Posts tagged 'wheelie bins'

  • Coventry City Residents Rubbish Councils Wheelie Bin Leaflet

    By Woody 19 November 2013

    The offending leaflet from Coventry City Council

    Coventry City Council has this week become the latest city council to upset local residents over the collection of wheelie bins.

    The city council distributed thousands of leaflets across the Hillfields and Foleshill areas of Coventry giving instructions to residents on how to leave their bins out for collection.

    This was a result of the scaremongering by health ...

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  • Is it a Cocktail, is it a Toilet, nah, it's a Wheelie Bin!

    By Woody 7 November 2013

    Otter cubs used wheelie bin for camouflage

    A pair of orphaned otter cubs used a brown wheelie bin as camouflage after being chased by a couple of dogs in Thurso, Scotland. This started Woody and the team thinking about all the unusual ways in which people, or in this case animals, use wheelie bins. So we made a list and here is a selection of o...

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  • This Wheel's On Fire

    By Gary 11 October 2013

    Wheelie Bins on Fire!As Bob Dylan once penned; “This wheel’s on fire, rolling down the road”. Ok, so he might not have been referring to the fiery destruction of plastic wheelie bins but the quote seems pertinent nonetheless. In the last 24 hours the Merseyside Fire and Rescue Service have attended 9 fires in which wheelie bins had been set alight. All the incidents are suspected arson and are just a few of the many wh...

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