Notice Board

This notice board is for the sole use of International Police Association members. Only messages of a non-profit making nature will be included.

To add a message to the notice board please email your request to:  noticeboard@ipa-uk.org  

Your request will be entered on the notice board.  Please note, your personal contact address will be included on the noticeboard. 

Requests involving members' children, eg youth exchanges, pen pals, may be published.  On these occasions, personal contact details must be provided but will not be published on the notice board. Contact between members will be managed by staff at the British Section Admin Centre.

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Amateur Radio

Career Development

Fundraising

Hobbies and Interests

Accommodation, House Rental or Exchange

Pen Pals

Travel

Where are they now

Youth Holiday Programme & Adult Exchanges

Miscellaneous Requests

 


Youth Holiday Programme & Adult Exchanges

If you wish to find out more about the Youth Holiday Programme please contact us at: British Section Administration Centre, Arthur Troop House, 1 Fox Road, West Bridgford, Nottingham, NG2 6AJ. Tel: 0115 981 3638 or Email: mail@ipa-uk.org.

For the purpose of the Youth Holiday Programme, the International Cultural Commission of IPA specify the youth must have an IPA parent or grandparent, ought to be between the age of 15 - 19 years or in the case of a college student up to the age of 22 years.  Where the applicant is under the age of 15, the Youth Exchange programme is a matter for the parents involved.  Contact details of applicants falling in the above category of 'Youth' will not be published.

Brice Gary, a boy from Section France, is looking for an exchange in the UK for the period 20 April - 5 May. Contact in the first instance mail@ipa-uk.org  05/14

Martin Lefebvre, a 12 year old from Section France, is looking for an exchange in the UK in August or October. Contact in the first instance mail@ipa-uk.org  11/14

Mathilde Oswald, a 15 year old from Section France, has requested an exchange in June. Contact in the first instance mail@ipa-uk.org  07/14

Marcos Escudero, a 13 year old boy from Section Spain, wishes to arrange an exchange in the UK for 2 weeks. Contact in the first instance mail@ipa-uk.org  11/14

Joan Riba Serrano, a 16 year old boy from Section Spain, wishes to arrange an exchange in the UK for 3 weeks. Contact in the first instance mail@ipa-uk.org  11/14

Paula De La Fuente, a 12 year old girl from Section Spain, is looking for a an exchange in the UK for 1 to 2 weeks. Contact in the first instance mail@ipa-uk.org  10/14

Jone Garcia Ibarreche, a 13 year old girl from Section Spain, wishes to arrange an exchange in the UK for 4 weeks. Contact in the first instance mail@ipa-uk.org  10/14

Magdalena Schwarze, a 13 year old girl from Thuringai, Germany, is looking for an exchange in the UK for one week. The Schwarze family have a farm with many animals. Contact in the first instance mail@ipa-uk.org  10/14

Fran Paris, a 15 year old boy from Barcelona, Section Spain, is seeking an exchange for 2/3 weeks between July and August, 2014. Contact in the first instance mail@ipa-uk.org  06/14

Vanessa Perez Rubio, a 13 year old girl from Section Spain, is seeking a week long exchange in the UK during June, 2014. Vanessa would prefer the house to be pet free. Contact in the first instance mail@ipa-uk.org  05/14

Jesus Ignacio Alonso Gallego, a 16 year old boy from Section Spain, is looking for an exchange in the UK - preferably in July. Jesus is a keen footballer and wants to improve his English. Contact: fatih.vursavas@ipa.org.tr 06/14

Penelope Guilleux, a 16 year girl from Section France, is looking to be hosted in the UK so that she can improve her English during her stay. Please contact in the first instance: mail@ipa-uk.org 06/14

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Pen Pals

Philippe Deneubourg, from Section France, is seeking a penpal who has an interest in the history of the first world war. Contact: phdeneubourg@wanadoo.fr   06/14

Stefan Stadelmann, a member from Section Germany, is looking for a penpal in the UK - interested? Contact: Stefan.Stadelmann@gmx.net 04/14

Francisco J Marín, from Section Spain, would like to improve his level of English and offers in return help with Spanish. If you are looking for a pen pal contact: penpalipaspain@gmail.com  03/14

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Accommodation, House Rental or Exchange

IPA member, Paul Brooks, is involved with North West Blood Bikes Lancs & Lakes, a charity which helps the NHS save money by transporting Blood etc on motorcycles out of normal hours for FREE. This charity is joining forces with the Leukaemia Charity and three bikers, in August, are going to set off from Blackpool and ride around the coast of the UK (4,700 miles approximately) calling in at some of the Leukaemia hospitals on the way.

Paul is asking IPA members if they can assist with accommodation during this ride - if you think you can help in any way contact him at: paulgbrooks@nwbb-lancs.org   07/14

Patricia Nekane, and her daughter Miren,  from Section Spain, are visiting the UK in April (Manchester between 6-13 April), and (Belfast 13-21 April). They are looking for a family to host them during these periods. If you can assist contact: xarmante@gmail.com 05/14

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Hobbies and Interests

Ingrid Daniel, from Section Spain, Barcelona, has a collection of police and fire patches from around the world. She would like to swap and trade with other collectors. Contact: ingridaniel@yahoo.es  10/14

Daniel Orlowski, a Police Officer from Greenfield, WI, Section USA, collects UK police patches and is looking for people to trade / swap with. Contact: daniel.orlowski18@gmail.com  10/14

Wolfgang Leier, from Section Austria, is looking trade police patches with collectors within the UK. Contact: wolfgang.leier@ipa.at  08/14

John Bird, from East Anglia branch, collects helmets and helmet plates. He is currently seeking a Cheshire coloured helmet plate and a current Cumbria helmet plate. John is willing to trade or buy plates and has many rare world and UK helmet plates in his collection. Contact: johnhelmets@yahoo.co.uk  06/14

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Career Development

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Travel

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Fundraising

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 Amateur Radio

 Although the IPA Radio Club UK is dormant, the members are still active.
 
We can set up stations for Special Events.
 
Anyone still interested are welcome to contact me.
 
Tom Reilly  (G 0 NSY)
IPA Middx (NW London) Branch Chairman
 
ipa@london.com  put a callsign in the subject field PLEASE
 
www.qrz.com  Search database for G4IPA or G0NSY for more information
or via my local club www.g3efx.org.uk

For details of other Section's radio clubs, see www.ipa-uk.org/links

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Where are they now?

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Roger Deans, from 9 Region, wants to get in touch with retired members of Tottenhamm (YT) and St Annes Road (YA) police stations. Anyone interested in getting in touch please contact him at: rogerfbp@sky.com  07/14

Miscellaneous Requests

Juan Alcalá, from Section Spain - Sitges, near Barcelona, is looking for an au pair next summer, for 1 month, as they are wanting to improve their English. The family is offering 80 euros a week, full board accommodation in a single room, internet connection, plenty of time off to enjoy the beach, mountains and delicious spanish food. Contact: juanvialcala@yahoo.es  09/14

We had a similar experience for the last 2 years. We had an au pair for two summers, from North of Ireland. Her father is a member of IPA, too. She is a lovely girl and the experience with her was fantastic! But unfortunately, she can't return because she is working full time.

The 14 year old daughter, of a member from Section Greece, is to attend maudsley Hospital, London. The child will stay there for long time and she will attend the Greek High school of London. They will stay in a house just opposite the hospital. The member requests assistance from members in the London area. Contact: mail@ipa-uk.org  06/14

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