POA Circulars

09 Jul 14 CIRCULAR 81

Steady State

As part of the ongoing Parliamentary work undertaken by the National Executive Committee, please find enclosed a Written Parliamentary Question and Answer regarding the Timetable for Phase One and Two of the benchmarking process to achieve Steady State.

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07 Jul 14 CIRCULAR 80

Trade Union Congress 2014

Following the Special Delegates Conference in March 1996, the National Executive Committee informed delegates that they would be seeking nominations annually from the field for attendance at the Trades Union Congress.

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07 Jul 14 CIRCULAR 79

NEC Minutes 11th June 2014

Please find attached NEC minutes for the 11th June 2014, for your information.

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04 Jul 14 CIRCULAR 78

National Chairman Annual Leave - 4th July to 21st July 2014

During my absence on annual leave, from the 4th to 21st July 2014 inclusive, Mr Ralph Valerio will cover my duties and exercise the authority of the Chairman.

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02 Jul 14 CIRCULAR 77

130th Durham Miners Gala: Saturday 12th July 2014

The Durham Miners Gala is celebrating its historic 130th year on the above date. The Durham Miners Association have invited Dennis Skinner MP for Bolsover, Paul Kenny GMB General Secretary, Christine Blower NUT General Secretary, Mick Whelan ASLEF General Secretary and myself to speak from the platform at the Racecourse. This is also a significant year being the 30th Anniversary of the Miners’ strike. I am privileged to have been invited to speak at this historical event.

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30 Jun 14 CIRCULAR 76

The Martyrs of Tolpuddle Festival 18th - 20th July 2014, "Freedom Hike" 2014

The membership will be aware that the Tolpuddle Festival will take place on the 18th – 20th July 2014 and information can be obtained from the following website: www.tolpuddlemartyrs.org.uk.

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24 Jun 14 CIRCULAR 75

POA Circular 072/2014

The above circular was promulgated to the membership on 13th June 2014. On the 20th June 2014 a letter was received from the Director of Public Sector Prisons Mr Phil Copple stating that there was inaccuracy and misunderstanding contained within our Circular. The Director copied this correspondence far and wide to all DDC’s and Governors (enclosed).

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16 Jun 14 CIRCULAR 74

Annual Conference 2015 - Incentives and Awards

The POA has a proud history of recognising the hard work and dedication of members. In 2001, Conference established the incentives and awards policy as set out in Conference Paper 2 of 2001 and this has expanded throughout the years as more awards have been incorporated in the policy.

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13 Jun 14 CIRCULAR 73

NEC Minutes 28th May 2014

Please find attached NEC minutes for the 28th May 2014, for your information.

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13 Jun 14 CIRCULAR 72

Prison Overcrowding

On Friday 6th June 2014, NOMS advised the NEC that their predictions on the prison population were “wrong” and as a result they had to look at measures to increase the prison capacity by 440 places.

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