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Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Find information about community support and our services during the coronavirus pandemic, on our information for residents pages, our information for businesses pages, and our community support hub page which has guidance to help coordinate community organisations.

See a summary of our Local Outbreak Control Plan and read our frequently asked questions. 

Hazardous Waste

Disposing of waste considered dangerous or harmful to the environment

Small amounts of hazardous waste such as batteries, car oil and asbestos, can be disposed of at Newtown Road Recycling Centre, Newbury.
Many retailers and shops will take household batteries for recycling and there are alsodoc icon battery recycling centres [33kb] across the district.

Further information on the disposal of hazardous waste can be found on the the Gov.UK website..