Refuse Collection

By SPP Reporter

Thursday collection

Aisne Road

Cambrai Road

Menin Road

Messines Road

Mons Road

St Barbara’s Road

Alamein Road

Anzio Crescent

Beechwood Close

Cassino Road

Cottonwood Close

Earlswood Way

Ebony Close

Eight Acre Lane

Fallowfield Road

Glebe Road

Holly Close

Homefield Road

Hornbeam Close

Ilex Close

Knightsbridge Close

Leas Road

Malting Road

Mareth Road

Meadow Road

Midway Road

Olive Grove

Rimini Close

St Catherine’s Close

St Michael’s Road

Salerno Crescent

Civic Amenity and Recycling Centres at

Maldon Road, Shrub End, Colchester

Opening times are:

01 March – 15 October

0800-1700 hrs (normal hours)

01 May – end August

Tue only – open until 1900 hrs

16 October – end February

0800-1600 hrs (winter hours)

Bank Holidays open as normal apart from Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year’s Day when it is closed Waste and Recycling Helpline 0845 6037625.

Bottles, Newspapers and Magazines

There are different recycling bins for clear, brown and green glass and for drinks cans too. Newspaper and magazine recycling facilities are also widespread.

Household Appliances

Fridges and other appliances need to be disposed of correctly. You can call your council on (01206) 282735 for details on collection services.

Car Batteries and Motor Oil

It is harmful to throw out car batteries with normal household waste – your council can tell you where to dispose of them safely.

Residents can visit the Colchester Borough Council (CBC) website and download the refuse collection calendar.

For urgent enquires CBC can be contacted on: (01206)282700 or email:

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