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13 December 2019

Our services at Christmas: Everything you need to know

The opening times of Wiltshire Council facilities and services will vary over Christmas and new year.

Council office opening hours

County Hall:

Monday 23 December - 8:30am-7pm
Tuesday 24 December - 8:30am-5pm

Wednesday 25 December - closed
Thursday 26 December - closed
Friday 27 December - closed

Monday 30 December - 8:30am-7pm
Tuesday 31 December - 8:30am-7pm

Wednesday 1 January - closed

Thursday 2 January - normal opening hours

Monkton Park:

Monday 23 December - 8:30am-5pm
Tuesday 24 December - 8:30am-5pm

Wednesday 25 December - closed
Thursday 26 December - closed
Friday 27 December - closed. However, the police desk is open

Monday 30 December - 8:30am-5pm
Tuesday 31 December - 8:30am-5pm

Wednesday 1 January - closed

Thursday 2 January - normal opening hours

Bourne Hill:

Monday 23 December 8:30am-5:30pm
Tuesday 24 December 8:30am-5:30pm

Wednesday 25 December - closed
Thursday 26 December - closed
Friday 27 December - closed. However, the police desk is open 

Monday 30 December - 8:30am-5:30pm
Tuesday 31 December - 8:30am-5:30pm

Wednesday 1 January - closed

Thursday 2 January - normal opening hours

Wiltshire libraries opening hours

All libraries are open on Tuesday 24 December however all libraries will close at 1pm or at their usual closing time if earlier than 1pm.

All libraries will be closed on 25, 26 December 2019 and 1 January 2020. 

There will be no late night opening between Christmas and new year. Libraries will close at 5pm or or at their usual closing time if earlier than 5pm.

The mobile libraries will not be on the road on 24, 25, 26 December 2019 and 1 January 2020. Please ignore any stops incorrectly listed on these dates and we apologise for any confusion this has caused.

There are exceptions at some of our libraries - further info is available online.

Customer services opening hours

Monday 23 December - 9:00am-5:00pm

Tuesday 24 December - 9:00am-5:00pm

Wednesday 25 December - office closed

Thursday 26 December - office closed

Friday 27 December - office closed

Monday 30 December - 9:00am-5:00pm

Tuesday 31 December - 9:00am-5:00pm

Wednesday 1 January - office closed

From Thursday 2 January onwards - normal opening hours

Waste and recycling collection dates and household recycling centre opening times

There will be no waste or recycling collections on Christmas day, Boxing Day and New Year's Day.

There will be catch up collections on Saturday 28 December, 4 January and 11 January.

Garden waste collections will be suspended from Monday 23 December for two weeks and will restart on Wednesday 8 January. Collections will be one day later than normal during this week.

All collections, including garden waste, will return to normal from Monday 13 January 2020.

 

Normal collection day

 

Revised household waste, black box, plastic and cardboard collection day

Revised garden waste collection day

Monday 23 December

No change

No collection

Tuesday 24 December

No change

No collection

Wednesday 25 December Christmas Day

Friday 27 December

No collection

Thursday 26 December Boxing Day

Saturday 28 December

No collection

Friday 27 December

Monday 30 December

No collection

 

 

 

Monday 30 December

Tuesday 31 December

No collection

Tuesday 31 December

Thursday 2 January

No collection

Wednesday 1 January

New Year's Day

Friday 3 January

No collection

Thursday 2 January

Saturday 4 January

No collection

Friday 3 January

Monday 6 January

No collection

 

 

 

Monday 6 January

Tuesday 7 January

No collection

Tuesday 7 January

Wednesday 8 January

Back to normal

Wednesday 8 January

Thursday 9 January

Back to normal

Thursday 9 January

Friday 10 January

Back to normal

Friday 10 January

Saturday 11 January

Back to normal

 

 

 

Monday 13 January 2019

Back to normal

Back to normal

 

All household recycling centres will be closed from 1pm on 24 December and all day on 25 and 26 December and 1 January. The centres will be open between 10am and 4pm on their normal opening days.

 

Site

Tuesday 24 December

Wednesday 25 December

Thursday 26 December

Friday 27 December

Saturday 28 December

Sunday 29 December

Monday 30 December

Tuesday 31 December

Wednesday 1 Jan

Amesbury

Closes 1pm

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X

Y

Y

Y

Y

X

X

Calne

Closes 1pm

X

X

Y

Y

Y

Y

Y

X

Devizes

Closes 1pm

X

X

X

Y

Y

Y

Y

X

Marlborough

Closes 1pm

X

X

Y

Y

Y

Y

X

X

Melksham

Closes 1pm

X

X

Y

Y

Y

Y

X

X

Purton

Closes 1pm

X

X

Y

Y

Y

Y

X

X

Salisbury

Closes 1pm

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X

X

Y

Y

Y

Y

X

Stanton St Quinton

Closes 1pm

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X

X

Y

Y

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Y

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Trowbridge

Closes 1pm

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X

X

Y

Y

Y

Y

X

Warminster

Closes 1pm

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X

Y

Y

Y

Y

Y

X


For information about what can be recycled at household recycling centres and how to recycle Christmas trees, visit www.wiltshire.gov.uk/rubbish-and-recycling

If residents are visiting any of Wiltshire's household recycling centres in a van, pick-up or with a large trailer (between 1.8 and 3 meters) they will need a free permit, available from: www.wiltshire.gov.uk/household-recycling-centres-permits

Leisure centres

Please contact your local leisure centre to find out opening times over Christmas and New Year. Details can be found on our website.

Last updated: 17 December 2019 | Last reviewed: 17 December 2019

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