POA Circulars

84 | 23.05.2013

Closure of POA Branches

Following the decision of the Government and NOMS to close the following prisons; HMP Bullwood Hall, HMP Camphill, HMP Canterbury, HMP Gloucester, HMP Shepton Mallet, HMP Shrewsbury and HMP Kingston the Executive determined to keep these branches open until after Conference 2013.

At the NEC meeting on the 23rd May 2013, it was agreed to formally close these POA branches.

Please draw the contents of this Circular to your members.

Thanking you in anticipation of your support and co-operation.


Yours sincerely


General Secretary