Changes to waste collections - Monday 19 September public holiday

Published: Thursday, 15th September 2022

A number of alterations have been made to domestic waste collections originally scheduled for Monday 19 September when the state funeral for Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth ll will take place.

Amended domestic and trade collections - updated 27/09/2022

As a result of the public holiday for the state funeral for her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II earlier this week, a number of waste & recycling collections that were missed on Monday 19 September have been rescheduled. 

Please refer to the information below for up to date times and dates for collections that were missed. 

Trade waste customers should refer to the ‘Trade Waste Collection update’ section near the bottom of this page.

Remaining collections planned for 24, 26, 27 September

If you were due a collection on Monday 19th September and your waste / recycling has not yet been collected, it will be now be collected on Saturday 24th September.  

The only exceptions to this, are households in the following areas which will be collected on the Monday 26th or Tuesday 27th September as detailed below:



Areas to be collected on Monday 26th September:

UPDATE - Due to driver shortages we are unable to collect the recycling bins rescheduled for collection today (26/9/22) in the Berwickshire area. 

We will make every effort to collect the bins later this week. Please leave the bins at the collection point. If we have not returned within 5 working days please can you remove your bin from the collection point and we will collect any extra recycling on the next scheduled collection day.  Recycling can be presented in any colour bag with the exception of black bags as these are not recyclable.


Area/Street/surrounding area

Westruther Area

Blythe Farm Cottage


Houndslow (+surrounding)


Gairmuir Cottage Burncastle Estate




Wedderlie Lodge


Eastside Cottage Spottiswoode

Greenlaw Rural

Westruther (+surrounding)

Outskirt of Gordon







Mack Mills


East Gordon




Gordon East Mains







Hume Area

Hardiemill Place






Wester Howlaws





Areas to be collected on Tuesday 27th September:


Area/Street/surrounding area

Part Duns,

Trinity Gardens


Springfield Ave


Springfield Drive




Winterfield Gardens


Cheviot Way


Berrywell Drive


Ainslee Terrace


Hawthorn Bank


Rachel Drive

Part Coldstream

Leet Haugh


Lennel Mount


Auchencrow Area

Auchencrow (+surrounding)


Auchencrow Mains (+surrounding)












Brieryhill Cottages


Chalkielaw Farm Cottages


Crumstane (+surrounding)


East Blanerne


Edrom Newton (+surrounding)


Newstead Farm Cottages (+surrounding)                                        


Pinkie Cottages


Station Road


Trinity Park

Chirnside Area

Ninewell Mains to Chirnside Station (+surrounding)


Bakery Buildings (+surrounding)

Edrom Area

Edrom House


Edrom Post Office to Edrom Church


Manse Cottages (+surrounding)