Waste and recycling collections changes for the August bank holiday

Published on 27th August 2020

bins boxes at kerbside

Collections for the August bank holiday, Monday 31 August, will take place a day later than usual.

Normal collection day

Revised collection day


Monday 31 August (bank holiday)

1 September


Tuesday 1 September

Wednesday 2 September


Wednesday 2 September

Thursday 3 September


Thursday 3 September

Friday 4 September


Friday 4 September

Saturday 5 September


Normal scheduled collections will resume from Monday 7 September.

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

The Swindon Road recycling centre is open for essential visits only. Social distancing measures are in place and restrictions apply.

Please visit www.cheltenham.gov.uk/recycling for more information about recycling.

For media enquiries, contact: communications, telephone 01242 264154, email communications@cheltenham.gov.uk