Your browser is no longer supported

For the best possible experience using our website we recommend you upgrade to a newer version or another browser.

Your browser appears to have cookies disabled. For the best experience of MRW, please enable cookies in your browser

We'll assume we have your consent to use cookies, so you won't need to log in each time you visit our site.
Learn more

Councillor complains over X-mas rubbish collections

Regular refuse and recycling collections should occur over the Christmas period, said a Labour Party councillor at Thanet District Council in Kent. Ramsgate-based Thanet District Council operates an alternate weekly collection for over 40,000 householders, taking refuse one week and dry recyclables another week. Thanet District Council Labour Party group leader Richard Nicholson said: Most peoples rubbish collection days fell on holiday days. So some people had to wait at least three ...