Sorry; missed recycling Tuesday 9 February

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 usual after 7pm on due day via My Waste services at

We regret that immediate return collections are not possible; please re-present recycling next Tuesday, 16 February, by 6am.

For more recycling space, flatten and tear up card; rinse, quash and put tops back on plastic bottles; rinse and – if safe – crush cans. Stack boxes locked food bin on top.

If materials cannot be stored or would present a health or fire risk, all recyclesites are on their usual schedules for essential visits only, and can take all kerbside materials for recycling.

The only exception is food waste, which should be double bagged and put in your rubbish, or added to the energy-from-waste skip at any recycling site.

All recycle site details, including essential safety measures:

Recycling checklist:

If you need extra recycling containers, order them via My Waste Services at

Please observe all coronavirus safety advice for kerbside collections, including washing/sanitising hands before and after handing waste containers, disinfecting handles, and maintaining social distance from waste staff.

For an explanation of coronavirus safety measures for collection crews and this month’s change to 6am starts, see:

Apologies, Somerset Waste Partnership


Roads expected to be missed, Yeovil (Keinton Mandeville and Barton St David below):

Alder Grove


Balidon Place



Bunford Hollow

Cherry Tree Drive

Chestnut Drive

Coppice Close

Cypress Drive


Forest Hill


Gazelle Road

Hendford Hill

Holly Tree Walk

Ivy Walk

Juniper Close

Laburnum Way

Lime Tree Avenue

Maple Drive

Nathan Close

Nursery Road


Old Barn Way

Pine Tree Avenue

Plantagenet Chase

Plantagenet Park


Rowan Way

Russet Way

Rustywell Park

Rye Gardens

Somerset Place


St Martins Way

Sycamore Drive

The Briars

The Croft

The Furze

The Spinney

Watercombe Heights

West Coker Road


Yew Tree Close


Roads expected to be missed, Keinton Mandeville and Barton St David:

Amberley Close

Babcary Lane

Barton Road

Barton Road

Blind Lane

Broadclose Way

Brook Lane

Castle Street

Chapel Close

Chistles Lane

Church Street

Coombe Hill

Coombe Hill Close

Coombe Hill Lane

Cottons Lane

Cross Lane

Fairview Close


George Close

Gosling Street

High Lane

High Street

Irving Road

Jarmany Hill

King Close

Lakeview Road

Laurels Drive

Luns Close

Main Street

Mandeville Court

Manor Park

Martock Road

Mill Road

Milton Leaze

Orchard Way

Park Close

Park Lane

Peacocks Hill

Queen Street

Row Lane

Silver Street

Somerton Road