Mount Bures Community Web Site


Local information on the Mobile Library, Refuse Collection and Transport

Information supplied by Hildegard Hill

Community Bus Service

Hedingham Omnibuses Service 83/A from Bures, Bridge Street via Mount Bures and Wakes Colne to Colchester.
Daily, Monday to Saturday.
See attached timetable


Mobile Library dates 2016
Adjacent to Phone Box, Craigs Lane between 11.55 and 12.10

June 2, 16 & 30; July 14 & 28; August 11 & 25th.

The Refuse Freighter
visits the village on the following Saturdays, between 8.00 and 9.15am, at the junction Craigs Lane/Hall Road:
11 June, 6 August

Mount Bures residents can use this service to dispose of small loads of household items which are not collected as part of the regular kerbside collection. Residents are requested not to use this service to dispose of items which can be recycled, although garden waste can be brought separately for composting.

Please note that we cannot accept any of the following items:

No large loads, fridges, freezers or other electrical goods - these items can be collected as part of the Special Collection Service or taken to your local tip.
no hazardous waste such as asbestos, batteries, liquids or gas bottles - for information on how to dispose of your hazardous items,visit the Essex County Council Hazardous Waste Advice page.
no commercial refuse - the Council operates a trade recycling and rubbish collection service, details of which can be found on the Recycling and waste for businesses page.

For more information please email or phone 01206 282700.


Updated 18/05/2016