Support for disabled members

I’m Richard Clark and have been a Napo member for over 15 years. During this time I have taken on a variety of branch roles, including […]

The Dangers of Payday Loans – What you really need to know

Payday loans play a prominent role within today’s society – providing the ability to quickly borrow a small amount of money, to meet unexpected costs like […]

The Gig is up for Zero Hours Contracts – or is it?

The emergence of Zero Hours Contracts was heralded a positive innovation with workers given the flexibility to choose their working hours to fit around studies, caring […]

Edridge Fund update

NAPO AGM news: We had another successful time on the Edridge stall at AGM last year.  We sold all of our Christmas cards and picked up […]

You couldn’t make it up #7

Don’t worry?  I am NOW! Members in some parts of the NPS received a random email from SSCL telling them they had mistakenly been captured in […]

A house of cards – the failure of outsourcing

The news that Interserve plc are in financial difficulties has cast doubt on the future of the Transforming Rehabilitation reforms and created further uncertainty among its […]

Time to spring-clean your finances

Now, with the end of the tax year fast approaching, is a good time to spring-clean your finances, for instance to make sure that your pension […]

Napo Securing Improvements to how Ill-Health Early Retirement is Managed

Since the probation split, the number of members experiencing problems progressing Ill-Health Early Retirement (IHER) applications has grown significantly. There has been a particular problem in […]

Understanding the 85 Year Rule

If you joined the Local Government Pension Scheme before 1st October 2006 and your age and length of service add up to 85 or more you […]

Make the most of your money with Napo Extra

Resolved to take care of the pennies in the New Year? Don’t’ forget that as a Napo member you have access to a wide range of […]

Who’s who in Napo

There has been a change to Napo’s National Officer Group since AGM. Following the resignation of Denise Mason as National Vice Chair last month and the […]

Napo AGM Stress Survey results

Health and Safety Committee’s focus at Napo’s AGM was on workplace stress, with a well attended fringe meeting on mental health and wellbeing and the prevention […]