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Bank holiday waste and recycling collections

Revised collections following bank holidays in 2022

Please note that in some areas refuse and recycling collections take place as early as 7am so please have your rubbish presented at that time. Please note the below dates are subject to change.

Easter holiday

Normal collection day Revised collection day 
Monday 18 April (Easter Monday) Tuesday 19 April
Tuesday 19 April Wednesday 20 April
Wednesday 20 April Thursday 21 April
Thursday 21 April Friday 22 April
Friday 22 April Saturday 23 April
Monday 25 April - normal collections resume

Early May bank holiday

Normal collection day Revised collection day 
Monday 2 May (bank holiday) Tuesday 3 May
Tuesday 3 May Wednesday 4 May
Wednesday 4 May Thursday 5 May
Thursday 5 May Friday 6 May
Friday 6 May Saturday 7 May
Monday 9 May - normal collections resume

Spring bank holiday

Normal collection day Revised collection day
Thursday 2 June Monday 6 June
Friday 3 June (Queens Jubilee) Tuesday 7 June
Monday 6 June Wednesday 8 June
Tuesday 7 June Thursday 9 June
Wednesday 8 June Friday 10 June
Thursday 9 June Saturday 11 June
Friday 10 June Monday 13 June
Monday 13 June Tuesday 14 June
Tuesday 14 June Wednesday 15 June
Wednesday 15 June Thursday 16 June
Thursday 16 June Friday 17 June
Friday 17 June Saturday 18 June
Monday 20 June - normal collections resume

Summer bank holiday

Normal collection day Revised collection day
Monday 29 August (bank holiday) Tuesday 30 August
Tuesday 30 August Wednesday 31 August
Wednesday 31 August Thursday 1 September
Thursday 1 September Friday 2 September
Friday 2 September Saturday 3 September
Monday 5 September - normal collections resume

Christmas and New Year 2022

Normal collection day Revised collection day
Monday 26 December (boxing day) Wednesday 28 December
Tuesday 27 December Thursday 29 December
Wednesday 28 December Friday 30 December
Thursday 29 December Saturday 31 December
Friday 30 December Tuesday 3 January
Monday 2 January (New Year’s Day - substitute day) Wednesday 4 January
Tuesday 3 January Thursday 5 January
Wednesday 4 January Friday 6 January
Thursday 5 January Saturday 7 January
Friday 6 January Monday 9 January
Monday 9 January Tuesday 10 January
Tuesday 10 January Wednesday 11 January
Wednesday 11 January Thursday 12 January
Thursday 12 January Friday 13 January
Friday 13 January Saturday 14 January
Monday 16 January - normal collections resume

Garden waste collections will be suspended at the end of the day on the 16 December 2022 and will resume on the 16 January 2023.

Please note the above dates are subject to change.

Recycling centre opening times

Monday to Friday (summer time)* 7.30am - 7.30pm
Monday to Friday (winter time)* 7.30am - 6.30pm
Saturday 7.30am - 4.00pm
Sunday and bank holidays

9.00am - 1.00pm

*Summer time is March to October, when clocks are set to British Summer Time (BST); winter time is October to March, when clocks are set to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT)

During busier periods the main gate to the recycling centre may be shut earlier than listed due to the number of vehicles in the queue or on site.