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End of an era

This post turned out to be longer than I thought! I suppose my thoughts just kept on coming. For sixteen years I have worked for the same organisation, and I have loved it. In my job I support people with an intellectual disability. Some of them have what’s described as [read more…]

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Fire Training at Work

Fire training at work is always fun. We get full training in how fires start, how to evacuate, and how to put out small fire. It’s also done in a practical way so we actually get to set off the extinguishers and put out a fire. It can be a [read more…]

Random Thoughts


I got asked the other day at work why I don’t wear my hearing aid as much as I did when I first started. Well, there are two reasons. Firstly most of the people I work with have got used to me now and seem to compensate for my deafness; [read more…]