06/03/2020

Nicola joins the HQ Team

The November 2019 NEC was pleased to approve the nomination of Nicola Taylor-Ebong as new Vice-Chair (Cafcass). This post remained vacant at the end of the […]
06/03/2020

Pay your Napo subs by Direct Debit – You know it makes sense

Congratulations to Marcin who won £150 of Virgin Experience vouchers by making the switch to direct debit by 1 December 2019. Last year, we emailed members […]
06/03/2020

Recruit a friend

Last year’s recruit a friend campaign was a roaring success. So much so that we decided to extend the offer into this year. Napo HQ wants […]
06/03/2020

Article 39 and Napo

Joseph Scholes took his own life in 2002 aged 16, in Stoke Heath YOI, by hanging himself from a bedsheet tied to a window bar. He […]
26/02/2020

#March4Women on International Women’s Day

To celebrate International Women’s Day on Sunday 8th March 2020, we will be holding two events in central London: an indoor rally at the Southbank Centre, […]
21/02/2020

Workers Memorial Day – Tuesday 28 April

Workers Memorial Day is an annual event that is marked by safety campaigners all over the world. The day is an opportunity to remember those who […]
21/02/2020

Responding to harmful work related stress

Employers have a legal duty to remove, or control, risks as far as is reasonably practical. That includes the risk of work-related stress. Failure to do […]
07/02/2020

Arts charity seeking trustee with criminal justice background

Growing arts charity the Irene Taylor Trust (ITT) is looking for a new trustee with a background in the criminal justice sector to join its welcoming […]
07/02/2020

Heartunions 2020 calls for stand against sexual harassment in the workplace

TUC Heartunions week is all about recruiting new people to unions. This year the TUC is rolling out its new training on how to have organising […]
07/02/2020

Trevor Hercules prison memoir republished

Labelled Black Villain was originally published in 1989 by Fourth Estate– the first British prison memoir written by a Black guy –  and received quite a […]
07/02/2020

Napo meets with Cafcass new leader

General Secretary Ian Lawrence, together with Family Court Section Co-Chairs Jay Barlow and Nicola Taylor-Ebong, met with the new Cafcass Chief Executive in London this week. […]
07/02/2020

Napo meets with Justice Minister

Napo, alongside colleagues from our sister unions, met with Justice Minister Lucy Frazer this week. The meeting was overshadowed by the terrible incident in South London […]