Southend Labour wishes all residents a happy Christmas and hopes for a better 2022 for all of us
Services over the Christmas & New Year period
Rubbish & recycling – no change to collection days. Veolia staff are working on bank holiday Tuesday (many thanks to them for doing that). Christmas trees (real ones, not artificial) can be recycled and will be collected free of charge between Tuesday 4th February to Friday 14th February. See https://www.southend.gov.uk/council-8/christmas-opening-times/3 for more details.
Recycling Centres – please see https://www.southend.gov.uk/council-8/christmas-opening-times/1 – scroll down that page for opening hours of the tips at Sutton Road and Leigh Marshes
Pharmacies – please see https://www.essexcovidvaccine.nhs.uk/content/uploads/2021/12/pharmacy-opening-xmas-ny-21-22-south-east-essex.pdf for opening times of local pharmacies on Christmas Day, Boxing Day & New Years Day. Other pharmacies may be open in addition to those listed
Civic Centre, including Registration Services, Cemetery & Crematorium – https://www.southend.gov.uk/council-8/christmas-opening-times/1
Libraries – https://www.southend.gov.uk/libraries-1
Labour Councillors – Our Councillors work all year round, but ask please that only very urgent problems are raised with them on Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year’s Day. Our Councillors’ contact details are listed here.