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  • Charity Bike Ride date fixed

    Posted On 22 Sep 2011

    Following the success of the inaugural Charity Bike Ride in April 2011 in aid of Children Today, a second event is being organised for 28 April 2012.

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  • The numbers of officers considering leaving the police because of low morale over cuts is "extremely worrying", Paul McKeever, chair of the Federation told a fringe held at the Liberal Democrat Conference. Opening a discussion at a debate on policing and politics on Monday, Mr McKeever said police officers were "greatly demoralised".

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  • BRAVE police officers have opened their hearts for a new book documenting their experiences as they faced looters and rioters who rampaged through the West Midlands.

    Posted In Tagged Andy Gilbert, Riots

     
  • The Police Federation of England and Wales today launches an ad campaign to beseech the Liberal Democrats to keep their promise on the police budget. The campaign appearing on posters across Birmingham and in today’s edition of the Independent draws attention to the Liberal Democrats’ manifesto promise to put an extra 3,000 officers on our streets. Instead, they are engaging in a 20% cut to the police budget which will see 16,000 fewer officers on the streets of the UK.

    Posted In Tagged Paul McKeever, Andy Gilbert, Liberal Democrat

     
  • Labour Pledge a Review of Policing

    Posted On 16 Sep 2011

    Shadow Home Secretary Yvette Cooper promised an independent review into policing as she heard first hand the anger of constables around the country at a national meeting this week. Download the full article.

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  • Leicester MP Keith Vaz has challenged Theresa May on the decision to delay the election of police commissioners from May to autumn next year.

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  • Chairman's Briefing

    Posted On 9 Sep 2011

    Download the Chairman's briefing from Paul McKeever.

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  • Policy Exchange have today released a ‘far-reaching’ report on ways to make savings and lessen the cost of the service. Paul McKeever, Chairman of PFEW has been on BBC Breakfast, Radio 2 and Radio 5 this morning (alongside Blair Gibbs) highlighting the pit-falls of the report

    Posted In Tagged Policy Exchange, Paul McKeever

     
  • The Police Federations of Staffordshire, Warwickshire, West Mercia and the West Midlands have joined together in an attack on the Coalition Governments reform agenda.

    Posted In Tagged Royal Commission

     
  • Most of you will be aware of articles running in today’s Telegraph, Express and Daily Mail newspapers regarding the cost of the Federation and ‘other unions’ to the tax payer. You will also be aware that the story was born out of a nationwide FOI request by Conservative MP Dominic Raab. Please see press statement below which has been sent to all national and trade media.

    Posted In Tagged Simon Reed, FOI