Search

Youngsters show support for key waste workers

PUBLISHED: 13:37 01 April 2020 | UPDATED: 13:37 01 April 2020

Youngsters have been showing support to the waste servicemen across Breckland. Picture: Breckland Council

Youngsters have been showing support to the waste servicemen across Breckland. Picture: Breckland Council

Archant

Youngsters in Breckland have been showing their support for hard-working bin crews with messages and drawings.

Youngsters have been showing support to the waste servicemen across Breckland. Picture: Breckland CouncilYoungsters have been showing support to the waste servicemen across Breckland. Picture: Breckland Council

Recycling, garden and household waste has still been collected, with services continued during the midst of the coronavirus outbreak and self-isolation.

And youngsters in the district have been putting up pictures and leaving crews messages to show their support.

You may also want to watch:

Annette Joyce, regional director for Serco, which operates Breckland’s waste service, said: “We truly appreciate all the support the community are showing our teams and they’re working exceptionally hard to ensure key waste and recycling services continue to be undertaken.

Youngsters have been showing support to the waste servicemen across Breckland. Picture: Breckland CouncilYoungsters have been showing support to the waste servicemen across Breckland. Picture: Breckland Council

“A friendly wave if you see them will really help spur them on during this difficult period.”

A Breckland spokesman said: “We are incredibly proud of the way all our teams have risen to the challenge of coronavirus and would like to take this opportunity to thank them for their dedication and hard work.”

For more information about Breckland services go to breckland.gov.uk/service-updates

Subscribe to our daily coronavirus newsletter, with all the latest from where you live.


If you value what this story gives you, please consider supporting the Dereham Times. Click the link in the yellow box below for details.

Become a supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years, through good times and bad. Coronavirus is one of the greatest challenges our community has ever faced, but if we all play our part we will defeat it. We're here to serve as your advocate and trusted source of local information.

In these testing times, your support is more important than ever. Thank you.

Most Read

Most Read

Latest from the Dereham Times