Ongoing concerns over ViSOR vetting

Over recent months there have been more and more concerns raised by members about the new requirement for all Offender Management staff working in the NPS […]

Bidders beware – Napo presence at MoJ ‘marketisation events’

The MoJ has been quick to get the ball rolling following last Friday’s announcement that it will be ending the current CRC contracts early but re-tendering […]

Ian Lawrence Writes (part 2): The facts about our pay claim and negotiations

It’s hardly surprising that we have received a substantial number of individual enquiries from members this week who were understandably angry (as was I) after seeing […]

Ian Lawrence Writes (part 1): The real story on the probation announcement

It’s not often that we would send out two separate mailings to members in the space of a few hours but I am sure that you […]

TUC motions on TR and the crisis in the Family Courts

Napo’s two motions for this year’s TUC Congress will be going for ratification to the September NEC. The first deals with workload pressures in the family […]

W Yorkshire branch joined by Richard Burgon at anti-facist demo

On Sat 7 July hundreds of anti fascists and anti racists gathered and marched in Leeds city centre hugely outnumbering a gathering of so called ‘Yorkshire […]