REVISED dates for kerbside collections of rubbish and recycling over the festive period have been issued by Somerset Waste Partnership.
People are being urged to check what days pick-ups are taking place in their streets to avoid missing a collection.
Homes scheduled to have their bins and boxes collected this Friday (Christmas Day) will be moved to Monday (December 28).
Collections normally taking place on Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays will be taken away a day later next week.
Thursday’s collections next week will be moved to Saturday (December 31), with Friday’s collections (January 1) shifted three days forward to Monday.
All collections week commencing from Monday, January 4, will be a day later than normal, including Friday’s, which will move to Saturday (January 9).
Usual collection days will resume from Monday, January 11
Somerset’s 16 recycling sites will be open during their usual winter hours throughout the festive period, except Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year’s Day.