IT’S JUST over two weeks to go until St Margaret’s Hospice Christmas Tree Collection and the charity is urging residents to spread the word about the initiative.

The hospice’s Christmas Tree Crew will be collecting trees on Saturday, 13, and Sunday, 14 January 2024 from postcodes across Somerset in exchange for a donation to save you the bother of disposing of your tree in the New Year.

Teams of dedicated volunteers will be collecting trees in the following postcodes:

  • BA20, BA21 and BA22 8 and BA22 9 (Yeovil area),
  • BA16 (Street area),
  • BA5 (Wells area),
  • BA6 (Glastonbury area),
  • TA1, TA2 and TA3 (Taunton),
  • TA4 1, TA4 2 and TA4 3 (wider Taunton area),
  • TA5 2 (West Somerset),
  • TA6 3, TA6 4, TA6 5 and TA6 7 (Bridgwater area),
  • TA7 (Sedgemoor area)
  • TA10, TA11 (Langport & Somerton area),
  • TA12, TA13, TA14, TA15, TA16, TA17, TA18, TA19, TA20 (Chard & Ilminster area)
  • and TA21 8 and TA21 9 (Wellington area).

Bookings close on Monday, January 9 2024 at midnight so visit the hospice’s website to make sure you don’t miss out.