RECENT NEWS

22/03/2019

POA rally against violence, privatisation and “cruel” retirement age

Hundreds of Prison Officers marched through Westminster on Wednesday (20th March) demanding action against soaring levels of violence, an end to private prisons, and a fair […]
13/03/2019

Public Accounts Committee to question MoJ on TR

Following the damning NAO report earlier this month, the Public Accounts Committee, will now review the progress of TR since their last inquiry into the running […]
13/03/2019

UN Anti Racism Day 16 March National Demonstration

This Saturday 16th March is UN Anti-Racism day. Anti-racist and anti-fascist groups across the world will be marching in opposition to the far-right and against the […]
08/03/2019

Exposing the hidden cost of the gender pay gap

Compulsory gender pay gap reporting revealed that men are paid more than women in 7,795 of 10,016 employers in Britain. Frances O’Grady reported that it will […]
08/03/2019

Buyer found for Holloway Prison

It was announced today that Holloway Prison has been sold to a housing developer in an £81.5m deal. The site is expected to provide 1,000 homes […]
25/02/2019

CRC members may see pension contributions increase in April

Members, mostly working in the CRCs, who are not eligible to be active members of the Local Government Pension Scheme may see their pension contributions increase […]