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Collections and calendar

Last Modified July 18, 2023

What is being collected this week?

It's week 1 in our collection cycle

Please put out your black bin

Week 1 - no blue box

It's week 2 in our collection cycle

Please put out your green and brown bins.

Household recycling brown and green bins.


You can also download the July to December 2023 calendar.

Bank holidays

All collections in the week following a bank holiday will be a day later than usual.

Bank holiday bin collections
Normal collection  Revised collection 
 Black bins 
BANK HOLIDAY Monday 29 May  Tuesday 30 May 
 Tuesday 30 May Wednesday 31 May 
 Wednesday 31 May Thursday 1 June 
 Thursday 1 June Friday 2 June 
 Friday 2 June Saturday 3 June 
 Normal collections resume on Monday 5 June 

What bins should I have?

Every house should have a black bin, green bin and brown bin. 

All bins are collected over a two week period, on the same day each week:

  • Week 1 - black bin
  • Week 2 - green bin and brown bin 


 Week 1 - no blue boxWeek 2 NEW





Please place bins/boxes on your boundary by 6am on the day of your collection.

What day is my collection?

To find out which day your collection takes place please enter your postcode

Please note: the collection days stated are for houses only. If you live in a flat or property with communal bin stores please contact us directly. The same applies to school buildings and trade/commercial premises.

Assisted collections

If you find it difficult to put your bin out on your boundary for collection due to age or medical reasons and don't have anyone else in your household to do it for you, we can help. Request an assisted collection (pdf, 81kb).


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