E48 Things are looking up

Things were starting to improve a great deal for me and it was mainly to do with my training three times a week.Now, this is widely known and many more people go to the gym or do some form of exercise. Back in the 90s, this was a rarity and there weren’t many people whoContinue reading “E48 Things are looking up”

E47 Boxing clever

The inevitable happened at school and I was put on report.This was a big win for many teachers as I was now on the path to being expelled. When you are on the report you have to get your teacher for that lesson to sign your report sheet and comment on your behaviour.If you getContinue reading “E47 Boxing clever”

E46 Fun with Geography

We made our way to geography class and we were to be taught by Mr. Steve Kelly.It needs to be said that Steve and I are ok now and I’ve seen and spoken to him many times since leaving school. We are not at the playing golf every Sunday stage or do I have hisContinue reading “E46 Fun with Geography”

E45 Learning the lingo and throwing down with teachers

We made our way to french class and learned we would be taught by Miss. Navin.I was a bit disappointed at first because the original plan was we were to be taught by Miss. Howitt.Miss Howitt was Luan Howitt’s mum and Luan and I was always in each other’s houses when we were kids. WhenContinue reading “E45 Learning the lingo and throwing down with teachers”

E44 More Famous Pupils and the Music Teacher Mystery

There is a couple of people I forgot to mention from my class in the previous episodes.Helen Cameron was one of the clever kids and we are still in touch on Facebook. We don’t talk much but when I went back to school I got a lot of encouragement from her and it went aContinue reading “E44 More Famous Pupils and the Music Teacher Mystery”

E43 Meet the Teachers

School continued business as usual and we had all settled into our little clicks of friends.I always tried to be mates with everyone and even though there were many groups there wasn’t any bad blood and most people got on with each other. It became more clicky in later years of school as we allContinue reading “E43 Meet the Teachers”

E42 Form 7.8

The school year was in full swing and we had all begun to adapt to this new way of schooling which seemed alien to what we were used to.I had my struggles with the subjects but even some of the other kids were finding it a little hard to adapt. We were class 8 outContinue reading “E42 Form 7.8”

E41 Gateacre Comp

We had been in high school for about a week and had begun to settle into our routine.All of us had got lost at least once as we would have to go to a new classroom for every lesson. Our form tutor Steve Harvey would also be our English teacher this year.This was welcomed byContinue reading “E41 Gateacre Comp”

E40 Starting High School

Before I continue with my story I want to thank everyone who is still reading and following this blog.I’ve now been writing this for ten months and still haven’t scratched the surface of my life and my story so far. Each day I’m making new memories so if all goes to plan this blog willContinue reading “E40 Starting High School”

E39 The End of Juniors

It was great to be back in school with my friends and even though I had been gone for less than ten days it felt a lot longer.I think when it comes to time it’s all about perception.When your a kid and you have only been alive for ten years then two weeks would seemContinue reading “E39 The End of Juniors”