on

 

Mon 25 December Wed 27 December Wed 27 December Sat 30 December
Tues 26 December Thurs 28 December Thurs 28 December Sat 30 December
Wed 27 December Normal collection Normal collection Sat 30 December
Thurs 28 December Normal collection Normal collection Sat 30 December
Fri 29 December Normal collection Normal collection Normal collection
Mon 1 January Tues 2 January Tues 2 January Sat 6 January
Tues 2 January Normal collection Normal collection Sat 6 January
Wed 3 January Normal collection Normal collection Normal collection
Thurs 4 January Normal collection Normal collection Normal collection
Fri 5 January  Normal collection  Normal collection  Normal collection

                        

Collections will return to normal week beginning Monday 8 January 2018.

Extra waste: If you have additional recycling, you can place it in a box or rigid container next to your blue-lidded wheeled bin for collection. 

Please note: No additional general waste (refuse) placed by or on your grey refuse bin will be collected.

The District Council offices are closed between 25th December and 1st January but the on line 'report it' forms will still be available and actioned on missed bins and street cleansing issues.

In the event of adverse weather affecting collections please check the District Council's website at www.stratford.gov.uk/news/local-services-disrupted-by-severe-weather.cfm or Twitter on @StratfordDC or the District Council's Facebook page for all the latest updates.  

The revised collection information is available in the Council Tax booklet distributed in March this year, the Stratford View magazine distributed in November and is available on the District Council's website.   Adverts have also been placed in newspapers across the District.


Contact details

Stratford-on-Avon District Council
Elizabeth House, Church Street,
Stratford-on-Avon, Warwickshire,
CV37 6HX
Tel: 01789 267575

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