Bring back the cane

Scenes we’d like to see (or wishful thinking)   The staff lounge of Albion Academy was quiet, it was lunchtime and most of teachers were in classrooms working their way through piles of paperwork. Monthly assessments were due. Mr Whitfield, merely months away from his pension was not one of them. He sat in a … Continue reading Bring back the cane

The boy from the Accounts department

Scenes we’d like to see: or wishful thinking   Ted filled his mouth with a forkful of meat pie, then leaned across the table at his workmate. He chewed vigorously and taking great care not to spit bits of food at his companion he waved his hand and pointed across the canteen. “Look at that,” … Continue reading The boy from the Accounts department