New Phone Apps For Aylesbury

Two new phone apps have been created to give people in Aylesbury more information on recycling and council meetings.

The refuse app by Aylesbury Vale District Council (AVDC) is Android and Apple versions and lets people check when and where to put their bins out.

AVDC chose the service after web statistics showed that almost 20 per cent of users of the council's website visited the refuse and recycling pages.

The app for council meetings is currently available for Android, with plans for an Apple version to be developed soon. It includes a calendar of meetings and access to view all public documents associated with a committee meeting.

The council discovered through Google Analytics that about 6,000 people were accessing their website through mobile phones every month - and reckon investing in technology will widen access to their services.

aylesbury bin app 2
Councillor Phil Yerby, Cabinet Member for Corporate Issues, said:

"This is a really exciting development for us and is a modern and innovative way for people who lead busy lives to get the information they need, when they need it. We live in a fast-paced world these days and the expectation is now for people to find what they are looking for straight away. I am delighted that these apps will enable this to happen."

The refuse and recycling app is available to download for free from Apple and Android now. Go to AVDC bins in the marketplace.

The committees app is only available on Android at the moment. You can download it for free by searching AVDC committees in the Android marketplace.

QR codes for the apps are also available on the council’s website at

Police generic Andover Collision

52 year old man is in hospital with serious injuries following a collision with a car in Andover last night

Recently Played Tracks

To listen live, choose your preferred location:


On TV: 26 Greatest Movie Songs

10am - 12pm

Watch heart TV

  • Sam Smith Writings On The Wall



  • Ellie Goulding Love Me Like You Do



  • Christina Perri A Thousand Years



  • Aerosmith I Don't Want To Miss A Thing



Heart VIP


Autumn Weather

Find your local four day weather report here.

Listening To Radio Win With Heart

Make Heart the soundtrack to your day and you could be a winner with great prizes up for grabs throughout the day.

Follow Heart on Twitter