A NUMBER of streets in Frome will not see their recycling collected today (Monday) due to staff shortages amid the coronavirus pandemic.

The Somerset Waste Partnership, which manages collections in the county, announced the issue on Sunday night (February 7).

A spokesperson said: "Due to coronavirus-related staff shortages, recycling collections will be missed on Monday, February 8, in parts of Frome.

"Collections missed Monday will be completed on Tuesday from 6am.

"To help crews, have recycling containers out with no contamination, and materials sorted and segregated.

"Please observe coronavirus safety advice for collections, including washing/sanitising hands before and after handing waste containers, disinfecting handles, and maintaining social distance from waste staff."

Here's a full list of Frome streets in which some or all properties are affected:

Austin Close
Blackberry Road
Blatchbridge roundabout
Bluebell Road
Bullrush Close
Burdock Road
Buttercup Close
Clover Close
Cole Hill
Daisy Close
Dandelion Road
Dragonfly Close
East woodlands Road
Elder Close
Feltham Drive
Feltham Lane
Friggle Street
Frome Road
Hillside Avenue
Iris Road
Joles Lane
Keyford Lane
Lane End
Lanes End Hill
Lichen Road
Lily Road
Little Keyford Lane
Longleat Close
Lower Keyford
Marigold Road
Mill Lane
Mount Pleasant
Reedmace Road
Rodden Down
Rosemary Way
Rossiters Hill
Rossiters Road
Sandys Hill Lane
Shepherds Lane
Silver Lane
Stevens Lane
Stonewall Terrace
The Mount
The Robins
Tower View
Vinney Lane
Warminster Road
Water Lane