The future"s bright thanks to orange: Pensioner sells collection of fruit wrappers to fund holiday for his wife

The future's bright thanks to orange: Pensioner sells collection of fruit wrappers to fund holiday with his wife Eric Bradshaw, 83, owns albums containing nearly 3,000 wrappers The collection was started by his grandfather during the 1920sHe now hopes to sell the lot to pay for a cruise for his wife By Sam Adams PUBLISHED: 17:46 GMT, 21 February 2013 | UPDATED: 07:55 GMT, 22 February 2013 Most people simply throw away food wrapping without a second thought. But pensioner Eric Bradshaw, 83, is hoping to sweeten his retirement by cashing in on what is believed to be the world's biggest collection of fruit wrappers.

Recycling? Women have got it all sorted as it is revealed wives force their husbands to follow the rules

Recycling Women have got it all sorted (and it's wives who force their men to follow the rules) 80 per cent of couples throw away rubbish in environmentally friendly wayBut only 58 per cent of single men bother to recycle | UPDATED: 01:46 GMT, 31 December 2012 When it comes to recycling, women are definitely the greener sex. A survey found that almost 70 per cent of women who live alone dispose of refuse in an environmentally-friendly way compared with 58 per cent of single men.