England Slides Into National Insanity
A father-of-four has been left with a criminal record for overfilling his wheelie bin by four inches.
Gareth Corkhill, 26, of Whitehaven, Cumbria, received a £110 fixed penalty notice after Copeland Council staff photographed his raised bin lid.
When he refused to pay he was taken to court where magistrates added a further £115 to the fixed penalty.
Dig it: They pick up trash every two weeks.
Every two weeks!
Hey, England: Let me tell you how it’s done in the First World.
We have daily and every-other-day collections in NYC (it depends on borough).
England: Land of No Men.