Revised collection days for August bank holiday

Published on 22nd August 2011

Green refuse bin

As the bank holiday approaches, Cheltenham Borough Council is reminding residents of the alternative refuse and recycling collection days.

Collections of refuse and recycling will take place a day later than usual as follows: 

Normal collection day                        Revised collection day    
Monday 29 Aug (bank  holiday)           Tuesday 30 Aug   
Tuesday 30 Aug                                  Wednesday 31 Aug
Wednesday 31 Aug                             Thursday 01 Sept  
Thursday 01 Sept                                Friday 02 Sept
Friday 02 Sept                                     Saturday 03 Sept

Normal collections resume from Monday 5 September. 

In some areas refuse and recycling collections take place as early as 7am so residents are asked to have all caddies, bins and/or bags presented.

The Swindon Road recycling centre will open on Monday 29 August from 9am until 1pm.

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