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Why. So. Serious?*

By Andy Mouncey, February 28, 2023
My current in-prison work with elderly and disabled men has been a bumpy ride. Now in this line of work bumps come with the territory but, y’know, there are bumps – and there are bumps. It’s been successful on many levels with some notable personal and professional firsts – one of which was securing permission […]

The Difficulty With Disruptive

By Andy Mouncey, December 9, 2022
…is that one can be – how shall I put this – Disruptive. ‘Too disruptive’ means folks just walk off taking their balls with them. ‘Too disruptive’ means yours truly is left on the field holding his… Well. In my defence it hasn’t got quite as bad as that, but on Day 2 with Group 1 […]

Forgotten Few

By Andy Mouncey, November 10, 2022
This is not an objective piece of writing. For the sake of transparency this is what you need to know: This is what you should know about what I think about crime-punishment: Forgotten Few It was supposed to be easier this time around. (see earlier blog Putting The Band Back Together) But September rolled around […]

More Than A Matter Of Faith

By Andy Mouncey, October 6, 2022
Beware! Bias Below Just because I do my homework doesn’t mean this is an objective piece of writing. For the sake of transparency this is where I’m coming from and where I’m going: As an educated middle-aged white bloke with economic means I am operating at the least level of difficulty in this (my) society. […]


By Andy Mouncey, September 12, 2022
Apologies to those of you who were waiting for the almost annual epistle that is my Lakeland 100 report. After last years’ kicking  and 5 previous outings I’d decided a long time ago that me and L100 need to take time out so we can grow as er, people(?!). At least until 2026 when I turn […]
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