Monthly Archive: August 2014

Psssst….Met….How Happy Are You?

Psssst….Met….How Happy Are You?

In a week which saw the Daily Fail pronounce that morale in the Police Service has never been so low, I thought I’d take a look. The somewhat smaller print reveals that we are...

OK Dave, You’ve Really Pissed Me Off Now

OK Dave, You’ve Really Pissed Me Off Now

So there I was, sat in Angry Towers, eating my muesli, sipping on a glass of Goji Berry juice, enjoying a nice quiet breakfast,  when my day was ruined by the appearance of Call...

I Told You The Coalition Government Cared About Us But You Wouldn’t Believe Me

I Told You The Coalition Government Cared About Us But You Wouldn’t Believe Me

I have posted several blogs about cuts to the Police, cuts to the NHS, Probation & Prison Services, Armed Forces etc etc. This coalition government that we seem to have won in some kind...

‘Independent’ child abuse inquiries: A question of trust?

‘Independent’ child abuse inquiries: A question of trust?

A Guest Blog by Chris Hobbs The issue in relation to possible, systematic child abuse by establishment figures, has, over the last forty years, been like a bad penny which has appeared time and...

The Shrinking Police Service Is a Bit Closer To Home Now

The Shrinking Police Service Is a Bit Closer To Home Now

BBC News – West Mercia Police cuts the number of stations with public counters.   Front counters will close at 21 police stations and opening hours cut at another six, West Mercia Police has...

They’re Changing The Guard At Buckingham Palace

They’re Changing The Guard At Buckingham Palace

And this has naff all to do with Christopher Robin and Alice. The senior management the Ever-So-Slightly-Unhinged Branch at New Scotland Yard have got together and finally managed to make a decision. This decision...

Without brave whistleblowers, Ali Dizaei would be running the Met police

Without brave whistleblowers, Ali Dizaei would be running the Met police

I almost never have any time for Richard Littlejohn, so this is probably a first for me, and maybe for you.This is an old article from the Daily Fail dating back to December 2012,...