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We are currently experiencing telephone problems

The 0845 054 8600 telephone number is currently out of service. Please use our alternative number which is 01946 598300.

Bank holiday closure - Monday 25th August 2014

Our offices and telephone lines will be closed on Bank Holiday Monday 25 August 2014. Our emergency contact number is 01946 598300.

Please note you can still pay invoices or report any issues online

Waste collection

Please note that household bin collections shall be a day later than normal. To check your day please refer to your waste and recycle calendar or check your collections here. Friday collections will be made on Saturday.

To view all events including committee meetings and entertainment, please visit our events page.
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