The Blue Light Leavers Podcast

The Blue Light Leavers Podcast

Hosted by: Andy Labrum

If you’re a Police Officer, Law Enforcement Officer or support staff, serving or retired or considering leaving the Police, then this is for you! Every episode, I’ll bring you interviews with subject matter experts...

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Ep.84 From Policing to Deputy Manager Unified Care Services with Paul Rowland

In this episode, I'm talking with former police officer, Paul Rowland. Paul is a Deputy Manager in the care sector, predominantly caring for young people who are no longer within the family environment, whether...
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Bonus Episode 'Why Franchising is Such a Great Business Opportunity' with Simon and Daniel

In this episode, I'm talking with Simon Chicken who is the Event Director of the International Franchise Show being held at the Excel in London, on Fri 12th and Sat 13th April 2024, and Daniel McCarthy who is the...
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Ep.82 Your ill-health Retirement Doesn't Have to be Your Forever with Simon and Angela Barry

Welcome to Episode 82 of the Blue Light Leavers podcast. In this episode I'm talking to Simon and Angela Barry. In our first call, Simon really was genuinely pretty broken. He was lacking self-confidence, self-esteem,...
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Ep.81 The Academy Live - Sharing Success, Looking Forward and Setting Resolutions the Right Way

Welcome to episode 81 of the Blue Light Leavers podcast which is a little bit different. This episode features Hannah Bailey, Fraser Bishop, John Edmunds and Andy Labrum.
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Ep.80 From Policing to Investigative Consultancy and Training Provider with Sukie Madahar

Ep.80 From Policing to Investigative Consultancy and Training Provider with Sukie Madahar Sukie is a former Detective Sergeant, and he is the founder of ⁠Swift Investigations Limited and Swift Edification. ⁠ They...
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Ep.79 Why So Many Police Officers Are Leaving - with Professor Sarah Charman and Dr Jemma Tyson

Ep.79 Why So Many Police Officers Are Leaving - with Professor Sarah Charman and Dr Jemma Tyson. Professor Sarah Charman is a Professor of Criminology, and Dr Jemma Tyson, a senior lecturer in Criminology, both work...
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Ep.78 From Policing to Senior Project Manager at Turner Townsend Consultancy with Josh Penwill

From Policing to Senior Project Manager at Turner Townsend Consultancy. In this episode I talk to former firearms sergeant and 1:1 client of mine, Josh Penwill. In this interview, we talk about why he left policing,...
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Ep.77 From ill-health Retirement to Published Fiction Author Tracy Earle

From ill-health Retirement to Published Fiction Author with Tracy Earl. Tracy is a former police officer who served for 26 years before having to retire through ill-health, due to a diagnosis of PTSD. She has since...
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Ep.76 How Drones Are Creating Unmissable Career and Business Opportunities with Award-Winning Red Air Media

Episode #76

Welcome to Ep. 76 of the Blue Light Leavers Podcast.Hope you've all had a fantastic summer, despite the weather!We've had a few weeks away and we're back with an amazing interview with Jim Bishop and Gavin Crowther...
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Ep.75 Understanding the Impact of Perimenopause and Menopause for Blue Light Professionals with Anna Allerton

Episode #75

Welcome to Episode 75 of the Blue Light Leavers Podcast Today, I've got the absolute privilege of talking to Anna Allerton.  As a former journalist and producer, she enjoyed a 17 year career at Sky Sports in varying...
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Ep.74 Your Transferable Skills with Recruitment Consultant Lewis Willcox of Investigo

Episode #74

Welcome to Episode 74 of the Blue Light Leavers Podcast So today I'm talking with Lewis Willcox. Lewis is a consultant with a really highly sought after, well known recruitment company called Investigo and deals...
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Ep.73 The Academy Live Interview with Former Police Officer and WYWM Graduate Laura McKeeman

Episode #73

Welcome to Episode 73 of the Blue Light Leavers Podcast Now, what we wanted to do was give you a bit of an insight into the type of live interviews we do within The Academy from Blue Light Leavers. The Academy is a...
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