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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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My next repair keeps staring at me. Going to have to move him... It, I mean it! #IFixStuffWithWires pic.twitter.com/Pieml3inLQ

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This breaks my heart. We need to protect our seas and the animals in them. twitter.com/mcsuk/status/9… Retweeted by Richard Wheatcroft

This glove can give the disabled working hands pic.twitter.com/WLG8Ev8KrO Retweeted by Richard Wheatcroft

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This has to be the coolest speedo fitted in any car ever! @BLOODHOUND_SSC pic.twitter.com/CSnpw1AVEM Retweeted by Richard Wheatcroft

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Never worked on the London Skyline before. Thanks to @CitrusRainPrint for making it possible! 😀 pic.twitter.com/qSehoKgyZU

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Incredible - the price of new offshore wind power has HALVED in just 2 years! Emma Thompson seems... quite pleased… twitter.com/i/web/status/9… Retweeted by Richard Wheatcroft

This is how not to fit an extractor fan duct through a wall. No wonder the fan wasn't doing its job. #Electricaltwitter.com/i/web/status/9…

Enjoyed watching #davidgilmour #LiveAtPompeii tonight. Fab. Possibly my new favourite Wish You Were Here as well. 🤘😀

If your @nest #thermostat install looks like this, then you should call a professional to fix it. #Scarytwitter.com/i/web/status/9…

1) Not a single woman 2) 1 of these men has a 1st degree in bioscience, 1 in chemistry. The rest are economics or l… twitter.com/i/web/status/9… Retweeted by Richard Wheatcroft

Don't forget to register to come & see us @theprintshow this October. Register for FREE here:… twitter.com/i/web/status/9… Retweeted by Richard Wheatcroft

Love this article in @WalesOnline about being #Dyslexic so true! I find writing can be very stressful. walesonline.co.uk/news/wales-new…

Really enjoying this. Bought my first Police album when I was 8 I think. That was many months of pocket money! Wort… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…

Work over. I've found a couple of films to watch! Superted my favourite! pic.twitter.com/Q7CyaJs4a3

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Having a little tidy and sort out. Just found this old Tony toy. Which might hop again if I fix the air leak. Hoomd… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…

Drama over. Filled in holes, base cote applied. Finish coat later. I usually leave this to the plasterers. Good Spa… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…

This is the kind of masculinity I want to see in 2017. Two guys out on a boat, delighted to be rescuing kittens. pic.twitter.com/K2gNCEREX1 Retweeted by Richard Wheatcroft

When the little bit of plastering you have decided to do suddenly looks like an urge to build indoor sand castles.. the bag has gone off.