Spring Bank Holiday on Monday 27 May means all rubbish and recycling collections will be one day later that week, including Friday collections taking place on Saturday 1 June.
Recycling and rubbish collection days are changing for some households in Mendip and South Somerset. Read about the changes and how they may affect you.


Sexual exploitation is child abuse. Victims are influenced or forced into taking part in a sexual act often in return for attention, affection, money, drugs, alcohol or accommodation. Child Sexual Exploitation can happen to any young person from any background.

You can find more information by using the links below.

Stop CSE – Stop Child Sexual Exploitation (CSE)

Avon and Somerset Police – Child Sexual Exploitation and Hate crime

GOV.UK – Safeguarding Children and Young People from Sexual Exploitation

NSPCC – What is child sexual exploitation?

Barnardos – Child Sexual Abuse and Exploitation

Last reviewed: November 24, 2023 by Qi

Next review due: May 24, 2024

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