Fly tipping is the illegal dumping of rubbish on public or private land. It can be old furniture, clothing, building material or bags of everyday items, but whatever it is, it’s filthy and often dangerous. Fly tipping is also against the law, and those responsible can be fined. So when offenders get caught on CCTV, no one has much sympathy – but you just can’t believe how stupid fly tippers can be.
Does anybody really like to clean? Well, maybe the professionals do, after all, they’ve turned it into a business, but for millions of men and women, cleaning is a ghastly chore. But did you know that cleaning can be good for you?
It would seem that superbugs are not just a problem in hospitals but they are also to be found in a very unlikely setting: the London Underground. Seats, hand rails and walls of trains on the network were tested by researchers from the London Metropolitan University who discovered 121 types of bacteria and mould. More alarmingly, the scientists also identified nine of the world’s most dangerous superbugs and labelled the underground a “hotbed of bacteria”.
Let’s be honest, none of us like cleaning the kitchen. The thought of being up to our armpits in scrubbing brushes and bleach, doesn’t fill us with joy and all those adverts of people cleaning their kitchens with a big happy smile? It’s a lie. So here are a few tried and tested methods to keep a clean kitchen and hold onto your sanity at the same time.