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Offer: Bags for rubbish (Garstang PR3) - About twelve big, strong, empty plastic bags (just like those in the photo: they used to containg potting compost or bark). Could be very useful for bagging-up garden rubbish or other stuff for the tip. Please note that we are in Garstang. (But we might be able to drop these in to a Lancaster address, if wanted. Be sure to let us know the area of Lancaster, if you ask for this.) Please leave a contact phone number.
Offer: Cafetiere "frame", "plunger" & cosy (Garstang PR3) - For use as spare parts for a glass cafetiere: the brown plastic "frame" which holds the glass part. Plus the "plunger", complete with the requisite three metal "sieve circles". (No glass here - it got broken!) Also a green padded cafetiere "cosy", with Velcro fastening. All clean and in a good serviceable condition. (Taker takes the lot, please.) Please note that we live in Garstang but we might be able to drop this in to a Lancaster address. Please be sure to leave a contact phone number.
Offer: Pedicure tool (Garstang PR3) Gifted - Battery-operated pedicure tool, with five different heads. In a good, clean condition; scarcely ever used. (This item is in working order, but you will need to provide your own batteries: 2 x AA). There are no instructions included, but it's easy to use. Taker collects - please note that we are in Garstang. (However we might be able to drop this in to a Lancaster address.) Please be sure to leave a contact phone number.
Offer: Pedicure tool (Garstang PR3) Gifted - Battery-operated pedicure tool, with five different heads. In a clean condition; scarcely ever used. (This item is in working order, but you will need to provide your own batteries (2 x AA). There are no instructions but it is easy to use. Taker collects - we are in Garstang. (However we might be able to drop this in to a Lancaster address.) Please be sure to leave a contact phone number.
Offer: Two small Ikea lamps (Garstang PR3) Gifted - Two small Ikea white plastic table lamps. (About 11.5 inches high.) Both are in working order, though one has a hole in the lampshade.(see photo.) To be taken as a pair, please. From a clean home with no children, smokers or pets. Please note that we are in Garstang. Taker collects, though we might be able to drop these in to a Lancaster address. If you are interested, please be sure to give a contact phone number.
Offer: McKenzie back "cushion" (Garstang PR3) Gifted - Black "firm lumbar support back-cushion" (D shape, with a flat back) made by McKenzie. This is a very firm cushion, for attaching to a chair or car seat, to give extra back support. Maximum dimensions are 16" long x 6" wide (at back). The strap is adjustable & the cushion cover zips off for washing. In a good, clean condition, from a home with no smokers, children, or pets. Taker collects. (Please note that we are in Garstang.)
Offer: Small white Ikea lamp (Garstang PR3) Gifted - Small white plastic IKEA lamp. The top of the "shade" is broken and (frankly) the rest of the shade is brittle plastic, but the lamp itself still works perfectly, even with the shade in place. This might be a useful item to someone for "up-cycling" because the "base" is completely fine. (Base appears to be a different kind of plastic from the shade.) Takes a slim-fit screw type bulb (see attached photo of the kind of bulb fitting) but please note that the bulb is NOT included in this Freegle offer. Please note that we are in Garstang. (But we might be able to deliver if you live in Lancaster. If you'd like this delivered, state your specific location.) Please leave be sure to leave a contact phone number.
Offer: Three extension leads (Garstang PR3) Gifted - Three white extension leads. All in working order. Approximate lengths are: 19 feet (5.8 metres), 20 feet (6 metres) and 22 feet (6.7 metres). We'd prefer to give away all three leads as one "lot" but can split. Please note that we are in Garstang. However we might be able to drop these into a Lancaster or Morecambe address. (Make it clear if you are requesting a "drop-in" - and state the local area where you live.) If asking for these, please leave a contact phone number.
Offer: Four outdoor seat cushions (Garstang PR3) Gifted - Four cushions for garden chairs. Blue striped washable cotton covers. Taker collects but we might be able to drop them into you in Lancaster or Morecambe. Please leave a contact phone number.
Offer: Assorted garden items (Garstang PR3) Gifted - Box of assorted items, which we'd like to give away as one "lot". This box includes: an old but serviceable saw (handy for pruning), an old pair of gardening gloves (could be useful for a "mucky job") , two "roses" (for watering cans), a blue plastic dust-pan with several odd brushes, a green pair of garden "kneelers" with velcro fastenings (these kneelers are in a decent condition) and an unopened packet of three large sponges. Taker collects, but we might be able to drop these into you in Lancaster or Morecambe. Please leave a contact phone number.
Offer: Lumix Panasonic charger (Garstang PR3) Gifted - Battery charger for Panasonic Lumix digital camera. The number on the charger is: DE-A45 - see photo. (Our Lumix camera ceased to work, but we think this charger is still OK.) Please note that we are in Garstang. Taker collects, but we might be able to drop this in to someone living in Lancaster/Morecambe. (It would fit through a letterbox.) Please leave a contact phone number.
Offer: Garden bits & pieces (Garstang PR3) Gifted - An assortment of useful garden items - see attached photos. These include a saw (old, but still serviceable), a packet of 3 x car-wash sponges (new), an old pair of garden gloves, several old hand-brushes, a dustpan, two roses for watering-cans, and a pair of green "kneelers", with velcro fastenings. Plus 4 x (washable) seat cushions for garden chairs (blue-striped: see photo.) Ideally the taker will take the lot. Please note that we are in Garstang. Please leave a contact phone number.
Offer: Swing-bin (Garstang PR3) Gifted - Tall green plastic swing-bin. For use in kitchen or maybe in garage/shed. Quite old but still serviceable. (In a clean condition: it has been washed.) Taker collects. (Please note that we are in Garstang.) Please leave a contact phone number.
Offer: Shredder - needs attention/repair (Garstang PR3) Gifted - Cross-cut Shredder - "Fellows P400C" - this is probably an earlier model, because we've had it for some years. The shredder switches on OK, but it has a problem with the "feed", which now will only work "backwards". Might suit someone who is handy with electrical gadgets, or who can use it for spares? Taker collects. Please note that we are in Garstang. Please leave a contact phone number. Offer: Three houseplants (Garstang PR3) Gifted - Three house-plants which have been re-potted recently and now need good homes. From left to right in photo, they are a "Flaming Katy" (Kalanchoe) , a "spider plant" (Chlorophytum) and an "Aloe Vera". From a clean and smoke-free home: all these plants are very easy to care for, once you put them in a suitable location in the house. Taker collects. (Take note that we are in Garstang.) Please leave a contact number and make it clear which plant(s) you are asking for. No time-wasters. please.
Offer: Over the door ironing hooks (Garstang PR3) Gifted - Three (Lakeland Ltd) white plastic "over the door" hooks on which you can hang up to ten clothes hangers. Useful when ironing. (All three "hooks" look exactly like the one in the picture.) Taker collects. Please note that we live in Garstang. Please leave a contact phone number.
Offer: Four garden chairs (Garstang PR3) Gifted - Four green plastic garden chairs. (All are the same as in the photo.) In a decent & serviceable condition. They can stack for easy storage. (Could come in handy for seating extra guests at the Christmas table? ) Please note that we are in Garstang. Taker collects. Please leave a contact phone number.
Offer: Retro handerkerchief boxes (Garstang PR3) - Two "retro" men''s handkerchief boxes. Might be useful for someone who is giving hankies as Christmas gifts? (Please note that pick-up is in Garstang.) Taker collects. Please leave a contact phone number.
Offer: Nine cardboard filing boxes (Garstang PR3) - Nine assorted Ikea cardboard filing boxes. (See photo. ) Have been written on and are a bit shabby, but still serviceable and useful for storing paperwork. From a clean home with no children, smokers, or pets, Taker collects. Please leave a contact phone number.
Offer: Wheelchair cushion (Garstang PR3) Gifted - Firm cushion for a wheelchair. Approximate size:16" x 16" x 4". (40cm x 40 cm x10cm.) Has zip-off pvc cover. (Hardboard integral "base" is cracked, but this doesn't affect use. It could be replaced if necessary.) From a clean home with no smokers, children, or pets. Taker collects. Please leave a contact phone number.
Offer: Artist's Portfolio (Garstang PR3) Gifted - Artist's Portfolio. Approximate size when closed: 35" x 25" (89cm x 63cm.). From a clean home with no smokers, children, or pets. Taker collects. (Please note that we are in Garstang.) Please leave a contact phone number.
Offer: Hotter shoes (Garstang PR3) Gifted - Women's Hotter footwear, in size nine with a wide fitting. Three different pairs of black boots, one pair of gold sandals, and three pairs of shoes (one black, one navy and one in burgundy suede). Being offered here on Freegle because the owner now has to wear "raised" footwear. All are wearable and have plenty of life left in them (Just a bit dusty from storage.). It would be good to give away as one "lot". From a clean home with no children, smokers or pets. Taker collects. Please leave a contact phone number.
Offer: Face cream (Garstang PR3) Gifted - Six little sample pots (7g each) of Elizabeth Arden "Prevage" night cream. Have been stored for a while but are unopened. Taker collects. Please leave a contact phone number.
Offer: Surgeprotector 8 socket "gang" (Garstang PR3) Gifted - Electric "surge protector" extension "gang" with eight sockets. (See photo.) Flex is approximately 6' (180 cm) long. The "gang" itself is approx 14" x 6 x 2" (36cm x 15cm x 5cm). In perfect working order as far as we know, but we bought a smaller one, so this one is now surplus to our requirements. Taker collects. Priority will be given to people who leave a contact phone number.
Offer: Blank DVDS & cases (Garstang PR3) Gifted - Nearly-full box of DVD-Rs. (About 35 in total.) Three Sony DVD+RW's. About 40 empty cases for DVDS or CDS. From a clean home with no children, smokers, or pets. Taker collects. Please leave a contact phone number. Offer: Assorted light bulbs (Garstang PR3) Gifted - Assorted light bulbs - see photo. (Please note that this assortment includes a few of the "old style" light bulbs.) We'd prefer these to go as "one lot" but we'd consider requests for less. Taker collects. Please leave a contact phone number.
Offer: Houseld/hardware items (Garstang PR3) Gifted - Some assorted sandpapers, with a small "sanding block". Nine assorted spice jars - clean. One (unopened) bottle of shower-head cleaner. Two packets of self-adhesive "foam-tape-style" draught excluder; one is unopened and one is half used. (Please see photo, which shows all items.) Taker collects. (We'll be delighted if someone wants the lot!) Please leave a contact phone number.
Offer: Warning triangle for car (Garstang PR3) Gifted - Folding "warning triangle " to keep in the car, for using in case of breakdown. In good condition. When not in use, it folds away neatly into the yellow storage case shown in photo. Stands on metal "legs" when in use. (See photo.) Taker collects. No time-wasters, please. Priority will be given to persons who leave a contact phone number.
Offer: Rotary dryer (Garstang PR3) Gifted - Rotary dryer. (Please note that this has no "socket" or spiked pole for insertion into ground. These can be bought.) In a good, clean condition, though is a little stiff when being folded up/down, because it's been stored for months. (Probably needs a little WD40 to loosen the mechanism?) Length when folded down is 58" (148cm). Taker collects; you will need to provide your own transport. Please leave a contact phone number if you are interested. .
Offer: Two tired orchids in pots (Garstang PR3) Gifted - Two orchids, complete with ceramic pots. Each pot/plant is under a foot high. (They need a new home with TLC. We've moved house and can't find the right place for them.) From a clean home, with no smokers, children, or pets. Taker collects. Please leave a contact phone number.