Bin collections over Christmas

18 December 2012

Rubbish and recycling collection crews will be working on Saturdays to catch up on changes over the Christmas break, Basingstoke and Deane Borough Council has announced.

If your normal collections day would be

Put your grey bin (and green bin if it is your recycling week) out on


If your normal collection day is:
Put your bins out on:
 Monday 24 December Monday 24 December
 Tuesday 25 December Thursday 27 December
 Wednesday 26 December Friday 28 December
 Thursday 27 December
 Saturday 29 December
 Friday 28 December Monday 31 December
 Monday  31 December Wednesday 2 January
 Tuesday  1 January
Thursday 3 January
 Wednesday 2 January Friday 4 January
 Thursday 3 January Saturday 5 January
 Friday 4 January Monday 7 January
 Monday 7 January    Tuesday 8 January
 Tuesday 8 January  Wednesday 9 January
 Wednesday 9 January Thursday 10 January
 Thursday 10 January  Friday 11 January
 Friday 11 January  Saturday 12 January

Christmas can mean extra rubbish, for example wrapping paper can’t be recycled. Therefore, in the first collection after Christmas ONLY extra sacks will be collected. Unless adverse weather affects bin rounds, collections should return to normal from Monday 14 January.

For more information about bin collections see

or call 01256 844844.