The call for nominations for the 2 SNC posts due for election closed on Friday 23rd February 2024, as per CIRC\08\2024. This period was for interested parties to put themselves forward as candidates for the respective posts.
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CIRC 010: THE MARTYRS OF TOLPUDDLE FESTIVAL - 19 – 21 JULY 2024
The membership will be aware the Tolpuddle Festival will take place on Friday 19 – Sunday 21 July 2024 inclusive. Information can be obtained from: www.tolpuddlemartyrs.org.uk
Political News W/C 19th February
Future parliamentary business from Monday 19 February 2024
CIRC 009: ACCESS TO SANITARY PRODUCTS
Dignified access to hygiene products such as tissues, soap, and toilets for staff is considered essential within a workplace.
CIRC 008: PENSIONS LITIGATION – ENGLAND & WALES CLAIMS
As you all will be aware, Thompsons Solicitors are now instructed on all our age discrimination claims for injury to feelings that arise from the decision to force members to move from their Principal Civil Service Pension Scheme (PCSPS) to the Alpha Pension Scheme from 1 April 2015.
CIRC 006: NEC MINUTES
Please find attached NEC minutes for the 24th January 2024 for your information.
Steve Gillan, POA General Secretary interviewed on Sky News regarding the rising violence against prison officers
Watch Steve Gillan interviewed on Sky News regarding the rising violence against prison officers
Steve Gillan responds on Sky News to a review of delays in the transfer of mentally unwell prisoners
Steve Gillan, POA General Secretary, responding on Sky News to His Majesty’s Chief Inspector of Prisons, Charlie Taylor's thematic review of delays in the transfer of mentally unwell prisoners.
Political News W/C 5th February
Future parliamentary business from Monday 5 February 2024
CIRC 005: NATIONAL CHAIR UPDATE JANUARY 2024
Please bring the contents of this circular to the attention of all POA members.