In this weeks' Wheelie Bin News Roundup Burnley Council is getting ready to upgrade recycling collections by delivering new wheelie bins to 22,000 homes. Also a freedom of information request has found that more than 50,000 rubbish bins have not been collected by refuse collectors in Suffolk since 2015 and an overhaul of bin collections in Croydon last year has led to a nine percent increase in the borough’s recycling rate...
Wheelie Bin Roundup
This week's Wheelie Bin News Roundup features a story about a family in Nuneaton who have started their own recycling plant right on their driveway! Also, residents in Eastbourne are set to get a free extra green wheelie bin to encourage them to recycle more of their household waste and businesses in Taunton town centre are kicking up a stink about bins bags being torn open by hungry seagulls...
In this weeks' Wheelie Bin News Bristol council are set to crack down on households that have more than one black wheelie bin. Ordinarily, residents can have more than one in exceptional circumstances, but some households have managed to get extra bins regardless. A fed-up resident in Sydney has scrawled expletives all over their bin after getting so fed up of their neighbours using it and there have been calls in Norwich for the council to fine anyone who leaves their bins out on the pavement for too long...
This week's Wheelie Bin News Roundup features stories from Hull City Council who has posted CCTV footage on YouTube of a man emptying the contents of a bin onto the ground in the street in the hopes of identifying him. Developers of new housing in Nuneaton and Bedworth could be asked to pay for or buy their own wheelie bins for residents to help reduce the cash-strapped council’s spending and Police in South Ayrshire are looking for a suspected arsonist who placed a wheelie bin up against the door of a property near Dundonald town centre and set fire to it.
This weeks' Wheelie Bin News Roundup features stories about MOD military science files being found dumped in a wheelie bin in North London, residents in Milton Keynes are to be asked for their views on replacing black rubbish sacks with wheelie bins and find out what happened when a woman from Newcastle was told by her friend during a shopping trip that she’d look gorgeous in a bin bag!
In the latest Wheelie Bin Roundup a huge 900 missed bin collections are being reported in Birmingham every day! A wheelie bin fire posed a real threat to a library in Nottinghamshire and a social media post about overfilled bins in Dumfries and Galloway has attracted anger and ridicule from residents.
The latest Wheelie Bin Roundup features a story about two wheelie bin thieves, a grandmother who found an 8-inch knife whilst out litter-picking being told by police to put it in her wheelie bin and solar powered 'belly-bins' being introduced in Nottingham City centre.
The latest Wheelie Bin Roundup features a story about how a 9-year old girls attempt at keeping her local park clean and tidy has been sabotaged by a group of youths. North West Leicestershire District Council has been criticised for attaching non-recyclable flyers to around 45,000 wheelie bins and people living near Ellesmere park in Farnworth, Manchester, say it’s being blighted by youths who are constantly setting fire to wheelie bins.
The latest Wheelie Bin Roundup features an amusing story from Cheltenham Races, a new wheelie bin pilot scheme by Redbridge Council and an inspiring story from Derbyshire where local business and community groups have helped raise £100,000 for a children and young people hospice with the help of three wheelie bins!