For this year's Recycle Week, Conservative led Wiltshire Council is urging its residents to continue recycling despite the challenges that COVID-19 has presented.
Online booking system for household recycling centres
Fly tipping incidents are up in April
Conservative led Wiltshire Council is changing the recycling system throughout Wiltshire to make it even easier for people to use the kerbside recycling collection service.
Conservative led Wiltshire Council has launched a reward campaign to reduce fly-tipping throughout the county.
We were recently named the most climate friendly council area in England and Wales, and have now announced we will invest more than £5m to tackle emissions from our own buildings, as we aim for the council and county to be carbon neutral by 2030.
A Marlborough resident has been issued with a £200 Fixed Penalty Notice (FPN) for failing to check the licence and other details of a ‘man with a van' who took her waste away and fly-tipped it in Savernake Forest, near Marlborough.
A Tidworth woman has been issued with a £200 fixed penalty notice for abandoning her Honda CRV on the public highway in Tidworth.
Steps will be taken to make a positive difference
A local Conservative led Wiltshire Council area board is pledging to go single-use-plastic free from now on. At the previous Malmesbury Area Board meeting, the board agreed to stop the use of disposable plastic hot drink cups at future meetings and associated events. Hot drinks will continue to be served at meetings but people are asked to bring their own reusable cup to use.