28th February 2018
Spring holiday offer for Benevolent Fund seaside property in Weymouth, Dorset.Read more
Benevolent fund members booking our seaside home, for the first time, can enjoy a further 10 % discount off Spring breaks in March and April. Weeks available: Saturday 24 – 31st March Was £530 Now £477 Saturday 7 – 14 April Now Was £750 Now £675 Book now via our website https://www.wmpben.co.uk/our-benefits/weymouth-holiday-home/
15th February 2018
Officer reaches for olive branch of Benevolent FundRead more
“I am a serving West Midlands Police officer and whilst on duty I received serious injuries to my leg after being mauled by a dog. In a second incident my hand was badly damaged and after three operations I was forced to have my finger amputated. “This left me with physical and mental scars and I was later diagnosed with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), which has been a constant battle. “Throughout my ordeal the support I received from colleagues...
31st January 2018
Benevolent Fund holiday home ballot now closedRead more
The ballot for members, who requested a week’s stay at Peel’s Retreat, has now closed. All lucky members will be contacted this week to secure their holiday booking. Congratulations to those who were successful! We still have limited weeks available if you fancy a seaside break at a special members’ rate. Visit www.wmpben.co.uk and view the online calendar for remaining dates. Who could resist an early morning or evening stroll along the picturesque Newton’s Bay, less than 200 yards from...
10th January 2018
Christmas raffle brings cash boost the Benevolent FundRead more
WMP Benevolent Fund has received a donation of £300 from Wolverhampton NPU thanks to the fund raising efforts of serving officer, Karen Davies and colleague John Walklett. Karen has raised hundreds of pounds in recent years to support good causes, including Millie Bea’s Walking Wish. Last month she chose to donate the proceeds of her festive hamper raffle to support the work of the Benevolent Fund. “The raffle is becoming a bit of a tradition on Wolverhampton NPU and is...
8th January 2018
The early bird catches the beach ball!Read more
The Benevolent Fund has released new dates for 2018/19 for its members to stay at their popular holiday home in Weymouth, Dorset. Peel’s Retreat is a three-bedroom townhouse close to Newton’s Bay. Sleeping up to six people and with parking for one car the property is ideally located on the south coast of Dorset to explore the pretty harbour, sandy beach and local attractions. We’re offering our members the chance to bid for a week long break to stay at...
20th December 2017
Ben Fund brings comfort to recovering staff memberRead more
The preparations and cost of moving house are stressful enough, but to be diagnosed with breast cancer and faced with imminent surgery is a lot to cope with. When a police staff member contacted us for help we were only too happy to offer our support. “I can’t thank the Benevolent Fund enough for their recent help and support. It’s been such a difficult time for me, I had just decided to move house and had accepted a property when...