FIFE COUNCIL has apologised for delays in collecting bins across West Fife.

In a statement issued within the last few minutes, the authority said: "There are bin disruptions affecting all bins in West Fife at present.

"We apologise for any delay, please leave your bin out and we will empty it as soon as possible.

"We are still experiencing delays for bin deliveries. We will aim to deliver bins as soon as possible.

"We are grateful for customers’ patience while they wait for their bin lid to be replaced.

"We expect delivery of parts within two weeks and we will tackle outstanding repairs promptly thereafter."