Rubbish collection over Easter holiday

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BIN men will be working on Saturdays during the upcoming bank holidays.

Council bosses in Sunderland have released details of rubbish collections over the Easter, Royal Wedding and May bank holidays.

There will be no refuse collections on the bank holidays on Good Friday, Easter Monday (April 25), Monday, May 2, and Monday, May 30.

Teams will be emptying bins on Friday, April 29 (Royal Wedding day), Saturday, April 23, Saturday, April 30, and Saturday, May 7.

Collections due this Friday will be made on Saturday. Collections during the week of April 25 to 29 will be one day later than usual.

Pick-ups during the weeks of May 2 to 6, and May 30 to June 3, will also be one day later than usual.

For details, visit or call 520 5555.