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Hiya everyonemy name is Steve Woffinden. I've been a bus driver for the last 23yrs, I now find myself finished through ill health. Due to a lung removal 4 yr ago where my nerves along a rib were severed that has left me in constant agony ever since. Enough of my whinging it's just another story to add to everyone elses. How is everyone?


  • JennysDad
    JennysDad Member Posts: 2,299 Disability Gamechanger
    edited February 2018
    Hello Steve (I'm guessing  :) ) @stevewoffinden, and welcome to the community. I am sorry to hear of your trials but glad that you have found your way to us.
    No-one is 'just another story', and there is nothing whingeing about your post. So, this is a safe place and you are very much among friends here. Don't be shy of telling us more about yourself or of asking us any questions. The better we get to know you, the more easily we may find ways to help and support you.
    And, for what it is worth, I have tremendous admiration for bus drivers, including my local ones who so remarkably thread their single-deckers through spaces I'd fear to take my tiny Fiat through.
    Warmest best wishes to you,
  • Lasian_Alumni
    Lasian_Alumni Member Posts: 659 Pioneering
    Hi @stevewoffinden, welcome to the community!

    I definitely agree with @RichardVR. Each individual member helps to make the community what it is, and as it says on our stories page: stories are at the heart of everything we do at Scope.

    So thank you for sharing with us!
  • stevewoffinden
    stevewoffinden Member Posts: 2 Listener
    I'm looking forward to chatting to everyone, as it's really depressing being stuck in the house bored out of my mind. Grandson here at the moment so I'm not too bad now. He's 4 going on 40 and cheers me up no end. I could take a while before get the chance to get back to you... sorry I'm not being rude
  • JennysDad
    JennysDad Member Posts: 2,299 Disability Gamechanger
    Hi Steve, @stevewoffinden, and it's good to hear from you again. Enjoy your grandson! And don't worry about getting back to us in any hurry. We're here :smile:
    Best wishes to you, and to your grandson,
  • steve51
    steve51 Member Posts: 7,153 Disability Gamechanger
    Hi @stevewoffinden

    It’s great to meet you today!!!

    Please please have a good look around.

    If you have any questions please let me know?????


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