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wheelie

a manoeuvre on a bicycle or motorbike in which the front wheel is raised off the ground
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IF David Jeffries can find nothing better to do than smoke 20 roll-ups a day, worry about James Benton's wheelie bins and pick flies out of the way people choose to live, he must live a very morbid life.
I'VE BIN THROUGH HELL But now Wheelies is settling into his new home
And Rab Stewart can't believe someone was cruel enough to tie his new pal inside a plastic bag and chuck him in a wheelie bin like a piece of rubbish.
Because of the way in which our front drive is configured, it's now a real big deal to manoeuvre the wheelies across to the front of our property and then back again after collection.
THE good residents of Harborne (and some other suburbs of Birmingham) have had wheelie bins foisted on them recently for a so-called pilot study.
Just drive down any road to see how wheelies have quite literally changed the face of Britain.
YOU have to admit wheelie bins are making our world look a mess.
Certainly some authorities have moved to bi-weekly collections and regard wheelies as a vital part of their strategy.
However, ever since our wheelie bins turned up (a grey lidded one for household rubbish and a blue-lidded one for recycling materials, papers, glass, cans, etc) a few weeks ago, I have never seen so much fly-tipped rubbish in Harborne ever.
But before I finally decide I would need figures and operational costings plus replacement costings to operate a wheelie system, though I think they will be much higher particularly due to lost bins.