Welcome to

The National Association


Retired Firefighters

West Midlands Fire & Rescue





Annual Prize Draw

Posted on 21 April 2017

The Annual Prize draw tickets will be out in April.

The actual draw will be on 20th June 2017 at the Heritage Museum at Aston at 1200 hrs.


A Pensioners’ Manifesto

Posted on 21 April 2017

This is the Pensioners’ Manifesto issued by the NPC

Read Here


NPC Ten Minute Briefing

Posted on 19 April 2017

Theresa May’s surprise announcement on 18 April to call a snap General Election for 8 June raises a number of important issues for older people. These are considered in this briefing paper, based on the information currently available.

Read Here


NPC Campaign News Letter No 119

Posted on 05 April 2017

Here's the latest news from Britain's biggest, campaigning pensioners' organisation, the National Pensioners Convention (NPC)

Read Here



Paul Gwynn...Pensions Department WMFS

Posted on 27 March 2017

Pension Increase 10th April 2017.
Just to confirm that the Annual increase for Pensions in payment prior to April 2016 will be 1%. Pensions which came into payment after April 2016 and before March 2017 will receive a pro-rata increase based on the number of months they have been in payment.


The increase is due from 10th April 2017 and will be applied to the payment due on Monday 3rd April.


I will be writing to all of towards the end of April or beginning of May confirming your new rate of Pension and also enclosing your P60, a list of pay dates for the coming year, and your annual certificate of identity.

For those of you due to pay a charge to HMRC following the recent contribution refunds I will post some additional information to this site separately and also confirm the details of how to report and pay the charge in writing.



Thanksgiving Service in 2017

Posted on 16 October 2016

The trustees are pleased to announce that they will be going ahead with a Thanksgiving Service in 2017.

The event will be held on Sunday 14th May 2017 at the National Memorial Arboretum in Alrewas, Staffordshire.


Further details will be published in due course.


Vacancies within the Association

Posted on 16 June 2016

National Council

The National Council have 2 Vacancies on the National Committee for the following posts:

  1. Pensions Officer

  2. Marketing & Promotions Officer

If you are interested in any of the above posts please contact the National Rep John Littleton at john.a.littleton@blueyonder.co.uk if you require any more information