Monthly Archives: December 2013

Well What a Christmas That Was – @nicholassm1th

I have to thank my wonderfully lovely and imaginative wife and the kids for a Christmas present that sort of lasts all year and will keep me entertained for ages. Thank you I love you all more than words. So … Continue reading

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That’s it I am done for Christmas – @nicholaassm1th

Before I go thought I’d share this… “The Christmas presents once opened are Not So Much Fun as they were while we were in the process of examining, lifting, shaking, thinking about, and opening them. Three hundred sixty-five days later, … Continue reading

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Blackpool V #LUFC – @nicholassm1th

Blackpool V Leeds I have realised that my uncle Joe who was a bookie was better at this punditry that I am. We got a draw last weekend which was better than a loss and we even went up one … Continue reading

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When being on a section spoils Christmas – @nicholassm1th

As I am trying to finish off for two extra days off work, and again I have received a suppressing telephone call asking for support and assistance. I received a call from one of the visiting team out on site … Continue reading

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Wave 1 Mental Health Inspection – @nicholassm1th

Working for the Care Quality Commission has had its challenges, we have come a long way since 2009 and now we enter the next phase as we are changing the way we regulate mental health providers. What do we do? … Continue reading

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#LUFC V Barnsley- Another bloody cup final – @nicholassm1th

And another bloody new manager, what is going on… So we have another team at Elland Road testing their new manager, I recon this is a plan sack the manager before the Leeds game and then get a new manager … Continue reading

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Look and see don’t just ask – @nichoassm1th

This has been a busy month or so at work, we have continued to monitor the use of the Mental Health Act, and I have with colleagues also visited services in different parts of the country. Following one of these … Continue reading

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