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SDAC – Queen’s Award

On Friday last week I was lucky enough to be invited along to the formal awarding of the Queen’s Award to Surrey Drug and Alcohol Care – which was held in Woking, and attended by assorted Lord Lieutenants, Mayors, MPs, … Continue reading

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Concentration? I Remember That!

I blinked and a couple of days became a couple of weeks – not good when you’re trying to knuckle down to a writing schedule, apply for jobs and do the housework all at the same time. Of course, from … Continue reading

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Keeping Busy

Its been a fairly fraught week with sad news from t’other half’s side of the family as her uncle died in the early hours of sunday morning. He’d been in hospital on palliative care following a major heart attack the … Continue reading

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Self Employment

So… that’s the paperwork off, and a long day spent at the HMRC on a couple of seminars… and didn’t I start doing this last year? So what’s different this time? I’ve just registered as self-employed for the purposes of … Continue reading

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Volunteering – signing up

So, at the urging of my local job centre I’ve just been down the local shopping centre to find the local volunteer centre – based out of one of the shop units opposite the Matalan. Stepping inside is an experience, … Continue reading

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Volunteering

Another week, another trip to the job centre – I’m now moved upstairs in the category of “long term unemployed, and we’re not sure why” – which equates to slightly more push being given to try and work out why … Continue reading

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