And yet many of these waste of space public sector workers will be out all night rescuing people and protecting property. Bunch of shagbags.
The shagbags are what passes for management in much of the public sector - this is certainly true of DCC. The guys who clean the streets are not even provided with safety gloves that are adequate to protect them against syringes, know of a case where one of the binmen gave some extra assistance to an elderly person, elderly person wrote to DCC management praising binman, binman disciplined for working outside the rules - you could not make it up.
So why can't we come up with a drain cover that blocks leaves but allows water to pass? The drain covers I'm used to seeing have 5 big wide slots in them. Would a finer mesh not work better, providing we keep the top clear of leaves ..
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