Refuse & Recycling

Latest information from Somerset Waste Partnership See Revised Christmas Collection Times / See October 2014 Briefing Information.

Collection Dates

Household General Waste Collection (Wheelie bin): fortnightly on Fridays

Householders can subscribe to a garden waste collection service. The current annual charge is £46.50. See http://www.mendip.gov.uk/garden for details: fortnightly on Fridays

Kerbside recycling boxes for food waste, paper, cardboard, glass, plastic bottles, textiles, and some metal (eg cans): every week on Fridays.

Other Recycling Facilities

  • There are paper recycling bins in the car park of the East Somerset Railway.
  • The nearest Household Recycling Sites are at Dulcote (near Wells) and Manor Furlong (near Frome). These are free to use. They are both closed on Tuesdays & Wednesdays. It is worth checking opening times: http://www.somersetwaste.gov.uk/sites/opening/

Click here to see the SWP Recycling Information leaflet

(This page last updated 15/10/2014)