Monthly Archive: March 2014

Listen Vairy Carefully…….I Wheel Say Thees Only Wernce

Listen Vairy Carefully…….I Wheel Say Thees Only Wernce

There have been those recently on Twatter who have challenged me, questioning my attitudes towards corruption and wrongdoing, particularly within the Police Service. Those of you who have read my blogs recently should be...

And the Melton Mowbray For 2014 Is Awarded To……The Met

And the Melton Mowbray For 2014 Is Awarded To……The Met

I don’t have many proud days in my life, but 3rd July 1972 was one of them, I joined the Met.  16 weeks later I passed out of Henditz Training School and that was...

The Truth, The Whole Truth And Nothing Like The Truth

The Truth, The Whole Truth And Nothing Like The Truth

Last month I wrote a blog about the cost to the public purse of the disciplinary investigation into PC James Patrick. If you haven’t already read it, you can read it here. The result...

A Rather Unprofessional Professional Standards

A Rather Unprofessional Professional Standards

Gobsmacked, disbelieving, dismayed, betrayed, saddened, incredulous. These are all feelings that I have felt over the past few weeks I’m not going to identify the cases, you’ll either know them or you won’t, so...

Call Me Dave’s Five Best Promises

Call Me Dave’s Five Best Promises

Can we get by with only 5? was my biggest concern. In 2011, in a speech to NHS staff in London, the Prime Minister admitted there were areas of the reforms that needed to...

Pssst.  Want to know something?

Pssst. Want to know something?

Earlier on I told you about Rodney’s nice little earner, Sunbury Cadet Centre. I have been known to relish the odd Conspiracy Theory, so I had a little look at Linden Homes. Current directors...

A Nice Little Earner Rodney

A Nice Little Earner Rodney

It was brought to my attention recently that the Met has sold Sunbury Cadet (in Sunbury, obviously) as part of it’s austerity measures.  That left me feeling a little bit sad, not because the...