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Offer: BT Freestyle 80 cordless phone - WN8 SKELMERSDALE (Holland Moor WN8) Withdrawn - BT Freestyle 80 cordless phone. I only changed to a phone with caller display the other week. Handset will need a new battery (about £4) but at the moment will only work for a few minutes . Collection from Tanhouse, Skelmersdale
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Offer: Video cassette sticker labels - WN8 SKELMERSDALE (Holland Moor WN8) Withdrawn - Can deliver locally on my bike!
Offer: Save-a-flush toilet cistern bag (1 litre) WN8 SKELMERSDALE (Holland Moor WN8) Withdrawn - Toilet cistern save-a-flush bag. Save one litre of water every time you flush. (The council replaced my toilet with a fixed cistern lid, so I can't access it now to flush with rainwater. Boo hiss.) Can deliver locally on my bike!
Request: One-pint glass jars with lids - WN8 SKELMERSDALE (Holland Moor WN8) Withdrawn - To use for takeaway soup. They will be washed in industrial dishwasher and hopefully keep being re-used instead of the plastic tubs we have at the moment. Preferably not too far from Skelmersdale as I will collect on my bike! Offer: Plastic privet bush spheres - WN8 SKELMERSDALE (Holland Moor WN8) Gifted - I have 2 that are 12" diameter, and one is 8". They are good for putting on top of a container to collect clean rainwater underneath!
Offer: Toaster (black, 2 slices) - WN8 Skelmersdale (Holland Moor WN8) Gifted - Used but working. A friend from a nice home gave it to me, but I don't need it. model = George Home Toaster GPT101B (black)
Offer: 1 litre catering jug - needs repair! WN8 Skelmersdale (Holland Moor WN8) Gifted - Oops. Our one-litre catering jug had a little accident and its lip broke off. Broken bit could be glued on (perfect fit) and pimped up as a vase or something.
Offer: Mirror 18"x28" WN8 Skelmersdale (Holland Moor WN8) Gifted - Mirror 18"x28" - not sure about frame material - could be heavy plastic?
Offer: Empty sweet boxes suitable craft storage WN8 Skelmersdale (Holland Moor WN8) Gifted - 7 inch square, 2.5 inch deep. Clear plastic with lids. 2 oblong boxes.
Offer: Plastic joints 15mm diameter for eg gazebo? - Skelmersdale (Holland Moor WN8) Gifted - Seem to be some missing, but could be used as replacements for split joints?
Request: Smallish electric spice/coffee bean grinder - Skelmersdale (Holland Moor WN8) Received - We have one at work, and I'd like to try one at home to grind buckwheat into flour - my food processor won't do it. Preferably with removable bit so I can wash it. Don't want much do I?!! Just thought I'd ask. x
Request: Kitchen compost caddy - Skelmersdale (Holland Moor WN8) Received - My binmen took mine last week, when I accidentally left it stored inside my recycling wheelie bin. Help!
Offer: Wooden storage cupboard with shelf (Holland Moor WN8) Gifted - Sturdy but shabby. All wood(?) apart from wood + hardboard back. Height 71cm, Width 30cm, Depth 28.5cm. Used to have a door on it, as there are hinges inside. Just thought I'd offer it before scrapping it. Could be done up as a toybox or seat or something.
Offer: Mothercare pushchair bag (Holland Moor WN8) Gifted - Approx 30" long with hole (for handles?) x 15" wide. I couldn't find it in their catalogue to give more details.
Offer: 1" nails for nail gun - WN8 Skelmersdale (Holland Moor WN8) Gifted - I don't know what make or anything, because I found them. Please leave mobile number with reply and say when you could collect.
Offer: Decorative hard plastic bits and bobs - WN8 Skelmersdale (Holland Moor WN8) Gifted - Found them in a flower arrangment. 10p coin for size comparison. Please leave mobile number with reply and say when you could collect.
Offer: Thick plastic shower curtain - WN8 Skelmersdale (Holland Moor WN8) Gifted - Well-used with some rips round the edges I fixed with duct tape. Could be used in an art project or hung up to add colour somewhere? Please say whereabouts you are and when you could collect.
Offer: Rusty tools for cleaning up - WN8 Skelmersdale (Holland Moor WN8) Gifted - Please say whereabouts you live, when you could collect, and leave a mobile number. Thanks.
Offer: Mug holder with 6 hooks - WN8 Skelmersdale (Holland Moor WN8) Gifted - Metal mug holder. Please say whereabouts you live, when you could collect, and leave your mobile phone number.
Offer: Size 40 mens? black work trousers - WN8 Skelmersdale (Holland Moor WN8) Gifted - Found them in a house clearance and washed them. Very good condition. DPD logo could easily be covered up with some black material. Please say whereabouts you are, when you could collect, and leave a mobile phone number, as I've suffered from far too many time wasters!
Offer: Kitchenware: pan and baking trays WN8 Skelmersdale (Holland Moor WN8) Gifted - I've salvaged them and cleaned them up as best I can. Heavy aluminium "Club" saucepan 8.5" diameter. Old baking trays: round one is 12" diameter, oblong one is 7.5" x 11.5". Next stop is the metal skip at the dump! Please say whereabouts you are and when you could collect.
Offer: Mauve light purple lined curtains 47" wide x 53" drop (Holland Moor WN8) Gifted - A few marks on the white lining. Very good condition. Found in a house clearance and washed. 120cm wide x 135cm drop. Please say whereabouts you are, when you could collect, and leave a mobile phone number, as I've suffered from far too many time wasters!
Offer: 2 wooden stools 24" high - WN8 Skelmersdale (Holland Moor WN8) Gifted - Please say whereabouts you are, when you could collect and leave a mobile number. Thanks!
Offer: Metal flower decoration 27" tall - WN8 Skelmersdale (Holland Moor WN8) Gifted - Has a thing at the back so you can hang it on a nail. Please say whereabouts you live, when you could collect, and leave a mobile phone number.
Request: Recycling drinks cartons and yoghurt pots (Holland Moor WN8) Received - I'm looking for someone in Wigan Borough who would let me put drinks cartons and yoghurt pots in their recycling. I live in Skelmersdale, and Lancashire don't collect these in our wheelie bins. Everything is clean, washed and squashed. Somewhere around Abbey Lakes or Orrell would be closest for me, but have bike, will travel! x Offer: Umbrella material - WN8 Skelmersdale (Holland Moor WN8) Gifted - Rescued from bushes and been through the washing machine! I've detached the material and taken the metal bits for recycling. Please say whereabouts you are and when you could collect.
Offer: XXXL shirts - WN8 Skelmersdale (Holland Moor WN8) Gifted - 1 x long-sleeved 6 x short-sleeved A couple have marks on them, but might be OK for gardening or under a jumper!
Offer: Pieces of wood - WN8 Skelmersdale (Holland Moor WN8) Gifted - Only to be used in woodwork - not for burning. Anything you don't want will go to my Dad's woodburner.
Offer: Metal tubes - WN8 Skelmersdale (Holland Moor WN8) Gifted - Metal tubes I've rescued from the bushes and mostly kept in a wheelie bin. Time for a clearout!
Offer: Metal household items - WN8 Skelmersdale (Holland Moor WN8) Gifted - I think the grill is to hang kitchen utensils. Mug hooks. Candle holder. Not in mint condition, but could be put to decorative use??