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Six Months On...

I still think a time will come when I won’t notice. I won’t remember. There will be no chime as it strikes 12.

Six months later, and here it is again. 756 more words


Beware the Speed Demon

Do you remember Boro Pat? It was a mildly offensive video on YouTube that was popular a few years ago. It featured footage of Postman Pat dubbed with very colourful language. 984 more words


Why I support Dignity in Dying

I’ll never forget the day my Dad asked me if I’d heard of Dignitas. It was about a year after his inoperable cancer diagnosis and we were sitting in his lounge one Saturday afternoon. 2,632 more words

Life And Living

Specialist nursing and care fund

A brief report from the Scottish Government on how NHS Boards in Scotland have used the specialist nursing and care fund has been published. This fund was additional money allocated to NHS boards to support the recruitment of Motor Neurone Disease specialist nurses and to improve specialist nursing and care services generally following the campaign by Gordon Aikman who suffered from MND.

Scottish Health & Social Care

Motor Neurone Disease and Depression

My wife’s diagnosis of MND has been incredibly difficult on me personally; I can’t deny that I have cried more than a few tears since the day the doctor delivered the life changing news in April of this year. 396 more words


Getting to know me

Why hello there!

This is my new blog, which I’ve tried and failed with before. But this time I’m determined to keep up with this! 701 more words

Here comes the bride

The 26th of August is a date that will always stay with me because it was the date when I married for the first time. This wedding had been planned for over a year and we were both looking forward to the big day. 455 more words