We’re writing to let you know about how your bin collections change over the Christmas and new year period – please distribute this message to residents in your parish.
This table that outlines how your normal collection days change:
|Normal collection day||Revised collection day|
|Thursday 25 December||Saturday 27 December*|
|Friday 26 December||Monday 29 December|
|Monday 29 December||Tuesday 30 December|
|Tuesday 30 December||Wednesday 31 December|
|Wednesday 31 December||Friday 2 January|
|Thursday 1 January||Saturday 3 January*|
|Friday 2 January||Monday 5 January|
|Monday 5 January||Tuesday 6 January|
|Tuesday 6 January||Wednesday 7 January|
|Wednesday 7 January||Thursday 8 January|
|Thursday 8 January||Friday 9 January|
|Friday 9 January||Saturday 10 January*|
* Please note – Saturday collections begin an hour earlier than normal at 6am, so please remember to put out your bins the night before.
Normal collections resume Monday 12 January.
Please note that garden waste collections are suspended from 29 December until 12 January to make up for the extra recycling generated over Christmas.
Waste collections in bad weather
If any bins are missed due to poor weather conditions such as snow or flooding whilst the Christmas collection schedule is in place, we will empty them the next time that kind of waste is scheduled to be collected.
For further information, visit our website at www.whitehorsedc.gov.uk/christmaswaste2014.