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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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The most beautiful message from Dr David McCarthy, NHS Anaesthetist on-call in Manchester last night.❤️… twitter.com/i/web/status/8… Retweeted by Richard Wheatcroft

We're prouder today than ever to be a part of the NHS. Thank you to the NHS staff in Manchester. Pls Rt for them theguardian.com/uk-news/2017/m… Retweeted by Richard Wheatcroft

This little @MilwaukeeTool M12 Bandsaw is ace. I can't believe how much I use it. I purchased it for one specific j… twitter.com/i/web/status/8…

Decisions, decisions.keep this layout or move things around again? I'm thinking loose the shelf with the clock.… twitter.com/i/web/status/8…

Register! Please? If we can't be arsed to vote, we don't deserve a democracy. In my humble opinion. Xt twitter.com/shell_here/sta… Retweeted by Richard Wheatcroft

Challenges of a small #Workshop. My #electrical repair bench is looking quite respectable again. My #mechanical ben… twitter.com/i/web/status/8…

Today in the #workshop Mrs W bike gets a blue pedals, more appropriate tyres and a bell. Ding! Ding! pic.twitter.com/0u7QHKIYms

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Macclesfield Town Hall high school art installations, part of Macclesfield Garden Festival. Festival opens 10.00am… twitter.com/i/web/status/8… Retweeted by Richard Wheatcroft

Not quite right! I have Minor Works Certificates, Electrical Installation Certificates, and Electrical Installation… twitter.com/i/web/status/8…

Difference of opinion with my overlord regarding current levels of food intake. Now Now Now, is apparently the corr… twitter.com/i/web/status/8…

Quite agree. I failed maths exams. Yet passed Mechanical Engineering, Thermodynamics and other maths heavy modules… twitter.com/i/web/status/8…

Been to see #Joiner in #Macclesfield who was making very nice double glazed sash windows. Thicknesser is playing up. #IFixStuffWith Wires

This stupidly cheap #ukulele will hold its tune for more than 60seconds. #Workshop entertainment. It was given to m… twitter.com/i/web/status/8…

Kettle on for @officialELECSA Assesment. I get checked annually to make sure all my #Electrical work is up to spec electricalcompetentperson.co.uk

Its not quite @PlanetRockRadio but YES! Its still quite awesome! (and Nerdy) youtu.be/VmFuK-tdRpk

Thanks @zeninternet My Bring Bring now goes Blooop.. Blooop again! (its a DECT Thing) Marvellous. Fault at the exchange.