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 Post subject: Re: The Bin Thread
PostPosted: Wed Nov 11, 2020 16:47 
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Smart thinking. Otherwise how would you know what the etiquette was for someone not returning your book?


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 Post subject: Re: The Bin Thread
PostPosted: Thu Nov 12, 2020 11:08 
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Dirty money, no doubt.


When there's no TP left, what's a guy to do?

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 Post subject: Re: The Bin Thread
PostPosted: Thu Nov 12, 2020 11:10 
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(I also feel a bit bad if it does come across like flexing... But I am genuinely really happy for this place)

It didn't but anyway there's nothing wrong with a bit of flexing. Chuffed for you, place looks amazing. We need more pics.


I can do more pics, sure. Maybe I'll make a new thread, no one likes rubbish in the wrong bin (thread) after all.

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 Post subject: Re: The Bin Thread
PostPosted: Thu Nov 12, 2020 11:37 
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Sir Taxalot wrote:
markg wrote:
Sir Taxalot wrote:
(I also feel a bit bad if it does come across like flexing... But I am genuinely really happy for this place)

It didn't but anyway there's nothing wrong with a bit of flexing. Chuffed for you, place looks amazing. We need more pics.


I can do more pics, sure. Maybe I'll make a new thread, no one likes rubbish in the wrong bin (thread) after all.

Yes please! I like nosing through house pics.

Especially if you have a nice kitchen :D

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 Post subject: Re: The Bin Thread
PostPosted: Sat Jan 02, 2021 14:31 
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I've got what has quickly become, the biggest bin day of the year on Monday.

All the Christmas recycling will go along with the normal rubbish and I can claim my garage back. I can't wait and I just wanted to share this knowing that a lot of you will join me in my euphoric feeling.


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 Post subject: Re: The Bin Thread
PostPosted: Sat Jan 02, 2021 14:43 
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I’ve been to the tip 3 times over Christmas. 90% of it was cardboard. Looking forward to Christmas tree collection day, that’s the next big one for me.

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 Post subject: Re: The Bin Thread
PostPosted: Sun Jan 03, 2021 12:28 
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I was luck our cardboard collection was last Thursday. All gone now.

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 Post subject: Re: The Bin Thread
PostPosted: Sun Jan 03, 2021 13:15 
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I made two trips to the tip on Christmas Eve to dispose of all of our cardboard and paper after we (and by we I mean Jem) had unboxed and wrapped all the pressies.

Made things much less cluttered, and now that the tree has come down and gone back up in the loft all is well in the world again.

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 Post subject: Re: The Bin Thread
PostPosted: Sun Jan 03, 2021 13:19 
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I have just climbed into the recycling bin and squashed it all down as we have another week until collection.

And people say white folks have no culture.


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 Post subject: Re: The Bin Thread
PostPosted: Sun Jan 03, 2021 13:24 
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Paper bin is a struggle at the best of times, bottle bin is always fine after they took away the crate things and changed them for massive black wheelie bins because this town is full of fucking alkies.


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 Post subject: Re: The Bin Thread
PostPosted: Sun Jan 03, 2021 14:13 
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The bottle collection just before Christmas was the highest our bottle bin has ever been. Very nearly full.

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 Post subject: Re: The Bin Thread
PostPosted: Sun Jan 03, 2021 14:14 
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Thursday is a long way away. Got three recycling bins full. Might order a fourth as it is subsidised to take up the excess.

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 Post subject: Re: The Bin Thread
PostPosted: Sun Jan 03, 2021 14:18 
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Even my green bin is maxed out this time. Took a load of dead flowers up in the garden and now the guinea pigs have a two level palace there’s loads more bedding waste.

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 Post subject: Re: The Bin Thread
PostPosted: Sun Jan 03, 2021 15:14 
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We never fill the ordinary bin - half full when it was taken this week. Normally fill the recycling, but not this time, so I collected some of the abundant free-range recycling this morning to make it up.

Living a very different life.


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 Post subject: Re: The Bin Thread
PostPosted: Mon Jan 04, 2021 5:28 
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I had to make just one single trip to the tip, but my car was absolutely chockas. The charmingly grumpy bloke by the cardboard-disposal skip mentioned that they could barely empty the skips fast enough, such was the amount of waste being brought in.

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 Post subject: Re: The Bin Thread
PostPosted: Mon Jan 04, 2021 9:34 
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Ah, I hear the sweet tinkle of wheelie bins piercing the crisp morning air. I wonder at their colour, that I might add to their ranks with mine own full-to-bursting receptacle. Hope blossoms within me that it may be the turn of the verdant green landfill bin this time, tempered by the knowledge that I must wait until I have observed the neighbour's bin selection to know for sure.


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 Post subject: Re: The Bin Thread
PostPosted: Mon Jan 04, 2021 10:05 
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Ah, I hear the sweet tinkle of wheelie bins piercing the crisp morning air. I wonder at their colour, that I might add to their ranks with mine own full-to-bursting receptacle. Hope blossoms within me that it may be the turn of the verdant green landfill bin this time, tempered by the knowledge that I must wait until I have observed the neighbour's bin selection to know for sure.

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 Post subject: Re: The Bin Thread
PostPosted: Mon Jan 04, 2021 10:08 
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>:( Well some arsehole(s) last night has took my bin and emptied the rubbish down our alley. Luckily the rubbish was bagged and neighbours said they head room in theirs for our stuff. A call to the council next >:(

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 Post subject: Re: The Bin Thread
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Relatedly, the tyre has come off my green bin but the wheel remains intact so I'll have a go at violently kicking it back on tomorrow. Those happened at the same time as a completely unrelated me, running into the bins with the van incident.

Oh, I never did get around to the violent tyre kicking but after 2 weeks of solid procrastination a New Bin appeared without having had to ask or anything!


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 Post subject: Re: The Bin Thread
PostPosted: Mon Jan 04, 2021 10:41 
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krazywookie wrote:
krazywookie wrote:
Relatedly, the tyre has come off my green bin but the wheel remains intact so I'll have a go at violently kicking it back on tomorrow. Those happened at the same time as a completely unrelated me, running into the bins with the van incident.

Oh, I never did get around to the violent tyre kicking but after 2 weeks of solid procrastination a New Bin appeared without having had to ask or anything!

The Bin Fairy! It's a miracle!


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 Post subject: Re: The Bin Thread
PostPosted: Mon Jan 04, 2021 10:47 
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This thread always delivers... Heartbreak, intrigue, success. It's got it all!

My rubbish is out on my drive with the recycling all nicely boxed up in a huge cardboard box. I'm too good to those council workers, I really am.


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 Post subject: Re: The Bin Thread
PostPosted: Mon Jan 04, 2021 11:08 
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>:( Well some arsehole(s) last night has took my bin and emptied the rubbish down our alley. Luckily the rubbish was bagged and neighbours said they head room in theirs for our stuff. A call to the council next >:(

Might be worth a look around. Although there's a strong possibility that it's just been taken to the front and burnt. Seems pretty common, like there's a gang of really low rent joyriders operating in the area.


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 Post subject: Re: The Bin Thread
PostPosted: Mon Jan 04, 2021 11:19 
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Had a good look about but saw nothing.

Ah well BRAND NEW BIN in 5 days.

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 Post subject: Re: The Bin Thread
PostPosted: Mon Jan 04, 2021 11:25 
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Zardoz wrote:
Had a good look about but saw nothing.

Ah well BRAND NEW BIN in 5 days.

Pics!!!


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 Post subject: Re: The Bin Thread
PostPosted: Mon Jan 04, 2021 12:20 
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No. 8's wheelie bin has gone missing. Strong suspicion it floated away in the flood and is in the bottom of the river, but we won't find out until late spring.


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 Post subject: Re: The Bin Thread
PostPosted: Mon Jan 04, 2021 14:04 
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Wowsers!!! My new bin is here already!

Clean as a whistle :luv:


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My 2021 has peaked so early.

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 Post subject: Re: The Bin Thread
PostPosted: Mon Jan 04, 2021 14:07 
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Zardoz wrote:
My 2021 has peaked so early.

:DD

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 Post subject: Re: The Bin Thread
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What's with the weird bin vortex at the bottom there?

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 Post subject: Re: The Bin Thread
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They've always bin there.

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 Post subject: Re: The Bin Thread
PostPosted: Mon Jan 04, 2021 15:59 
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What's with the weird bin vortex at the bottom there?

By deflecting to the sides it stops any Farage leaking out the bag bouncing straight back up and into your mouth.


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PostPosted: Mon Jan 04, 2021 18:41 
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What's with the weird bin vortex at the bottom there?

By deflecting to the sides it stops any Farage leaking out the bag bouncing straight back up and into your mouth.


So you're saying that new bins come equipped with a KIPper Baffle? Man I need to "lose" ours too.

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 Post subject: Re: The Bin Thread
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Yours will come with a Kipper Toye.

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 Post subject: Re: The Bin Thread
PostPosted: Mon Jan 04, 2021 19:22 
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GazChap wrote:
What's with the weird bin vortex at the bottom there?

Bin nipple, innit. Bipple.

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 Post subject: Re: The Bin Thread
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They've collected my bin but not my recycling.

This is turning into the worst day ever!


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 Post subject: Re: The Bin Thread
PostPosted: Tue Jan 05, 2021 1:08 
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>:( Well some arsehole(s) last night has took my bin



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a New Bin appeared



I'm not saying Wookie did it. But.....

*suspicious*

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PostPosted: Wed Jan 06, 2021 14:55 
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The bin men took a bag I left out, that wasn't in a bin. 2021 is looking up!


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