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But that doesn't stop Mike, who decides to enter the 'Scare Games', to become the best scarer on campus.
Skylark, an airport services firm, had been deployed as bird- scarers till December 31.
30pm Monsters generate their city's power by scaring children, but they are terribly afraid themselves of being contaminated by children, so when one enters Monstropolis, top scarer Sulley finds his world disrupted.
Glen Gatland, prosecuting at Newcastle Crown Court, said: "There was a knock at the door and it was Mr Howes and he asked whether he would turn the scarer off.
Other job opportunities available from Jobcentre Plus this summer include working as a rickshaw operative, juggling teacher, pall bearer or bird scarer.
It has been suggested to me the noise is a bird scarer but, if that is the case, why allow it to continue after dusk when the birds have settled?
Now fed up with cleaning the corrosive droppings off the paintwork of stored vehicles, the company has installed a special bird scarer which replicates the sound of a gull in distress.
Bosses at Land Rover's Solihull plant have been urged to remove a scarer installed to keep a flock of gulls from damaging luxury 4x4s.
The operation was scaled down after it was reported that a local farmer had set off bird scarer rockets in a nearby rape field at the time the shots were heard.
Billy Crystal and John Goodman reprise their roles as the wise-cracking Mike Wazowski and lovable Sulley, with Dame Helen Mirren as the voice of Dean Hardscrabble, the legendary Scarer and Dean of the School of Scaring at Monsters University.
THERE were hoots of laughter when SNP staff mistook a plastic bird scarer for a real owl.