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Farewell Old Fence

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Farewell Old Fence

1 Apr 2016 11:23AM   Views : 616 Unique : 282

We got a lovely new fence last week so we had to dispose of the rotted old one. The council take away some stuff free, then after so many points you have to pay. We got rid of a whole bedroom suite for 20 so I was surprised that they wanted over 100!!!!!!! to take away 7 fence panels and a 7 small top trellises. Well, they will take 3 panels for free but the rest have now been broken up and are at this moment in time are being incinerated in our garden. No wonder people dump stuff. 100!!! I ask you!

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Dave_Henderson Avatar
1 Apr 2016 1:42PM
No point system up here Chris and there's nothing taken away free. Its amazing what appears from nowhere during the dark hours!
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SlowSong Plus
15 11.1k 30 England
1 Apr 2016 2:06PM
Even though we've got a very accommodating council as far as waste goes, our once lovely clean streets and roads are now constantly clogged up with flytipped rubbish. From dirty nappies and household waste, to matresses and sofas. Lazy people.
rambler Avatar
rambler Plus
15 1.1k 17 England
1 Apr 2016 2:27PM
Recycling centres are free.
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SlowSong Plus
15 11.1k 30 England
1 Apr 2016 4:02PM

Quote:Recycling centres are free.
Ah, but garden fences are considered to be Special Waste or something and you have to get permission from the council to take it to the tip. Then you've got to get it there. 7 fences and 7 trellises is a lot of fence. Grin
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