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  • An online discussion forum by PFEW took place on 24 October at 7pm. The topic was police pensions, hosted by General Secretary Andy Fittes using a program called Ustream (Watch the Replay).

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  • As you may be aware, the Government announced recently that the standard rate of insurance premium tax (IPT) will be increased from 9.5% to 10.0%. Due to this, your monthly premiums to the Federation insurance schemes will increase with effect from 1st October 2016. For details of the changes in premium, please see below:

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  • Federation Matters 27/09/16

    Posted On 27 Sep 2016

    Federation Matters is the fortnightly e-bulletin for PFEW reps and members.

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  • eZine September 2016

    Posted On 14 Sep 2016

    Here is a copy of our bi-monthly Federation newsletter eZine, why not sign up on our website!

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  • A Leicestershire Police officer is asking colleagues across the country to consider becoming bone marrow donors after his young daughter was diagnosed with cancer for the second time. Like thousands of parents across the country, PC Chris Phipps and his partner Mandy were expecting to spend the summer holidays hunting for school uniform and preparing their daughter for her first day at school. Little Mia, who turns five at the end of September, had enjoyed her induction days at her Leicester primary school and was looking forward to going to ‘big school’. But before that, the young family were planning their first holiday in Tenerife.

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  • Our Federation Office will be closed on Tuesday 6 September between the hours of 13:00-16:00. Please email us on westmidlandspf@polfed.org with any enquries or call us on 0121 700 1200 in normal office hours outside these times. This closure is due to a staff meeting and we are sorry for any inconvience this may cause.

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  • The next West Midlands Police Federation Roadshow is aimed at officers based at in the Dudley LPU. It is to be held in the LCT Meeting Room at Brierley Hill Police Station on Thursday 3 November 2016 between 1000 and 1500. Member services providers will be available to talk to members and discuss the services they can provide.

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  • This interactive session is aimed at supervisors and will explore the real challenges and practical solutions to help support women through the menopause. The session will explore the neuroscience and biological science of menopause that will help managers, leaders, teams and individuals to understand the importance of science based knowledge and how this can improve behaviours, support for women and the greater team

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  • Refusal of Annual Leave

    Posted On 26 Aug 2016

    For officers information: Annual Leave can only be refused due to exigencies of duty.

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  • The West Midlands Police Federation wrote to the Chief Constable of West Midlands Police regarding WMP Transition Stage 1 and Resilience concerns.

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