Age of applicants

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Shackles
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Age of applicants

Post by Shackles » Mon Mar 17, 2008 11:07 pm

Hi

Out of interest...

Just wanted a rough idea of the age of people applying to become officers.

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Re: Age of applicants

Post by addyb » Tue Mar 18, 2008 1:41 am

Im 31!

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Re: Age of applicants

Post by DUCKBILL » Tue Mar 18, 2008 7:10 am

50+ & I passed
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Re: Age of applicants

Post by Perdition » Tue Mar 18, 2008 8:13 am

I hate these age bracket things. Wasn't too bad when it was the 18-25 age range, now it's getting even worse.
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Re: Age of applicants

Post by Shackles » Tue Mar 18, 2008 8:42 am

I know its terrible perdition, youll soon be dead :lol:

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Re: Age of applicants

Post by addyb » Tue Mar 18, 2008 11:00 am

Perdition wrote:I hate these age bracket things. Wasn't too bad when it was the 18-25 age range, now it's getting even worse. I'm now in the 31-35 one :)
LOL me 2 mate!!

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Re: Age of applicants

Post by DUCKBILL » Tue Mar 18, 2008 5:23 pm

Shackles wrote:I know its terrible perdition, youll soon be dead :lol:
I must be already then (50+)
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Re: Age of applicants

Post by sean » Tue Mar 18, 2008 5:56 pm

Gods, I'm the second oldest so far :( and I'm only 40
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Re: Age of applicants

Post by hornet » Tue Mar 18, 2008 10:32 pm

sean wrote:Gods, I'm the second oldest so far :( and I'm only 40
Ill make you feel a bit better im 44
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Re: Age of applicants

Post by DUCKBILL » Wed Mar 19, 2008 12:08 am

I'm still no 1 then :--)
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Re: Age of applicants

Post by Gismo » Wed Mar 19, 2008 7:39 pm

41 and in my prime like to think as many a good tune played on an old fiddle :D

Age is not the issuse its how you feel inside still think Iam 25 hahahah

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Re: Age of applicants

Post by falkor » Mon Apr 07, 2008 5:41 pm

well done DUCKBILL - as long as you're fit advancing age has got to be a benefit as a Prison Officer surely - do you wish you had joined at a younger age now? :wink:

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Re: Age of applicants

Post by Gismo » Mon Apr 07, 2008 7:19 pm

I know I do wish I had done it ten years ago but who knows Just thankful for the opportunity now gonna make the most of it.


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Re: Age of applicants

Post by Widdiwoo » Mon Apr 07, 2008 7:57 pm

Nearest to you Duckbill, I'm 47. There's life in us old dogs yet!

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Re: Age of applicants

Post by DUCKBILL » Mon Apr 07, 2008 9:00 pm

Trouble is I don't feel 50
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