Thursday, August 28, 2014

Chicken sandwich anger

Your Local Guardian: Minor dispute over a packed lunch spins out of control as Britain First stick their oar in

And here are Britain First:

Yep - Last Of The Summer Wine cosplay.

Spotter's Badge: Christina

Fly-tipping anger

Essex Echo: Residents fed up with fly-tipping

Not to worry - the fiends have left a clue on the right there

Spotter's Badge: Barry

Wind farm anger

Eastern Daily Press: Wind farm injunction bars fishermen from working

Blimey, One Direction have let themselves go

Spotter's Badge: Dave, Mandy

Wednesday, August 27, 2014

Shoddy play equipment anger

Cambridge News: Mums convinced £350,000 play equipment not as good as the stuff kids on the other side of the city got

Bloody hell - we got a patch of concrete and were pleased to get that.

Spotter's Badge: James, Andrew

Bus timetable anger

Portsmouth News: People upset by new bus timetable

One of life's great constants - people will always be inconvenienced by new bus timetables

Spotter's Badge: Jonathan

Baden Powell anger

Brentwood Gazette: Potholes "bringing down house prices"

Brentwood Gazette: Immigrants "forcing government to build on green belt"

Good grief.

Spotter's Badge: Barry


Tuesday, August 26, 2014

Japanese knotweed anger

Aldershot News and Mail: Why isn't the council doing something about these weeds?

FAIL: You should have made the kid pose with a box of poison

Mouse in the house anger

Grimsby Telegraph: Why won't the council do anything about the mice in my home?

"Here kids - hold this box of poison for the camera"

One-way street anger

Devizes Gazette and Herald: Shopkeep fed up with drivers ignoring no entry sign

And the winning comment is: "oh and why the aggressive pose in the picture? I certainly won't use his shop in future, just in case he decideds to punch me."

Spotter's Badge: Stephen

Monday, August 25, 2014

Even more potholes anger

Bucks Free Press: B&B owner stops paying his council tax over potholes in roads

Good luck with that, chum

Also, the headline says he is "taking a stand", when he is clearly lying down.

Parking scheme anger

Portsmouth News: Locals upset over council scrapping parking scheme

Moody lighting, makes it look like a zombie invasion.

Spotter's Badge: Jonathan

Crime hot-spot anger

Bolton News: Residents want crime alleyway gated off

Nuke it from orbit, it's the only way to be certain

Spotter's Badge: Karen

Sunday, August 24, 2014

They smashed my bollards anger

Braintree and Witham Times: Home-made concrete barrier destroyed as man fears he'll be killed TO DEATH by speeding drivers

Give yourself a spotter's badge if you think you've seen this chap before. He was in the same paper last year, only with a shoe-string tie instead of the peaked chapeau.

Spotter's Badge: The Count

New pavement anger

Eastern Daily Press: Man objects to council's refurb of "perfectly alright" pavements

Many, many crimes against fashion going on here.

Spotter's Badge: Dave

Unfinished road anger

Lancashire Telegraph: Developers clear off without finishing the job. Seven years ago

Time to roll out the patent "Ooh, unlucky"

Ooh, unlucky.

Spotter.s Badge: Karen