Gauke asked to tackle two tier probation pay system

Following the announcement that members in the probation unions had voted to accept the offer on the table from the NPS, Ian Lawrence, Napo general secretary […]

Approved Premises update

At yesterday’s meeting of the NPS/Trade Union Engagement Forum, we received reports on the status of the current Double Waking Night Cover outsourcing and the plans […]

Unions express concern over CRC-NPS secondment arrangements

Napo, along with our sister unions UNISON and GMB, have registered major  concerns following the news of arrangements to transfer staff on secondment from some Community […]


Napo members voted to accept the NPS pay offer by an overwhelming 98% (with over a 60% turnout). Since the offer was made Napo has engaged […]

Last chance to vote in the NPS pay e-ballot

The e-ballot for the NPS pay deal closes on Monday 5 November at 12 noon. If you have received your unique voters code and haven’t already […]

Mike Leigh’s powerful retelling of the Peterloo massacre in cinemas now

Mike Leigh’s long awaited PETERLOO hits the screens across the UK today. The film is being seen as a rallying call for political activism in a […]