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Andy Downes  says:

Bird box disguised as a speed camera

A pensioner in Somerset has become so fed up with speeding road users breaking the 30mph limit through his village that he built a bird box in the shape of a speed camera and put it up outside his house. Ian Magee lives in Willerton, Somerset and spent a week building a wooden bird box as an exact replica of a...

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Histy

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Histy says:

Birds

This is ace, I'm sure he will attract may birds. I'm thinking of making on that looks like a pair of boobs, see if that works to.

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T1G3R

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T1G3R says:

@Histy ... Great tits? ;)

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COZ69

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COZ69 says:

boobs

bet if you made it look like a pair of boobs you would have to take it down staight away because of all the PC dicks!

A week to make but would only take seconds to destroy,i wonder how long it will be there for now people know its wood?

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teamwindsor

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teamwindsor says:

pensioner

Its like he has nothing better with a week of his life...

...mind you I didn't realise these days you needed planning permission for bird boxes, whether they look like cameras or not.

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snev

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snev says:

this story must be about 2 years old by now, wonder if its still there ?

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MarcusMarsh

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MarcusMarsh says:

Bird box

Tell you what guys; better a bird box diguised as a camera than a camera disguised as a bird box.  Wouldn't surprise me if the 'safety camera' partnership have thought about that already LOL.

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snev

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snev says:

MarcusMarsh

well they......... allready have money grabbing arseholes with nothing better to do than hide in the best places so as to fine as many otherwise law-abiding people as much of their dwindeling incomes as they can........Disguised as safety camera vans!

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happylemon666

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clutter

I like the 'should be taken down as it is providing unnecessary clutter to the area'  remark.  Think I'll start campaining to get them removed from outside my house on the same grounds.

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CobbZ

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CobbZ says:

Councils

You just can't fucking win with them can ya?

 

Absolute cunts. The lot of 'em.

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Gizmo1967

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Gizmo1967 says:

No such place

The correct spelling of the place is Williton, the location is on the A358 Tower Hill, which is just prior to the junction of the A358 & A39. And the silly old bugger needs to be prosecuted.

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