THE tent's gathering dust
in the shed and the mud on those wellies is finally dry.
Sure, you have a few old Rembrandts, Turners and Constables gathering dust
and tiaras, necklaces and a few old jewels you haven't worn for a while; they would fetch a few bob for you.
BROWSING in a music store the other day, I spotted a DVD that had remained on sale for quite some time just gathering dust
Over the last few months dozens of abandoned bikes have been gathering dust
at police stations in Consett, Stanley, Chester-le-Street and Durham.
Today, artists ranging from Nick Cave to Damon Albarn pour praise upon her spellbinding perform- ances, now rescued from old reel-to-reel tape gathering dust
since 1962 in a forgotten archive.
Gangs, chronic homelessness, business tax reform, police abuses -- all of those subjects and more have at least one report gathering dust
on some City Hall basement shelf.
Around 1,000 maths text books were gathering dust
at Eston Park School, Eston.
Nigel Snell,head of external affairs at Liverpool Victoria, said:``It's staggering that as much as pounds 300 million in pound coins is effectively out of circulation,much of it gathering dust
in jam jars rather than invested and earning a decent return.
I for one think more money should be spent on kidney machines and youth clubs rather than on Old Masters that are gathering dust
on some duke's country estate.
MORE than 90 million mobile phone handsets are thought to be gathering dust
in UK households.
The stash of cash is gathering dust
in a bank account TWELVE years after it was gifted to the people of Glasgow's Priesthill.
Most of eBay's 114-million registered users are buyers, not sellers, offering a huge international market for unused items gathering dust
in closets, jewelry boxes, and attics.
And 55 per cent of us are still hoarding our old cassette tapes, even though they are just gathering dust
Sue Shirley, of Warwickshire Museums, said: "With most of us changing our mobile phones every couple of years, you can end up with old handsets tucked away at home gathering dust
which can be put to good use.
The magazine was part of Bob's collection which, since his death in 2003, has been gathering dust
in the basement of his favourite Birmingham shop Nostalgia and Comics.