Bin collections to change over festive period

The Civic Centre in Poulton
The Civic Centre in Poulton

Town hall bosses in Wyre say the council will continue to provide essential services over the Christmas period.

The Civic Centre in Poulton will close at 5pm on Monday, December 23 and reopen at 8.30am on Thursday, January 2.

But services including refuse collection, street cleansing, grounds and vehicle maintenance will continue to operate throughout.

The council’s duty officers will also be available to deal with urgent calls.

Rubbish and recycling collections will continue as normal until this Friday.

Collections scheduled for Monday will take place on Saturday and those due on Tuesday and Wednesday will take place one day earlier.

On Boxing Day and next Friday collections will take place one day later instead.

Those scheduled for Monday 30 and Tuesday 31 December will take place as planned and thereafter they will again be carried out one day later than normal until Monday 6 January, when regular collections will resume.

To report incidents or make urgent eunquiries, call the out-of-hours service on (01253) 895116.

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