Council ‘sorry’ for missing rubbish collections in Weston town centre

PUBLISHED: 15:25 24 November 2017 | UPDATED: 15:25 24 November 2017

Rubbish collections were missed today in Weston-super-Mare.

Rubbish collections were missed today in Weston-super-Mare.


North Somerset Council has apologised for missing rubbish collections on more than 50 Weston-super-Mare streets today (Friday).

North Somerset Council says the following streets are affected.North Somerset Council says the following streets are affected.

Staff shortages have been blamed for the problems.

MORE: Investigation into fly-tipping in Weston-super-Mare launched.

A North Somerset Council spokesman said: “We will be unable to collect recycling from a number of roads in Weston-super-Mare today due to staff shortages – if your road is missed, we’ll be collecting your recycling tomorrow.

“Apologies for any inconvenience.”

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