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Update for Friday 12 August

  • Rubbish, recycling and garden waste collections across the whole of Cornwall started at 6am due to the hot weather to help keep our crews safe. 
  • Recycling collections in Charlestown, Duporth, St Austell, Par, St Blazey and St Blazey Gate that were not completed yesterday Thursday 11 August - please continue to leave your recycling out and we will return either today or at the latest by 5pm on Saturday 13 August. 
  • Recycling collections in St Stephen, Lanjeth, High Street and St Austell due today are running late.  If we don't get to you today, please continue to leave your recycling out and we will return at the latest by 5pm on Saturday 13 August. 

For further information, please visit our service disruption to waste collections page.

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