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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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