Following our meeting this morning the SNC have reluctantly decided that there is insufficient assurance or certainty around us being able to stage our annual conference planned for October this year, and this circular is to inform you that we have decided to cancel it until next year.
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CIRC 056: NEC MINUTES
Please find attached NEC minutes for 23rd June 2021 for your information.
Listen to Mark Fairhurst talk to Tony Snell on BBC Radio Merseyside about drama series, Time
Mark Fairhurst discusses the new drama series, Time, on BBC Radio Merseyside
Can you help? We need the maximum number of stewards to keep the Demo Covid compliant and socially distanced.
Due to the extension of Covid regs we will need as many Stewards as possible to help with the national demo on June 26.
CIRC 055: LONG SERVICE MEMBERSHIP BADGES 2021 ANNUAL CONFERENCE MOTION 74/2018
Following the adoption of the above motion, members may apply for 10, 15 and 20-years membership badges providing the criteria is met as set out on the attached pro-forma.
CIRC 054: POA YOUTUBE CHANNEL LAUNCH
The POA as part of its modernisation process after the Cuffe report was accepted by conference has acted to improve all aspects of our communication with our membership.
Join the demonstration, 26th June, London "Demand a New Normal"
Demand a new normal, Save the NHS, Safe workplaces, Save jobs, End fire and rehire, Renationalise key industry. Join the demonstration on 26th June, 1pm, London
NEAR MISS REPORTING
The Health and Safety Executive defines a near miss ‘as an event that, while not causing harm, has the potential to cause injury or ill health’.
CIRC 053: FEEDBACK ON THE NEW PPE FOOTWEAR PROVIDED BY COONEEN
The National Executive Committee have been involved in discussions for some time now about the new Footwear provided by Cooneen.
CIRC 052: MITIE CARE & CUSTODY ICE & OCC STAFF PAY BALLOT 2021
The POA recently conducted a pay ballot for Mitie Care & Custody ICE & OCC staff that are part of the bargaining unit under the POA/Mitie Care & Custody recognition agreement.