Month: February 2021

Sorry; missed recycling in Mendip, Sedgemoor, South Somerset


Friday 12 February 2021 – Coronavirus-related staff shortages have led to missed recycling collections today Friday 12 February from some streets in: Babington, Charlton, Coleford, Holcombe, Kilmersdon, Lipyeate, Shepton Mallet and Stoke St Michael in Mendip; Cannington, Nether Stowey, Over Stowey and Spaxton in Sedgemoor; Ansford, Castle Cary, Milborne Port, Pitcombe, Somerton and Wyke Champflower…

Electric truck trials as waste exports cut


Thursday 11 February 2021 – Nearly all Somerset recycling stays in the UK, latest Somerset Waste Partnership (SWP) figures show. Some 98% of the 103,000 tonnes collected kerbside or at recycling sites in the past eight months stayed in the UK, compared to just under 90% in all of last year. Plastic performance is even…

Thu11Feb – Missed recycling in Mendip, South Somerset, Sedgemoor


Thursday 11 February 2021 – Coronavirus-related staff shortages have led to missed recycling collections today Thursday 11 February in Glastonbury and Street in Mendip, Yeovil and South Somerset, and Sedgemoor villages. List of affected roads below (if missed elsewhere, report as usual after 7pm on due day via My Waste Services at somersetwaste.gov.uk). We regret…

Sorry; missed recycling in Mendip and South Somerset


Thursday 11 February 2021 – Coronavirus-related staff shortages led to missed recycling collections on Wednesday 10 February in Mendip and South Somerset. In Mendip, some streets have been missed in Shepton Mallet, Wells and nearby villages; in South Somerset, some street have been missed in Brympton, East Chinnock, East and West Coker, Higher and Lower…

Sorry; missed recycling Tuesday 9 February


Tuesday 9 February – Sorry; missed recycling around Yeovil, Keinton Mandeville and Barton St David today Tuesday 9 February Coronavirus-related staff shortages have led to missed recycling collections today Tuesday in parts of Yeovil, Keinton Mandeville and Barton St David. List of affected roads below (if not on this list, report any missed collection as…