Les Will Do Anything to Win

Do Whatever it Takes!Get the job done Les

Word has come in today from a mustache growing farm in The Lake District that our leader Les Richards has checked in for the last two days of November in a desperate attempt to win this years Bootle Containers Movember Competition.

Tomorrow (29th November) the winner will be announced and the whole of Bootle will hold it’s breath.

Reports are sketchy (nearly as sketchy as the secret snappers picture) but Les has reportedly told the manager of the Muscle Mustache Spa he has booked into to ‘do whatever it takes to me‘, so as he wins this years prize and doesn’t have to pay out a reward to another winner.

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The Names Bond, Stephen Bond

Movember Update at Bootle ContainersMy name is Bond, Stephen Bond. Hey, don't judge me!

With the end of Movember nearly here our almighty leader Les Richards has been shoved off #1 position by one of our Rockstar Workshop Supervisors, none other than Stephen ‘the names’ Bond!

Have a look at what Stephen has done here and you can’t fail to agree that he’s got the job done, sure it’s orange but below we go into the reason for this and why ultimately he is now odds on favourite to win the Bootle Containers Movember 2013 competition.


We asked Stephen (Bondy to his mates) how Continue Reading →

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New Pair of Hands on Deck at Bootle Containers

New Member of Staff at Bootle ContainersJackie Hall Bootle Containers

Bootle Containers are happy to present the newest member of our team Jackie Hall. Jackie has just joined us from her busy life in the accounting sector where she made her mark for the last twelve years. Accounting may be glamorous but Jackie felt that a new challenge was on the horizon and that Bootle Containers was an opportunity to rise to fame and fortune.

Well not quite. But working with Bootle Containers is pretty exciting stuff as Jackie is about to find out. Jackie already had brief dealings with our company when working in her previous job and with our dedication and wit we Continue Reading →

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Movember 2013 update

Bootle Containers Movember UpdateMovember 2013 Les Ricards

It’s the 19th of ‘Movember and the halfway leader is our very own Mr. Les Richards.

Yes Les is the boss and yes, if he tells us to shave ours off so he is leading we will, but why not have a look at what Les has done below to grow such a delicious mustache.


  1. 6am. Wake up and apply oil of olay for 20 minutes. (note – Les will lovingly massage it in for best effect)
  2. 7.30am – 9.30am. It’s time for heat and Les will use the portable hairdryer on full blast direct onto the mustache.
  3. 12.30pm. Just after lunch it’s time for the 2nd application of oil of olay (no this is not an advert!)
  4. 3pm. Normally after Continue Reading →
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