Refuse and recycling collections over Christmas

Changes over the festive period will affect refuse and recycling collections from Friday 25 December until Friday 8 January.

During this period collections will take place a day later. This is except for those which normally take place on Friday 25 December which will be collected on Monday 28 December, and Thursday 31 December which will be collected on Saturday 2 January.

The full list of changes is:

NORMAL COLLECTION/REVISED COLLECTION

Friday 25 December/Monday 28 December

Monday 28 December/Tuesday 29 December

Tuesday 29 December/Wednesday 30 December

Wednesday 30 December/Thursday 31 December

Thursday 31 December/Saturday 2 January

Friday 1 January/Monday 4 January

Monday 4 January/Tuesday 5 January

Tuesday 5 January/Wednesday 6 January

Wednesday 6 January/Thursday 7 January

Thursday 7 January/Friday 8 January

Friday 8 January/Saturday 9 January

Stickers explaining the changes to the collections have been placed on bins by refuse crews.

For more information and a full 2016 refuse and recycling collection calendar please go to www.liverpool.gov.uk/bincollections where you can you check your collection dates by entering your postcode in the look-up facility.

Due to low demand, the green bin service has been suspended until Monday 15 February 2016. This will enable the crews to carry out other tasks which are needed.

People will also be able to recycle Christmas Trees at 12 sites across the city:

1. Alderfield Road, L24 – by Millwood

2. Calderstones Park, L18 – Calderstones Road car park

3. Calderstones Park, L18 – Yew Tree Road car park

4. Croxteth Park, L11 – Oak Lane car park

5. Everton Park, L5 – Viewing Platform, Netherfield Road North

6. Long Lane Recreation Ground, L19 – Garston

7. Newsham Park, L7 – Gardners Drive (Sheil Road end)

8. Otterspool Promenade, L17 – 1st car park

9. Sefton Park, L8 – Review Field, Ullet Gate

10. Stanley Park, L4 – car park

11. Wavertree Park, L15 – Tennis Centre car park

12. Woolton Road, L25 – boys club car park