Shropshire Council

Waste collection dates - Christmas 2015/16

04 December 2015 Last updated at 01:57

The day of the week your waste and recycling is collected will change over the Christmas period.  These changes start the weekend before Christmas 2015 and end on Sunday 3 January 2015.  Some collections will be before you usual day of collection and some will be later than usual.

The changes to collection dates are set out below.

“Normal” collection day

Revised collection day

Monday 21 December

Saturday 19 December *

Tuesday 22 December

Monday 21 December *

Wednesday 23 December

Tuesday 22 December *

Thursday 24 December

Wednesday 23 December *

Friday 25 December

Thursday 24 December *



Monday 28 December

No change

Tuesday 29 December

No change

Wednesday 30 December

No change

Thursday 31 December

No change

Friday 1 January

Saturday 2 January

* - note that these days are earlier than normal.

This is already highlighted clearly on your existing calendar and you can double check your collection dates by visiting our website here

Reminder - If the roads are impacted by bad weather this may result is disruption to your collection service.  If this happens:

  • Bins – leave your bins out and we will return for any missed collections as soon as it is safe to do so.
  • Boxes – please bring boxes back in and the put them out on your next scheduled collection day.