I was reading about the Israelites entering the promised land, where God, through Moses, says to Israel, “Don’t be afraid or discouraged” – as we know this is repeated several times throughout scripture. I got to thinking about why that was said and...

The voices in my head

I was reminded on Saturday of the importance of not listening to that voice that seems to speak every 4 weeks or so, and usually on a Saturday – you know; that voice which makes the smallest molehill of a problem into a mountain and / or reminds us how comfy the...

My name’s John

We were on The Octagon around 3 a.m. and a guy shook my hand, saying “You don’t remember me do you?”. I had to admit not and said, “No, sorry I don’t, we do talk to a lot of people” “That’s ok….”, he said...

Why are we here Lord? – wettest night ever!

Friday 21st Dec 2012 – “Black-eyed Friday” and the Police have asked us to patrol tonight as they expect it to be busier than tomorrow. I’ve never seen such rain and the only change during our 6 hour patrol is that it gets heavier and heavier....

How much are we worth?

As on the public section of our website, it’s encouraging to know that what we do week in week out, saves the Police, NHS and courts money, sometimes tens of thousands of pounds! Having been told by one of our funding assistants that it might help our...