INTERNATIONAL POLICE ASSOCIATION
IPA HQ – SECTION UK
MID MONTHLY MEMO September 2016
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The Mid Month Memo (MMM) aims to communicate pointers to, or reminders of, information shown in more detail elsewhere. The ‘MMM’ is intended to replace the numerous separate emails dispatched from IPA HQ on individual matters throughout the course of a month
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Read the Blog from President Mick Luke
Discover Iceland or enjoy a top West End Show with Superbreak.
Sunday 25th September 2016
Call Voice Mobile for your new iPhone 7.
IPA Members were entertained by the Pop Chorus at Birmingham, West Midlands Branch 50th Anniversary.
ThinBlueLineUK. To highlight the dangers and difficulties police officers face on a daily basis and to raise much needed funds for two excellent police charities – The Police Dependents Trust and UK – Care of Police Survivors.
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Kyle Hardcastle, the Branch Secretary for New Scotland Yard and Regional Vice Chair of 6 Region, has from September 2016 taken on the role of the International Learning and Development Exchange programme (ILDEP) from Iain Sirrell.
The NEC is planning and working towardsNCM 2018.
The IPA Newsletter for September 2016 is now available for all to read. Click onNews in the Members Only section.
Please send the 500 word document to Mick Luke by 01/11/2016 via email on
It is with regret that I announce the stepping down of Vice President Iain Sirrell from the NEC with immediate effect.
Essential server maintenance may effect the website on 17th September.
Now the Summer is coming to and end and we are moving into Autumn, why not treat yourself to a holiday.
Henryk Kowalczuk from the Nottinghamshire Branch and his friend Robin visited the staff at IPA HQ for a cup of tea
We pinched this one from Facebook. No 1 Region Glasgow Lomond and Clyde branch attended the Edinburgh Military Tattoo
Ronnie Dukes is cycling 50 miles to raise money for the Police Treatment Centres.
There are70new members who have joined the International Police Association (IPA) Section UK duringAugust 2016.
IPA Birmingham, West Midlands branch member Debbie Walker is organising a trek up Mount Snowdon for ‘Headway’.
The Coach House at IPA UK HQ needs an architect to give it a makeover.
If you want to write about your events but don’t know where to start, click here.
Special rates offered to Members at La Mon Hotel, Belfast.
Garth Minton – BTP Branch Chair celebrated Pride in San Francisco
Sean Hannigan announces the 3rd quick Cultural Competition.
Bill and Maureen Tapp host Northamptonshire branch Summer BBQ
Mark Thompson from the York Branch has just completed his first novel ‘Dust’.
We welcome Jackie Muller as the new Region 1 secretary.
Over 500 people attended the National Memorial Arboretum for the Unveiling of the new Cyprus Memorial.
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New Scotland Yard branch (6 Region) are hosting a Black Dinner event in central London inOctober 2016
Donna Powell of 11 Region, Sussex Branch attended the International four-day March in Nijmegen, Netherlands.
Join the NEC watching a Championship Football match on Sat 5th November.
This is the Presidents blog for last month, but I missed putting it on. Whoops!
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1. Enrolment promotions - www.ipa-uk.org/Join-Us
2. Events calendar - www.ipa-uk.org/Event-Catalog
3. Regions and Groups - www.ipa-uk.org/Regions-Groups
4. IPA Shop - www.ipa-uk.org/Shop
5. Gimborn - www.ipa-uk.org/Professional-Development
6. Study – Gimborn, Arthur Troop Scholarship,
ILDEP etc- www.ipa-uk.org/Professional-Development
7. National Police Memorial Day – Section UK’s chosen charity –
8. Section UK National Lottery - www.ipa-uk.org/Lottery
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9. Publicity Materials - http://www.ipa-uk.org/Publicity-Documents
10. Members Only - http://www.ipa-uk.org/Members-Only
11. IPA Members Only Offers – www.ipa-uk.org/Members-Only
12. Notice Board - www.ipa-uk.org/Notice-Board
13. Travel and Accommodation – www.ipa-uk.org/Travel-and-Accommodation
14. Police World – online versions - http://www.ipa-uk.org/Police-World
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Circulation: All members listed as being on email. Including: Interest Group Secretaries, Appointed Officers, IPP; All Regional Executive Officers - Regional Secretaries - please circulate to Regional Executive members not on email.
All Branch Secretaries - please ensure information contained in the MMM is cascaded to members of the Branch executive and Branch members who are not on email – by way of a meeting or branch newsletter.
The 'Mid-Month Memo' (MMM) aims to communicate pointers to, or reminders of, information shown in more detail elsewhere. The 'MMM' is intended to replace the numerous separate emails dispatched from IPA HQ on individual matters throughout the course of a month.
International Police Association, IPA HQ – Section UK, 1 Fox Road, West Bridgford, Nottingham,
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