NARPO South Yorkshire Branches welcomes all retired police officers.
We are a part of the National NARPO which represents retired police officers of all ranks and police widows, widowers and partners of former police officers.
We offer a range of services to members including advice on pensions and other issues affecting the welfare of our members.
NARPO is the only Association which looks after the interests of retired police officers and lobbies on their behalf with Government and other organisations.
South Yorkshire has four independent branches - Sheffield, Doncaster, Barnsley & Rotherham - each run by members elected to their posts. The branches have varying levels of activity but all take the welfare of their members very seriously and will be there for members when they need that little bit of help.
Retirement can be the best part of life but we all need a little assistance as we grow older. Who better to turn to than someone who is part of the Police family. It is family we joined many years ago and NARPO is a very important part of that family.
The pick up times for the Turkey & Tinsel trip in the 5th December 2016 are as follows:- 8.00am at Coopers Garage for those who have booked a parking space. For the rest, the pick up will be at 8.45am, Niagara Centre (Parking must be on the old tennis courts please, through the back of the bottom car park)
Traffic permitting, we hope to have a stop at Newbury en route and will be boarding the Isle of Wight ferry from Lymington to Yarmouth at 4.00pm then travel onwards to our resort. Our days out during the week will all be weather dependent but there is a market at Newport on the Tuesday which we will probably be going to. Any other suggestions for trips out to Jim Fletcher please.
Find out when Father Christmas is coming to your area - check out the Branch pages.
Please see the Sheffield Branch page for details of this new section.
Sheffield branch social dates - please see Sheffield Branch page.
Funeral arrangements for Former Inspector Tony Skelton who served at West Bar and C.I.D will be on, Tuesday 13th December 2016 12.30pm at Brimington Crematorium ,Chesterfield Road, Chesterfield S43 1AU, followed by refreshments at his former public house, The Miners Arms, Hundall Lane, Hundall, Dronfield S18 4BS
Kevin Hague, 61 years has passed away. He had cancer of the spine. Kevin's funeral is at 11am Tuesday 6th December at Wentworth Church, Wentworth, Nr. Rotherham. Kevin was not a member of NARPO. This is circulated for the information of collegues and friends who may wish to attend his funeral.
Former Superintedent Thomas James (Jim) Loughlin, 80 yrs died on Sunday 27 November 2016 in Hallamshire Hospital. He worked within the Doncaster and Rotherham areas. Jim's funeral will be 12noon Monday 12 December 2016 at Rosehill Crematorium Doncaster. Family welcome friends and former colleagues to join them and then afterwards at Mount Pleasant Hotel Bawtry Road Rossington.
Former Inspector Tony Skelton, 80 years passed away on Sunday 27 November 2016. Tony worked at Hammerton Road and other stations in Sheffield. He was a very good cricketer. Tony's funeral will be 12.30 on the 13 December at Chesterfield crematorium. After service reception at Miners Arms pub, Hundall.