Media Releases

In this section you will find the Trust’s comments relating to the development of the UK Police Memorial, associated events and activities, together with commentary about wider police service issues.

20 Jan 2015

Chancellor pledges support for new memorial to UK Police


The Chancellor, George Osborne, has announced £1 million in government support for the development of a new memorial to honour the United Kingdom’s Police Service, to be built at the National Memorial Arboretum in Staffordshire. The announcement was made at a reception held on behalf of the Police Arboretum Memorial Trust at Number 11 Downing […]

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09 Jun 2014

New UK Police Memorial designer chosen

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Walter Jack Studio has been selected through a competitive process to design the new UK Police Memorial at the National Memorial Arboretum. Famed for the Lincolnshire Bomber Command memorial amongst others, the designer works in a variety of materials from concrete, stone, wood, and metal to recycled materials.

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