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A WEEE Article

Today, I have finally had my weee collected. No not wee, that would be strange. WEEE. Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment. It has been a surprisingly difficult challenge. In hind sight getting my wee collected would have been easier. But the WEEE has gone, and I am thrilled. I have been collecting all WEEE that I […]

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The old rope ain’t broke?

I Like expressions. I think they are a fun way of communicating. I’m sure you will here them from me from time to time. However, there are two in particular I have come to dislike more and more over time; “It ain’t broke don’t fix it”, and “Testing is money for old rope”. Both of […]

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Wasting Away

When I change consumer units, such as this. Where it is old, damaged and no longer fit for the purpose it was designed it must be disposed of. I am keen on recycling. I have been for years. I was saving up my plastic milk bottles and more to take to the collection point for […]

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This is the type of policing we want.... isn’t it? twitter.com/Trafficwmp/sta… Retweeted by Richard Wheatcroft

What a fantastic story about #TrashGirl. What a credit to her community & family. A #Recycling hero if ever there… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…

Metered #wind generation exceeded 10 GW for the first time ever this morning, reaching an instantaneous peak of 10.… twitter.com/i/web/status/9… Retweeted by Richard Wheatcroft

Doing a bit of this right now. Having a less stressful week (hopefully!) of things I need to do, at my pace. Work… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…

Would you consider buying a product that you suspected was fake if it was cheaper than the original? 1 in 6 people… twitter.com/i/web/status/9… Retweeted by Richard Wheatcroft

All of the illicit streaming devices that we tested failed to meet national electrical safety regulations. They cou… twitter.com/i/web/status/9… Retweeted by Richard Wheatcroft

Now for dads lawnmower battery charger. In the #Workshop. Is this a blown fuse I see before me. Hmm.. pic.twitter.com/B7SbkbYIhz

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Ah, there is extra #workshop excitement to be had with a hair dryer and a cheap grip! Mental age &for this afternoo… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…

Yes a Hair dryer in the #Workshop has it’s uses! Very sensitive to charging temperature this. It likes a snug 18C.… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…

Is it me? Or is @channel5_tv not making it easy to find out about @FIAFormulaE ? Their website is great for last se… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…

Running out of my mums Christmas cake. I’ll only have 3 cakes (chunks) left to choose from soon. It’s getting quit… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…

We're looking for positive #business stories from businesses based in #Macclesfield to retweet & include in our e-n… twitter.com/i/web/status/9… Retweeted by Richard Wheatcroft

I spend a disturbing percentage of my life pondering this question. Genuinely. What sort of life have you lived if… twitter.com/i/web/status/9… Retweeted by Richard Wheatcroft

Ever wonder how bad it really is for your car when you hit a pothole? This 4k slow motion footage from Warped Perce… twitter.com/i/web/status/9… Retweeted by Richard Wheatcroft

As flowcharts go, this is pretty splendid - how to name animals in German. Oak croissant, anyone? Cheers to… twitter.com/i/web/status/9… Retweeted by Richard Wheatcroft

Mrs W kindly shared the shopping list with me. looked a little empty, so i added a few items to help. Modern techno… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…

Mrs new @google #homemini might be a big help if it learnt a little more about carbohydrates. “Ok Google, how many… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…

Ok @Google disappointed your home assistant doesn’t know Welsh. (Or Klingon, but mostly Welsh. )

Asked to explain my @eevblog T-Shirt by my niece. Follow by conversation about Raspi & Arduino & Electronics. Possi… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…