New reps set to start Federation training

Seven new workplace representatives are set to undergo their induction and training after joining Gwent Police Federation following the recent elections.

The new reps are Gareth Brown, Alex Dallimore, Matthew Edmunds, Craig Ellis, Darrell Hoare, Spencer Love and Jennie Tinsley-Brustad and will join reps who have been re-elected to their roles..

Annalea Kift, Gwent Police Federation secretary, said: “We welcome our seven new reps to the Branch Council and congratulate them on their election.

“Over the next few weeks and months they’ll go through their induction process. This will include briefings on conduct and performance, personnel and equality, and health and safety.

“Our new reps will then undertake their Police Federation of England and Wales (PFEW) training courses, starting with new reps’ training, all of which are designed to enable them to advise and support our members effectively.

“We wish them all the very best and look forward to seeing them develop into their roles.”

The full list of workplace representatives.

The next stage of the Fed reps elections will be Branch Board nominations (October 1 to 15) followed by the elections (October 18 to 29) with the Branch Board elected on 1 November.

Nominations for the branch chair (November 1 to 21) will be followed branch chair elections (November 17 to 30) with the branch chair elected on 1 December.

This will be followed by Branch Board meetings to elect the secretary, treasurer and other officials.