Mansfield tradie’s New Year’s resolution

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NEW YEAR, NEW YOU: Mansfield’s favourite tradie, Carl Briggs, talks about the changes he plans to make in 2020. He is pictured here wearing the personalised safety hat his mother got him for Christmas this year.

THERE is no denying that 2019 was a tough year for Mansfield labourer, Carl Briggs.

Not only did he bemoan the lack of Bunnings coming to town – complaining that the service at Yenckens was too good for him to milk his hardware time – but his proposed television series Tradie Wants a Wife failed to find a backer.

Heading into 2020 Carl has found himself single, living at home with his parents while trying to scrape together enough cash to put a set of extra wide mud tyres on his ute.


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