Month: June 2021

Service update: Wednesday 9 June


Wednesday 9 June – crews have been working hard to catch up following recent service disruptions but there will be a small number of missed collections from today. They include rubbish in Watchet, and recycling in South Horrington and Wookey. These will be returned for tomorrow: If your collection has been missed and you are…

Driver shortages delay recycling collections


Some Somerset recycling collections will be delayed until their next scheduled pick-up as services struggle against a national driver shortage and other pressures. Collections of recycling, rubbish and garden waste have all suffered in recent days due to the shortage of HGV drivers and local agency staff, combined with continued heavy loads and traffic congestion…

Sedgemoor recycling: Tuesday pick-ups moved to Saturday


Monday 7 June – Tuesday’s recycling collections in parts of Sedgemoor are being rescheduled to Saturday for this week only. Anyone due a recycling collection tomorrow (Tuesday 8 June) should present it for collection on Saturday (12 June) instead. The main areas affected are as follows: Burnham-on-Sea, Highbridge, Brean, Berrow, Over Stowey, Enmore, Edithmead, Spaxton,…

Keep Me! Key Recycle More leaflet landing soon


Tuesday 1 June 2021 – Vital information about Recycle More will be landing on doormats across South Somerset very soon. And Somerset Waste Partnership (SWP) is urging residents hold on to their leaflet which contains key details about collection days and what to do once the expanded recycling service arrives at the end of June….