Check your festive bin dates as crews take a well-deserved Christmas break


Bedford Borough residents are reminded that bins won’t be collected on Christmas Day, Boxing Day or New Year’s Day as the crews enjoy a well-deserved bank holiday break.

All bin collections from 25 December until 18 January are affected and you can find the alternative collection dates above.

Collections will return to normal on Monday 18 January.

Bins need to be out by 6am on the day of collection to ensure they are emptied. As reported last week, extra recycling will be collected if left in a clear plastic sack or cardboard box. Large cardboard boxes, squashed and folded next to recycling bins will also be taken.

To check your bin collection dates, you can enter your postcode into the council website here:

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