So fresh from a few pints in the Excelsior on Friday evening as the planned cricket final we were going to was cancelled with weather being so shite as usual it was Saturday and that was party day for the girls (mainly Elizabeth.) Due to health and safety olbigations (I was the Unison health and […]Read More Birthday madness.
It was Wednesday 3rd January 2001 when I went to the municipal office to start my new job in Benefits. I managed to get into benefits football after work on the Thursday. Only 10 minutes had gone when I trod on the ball and that was the ankle ligaments gone, the first of numerous benefits […]Read More My life in the council
So its the eve of me leaving the council. Got a visit of the big boss today who said farewell. I will be doing a full council blog on Saturday going through the 8 years 8 months I have been there. Had the bonus this afternoon of no systems from 3.00 pm to 4.45 pm. […]Read More Benefits Chippendales.
So its three days and counting working for Liverpool City Council and the final countdown has begun. Looking forward to the new start and also a few weeks off before the slog and not to mention a little weekend away in Ibiza. Its the small matter of my daughters birthdays over the next few days. […]Read More The final countdown
5:49 pm and the moment I am proud to be English. No nothing to do with the ashes. I was just browsing my sunday papers and looking at the stories about Jordan and Kerry Katona. Still have not decided which side I am on Peter or Katie ? I am also gonna have to think […]Read More 5:49 pm Sunday, England rejoyces for X-factor , Jordan and Katona
Well lunch on the 3rd day and unless Australia make history at the oval and chase the target set then the Ashes are coming home. England V Australia is one of my 4 sporting gems. The other three are anything to do with Liverpool FC, the Ryder cup in golf. Who doesnt like sticking it […]Read More Why do women get excited over kitchens ?
So a near 10 hour day in work on Wednesday to get me in practice for when I go freelance. Was meeting in Lloyds bar before I went to see brick up the mersey tunnels @ The Royal Court. I decided that a trip to the new Lobster Pot chippy was in order to soak […]Read More Brick up the mersey tunnels
Just 8 days left working for Liverpool City Council. Another day in work but with the added bonus of the systems going down for 90 mins which is always a result. The systems went down at 12 and we were asked if we would take out dinner early to coincide with the down time. I […]Read More First council goodbye
Hope you all had a good weekend. The usual weekend for me, filled with beer, sport on TV and some gaming. Saturday afternoon was spent putting a flatpack computer desk together and then re-arranging our dining room. As ever I had trouble putting the flatpack together and not the mention the mess from the polystyrene […]Read More More work breaking news.