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27 Aug 2009

Bank holiday bin collection dates

Press release

South Tyneside Council is reminding residents that their bin collection day may change next week due to the August bank holiday.

The revised collection dates are:

Revised collection dates for August Bank Holiday
Normal collection dayRevised collection day
Monday 31 AugustTuesday 1 September
Tuesday 1 SeptemberWednesday 2 September
Wednesday 2 SeptemberThursday 3 September
Thursday 3 SeptemberFriday 4 September
Friday 4 SeptemberSaturday 5 September

Kerb-it recycling collections will also be revised and will mirror the dates that are given in the table.

The refuse, Kerb-it and Kerb-it Green recycling collections will return to normal on Monday, 7th September.

You can now check your collection dates online by simply putting in your postcode, go to