waste collection service offered in Burnham-On-Sea area
and Highbridge residents can sign up now to Sedgemoor District Council's
garden waste collection service.
a cost of £53.50 per year, those joining the garden waste
scheme will receive 25 collections a year.
scheme encourages residents to recycle their garden waste.
who join the service get a roomy wheeled bin that is easy to fill
as you walk it around your garden," says spokeswoman Claire
bin holds your garden waste neatly in a corner; no more messy piles
of rubbish blowing in the wind. Wheel your bin outside for the fortnightly
collection, leaving you to sit back and smell the roses instead
of using fuel and time going to the recycling centre."
collect flowers, plants, grass cuttings, leaves, hedge trimmings,
almost all weeds, and even branches up to four inches across, and
compost them in Somerset."
Residents signing up have the option of receiving a green wheelie
bin for their garden waste or garden waste sacks at a cost of £26
for 10 bags.
are being sent to more than 10,000 current customers inviting them
to renew their subscriptions, which are starting this month. Customers
considering joining up can telephone 0300 303 7800 to order and
"Having your garden waste collected can save time and fuel
and can prevent mess in your car. Every bit of Sedgemoors
garden waste is turned into Revive soil conditioner," added
"Alongside a garden waste collection, home composting is a
great way to turn your clippings and prunings, plus fruit
and vegetable peelings and even shredded cardboard, into free soil
conditioner. Low-cost compost bins can be purchased through Somerset