Christmas and New Year should be spent eating luxurious amounts of food, not worrying about your piling rubbish bags.

But rubbish and recycling collections will be changing over the Christmas period and return to normal on Monday, January 14, Kingston Borough Council has confirmed.

Just so you can focus on arguing with relatives over who is the best Doctor, here is a list of all the rubbish and recycling collection dates in the borough over the coming weeks:

Your Local Guardian: