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We're collecting any green bins no longer required

We are now in a position to collect the green bins of residents who do not wish to opt-in to the garden waste service or retain their bin, following the launch of the new green bin collection service.

Published on Tuesday, 19th March 2019
  • Successful contractor change means additional materials can now be recycled

    An improved sorting process means that recycling is even more efficient.

    Published on Friday, 8th February 2019
  • Bypass Clean

    The Borough Council will be conducting a litter pick and cleanse at the Griff roundabout and some surrounding areas from Monday 5th November until Friday 9th November.

    Published on Friday, 2nd November 2018
  • Recycle Week: This is the year Nuneaton and Bedworth said ‘We Do!’

    Nuneaton and Bedworth can shout loud and proud that ‘We Do’ recycle! In the biggest and best Recycle Week ever, Recycle Now is tasking residents to go above and beyond to protect the environment.

    Published on Monday, 24th September 2018
  • Shared service agreement for kerbside recycling collection

    Nuneaton and Bedworth Borough Council is working on a shared service agreement with Coventry City Council for its kerbside recycling collection service which will commence in October.

    Published on Thursday, 19th July 2018
  • Thanks for bearing with us - we're getting back on track

    Sorry if your bin wasn't emptied as scheduled today - please leave it out for tomorrow.

    Published on Friday, 25th May 2018
  • Refuse collection service disruption

    In common with most local authorities across the Midlands, last week’s heavy snow and the persisting icy conditions disrupted our refuse collection service and we are still dealing with a backlog.

    Published on Monday, 18th December 2017
  • Bin collection changes due to adverse weather

    Due to the snowfall and icy conditions throughout the Borough, alternative bin collection arrangements have been made.

    Published on Monday, 11th December 2017
  • Recycle Right this Christmas

    We are asking residents of the Borough to remember to recycle as much as possible this year whilst also ensuring to recycle right!

    Published on Thursday, 7th December 2017
  • Help us recycle all that food, glorious food!

    Residents are being asked to use their green bins over the festive period for ALL food leftovers!

    Published on Thursday, 7th December 2017
  • Bin collection changes during the festive period

    In order to accommodate bank holidays over the Christmas period, there will be temporary changes to some bin collections this year, affecting those who have bin collections on a Monday or Tuesday.

    Published on Thursday, 7th December 2017
  • Recycle your plastics this Christmas

    Here's wishing you a very green Christmas!

    Published on Tuesday, 5th December 2017
  • Proud to support Recycle Week 2017

    Recycle Week 2017: Recycling - It's worth it!

    What goes around comes around: The Borough Council is encouraging Nuneaton and Bedworth to look and feel good this Recycle Week

    Published on Tuesday, 26th September 2017
  • Operational issues delay some bin collections

    NBBC apologises to residents for missed bin collections over recent weeks. As a result of operational problems, collections for a small number of Borough streets did not happen on the usual day.

    Published on Wednesday, 5th July 2017
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    Recycle for Earth Day

    Here in Nuneaton and Bedworth, we want to encourage our residents to recycle as much as possible every day of the year, but in the spirit of Earth Day, we want to remind everyone how they can do their bit and just why it’s so important.

    Published on Saturday, 22nd April 2017
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    NBBC is backing the "Great British Spring Clean"

    Nuneaton and Bedworth Borough Council is backing a campaign to get half a million people out and about cleaning up their local communities during 3 days in March 2017, from Friday 3rd to Sunday 5th.

    Published on Tuesday, 7th February 2017
  • Recycling banks removed from Civic Hall

    All recycling bring banks, located behind the Civic Hall, in Spitalfields Car Park - Bedworth, have been removed by the council due to persistent fly-tipping at the site.

    Published on Monday, 16th January 2017
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    Binfo app currently down

    our binfo connectnuneatonandbedworth app for smart devices, is currently down. The external developers who manage the app are currently working on fixing the issue.

    Published on Friday, 23rd September 2016
  • Resident prosecuted for Arbury Estates fly tipping

    Yesterday, Nuneaton and Bedworth Borough Council Enforcement Team attended Nuneaton Magistrates to put forward a case of fly tipping which resulted in a successful prosecution.

    Published on Wednesday, 8th June 2016
  • A444’s Spring Clean

    We will be conducting a litter pick & cleanse along the A444 on Monday 11 April until Friday 15 April. One lane will be closed to road users on the highway whilst we carry out this work.

    Published on Monday, 11th April 2016
  • Thanks to all those that helped Clean for the Queen 

    The Council would like to thank all of the residents, as well as Race Leys Junior School for getting involved and volunteering, collecting a staggering 85 kilos of litter from around the borough. 

    Published on Wednesday, 9th March 2016
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    Clean for the Queen this weekend!

    The Council are organising three community litter picks to take place across the borough this Saturday 5th March, in aid of Clean for the Queen weekend, and we need your help!

    Published on Wednesday, 2nd March 2016
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    Clean for the Queen

    This year is the Queen’s 90th birthday - and in preparation for her official birthday in June, Keep Britain Tidy are running ‘Clean for The Queen’ a community based campaign to clear up Britain.

    Published on Tuesday, 9th February 2016

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