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Discussion in 'Advertising Offline/Online & Canvassing' started by rcproperty, Oct 5, 2012.

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  1. rcproperty

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    well thats all the paperwork done, price sorted and just about to submit it to them.
    if i get it it will be a nice 2 year contract! keep me busy for a bit!
    wont have to long to wait as the contract starts on the 1st November!
     
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  2. mark m

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    Good luck , hard to get offered council work how did you manage that ?
     
  3. rcproperty

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    cheers.
    spoke to a friend thats high up in the council and asked if i can go for it, he passed on my details and got in contact with me, got through first round and now there is only 3 of us for it
     
  4. mark m

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    Nice ,they always it ant what you know it is who you know :D
     
  5. rcproperty

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    thats true! if i get it tho, i wil have to have someone else work and get another van! so lot of work to do in a short time if they say yes to me! :wacko:
     
  6. rcproperty

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    plus it will open doors up to other local councils around here and other work too!
     
  7. Smurf

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    My council have their own wfp vans etc so no chance of anyone getting any work off them.
     
  8. rcproperty

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    really? thats a first, a council spending money on something that could save them money! lol
     
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    Yep the have there own guy's now doing most jobs that they used to sub out. Even got guttervacs too after one of the H&S chaps talked to me while I was working a private job.

    I've been on their approved contrator list for years and never got any work from them. Now I know why :D
     
  10. rcproperty

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    shame really, but can see why they do it, never know other ones might go down that route too!
     
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