Latest collection news

»

You can Subscribe to this page to be alerted by email of any updates.

Latest collection news

Christmas and New Year rubbish and recycling

Over the festive period there are inevitably some changes to our waste and recycling service arrangements. Please carefully read through the following so you are aware of these changes. The following information is the same collection arrangements as shown in your new 2018 calendar (arriving early to mid December)

Waste and recycling collections

Week commencing Monday 18 December collections will be on their usual scheduled day (refer to your calendar).

Week commencing Monday 25 December - no waste or recycling collections are taking place on Christmas Day Monday 25 December or Boxing Day Tuesday 26 December. Instead, collections for the next three weeks will be pushed forward up to 2 days (see Christmas collection table below for changes).

Christmas collection table

(Example a collection on Mon 25 Dec will now be done on Weds 27 Dec)

Normal collection dayAdjusted collection day
Monday 25 DecemberWednesday 27 December
Tuesday 26 DecemberThursday 28 December
Wednesday 27 DecemberFriday 29 December
Thursday 28 DecemberSaturday 30 December
Friday 29 DecemberTuesday 2 January
Monday 1 JanuaryWednesday 3 January
Tuesday 2 JanuaryThursday 4 January
Wednesday 3 JanuaryFriday 5 January
Thursday 4 JanuarySaturday 6 January
Friday 5 JanuaryMonday 8 January
Monday 8 JanuaryTuesday 9 January
Tuesday 9 JanuaryWednesday 10 January
Wednesday 10 JanuaryThursday 11 January
Thursday 11 JanuaryFriday 12 January
Friday 12 JanuarySaturday 13 January

Garden waste service

As usual, garden waste collections are suspended over Christmas for a 2 week period from Monday 25 December until Sunday 7 January. The garden waste service will resume again on Monday 8 January 2017.

Bulky waste service

Bulky waste collections are suspended over Christmas for a 3 week period from Monday 18 December until Sunday 7 January. Any booking requests made online over Christmas or when the Rother offices re-open on Tuesday 2 January will not be booked in and collected until Monday 8 January onwards.

Clinical waste service

Collection of scheduled clinical will continue through the Christmas period however please note the following changes to allow for Christmas day and Boxing day

(Example a collection on Mon 25tDec will now be done on Weds 27 Dec)

Normal collection dayAdjusted collection day
Monday 25 DecemberWednesday 27 December
Tuesday 26 DecemberThursday 28 December
Wednesday 27 DecemberFriday 29 December
Thursday 28 DecemberSaturday 30 December
Friday 29 DecemberTuesday 2 January
Monday 1 JanuaryWednesday 3 January
Tuesday 2 JanuaryThursday 4 January
Wednesday 3 JanuaryFriday 5 January
Thursday 4 JanuarySaturday 6 January
Friday 5 JanuaryMonday 8 January
Monday 8 JanuaryTuesday 9 January
Tuesday 9 JanuaryWednesday 10 January
Wednesday 10 JanuaryThursday 11 January
Thursday 11 JanuaryFriday 12 January
Friday 12 JanuarySaturday 13 January
Monday 15 JanuaryReturns to normal

Ad hoc clinical collections will be suspended for 3 weeks (Monday 18 Dec to Sunday 7 Jan). Rother offices are open from Tuesday 2 January and you will be able to book an ad hoc clinical collection for Monday 8 January onwards.

Christmas recycling

Christmas produces around a third more waste than the rest of the year - so please keep recycling top of your list this Christmas. We have produced a list of waste saving tips in our 'Recycling at Christmas' leaflet,

pdf icon Recycling at Christmas [134kb]

Christmas trees can be disposed of by cutting them up and putting them in your brown bin if you're a garden waste subscriber. If you're not on the garden waste scheme then you can take your tree to your local household waste site to be recycled, trees presented by bins will not be collected.

 

Powered by GOSS iCM