Colchester Council has announced the timetable for bin collections over the Christmas period.

There will be no collections on Christmas Day or Boxing Day.

Collections due to take place on Christmas Day will instead be collected a day earlier on Christmas Eve.

Collections due to take place Wednesday to Friday of Christmas week will be one day later than normal.

Those from January 1 will also be delayed by one day during that week.

To find out more visit www.colchester.gov.uk/new-recycling-calendar.