West Berkshire Council

Christmas and New Year Collection Changes

Check for changes to your normal rubbish and recycling collections

This page lists changes to collections over Christmas and New Year Bank holidays. Your regular scheduled collections can still be checked online.

Your Normal Collection Day


Your Revised Collection Day

Monday 23 Decemberwill be collected as normal onMonday 23 December
Tuesday 24 Decemberwill be collected as normal onTuesday 24 December
Wednesday 25 Decemberwill be collected onFriday 27 December
Thursday 26 Decemberwill be collected onSaturday 28 December
Friday 27 Decemberwill be collected onMonday 30 December

Monday 30 Decemberwill be collected onTuesday 31 December
Tuesday 31 Decemberwill be collected onThursday 2 January
Wednesday 1 Januarywill be collected onFriday 3 January
Thursday 2 Januarywill be collected onSaturday 4 January
Friday 3 Januarywill be collected onMonday 6 January

Monday 6 Januarywill be collected onTuesday 7 January
Tuesday 7 Januarywill be collected onWednesday 8 January
Wednesday 8 Januarywill be collected onThursday 9 January
Thursday 9 Januarywill be collected onFriday 10 January
Friday 10 Januarywill be collected onSaturday 11 January

Collections will return to normal on Monday 13 January 2020.

Christmas Tree Recycling

We will collect real Christmas trees for recycling (even if you have not subscribed to the garden waste service) from Monday 6 January until Friday 31 January. Please put your tree out with your recycling and make sure all lights, decorations and pots have been removed.