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Christmas and New Year

Office closures and updates

Sparkling white Christmas tree with hanging decorations.

Closures, opening times and bin collection times over Christmas and New Year.

 Office closures and updates

Council Tax Direct Debit dates this Christmas

Quick, safe and easy Direct Debit for Council Tax.

Council Tax Direct Debit dates will change slightly during Christmas and New Year.

Council Tax Direct Debit dates

Emergency contact details

Emergency contact.

How to get in touch with us in an emergency during the Christmas period.

Emergency contact details

Christmas waste and recycling

Green, black, brown and blue bins all aligned up.

Make sure your bins don't overflow this Christmas and see what festive rubbish can go in which bin.

Christmas waste and recycling

Christmas shopping and events

People gathered together for Christmas event.

There's lots of festive fun and events in our town centres, plus extended opening hours.

Christmas shopping and events

Bowlee Nursery Christmas Shop

Red and green flowers.

Buy a variety of Christmas trees and seasonal plants from Bowlee Nursery.

Bowlee Nursery Christmas Shop

Guide to Christmas food safety

Christmas roast turkey getting sliced.

How to safely prepare turkey at home from the Food Standards Agency.

Guide to Christmas food safety

Christmas tree recycling points

Fallen Christmas tree on the floor.

Ways to recycle your real Christmas tree.                                                                                  

Christmas tree recycling points

Tips to stay well

Family smiling while daughter holds the television remote.

Look after your health this winter with tips from the NHS.

Stay well this Christmas

12 days of Christmas fire safety guidelines

A toaster with fire coming out of it.

Important fire safety guidelines in the run up to the festive period.

Christmas fire safety

Christmas saving tips

A woman holding Christmas shopping bags.

Save money on food, gifts and energy bills.                                                                                    

Christmas saving tips