Preston and South Ribble Christmas and New Year bin collection dates confirmed

Posted on - 20th December, 2023 - 12:00pm | Author - | Posted in - Politics, Preston City Centre, Preston Council, Preston Locations, Preston News, South Ribble News
A bin out for collection in Preston Pic: Christopher Lucas
A bin out for collection in Preston Pic: Christopher Lucas

The Christmas bin collection dates have been revealed for Preston and South Ribble.


You may have been thinking when you need to put your bins out over the festive period but you need to look no further.

If you are in the Preston Council area, your bin collection may be affected if it is on the following dates:

  • Monday 25 December 2023
  • Tuesday 26 December 2023
  • Monday 1 January 2024

Those affected will be notified via a sticker on their bin.

To find out what date it has been changed to, visit the Preston Council website here.


Recycling collections that are affected over the Christmas period will not be rearranged and all recycling will be collected on the next scheduled collection.

Garden waste collections will stop on Friday 15 December 2023 and will start again on Monday 15 January 2024.

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South Ribble Borough Council has revealed what dates bin collections will be over the Christmas period:

If it should be your GREY bin collection on:Your collection will be on:    
Monday 25 December Wednesday 27 December
Tuesday 26 December Thursday 28 December
Monday 1 JanuaryTuesday 2 January

All other grey bin collections will remain as normal over the Christmas period.

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Our recycling collection date may have changed:

If it should be your RECYCLING collection on:Your collection will be on:     
Friday 22 DecemberSaturday 23 December
Monday 25 DecemberFriday 22 December
Tuesday 26 DecemberWednesday 27 December
Wednesday 27 DecemberThursday 28 December
Thursday 28 DecemberFriday 29 December
Friday 29 DecemberSaturday 30 December
Monday 1 JanuaryTuesday 2 January
Tuesday 2 JanuaryWednesday 3 January
Wednesday 3 JanuaryThursday 4 January
Thursday 4 JanuaryFriday 5 January
Friday 5 JanuarySaturday 6 January

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