Aled Treharne on March 21st, 2007

I have a few blogs that I read as part of my daily routine and a few of those have made me stop and think recently. Inspector Gadget posted some time ago about the horrifying case of a young police constable who was beaten and left in a vegetative state by what appears to be […]

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Aled Treharne on March 17th, 2007

Wednesday morning dawned bright and beautiful in Wales with the sun shining and by 0700 I was already on the road taking Lima into London. Amusingly, once I crossed the bridge, it became quite cloudy. At a truckstop outside of Bristol the tone was set for the day: “I think you’re lost mate, there’s no […]

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Aled Treharne on March 14th, 2007

Sorry for the lack of updates, but we’ve been quiet recently. Yes, damnit, I’ve had enough, I want to go on a callout now. So where am I today? Well, about the time that this will hit the Internet, I’ll be in Lima in central London. Somewhere around Westminster. No, it’s not a rescue, it’s […]

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Aled Treharne on March 8th, 2007

On a mailing list I’m on, where a bunch of geeks were discussing Christianity: “If only Jesus hadn’t forgotten the safeword, we wouldn’t be in this mess.” 

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Aled Treharne on March 5th, 2007

There’s a general superstition in the emergency services over the use of a certain q-word. Indeed, both Lynfa and Sean are known for being “responsible” for a callout having used the said word immediately prior to the pagers going off. Lynfa in particular seems to be the team jinx for callouts. But it’s been…well…y’know…recently. Nothing […]

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Aled Treharne on March 1st, 2007

Happy St David’s day to you all. In other news, everything’s been confirmed with the new job and I’m now heading for the second week of my notice period. I haven’t published the new company’s name for now for obvious reasons, but I’m sure most of you can either work it out or know me […]

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Aled Treharne on March 1st, 2007

This is the long-awaited second part of this post last month asking my readers what you would do as a search manager. Apologies for the delay – Real Life managed to get in the way. So what did you do? First of all, he’s done nothing wrong. The Police have a remit to preserve life […]

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