Christmas Information – we hope you find it usefulSouthwark Parks
All locked parks will be opened every day at 7.30am and closed at 4.30pm.
No bus services Christmas day. Other days Sunday services.
Services will be stop at around 8pm on Christmas eve – don’t get caught out.
Southern and Thameslink no services Christmas day or Boxing day via London Bridge. Limited services all other days and some planned strikes action.
London Overground no services Christmas and Boxing day. Reduced services other days.
Dulwich Leisure Centre
Christmas eve and New Years eve 7am-2pm; Christmas, Boxing and New Years days closed. Normal opening hours but closing at 7pm other holiday days.
Library Opening Hours
All Southwark libraries close Xmas eve at 1pm. For precise details please see:
Grove Vale Library
And if you have kids do get them involved with the Winter Reading Challenge
Rubbish and Recycling
Over the holidays recycling and rubbish collections will be one day later and return to normal Monday 2 January.
|Normal collection day||Christmas periods collection day|
|Mon 26 Dec||Tue 27 Dec|
|Tue 27 Dec||Wed 28 Dec|
|Wed 28 Dec||Thu 29 Dec|
|Thu 29 Dec||Fri 30 Dec|
|Fri 30 Dec||Sat 31 Dec|
If you have food/garden waste collections then you can just leave any real Christmas tree out on the next collection day.
Otherwise you can take real and plastic Christmas trees to the council waste collection centre on Devon Street, SE1 (just off the Old Kent Road).
We hope you have a great break over Christmas and New Year.