Brown bin collections stopped in Luton amid changes over coronavirus outbreak

Changes have been announced to Luton's bin collections during the coronavirus outbreak.

Monday, 23rd March 2020, 12:07 pm
Updated Monday, 23rd March 2020, 12:08 pm

Luton Borough Council has announced it will stop the collections of brown garden waste bins, glass bins and food caddies from today (March 23).

The council will instead be prioritising the collection of black waste bins and green recycling bins.

The authority has also advised that personal waste - such as used tissues and cleaning cloths - should be stored separately to other waste, and then placed in a rubbish bag and/or a black sack.

The council will prioritise black and green bin collections
The council will prioritise black and green bin collections

This should be kept separate from other waste in the rooms if you are self-isolating.