Christmas 2016 bin collection dates for Preston, Chorley and South Ribble

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Here are all the changes to bin collections across Preston, Chorley and South Ribble over the Christmas and New Year period.

Preston

Preston bin collection may be affected on the following dates:

Monday 26 December 2016

Tuesday 27 December 2016

Monday 2 January 2017

If your usual bin collection has been changed your bin will have been tagged during the weeks commencing Monday November 28 and Monday December 5, 2016.

The Preston Council website also states that any extra general rubbish in addition to what is inside your normal wheelie bin will not be collected.

Recycling collections

Recycling collections that are affected over the Christmas period will not be rearranged. All recycling will be collected on the next scheduled collection. Extra recycling can be placed next to recycling bins in untied carrier bags.

Garden waste collections

All garden waste collections will stop on Friday December 16 2016 and will start again on Monday 9 January 2017.

If you have subscribed to the garden waste service, you will be able to recycle your Christmas tree in your brown bin.

Chorley

Chorley residents are being advised to check their calendars for collection dates. If however, you have not received your calendar you can check your collection times on the Chorley Council website here.

South Ribble

Monday 19th Dec – Collections as normal.

Tuesday 20th Dec – Collections as normal.

Wednesday 21st Dec – Collections as normal.

Thursday 22nd Dec – Collections as normal.

Friday 23rd Dec – Collections as normal plus extra collections in lieu of Boxing Day.

Monday 26th Dec – No Collections (anyone due to have their grey bins emptied today will have had their bins emptied on 23rd Dec, anyone due to have their recycling bins emptied today will have their bins emptied on 9th Jan).

Tuesday 27th Dec – Collections as normal.

Wednesday 28th Dec – Collections as normal.

Thursday 29th Dec – Collections as normal.

Friday 30th Dec – Collections as normal.