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Current disruptions

This page was last updated: Mon, 16/10/2017 - 13:57
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There are no reported disruptions on Argyll and Bute roads.

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There are no reported disruptions to schools.

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All of our servicepoints, libraries, halls, theatres and sports centres are currently open for business.

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Disruption to Bunessan recycling - Tuesday 17th October Last updated: Mon, 16/10/2017 - 13:57
(originally posted: Mon, 16/10/2017 - 13:57)

Bunessan recycling will not be done tomorrow (Tuesday), as scheduled.  We will update the website as soon as possible regarding planned catch-up.

Disruption to Tobermory recycling - Monday 16th October Last updated: Mon, 16/10/2017 - 10:31
(originally posted: Mon, 16/10/2017 - 10:31)

Tobermory recycling will not be collected today.  We will update as soon as possible.

Mid Argyll limited access route - information about your collection dates Last updated: Fri, 13/10/2017 - 16:32
(originally posted: Wed, 11/10/2017 - 14:19)

The next collection date for both green bins and recycling will be Thursday 19th October

Important information for homes on MA/16 route:

Changes for homes on the limited access route (small bin lorry - route number MA/16) - from November 2017 onwards

If you are on the MA/16 route, your new calendar will not start until November 2017

Your new green bin collection day will be a Tuesday from November onwards (start date of changes to be confirmed)

Your blue bin collection day remains a Thursday. From November onwards, your recycling will be put directly into your blue bin - you won't need to put it into recycling bags

Until November, your collection arrangements for your rubbish and recycling will remain the same as before - both collections will be done on a Thursday throughout October. Please continue to put your recycling into bags throughout October, until the arrangements change in November. We will confirm the date of the change to the new calendar as soon as we can.

Next collection dates for Mid Argyll 16 -
The next collection date for both green bins and recyling bags will be Thursday 19th October

Missed commercial bin collections - Mull and Iona Last updated: Thu, 12/10/2017 - 11:01
(originally posted: Thu, 12/10/2017 - 11:01)

Commercial bin collections (business properties) that were missed on the Mull scenic route to Iona from Tuesday 10th October will now be done on Friday 13th October. Please leave your bins out for collection then.

Recycling disruptions - Dervaig to Calgary - update 12th October Last updated: Thu, 12/10/2017 - 10:48
(originally posted: Mon, 09/10/2017 - 14:45)

Missed recycling collections from Dervaig to Calgary on Mull will be done on Friday 13th October. Please leave your bin out for collection then if it was missed.

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There are currently no reported disruptions to council run ferries.

You can get updates on ferry sailings on individual ferry operator websites

Caledonian MacBrayne (Calmac) Ferry Service Status.
Argyll Ferries -  Dunoon - Gourock ferry Service Status.
Western Ferries - Hunter's Quay (Dunoon) - McInroy's Point (Gourock) ferry service status

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There are no reported disruptions to our website and online services.