REFUSE collections in Carmarthenshire due to be made today will be done by Saturday.

Due to the national strike, there are no collections in the county today. However, householders are being reassured that every effort will be made to collect them by Saturday.

People whose normal collection day is today (Thursday) are advised to put their refuse and/or recycling and food bins out tomorrow (Friday).

The council is aiming to start collecting them tomorrow and complete it by Saturday.

For the latest updates and further information on the strike visit the newsroom.