Launch of the Knights Trail

The Knights Trail is about to go live in Lincoln.  The knight sponsored by Bishop Grosseteste University was on display for a few days in BG Futures and here is a picture of myself stood next to it.  If you get chance, come to Lincoln and explore and find all of the...

Lincolnshire Care Association Annual Conference

I have recently attended the Lincolnshire Care Association Annual Conference whilst representing a client and a local Charity – Everyone (I have agreed to become their Treasurer). The day was an interesting blend of speakers and a chance to network. It was also nice...

End of season presentations 9th May 2017

It is the end of season presentations and great to see so many of the young goalkeepers that I have coached this year win individual awards. What is reassuring is to see how they are developing a range of non-footballing skills which will be so important in life going...

Continued Sponsorship of the teenage market

Today was an interesting day at the teenage market which had moved inside to the Drill Hall.  Whilst it was great to be in the warmth, the footfall at times was slow and a number of performers assigned for the day didn’t turn up.  I ended up having to ad-lib and...

Chequergate has been trading nearly a year – Horrah!

Where has the year gone, achievements have been kitting the office out and accumulating equipment and slowly getting known and building up a list of contacts.  Do I regret taking redundancy and leaving a job where I had been for over 25years?  At this stage, the...