We are sorry, there is disruption to some recycling collections this week.

Thursday, 15 June

Unfortunately due to a number of factors including, high volumes of recycling and staff sickness, our contractor was unable to complete all collections yesterday. Recycling collections that were suspended yesterday in and around Somerton, Cheddar, Martock, Bridgwater, Taunton, Glastonbury, Street, Yeovil will be returned for on their next scheduled collection day.

Friday, 16 June

One recycling round has been suspended today, households in and around Milborne Port and Wincanton, will be affected. Crews will be returning for these on their next scheduled collection date.

There may be disruption to collections in addition to the above areas. Residents are asked to leave their bags, boxes and bins out until 5pm on Saturday, 17 June.

We are sorry, however if a collection has not been made by the end of Saturday, please bring your boxes and bags back in, and put them back out on your next scheduled collection date.

We know this is not the service you expect and apologise for this. We and are working with Suez to get things back on track as soon as possible.


image of waste on the kerbside with text saying: sorry, delays to some collections

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June 14, 2023


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