NFSP Updates 2013

Branch Newsletters 2013

23/12/2013
Branch Secretaries' Circular monthly summary
A round-up of news from December 2013.

17/12/2013
Branch Secretaries' Circular 42 - POL half year report to 29 September 2013  
A copy of Post Office Ltd's half year report

17/12/2013
Branch Secretaries' Circular 41 - Trade Union status, Freedom of Information response
Information about a recent Freedom of Information request regarding Post Office Ltd's recognition of the NFSP.

06/12/2013
Branch Secretaries' Circular 40 - Subscription income capitation rate
Details of NFSP subscription income for 2013.  

4/12/2013
Post Office Ltd Network Transformation communication
Information about the recent letter to subpostmasters from Post Office Ltd on changes to Network Transformation.

29/11/2013
Branch Secretaries' Circular monthly summary
A round-up of news from November 2013.

27/11/2013
Branch Secretaries' Circular 36 - Changes to Network Transformation programme
Information on the letter being sent to subpostmasters regarding changes to Network Transformation. 

19/11/2013
Network Transformation
Further details on the proposed changes to Network Transformation, which will be debated at Special Conference on Tuesday 26 November.

15/11/2013
Branch Secretaries' Circular 35 - Subpostmasters' service to the community survey 
Details of an NFSP survey on the role of post offices over and above the servies sold.

12/11/2013
Branch Secretaries' Circular 34 - Special Conference
Information about Special Conference on Tuesday 26 November.

31/10/2013
Branch Secretaries' Circular monthly summary
A round-up of news from October 2013.

30/10/2013
Branch Secretaries' Circular 32 - Network Transformation
Information about the upcoming Special Negotiating Committee and Executive Council meetings.

09/10/2013
Branch Secretaries' Circular 31 - Primary function of the NFSP
Assistance in answering member questions on the role of the NFSP.

09/10/2013
Branch Secretaries' Circular 30 - Protect our post offices campaign
An update on the current NFSP postcard campaign.

08/10/2013
Branch Secretaries' Circular 29 - Consumer Futures report on Crown and town centre post offices
A new report from Consumer Futures on customers' views of Crown and town centre post offices. 

30/09/2013
Branch Secretaries' Circular monthly summary
A round-up of news from September 2013

30/08/2013
Branch Secretaries' Circular monthly summary
A round-up of news from August 2013.

27/08/2013
Branch Secretaries' Circular 26 - Mediation scheme for Horizon cases
Information to members on the new mediation scheme for Horizon cases, launched today by Post Office Ltd.

27/08/2013
Branch Secretaries' Circular 25 - Letter to members urging action on Royal Mail privatisation
The NFSP has written to all members asking them to contact their MP in the coming weeks to voice their opposition to the proposed sale of Royal Mail. A copy of the letter, plus the accompanying briefing, is contained in the BSC.

12/08/2013
Branch Secretaries Circular 24 - Mails segregation update and Royal Mail privatisation
Information on a letter to members containing an update on the current action on mails segregation; and Royal Mail privatisation.

31/07/2013
Branch Secretaries' Circular monthly summary
A round-up of news from July 2013.

19/07/2013
Branch Secretaries' Circular 22 - Dangerous Goods
Information about remuneration for subpostmasters for dangerous goods transactions.

18/07/2013
Branch Secretaries' Circular 21 - Update on NFSP trade union status and Certification Office queries
An update on the recent queries raised by the Certification Office on the NFSP's status as a trade union.

18/07/2013
Branch Secretaries' Circular 20 - DVLA: ten facts
Ten facts on the new DVLA contract to address members' questions and concerns over the new pay rates.

05/07/2013
Branch Secretaries' Circular 19 - New DVLA rates
Information on the new reumeration rates for DVLA transactions.

28/06/2013
Branch Secretaries' Circular monthly summary
A round-up of news from June 2013.

25/06/2013
Branch Secretaries' Circular 17 - POL bonus payments and mails segregation
Information on bonus payments to POL staff, and a call for members to continue to take action by not segregating mail.

07/06/2013
Branch Secretaries' Circular 16 - NFSP position on Royal Mail privatisation
Information on the NFSP's position on the privatisation of Royal Mail.

07/06/2013
Branch Secretaries' Circular 15 - BBC Watchdog coverage of POL Bureau offer
Information ahead of next week’s BBC Watchdog programme regarding Bureau rates in post offices.

31/05/2013
Branch Secretaries' Circular monthly summary
A round-up of news from May 2013.

29/05/2013
Update on mails segregation action
Further information on the ongoing action by subpostmasters on mails segregation.

13/05/2013
Branch Secretaries' Circular 12 - Mails segregation
Letter from the General Secretary to all subpostmasters, with a call to stop segregating mail with immediate effect until Post Office Ltd reinstates payment for the service.

01/05/2013
Branch Secretaries' Circular monthly summary
A round-up of news from April 2013.

12/04/2013
Letter to members in response to CWU claims
NFSP General Secretary George Thomson has written to all members in response to recent Communication Workers Union (CWU) claims on union recognition.

8/04/2013
Branch Secretaries' Circular 9 - NFSP response to CWU claims on union recognition
Response from General Secretary George Thomson to CWU claims on union recognition.

02/04/2013
Branch Secretaries' Circular monthly summary
A round-up of news from March 2013.

07/03/2013
NFSP Annual Conference Report 2012
The report of the Annual Conference 2012, held on 21-23 May 2012 in Torquay.

01/03/2013
Election of the Executive Council 2013-2016
Results of the triennial election of members to serve on the Executive Council 2013-2016.

01/03/2013
Update on Conference motions
Update on progress against motions agreed at the 2012 NFSP Annual Conference. This document is included as an insert within the March 2013 edition of The Subpostmaster.

28/02/2013
Branch Secretaries' Circular monthly summary
A round-up of news from February 2013.

15/02/2013
Branch Secretaries' Circular 5 - Crown office franchising
Comment from General Secretary George Thomson on proposals by Post Office Ltd to convert 70 Crown offices to franchises. 

08/02/2013
Branch Secretaries' Circular 4 - DVLA
Update from General Secretary George Thomson on discussions on payment rates for subpostmasters for DVLA transactions. 

01/02/2013
Branch Secretaries' Circular 3 - Crown offices
Comment from the General Secretary George Thomson on the financial situation facing Crown offices.

31/01/2013
Branch Secretaries' Circular monthly summary
A round-up of news from January 2013.

11/01/2013
Branch Secretaries' Circular 1 - Triennial election of members to serve on the Executive Council for 2013-2016  
Details of nominations for the Triennial election of the Executive Council.