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National Pensioners Convention Wales

Confensiwn Pensiynwyr Cenedlaethol Cymru

Below is a list of the members of the Executive Committee.

 

Phyllis Preece - Chair

Phyllis is a delegate from Unite Retired Members Cardiff Branch. She represents NPC Wales on Pensioners Forum Wales and Age Cymru's Consultative Forum. She is also a member of the Cardiff 50+ Forum, who she represents on the Cymru Older People's Alliance.

 

Colin Richards - Vice Chair

Colin is a delegate from the National Association of Retired Firefighters Gwent. He is also a member of Pensioners Forum Wales, representing his union, and attends Age Cymru's Consultative Forum meetings.

 

Shirley Whitman - Secretary

Shirley has been an NPC Wales delegate to Pensioners Forum Wales and the Welsh Senate of Older People, as well as still attending Age Cymru's Consultative Forum. Shirley is responsible for writing and editing Dragonspeech, NPC Wales' newsletter.

 

Melvena Richards - Treasurer

Melvena is the newest officer, elected to Treasurer in 2018. She represents Unison Cardiff and Vale Health Retired Members Group.

 

Richard Cook

Richard is a delegate from the National Association of Retired Police Officers London Branch.

 

Joan Moxon

Joan is the newest member of the Executive Committee, elected in 2018. She represents the Communication Workers Union Wales.

 

Gareth Parsons

Gareth is a delegate from the Public and Commercial Services Union Associate and Retired Members. He represents NPC Wales on Pensioners Forum Wales.

 

Dereck Roberts

Dereck is a member of Unite Swansea Branch. He is the NPC Wales delegate to the Welsh Senate of Older People.

 

Margaret Smeed

Margaret is also a delegate from the National Association of Retired Firefighters Gwent. She served as Treasurer for many years. Margaret also represents her union on the Pensioners Forum Wales.

 

Raymond Thomas

Raymond is a member of Unite Swansea. He is an NPC Wales delegate on Pensioners Forum Wales and previously represented the organisation on the Welsh Senate of Older People. He also attends age Cymru Consultative Forum meetings.

 

 

Organisations represented by delegates to the Full Council include:

 

50+ Forum Pontypool

Cardiff 50+ Forum

Cardiff Council Branch Unison Retired Members

Civil Service Pensioners Alliance

Cwmbran 50+ Forum

CWU Wales

Gwent Retired Firefighters Association

North Wales Coast NUJ

NUT Cardiff

PCS ARMs Wales

Pensioners Forum Wales

Unison ABM Healthcare Branch

Unison Cardiff and the Vale Health Retired Members Group

Unite Retired Members Cardiff Branch

Unite Swansea Area Retired Members

Vale Housing Fedration Information Point

 

Affiliated groups can nominate delegates to attend NPC Wales Full Council meetings, which are held four times a year.

 

If your group or organisation would like to affiliate, please download an affiliation form here:

 

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If you would like further information about membership of NPC Wales, please email affiliation@npcwales.org