New Forest District Council have published their waste and recycling strategy. The district council plans, which propose having rubbish and recycling collections on alternate weeks and a separate weekly food waste pickup, went out for a four-week public consultation today (12th November). These plan will cause a significant change in how waste is managed in our Parish

The deadline for comments is on 10th December and we strongly recommend that .Parishioners should give feedback. Changes to the waste and recycling collection service are expected no earlier than 2022. Visit for details on the strategy and for links to the survey.