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Scheduled Waste Collections Wednesday 15 May

News date: 15 May 2019

We regret that a refuse collection round will not be operating today’s scheduled collections and the following locations are unlikely to have their bins emptied today....

Some garden waste collections may be a day later

News date: 14 May 2019

While all crews are operating today Tuesday 14th May, two garden waste collection rounds will be working one day behind schedule and the following locations will be affected today....

Compost to help cool the climate

Media Release date: 01 May 2019

Wealden District Council is encouraging more residents to get composting as part of International Compost Awareness week (5 - 11 May)....

Recycle this Easter

News date: 17 April 2019

Over 80 million chocolate eggs will be bought this Easter. Sounds delicious- but many come wrapped in colourful shiny foil, and packed in a cardboard box, clear plastic case – or both....

Get to know Real Nappies

Media Release date: 17 April 2019

As part of the 23rd Real Nappy Week, Wealden District Council will be helping young parents to get to know the many different types of reusable nappies that are now available....

Spring clean bonus for volunteer groups

Media Release date: 04 April 2019

Thirty-eight Wealden litter picking groups have been given over £25,000 to support their ongoing clean-up efforts....

Good luck to our Wealden spring cleaners

News date: 20 March 2019

The Great British Spring clean gets underway this weekend....

Scheduled Waste Collections Friday 8 March 2019

News date: 08 March 2019

We have been informed by Kier that 1 garden round is not operating today due to staff shortages....

Help us catch these fly tippers who are ruining the Pevensey Levels

News date: 06 March 2019

In recent weeks there has been a spate of fly tipping incidents in the Pevensey Levels desecrating the coastal marshland and threatening its delicate ecosystem....

Scheduled Waste Collections Wednesday 20 February

News date: 20 February 2019

We regret that one garden waste collection will not be operating their normal collection round today and the following locations will be affected....

Time to spring clean Wealden again

Media Release date: 06 February 2019

Wealden District Council has pledged its support for this year’s Great British Spring Clean, run by environmental charity Keep Britain Tidy....

Waste Collections Friday 1st February 2019

News date: 01 February 2019

We have been informed by Kier that 4 rounds are not operating today due to staff shortages or problems earlier in the week with collections....

Wednesday 30 January waste and recycling collections

News date: 30 January 2019

Snow followed by a hard frost has led to difficult conditions on untreated roads and may result in some disruption to today’s waste and recycling collections....

Packaging contamination

Media Release date: 17 January 2019

As more of us spend more time shopping online, it means there is more packaging material to dispose of when the purchases arrive....

Wednesday 16 January garden waste collections

News date: 16 January 2019

As a result of staff sickness, one of our garden waste collection rounds in the Frant and Wadhurst areas will not be operating today....

Local councils appoint Biffa to provide waste collection and street cleansing services

News date: 08 January 2019

A new waste, recycling, street and beach cleaning contract will start in Hastings, Rother and Wealden from the end of June this year....

Missed garden waste collection on 24 December

News date: 02 January 2019

Wealden District Council and its contractor Kier apologise for any inconvenience caused by disruption to garden waste collections on Monday 24 December 2018....

Scheduled waste collections Thursday 15 November

News date: 15 November 2018

There is disruption to some garden waste collections today which is a result of a vehicle breakdown....

Scheduled waste collections Wednesday 14 November

News date: 14 November 2018

There is disruption to some garden waste collections today which is a result of a vehicle breakdown....

Scheduled collections 12 November

News date: 12 November 2018

Our contractor Kier has suspended one of its garden waste collection rounds today following a road traffic collision near Heathfield....

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