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Coronavirus: Updates and information

We are adapting our services as the situation changes. For details and to find out how to get help or volunteer to help others, visit our 'Coronavirus: Help for communities' page. Please follow the official NHS and government advice.

Green bin collections suspended until further notice

These services are to be suspended between 23 March and 4 May to allow crews to concentrate on emptying blue and black bins

Customers asked to not take items to recycling points

These cannot currently be emptied so please do not take items to recycling points until further notice. We apologise for any inconvenience.

Buy a compost bin or get free soil conditioner

You can order a compost bin from Get Composting.

Prices start at just £17.98 plus delivery, with buy one get one half price offers on some bins.

Visit Recycle Now for advice about setting up your compost bin, and making and using compost effectively.

Free soil conditioner

You can collect free soil conditioning compost from the Amey site off the A10 near Waterbeach.

  • Bring your own shovel and sacks
  • The soil conditioner is made from the contents of your green bins

Alternatively, you can buy soil conditioner in 40-litre sacks at £2.50 each at Thriplow recycling centre.