Find out more about the changes to our bin collections. You can also check your bin day with our online calendar and if we have missed collecting your waste, you can report it online.You can also find out how to report issues to us online such as if you haven't had a calendar or a new bin/box.
Easter waste collections and opening hours
In the week beginning, 22 April, all collections will be a day later with collections usually due on Friday 26 April being carried out on Saturday 27 April. Collections return to normal in the following week. Find out more.
Elections - May 2019
Find out more about the local elections on 2 May 2019, including how to register to vote, how to apply for a postal or proxy vote and who is standing for election. You can also see a full breakdown of the results in 2015. You can also find out about the European Parliament elections on 23 May 2019.
Payments and spending made by the Council
We're obliged to publish details of all spending over £500. However, for the purposes of transparency we publish reports which detail all council spending. We also publish details of spending on procurement cards and purchase orders made.
Information has only been excluded from publication where:
- the information is exempt from publication under the Data Protection Act
- the information relates to the protection of vulnerable adults or children
- the information is confidential or would attract an exemption under the Freedom of Information Act e.g. where disclosure could be prejudicial to the commercial interests of any person including the authority or where it is covered by legal privilege
This data is freely re-usable under the same terms as data.gov.uk
The spending data has been prepared in accordance with the LGA Local Transparency - A Practitioners Guide to Publishing Local Spending Data
Any requests for further details about these items will be dealt with under Freedom of Information provisions.