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Great Ormond Street – Charity Raffle

Sav Kyriakou MBE is the Regional Chairman of the International Police Association 9 Region area (Hertfordshire, Bedfordshire, BTP and North London branches). Recognised for his charity work his quest to raise money for those less fortunate continues. Sav writes: As … Continue reading

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IPA Lincoln Award 2017

Story by Martyn Linton – London North Branch Today I had news from one of the Section UK Vice Presidents that I had been awarded the first ever IPA Section UK Lincoln Award.  The Lincoln Award for those who’ve never … Continue reading

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National Police Memorial Day 2017

London North Branch Chair Martyn Linton attended the National Police Memorial Day held in Cardiff this weekend. Here is his story. Earlier this year I registered to attend the National Police Memorial Day along with another IPA member and colleagues … Continue reading

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IPA Hungary 25th Anniversary Celebrations 2016

IPA London North Social Secretary Kiran Gharial recently visited Hungary. Here is his story. In early September 2016 I attended IPA Hungary’s 25th anniversary celebrations. I arrived in Budapest on the afternoon of Monday the 5th and was met at … Continue reading

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Active Officer Exchange – Boynton Beach Police Dept, Florida

Story by Marcus Gale – British Transport Police Branch Between the 4th and 11th of September 2016 BTP branch member Marcus Gale and Leicestershire branch member Matt Eld visited the Boynton Beach Police Department. This is their story Matt (a … Continue reading

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The Riots By Michael Michael Matthews

Last year London North Branch member Michael Matthews sought assistance from IPA members to speak about their experiences in the 2011 riots for a book he was writing. Michael Matthews writes: It has been 5 years since the devastating riots … Continue reading

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IPA Serbia – Air Soft Shooting Event

At the beginning of September 2016 BTP Branch member Rick Haslam attended an air soft shooting competition circulated by 9 Region. Here is his story. Members of 9 Region IPA were invited to Kikinda, Serbia to participate in an air … Continue reading

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