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Council services during the festive period

Published on Tuesday, 24th December 2019

Council offices will be closed from Tuesday, 24 December 2019 at 5.00pm and will reopen on Thursday, 2 January 2020 at 9.00am. For out-of-hours emergencies, call: 024 7638 2153

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Bin collections

There are changes to the bin collection service that will affect customers who usually have their bins emptied on Wednesday or Thursday during Christmas and New Year.

Tip and recycling centre

Check Judkins recycling centre opening times during the festive period.  It will be closed on Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year's Day.


Check Nuneaton Museum & Art Gallery opening hours during December.

Civic Hall in Bedworth

The Civic Hall will be closed on the following dates:

  • 25 and 26 December
  • 29 December 2019 to 1 January 2020

The Beauty and the Beast pantomime show runs until Saturday, 28 December 2019.

Buy Beauty and the Beast show tickets

The Civic Hall office and box office will reopen on Thursday, 2 January 2020.  The coffee bar will reopen on Tuesday, 7 January 2020.


Our cemeteries are open every day of the year. View further information on our cemeteries.  The Heart of England crematorium in Nuneaton is owned and managed by Dignity Funerals and has different opening hours.

Schools and education

Term and holiday dates for schools.

Armed Forces

If you are a member of the Armed Forces Community (meaning you or someone in your household have or are currently serving in the Armed Forces) and you need help, information, or support, contact the Royal British Legion on 0808 802 8080, between 8.00am and 8.00pm.  They are available every day of the year.


During this this time you can continue to make payments, report issues and make applications online.