ARMs North West

The Associate and Retired Members' section (ARMs) is the body within PCS for union members who have retired or otherwise left organisations represented by PCS and who wish to keep in touch. These pages are dedicated to keeping ARMs members in the north west up to date with activity in the region.

Get involved in ARMs

If you would like to join ARMs please see the national ARMs page and complete the application form. The form contains details about subscription rates and the benefits of being an ARMs member.

Finance Report/Accounts for year ending 2017

ARMs National Forum Record of Decisions 2018

If you would like more information about how you can get involved in the north west ARMs association please contact ARMs regional chair, Steve Ion or ARMs regional secretary Phil Green at

A newsletter is regularly produced - the June edition of which was sent out recently to members via their personal emails.

If you are an ARMs member and not received a copy of the newsletter via email, please check and update your personal email address.

ARMs North West Regional Committee

The regional committee generally meets on a quarterly basis; these meetings are attended by ARMs members who have been elected to co-ordinate ARMs activities in the North West.

Next North West ARMs Committee Meeting

Agenda for PCS NW ARMs Committee Extraordinary meeting to be held on Wednesday 24 October 2018 in the Robert Tressell Room, 3rd Floor, Jack Jones House, 1 Islington, Liverpool L3 8EG staring at 11:30. (NB: Please note that all NW ARMs members are welcome to attend).

The ARMs National Committee has issued a consultation paper to ARMs Regions/Nations in respect of ADC 2018 Motion 55. This is a chance for us to consider all/any of the issues facing ARMs members in the North West and raise them via the consultation document at the forthcoming ARMs Consultative Forum to be held in Liverpool on the 7th November.

In accordance with Rule 7 of the NW Regional ARMs Committee Rules and Constitution, an Extraordinary meeting for members has been arranged to discuss the consultation document (a copy of which is here), the agenda for which is set out below.

All members are therefore invited to come along to this important meeting to contribute to this important debate.


  1. Announcements, Apologies and Opening Remarks
  2. ADC 2018 Motion A55 – Discussion of Consultation document issued by ARMs National Committee
  3. Date/Time/Venue of Next meeting


The ARMs regional committee members are:

Chair: Steve Ion

Vice chair: Dave Wilson

Secretary: Phil Green

Treasurer: Ray Beeton

Press Officer: Neville Grundy

Committee members: Eddie Garner, Jackie Hadfield, Tony Mulhearn, Barry Fuge

Useful Links

ARMS North West Newsletter June 2018

National Pensioners Convention Manifesto

Page last updated: 08 October 2018

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