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Missed recycling collections in South Somerset: Daily update (Friday 12 February)

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Coronavirus-related staff shortages have led to missed recycling collections today Friday 12 February from some streets in: Ansford, Castle Cary, Milborne Port, Pitcombe, Somerton and Wyke Champflower in South Somerset.

For these Friday collections, crews will return tomorrow Saturday 13 February from 6am.

List of all affected roads below (if missed elsewhere, report as usual after 7pm on due day via My Waste Services at

Rubbish, garden waste, clinical and bulky waste collections are NOT affected.

For more recycling space, flatten and tear up card; rinse, quash and put tops back on plastic bottles; rinse and - if safe - crush cans. Stack boxes locked food bin on top.

If materials cannot be stored or would present a health or fire risk, all recycle sites are on their usual schedules for essential visits only, and can take all kerbside materials for recycling.

The only exception is food waste, which should be double bagged and put in your rubbish, or added to the energy-from-waste skip at any recycling site.

All recycle site details, including essential safety measures:

Recycling checklist:

If you need extra recycling containers, order them via My Waste Services at: 

Please observe all coronavirus safety advice for kerbside collections, including washing/sanitising hands before and after handing waste containers, disinfecting handles, and maintaining social distance from waste staff.

For an explanation of coronavirus safety measures for collection crews and this month's change to 6am starts, see:

Apologies, Somerset Waste Partnership


Roads expected to be missed (Friday collections returning Saturday in South Somerset.):

South Somerset: Ansford, Castle Cary, Pitcombe, Wyke Champflower, plus Milborne Port and Somerton

  • Ashby Place
  • Badgers Folly
  • Berkeley Gardens
  • Brewham Road
  • Brick Hill
  • Bridgwater Buildings
  • Brookfields
  • Brue Avenue
  • Brue Close
  • Bruton Road
  • Castle Rise
  • Church Lane
  • Churchfield Drive
  • Clothier Meadows
  • Cole Road
  • Coxs Close
  • Darkey Lane
  • Dropping Lane
  • Eastfield
  • Easthill Lane
  • Florida Fields
  • Fore Street
  • Godminster Lane
  • Greenway Close
  • Greenway Road
  • Grove Alley
  • High Street
  • Lancombe Lane
  • Lower Woodcock Street
  • Market Place
  • Mill Lane
  • Old Station Lane
  • Patwell Lane
  • Patwell Street
  • Pitcombe Hill
  • Plox
  • Priory Close
  • Priory Mead
  • Priory View
  • Priorygate Court
  • Redlynch Road
  • Shute Lane
  • Silver Street
  • Station Road
  • Station Road
  • Strutters Hill
  • Sunny Hill
  • Taddywood Lane
  • The Triangle
  • Torbay Close
  • Tower Hill
  • Trendle Lane
  • Victoria Gardens
  • Victoria Park
  • Victoria Road
  • Wellesley Green
  • West End
  • West Park
  • Woodcock Street
  • Wyke Lane
  • Wyvern Close


Sherborne Road in Milborne Port

The Triangle in Somerton

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