Photo: Cllr David Barton

Cllr David Barton said: “As soon as this was brought to my attention I contacted the relevant department immediately.

“I am pleased to say the bins will be emptied today and I have sought assurances that bins will be emptied on the correct day from now on.

“If any residents have issues with wastes collection I am always happy to help.”


For more information please contact David Barton on 0151 934 2061 or

If you would like to speak to him about this or any other issue he holds surgeries for residents every third Saturday of the month at the Atkinson Arts Centre on Lord Street to assist residents with any local issues or neighbourhood concerns. Dukes Ward covers the Western part of Birkdale and Hillside along with the town centre itself.

Upcoming Surgeries:

September- 19th 2-3pm Atkinson Arts Centre
October- 17th 2-3pm Atkinson Arts Centre
November- 21st 2-3pm Atkinson Arts Centre
December- 19th- 2-3pm Atkinson Arts Centre


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