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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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You wold think the Queen would have a person to sort this out for her. twitter.com/elecsafetyfirs…

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I think you will find @ElecSafetyFirst has quite a campaign on this, for just that reason? twitter.com/tomscott/statu…

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Quite agree with this. I use the D30 pads as I'm a larger chap. They work well #TradesTalk twitter.com/snickersww_uk/…