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.
Rugby League World Cup 2021 - #WeAreTheHosts
The Rugby League World Cup is coming to Allerdale in 2021. We'll be hosting three men's games in Workington - joining the likes of Anfield, Leeds and the Emirates Stadium in London.
Find out more about our new stadium which we are in the process of developing and which formed part of the bid.
We are Allerdale. We are Rugby League
Allerdale is the heartland of rugby league with professional and local clubs. With Workington Town based in Workington, this would be the natural location to host the Rugby League World Cup.
Bidding for the tournament will also mean:
- more interest in the sport
- boosting health and wellbeing for our residents
- giving a boost for local business
- improved local sporting facilities in the town for everyone, building on the success of the new leisure centre Workington
- promoting the sport to women and disabled people
- promoting Allerdale as a great place to visit
Click on the document below to find out more: