Features

15/06/2018

How safe are we at work?

Presumably most of us who work in the Probation Service do not set of for work wondering if we will return home safe. I am not […]
15/06/2018

Napo & You – TUO Committee

Napo, like all trade unions builds strength from the members to be organised and achieve common goals and the way we organise our union relies on […]
08/06/2018

Napo & You – Your NEC

Napo, like all trade unions is only as strong as its members. Therefore, it is important that we encourage as many members as possible to get […]
25/05/2018

Nothing about us without us – TUC Disabled Workers Conference 2018

The TUC disabled workers conference was in Bournemouth this year, after feedback from previous years that Congress House was not accessible enough for so many people […]
11/05/2018

Politicians to be asked to step in on probation pensions’ chaos

The probation service has been beset with pension administration difficulties ever since the implantation of TR in 2014. At the time Napo warned that this was […]
10/05/2018

Exciting professional conference from East Midlands Napo

Napo’s East Midlands Branch want to let NM readers know about an exciting professional conference they are planning at Quorn Grange Hotel on Friday 8th June. […]
23/04/2018

NM Speaks to John McDonnell

Shadow Chancellor, John McDonnell, speaks about trade unions, Labour’s plans for the justice sector and hidden Tory agendas in his exclusive interview with NM’s Taytula Burke. […]
23/04/2018

The menopause is a trade union issue

This year’s TUC Women’s Conference celebrated 150 years of the TUC fighting for women’s rights and throughout the three days we heard stories of inspirational women […]
23/04/2018

Hearing children’s voices

Planning is well underway for the family court professional conference this year. This will be held in Birmingham on 12 June.  Our theme is to be […]
23/04/2018

Quick questions with: The Clink’s CEO Chris Moore

How and why did The Clink come into existence? Today’s challenge is that there are 86,413 adults in prison in England & Wales (82,403 men and […]
23/04/2018

Transitioning behind bars

Transgender prisoner, Sarah Jane Baker, speaks to NM about her experience of the British prison system. When I first entered the criminal justice system in the […]
13/04/2018

Offender Management in Custody – Napo’s view

Napo has published a briefing for members setting out the union’s view on Offender Management in Custody (OMIC). Napo members understandably many questions about the model […]