Month: April 2021

Garden waste: renew now, deadline is approaching!


Wednesday 28 April – Somerset’s garden waste customers have just a few more days to renew their subscriptions. With no grace periods or amnesties, they have until Friday 7 May to sign-up again and guarantee uninterrupted collections. Subscriptions can be renewed through the Somerset Waste Partnership (SWP) website or any district council website. Online payments…

South Somerset: Box clever and prepare Recycle More


Tuesday 27 April 2021 – South Somerset residents are being urged to prepare for their exciting new recycling service by thinking inside the box. Recycle More is coming to South Somerset at the end of June and will see Somerset Waste Partnership (SWP) collect much more recycling from the kerbside every week. With much more…

All change for Early May Bank Holiday


Monday 26 April 2021 – All collections in the week of the Early May Bank Holiday on Monday 3 May will be one day later. With no collections on Bank Holiday Monday, the week’s day changes, from Monday’s pick-ups on Tuesday through to Friday’s taking place on Saturday 8 May, will affect recycling, rubbish, garden…

Recycle More heads South for summer


Tuesday 20 April 2021 – South Somerset sees a new era in recycling this summer with the arrival of Recycle More. Somerset Waste Partnership (SWP) is introducing the expanded recycling collections across the district at the end of June following a successful launch in Mendip. Most people in Somerset are recycling and Recycle More makes…

SomerPet Waste Partnership welcomes National Pet Month


1 April 2021 – Whether they are furry, feathered or scaly we are a nation of pet lovers. As well as being great companions, pets can pose a few questions and when it comes to waste and recycling. As we enter National Pet Month (1 April – 3 May) National Pet Month – promoting responsible…