From Thursday 1st July there will be an additional 800 slots per week made available at the Recycling Centre, taking the total per week to over 4000. In the coming weeks, there will be a new check-in system to help improve the flow into the site.
The BBC Blue Planet programme did a great job in raising awareness of how plastics and litter affect wildlife and our oceans. 3 years ago the Conservatives led a Council debate for action on single use plastics. Swindon Council has now reduced single use plastics by 90%!