South Newton & Stoford, Wiltshire, UK

Parish Council Meeting:

Wed 2nd September 2020.

Draft Minutes


Next Meeting: Wed 4th Nov @ 7.30 pm - Agenda (conducted via Zoom)

Swans W.I.  March meeting report; date of next meeting tbc

200 Club - September Winners


Valley Art; details 

Refuse Collection Dates

Large Items


Wiltshire Council run a special service for the collection of bulky household waste.

Further details of the bulky household waste collection.

What you can put in your Black Box and Blue Bin has changed. Implementation date for the change was 9 Mar 20. Collection day for Blue Bins & Black Boxes will also change.  Under the new system: glass and textiles would still go in the black box. Anything else recyclable could go in the Blue lidded bin. Examples of items that can go in the blue lidded bin are plastic bottles, pots, tubs, trays, cardboard boxes, food and drink cartons, paper, food and drink cans, aerosols and foil.


Normal household refuse is collected fortnightly on a Monday.  Full calendar here


Next Household Waste (Grey Bin)  


  • Mon 2 Nov 20

  • Mon 16 Nov 20

Black Boxes:


Bank Holiday Dates:

Waste and recycling collection services operate as normal on bank holidays apart from Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year’s Day.

Green Bins:


There is a charge of £50 for the collection of garden waste from 1 July 2020 to 30 June 2021.


Existing customers Wiltshire Council has postponed the renewal process for garden waste collection until 15 June, due to the pressure on council services because of COVID-19. Garden waste collections will continue, provided the council's contractor has sufficient staff to maintain service delivery.


Details of the renewal process


Not an existing customer?

You can sign up for the service at any point. If you wish to sign up part-way through the year, you will pay on a quarterly, pro-rata basis. See information below.  If you would like to sign up, call Witshire Council on 0300 456 0103


Bins will be emptied fortnightly, except for two weeks over the Christmas and New Year holiday period.

New Customers


There are two ways you can sign up and pay for the service:

  • Securely online by debit or credit card using  NB American Express cards are not accepted,

  • Over the phone by calling 0300 456 0103

To ensure continuity of collection, payment should be made by 10 Aug 20.


More details of the renewals process

Black Boxes & Blue Bins are collected fortnightly.


Next Black Box & Blue Bin collections are:

Buy a discounted Food waste composter

Garden Waste (Green) Bins are collected every other Monday (dates below).  


Next Green Bin collections are:  


  • Mon 26 Oct 20

  • Mon 9 Nov 20

South Newton, Stoford, Little Wishford and Chilhampton Postcodes 

(SP2 0AB, SP2 0AD, SP2 0AE, SP2 0PJ, SP2 0PS, SP2 0QA, SP2 0QB, SP2 0QD, SP2 0QE, SP2 0QF, SP2 0QG, SP2 0QH, SP2 0QJ, SP2 0QP, SP2 0QR, SP2 0QS, SP2 0QW, SP2 0QX, SP2 0QY, SP2 0QZ, SP2 0RB, SP2 0RC, SP2 0RD & SP2 ORH):


  • Tue 3 Nov 20

  • Tue 17 Nov 20


Stoford Bottom Postcodes (SP2 0PP, SP2 0PW, SP2 0PX & SP3 4UG):


  • Thu 29 Oct 20

  • Thu 12 Nov 20