Revised collection days for this May bank holiday

Published on 24th May 2013

As it’s the May bank holiday this weekend, the council’s waste collection provider, Ubico, is reminding residents of their alternative collection days.

Collections of waste, recycling and garden waste will take place a day later than usual as follows.

Spring bank holiday:

Normal collection day

Revised collection day
Monday 27 May (bank holiday) Tuesday 28 May
Tuesday 28 May Wednesday 29 May
Wednesday 29 May Thursday 30 May
Thursday 30 May Friday 31 May
Friday 31 May
Saturday 1 Jun

In some areas refuse and recycling collections take place as early as 7am so residents are asked to present their food caddies, refuse/garden waste bins and/or bags and recycling boxes in advance.

The Swindon Road recycling centre will be open on the bank holiday, 9am until 1pm, with usual opening hours on all other days.

Visit our recycling pages for more information or call us on 01242 262626.

Contact: Laura Carter, communications officer, telephone 01242 264514, email