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Environment, refuse and recycling

Last Modified October 19, 2015

Environmental health 

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Our Environmental Health team deal with many important tasks from pest control to pollution.

Recycling & waste 

A photograph of our refuse trucks

Information on our waste and recycling collection services and facilities across the borough.


A photograph of draining for Engineering-Services

We maintain flood defences and sections of land drainage systems as well as advise on drainage.



Download - Advice from the Environment Agency

Flooding: Advice for the public (5.4 MB)


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