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No changes to waste and recycling collections for the Easter bank holiday

North East Lincolnshire Council is reminding people that their household waste and recycling collections continue as normal as we head into the Easter bank holiday weekend. Waste and recycling collections, including garden waste, will take place as usual on Good Friday (7 April) and Easter Monday (10 April). Check your collection dates online at www.nelincs.gov.uk/bins….

1 year ago | Bins, waste and recycling
Recycling crew emptying bins in Cleethorpes

It’s a Mother’s Day / Mariners mashup at Grimsby Tip

Workers at Grimsby Community Recycling Centre are creating a Mother’s Day / Mariners mashup for to celebrate this weekend. They’ll be dressing up as daffodils and giving a bunch of flowers to all mums who visit the site to recycle things they no longer need. As well as Mother’s Day, the team are also getting…

1 year ago | Bins, waste and recycling
Troy and Harry at Grimsby Tip with their Grimsby Town characters.

Don’t forget – bin days change at Christmas and New Year

North East Lincolnshire Council is reminding households that their waste and recycling collection dates change during the Christmas and New Year holiday. Visit www.nelincs.gov.uk/bins to check your collection date or see the Christmas collections leaflet that was distributed to households earlier this month. Some bins or boxes will be emptied on a different day than usual. Please…

1 year ago | Bins, waste and recycling
Refuse worker emptying recycling bins in Cleethorpes

Please make sure you put the right thing in the right bin

A recycling plant rejected two lorry loads of paper and card collected from the area’s blue wheelie bins after they found plastic bottles, chipboard and other rubbish in the delivery. Even though waste workers had removed a coat, a chair and other random rubbish from the load of paper and card before it was sent…

1 year ago | Bins, waste and recycling
A contamination tag attached to the handle of a blue recycling bin.

Don’t forget – bin days change at Christmas and New Year

North East Lincolnshire Council is reminding households that their waste and recycling collection dates change during the Christmas and New Year holiday. Visit www.nelincs.gov.uk/bins to check your collection date and look out for the Christmas collections leaflet arriving in your letterbox this week. Some households will have their bins or boxes emptied on a different…

2 years ago | Bins, waste and recycling
Letters piled on a doormat with a recycling leaflet on top and text reminding people that bins days change during the Christmas holiday.

Developing a sustainable depot in the heart of Grimsby

Contractors are set to start the latest round of demolition as part of a £7.5 million project to overhaul North East Lincolnshire Council’s Doughty Road depot. Work at the Grimsby town centre site started in January this year and will see the depot transformed into a sustainable worksite as part of the Council’s drive to…

2 years ago | Bins, waste and recycling
Doughty Road railside buildings to be demolished

‘Bring to’ recycling banks to be removed in October

North East Lincolnshire Council is reminding people that it is removing some of its remaining ‘bring to’ recycling banks in October.  As announced following a review in August 2021, the following sites will be removed during the first week of October: Asda, Ellis Way, Grimsby Doughty Road Depot, Grimsby Duchess Street Car Park, Grimsby Kennedy…

2 years ago | Bins, waste and recycling
A recycling bank in Grimsby