Thieves steal copper taps from wall

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FOUR copper taps were cut from walls outside homes in Wickhay, Basildon.

The taps were sheared from the walls by thieves in the latest incident of metal theft to hit the borough.

The homes were all targeted at around 3am on Wednesday November 28 and now police are warning homeowners to be vigilant.

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2:02pm Fri 30 Nov 12

Ironman says...

Like most homeowners, I'm always vigilant at 3am in the morning.

What a half-witted comment to make.
Like most homeowners, I'm always vigilant at 3am in the morning. What a half-witted comment to make. Ironman
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2:55pm Fri 30 Nov 12

Alekhine says...

Watch out for flooding in the Wickhay area.
Watch out for flooding in the Wickhay area. Alekhine
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4:38pm Fri 30 Nov 12

Rollocks says...

D'oh taps are made of brass!
D'oh taps are made of brass! Rollocks
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2:53am Sun 2 Dec 12

Olivia2847 says...

Rollocks wrote:
D'oh taps are made of brass!
Hence the expression 'I couldn't give a brass tap'?.......
[quote][p][bold]Rollocks[/bold] wrote: D'oh taps are made of brass![/p][/quote]Hence the expression 'I couldn't give a brass tap'?....... Olivia2847
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