Category Archives: Workplace

H&S, One More Time

I promise, after this one, I won’t mention Health & Safety until next year. It’s just too easy a target. So anyway, at our office we have a large open green area – originally intended as a cricket field, it … Continue reading

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TGIF, or not really…

You know it’s going to be a bad day when: It’s raining so hard that a day out of the office volunteering in a local park is cancelled You’re going camping this weekend. In Wales. Where any rain is magnified, … Continue reading

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Short with Balls

I’ve been meaning to try to blog more regularly now – keeping up once a week. But this weekend has been rather busy, so I’ll just leave you this very short humorous picture.

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The Ups and Downs of Health and Safety

It’s been a quiet few months on the Health and Safety front at my office. Since a not-particularly-memorable memo on the dangers of putting up Christmas decorations, there’s been nothing forthcoming apart from the occasional Trip Hazard sign placed directly … Continue reading

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Commute, revisited

A while ago (ok, a long while ago), I made a post about my commute in to work. I thought it about time that this was updated, largely due to the fact that I’ve left my central Birmingham job and … Continue reading

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Indoor Mountaineering

When I started working at my current place of employment, one of the things I relished was working on the fifth floor of an office block. I’ve always felt that climbing stairs is good for the heart, and having previously … Continue reading

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Charity begins when you step out the door

I recently started a new job, working in the centre of Birmingham. This makes quite a change from my previous place of employment, which was out in the sticks. I commute by train, instead of by bicycle. There’s something to … Continue reading

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