Friday, October 15, 2010


A COUNCIL has employed two people to "snoop" inside bins in a move that residents have branded as "big brother gone mad".

The "recycling promotion officers" are tasked with checking what is being chucked away in South Derbyshire.

The pair lift the lid on bins and have peek inside before jotting down what they see – but are not permitted to open bags or delve in deeper for health and safety reasons.

South Derbyshire District Council is funding the two full-time positions with a £29,311 grant from the Government. It hopes the controversial move will boost the amount of recycling – despite the district already having the highest recycling rates in the county...

(get the fuck out my garbage, you sniveling narcs -fc)