Recycling facilities in Wickhambrook

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Recycling Facilities

The Parish Council is keen to promote recycling within the village and the provision of bottle banks and a paper bank have been made available and are located on the Memorial Social Centre car park.

Changes to the bin days is notified to all households by individual leaflets by St Edmundsbury Borough Council.

MSC Location : CB8 8XR

Wickhambrook News and Events

Adobe pdf document Devolution Notes from County Cllr Mary Evans



Wickhambrook Horticultural Society

Monday 26th June
The next Horticultural Society meeting will be on Monday 26th of June at the usual time of 7.30pm in the W.I. Hall. A brief history of the English Garden - a gallop through gardens from Mediaeval to Victorian by Andrew Sankey of Cambridge.  Tea and Coffee refreshments.



Roadworks

Repair of damaged overhead cables
5th July

Phase 1 - B1063 Thorns Corner, Wickhambrook - From the junction with Mole Hill for approx. 200 metres northbound (see plan)
Phase 2 - U7103 Mole Hill, Wickhambrook - Adjacent to Breachbarn Cottage (see plan)

Alternative route - B1063, Malting End, Attleton Green and vice versa



Wickhambrook Flower Show and Carnival

Wickhambrook Flower Show and Carnival Events
8 July 2017

Wickhambrook Carnival & Flower Show from 12.30pm.  See posters for full list of attractions, great day out for all the family.  The Flower and Handicrafts Show opens at 2pm in the MSC Main Hall.



LIT PIC
Wickhambrook Summer Litter Pick - 9th July

Can you spare an hour or so to improve the look of your village? Meet at Wickhambrook MSC car park at 10am. Hazard jackets, rubbish sacks and grab sticks provided (see poster)




W.I. Wickhambrook

Tuesday 11th July 2017

The next W.I. meeting is The Spy Who Loved with Claire Mulley. Our meetings are held at 7.30pm in the WI Hall and all ladies from the village and district will be made very welcome. Just turn up at the WI Hall if you would like to join in. Information is always available from Hilary (01440 821713) or Veronica (01440 820791) for all our activities.



W.I. Tea Party W.I. Tea Party

The next W.I. Tea Party will be on the 14th of July 2017 . All Welcome.  Come and join us from 2pm till 4pm for Tea, Coffee and Cake £1.50.  All profits to Suffolk Carers



Falls Prevention Exercise
Every Tuesday

Seated and standing strength and balance exercises to maintain and prolong independence. This new class aims to increase mobility, flexibility, muscle strength and improve balance, with the opportunity after for refreshment and a chance to socialise with other members of the class.  10.30am to 11.20am at Wickhambrook Pavillion.  Pay as you go, £4.00 a class.  See poster for more information


Right Driver

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Photo of the Month - June

Glass and Paper Banks

We have two glass recycling points and one for paper and magazines which are located at the MSC car park.  The funds received from the recycling facilities are given to the Memorial Social Centre by the Parish Council.

Black Bin - collection alternate Tuesdays

You may put the following in your black bin:-

Cooked food/egg shells
Meat, fish and bones
Cooking oil or fat
Disposable nappies
Waxed packaging (eg juice cartons)
Polystyrene including food trays
Porcelain and all ceramics
Vacuum cleaner contents
Cosmetics
Pet waste
Aerosols

NO GREEN WASTE

Blue Bin - collection alternate Tuesdays

Newspapers and magazines
Paper and envelopes
Cardboard Brochures/junk mail
All types of plastic bottles including drink bottles and detergents
All plastic packaging including margarine tubs, yoghurt pots and food trays
Plastic bags
Food packaging - cereal boxes without inner bag, plastic trays
Drink cans and food tins
Tin foil

NO GLASS / POLYSTYRENE / MEAT TRAYS / AEROSOLS

Batteries (not car batteries) are collected in a separate bag (provided) which is put out with the blue bin.

TEXTILE RECYCLING

Find out about textile recycling here

Brown Bin - collected same day as the blue bin

Cardboard (plain without printing on - can also go in the blue bin)
Fruit
Vegetable peelings and salad
Tea bags and coffee grounds
Ash
Grass cuttings and hedge prunings
Leaves and bark
Plants and dead flowers
Straw, sawdust and untreated wood
All other organic waste

NO COOKED FOOD, MEAT FISH OR BONES

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