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May bank holiday bin collections

All bin collections following a bank holiday Monday will now take place one day later. Find out when your bin is collected.

This replaces the previous system of moving the Monday collections to the following Saturday.

What can I put in my garden bin?

Things you can put in your brown wheeled bin or biodegradable sack:

  • flowers and plants
  • grass cuttings
  • leaves and bark
  • prunings
  • hedge trimmings
  • small branches

Please make sure you can close the lid of your brown wheeled bin, or contain the above items in a biodegradable sack.

Things you cannot put in your brown wheeled bin or biodegradable sack:

  • plastic or pottery plant pots
  • soil, mud or rubble
  • animal droppings or bedding
  • food waste
  • nappies
  • anything in plastic bags
  • compostable packaging eg wrapping from newspaper or magazine

When this content has been updated

Last updated 5 March 2021