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Breaking | 14.09.2018

Day of Protest Action

The POA General Secretary Steve Gillan has today called for all POA members in England and Wales prisons to take protest action outside their workplaces from 07.00 until instructed otherwise.

PR-183-18-VIOLENCE IN PRISONS .pdf

pdf, 71.9K, 19/09/18

Prison Safety Final.docx

docx, 18.1K, 14/09/18

 

KMTV added a new video: Rochester prison officers follow national walkout over row safety concerns.

VIDEO: Prison officers across the county have joined a national strike this morning in a row over violence from inmates. Staff at HMP Rochester are backing the Prison Officers Association's call on the government to safeguard the country's prisons.

https://www.facebook.com/KMTVKent/videos/280543452782534/?t=0

 

http://www.cambstimes.co.uk/news/whitemoor-prison-protest-in-march-1-5694967

 

WATCH: Prison officers protest at HMP Whitemoor in March

More than 100 prison officers are protesting outside HMP Whitemoor today due to the rise of violence, illegal substances and staffing levels.

 

https://www.walesonline.co.uk/news/wales-news/live-updates-staff-walk-out-15150233?utm_source=facebook.com&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=wales_main

 

Staff walk out of Welsh prisons in protest over violence

Prison officers are demanding that the Government provides safe prisons

 

The Mirror: Shocking footage reveals inside of lawless HMP Birmingham


Read article here

 

Protests are taking place around the country:

Norwich

 

Woodhill

 

Birmingham

 

Askham Grange

 

Durham

 

Wormwood

 

Risley

 

Preston

 

Low Newton

 

Cookham Wood

 

Channings Wood

 

 

Belmarsh

 

Deerbolt

 

Stoke Heath

 

Hewell

 

Leciester

 

Holme House

 

Littlehey

 

Swinfen Hall

 

Chairman Blessing being interviewed by the BBC at Wormwood Scrubs

 

Kirkham

 

Rochester

 

Wakefield

 

Bure

 

Gartree

 

Maidstone

 

Wymott

 

Haverigg

 

Wandsworth

 

Buckley Hall

 

Feltham

 

Bullingdon

 

Stafford

 

Chelmsford

 

Bedford

 

Lewes

 

Styal

 

Lindholme

 

Foston Hall

 

Bristol

 

Aylesbury

 

HMP ISIS

 

Downview

 

Guys Marsh

 

The Mount

 

Exeter

 

Hatfield

 

Full Sutton

 

Liverpool

 

Dartmoor

 

Kirklevington

 

Whitemoor

 

Wealstun

 

Eastwood Park

 

Wymott Chair Glenn Sharples addressing the branch

 

New Hall

 

Kirkham: Mark Menzies Conservative MP Fylde, come out to speak to Kirkham Branch

 

Swansea

 

Berwyn

 

Woodhill are still out and strong! Unity is strength!

 

Camp fire at HMP Drake Hall. ..... zoom in to my thumbs..... it’s the best I could muster!!!!!

 

Wetherby

 

HMP ELMLEY, SWALESIDE, STANFORD HILL STANDING TOGETHER

 

Sudbury

 

Isle of Sheppey

 

Frankland

 

Leeds

 

Ranby

 

Swaleside

 

Gartree

 

Leceister

 

Wayland

 

Highpoint

 

Send

 

Isle of Man

 

Ranby

 

Brinsford

 

Bedford

 

 

POA Circular 103-18-Prison Safety.pdf

pdf, 915.7K, 19/09/18, 3103 downloads

POACircular 101-2018 - Membership Update.pdf

pdf, 419K, 14/09/18, 122 downloads

PR-183-18-VIOLENCE IN PRISONS .pdf

pdf, 71.9K, 19/09/18, 34 downloads

PR-182-18 - POA CALL PROTEST ACTION OFF .pdf

pdf, 82.2K, 14/09/18, 85 downloads

Prison Safety Final.docx

docx, 18.1K, 14/09/18, 816 downloads