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BAWP: 'Diversity - Why This Matters'

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Bishopgarth House Carr Gate

Bradford Road

Carr Gate

Wakefield

WF2 0QD

United Kingdom

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Diversity - Why This Matters

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The theme of this day is "Diversity – Why it matters” and what is needed to inspire and support women in Policing to maximise their potential by focusing on the personal journey of the speakers.

The day will be held at our training complex at Carr Gate, Wakefield which is easily accessible via car or public transport. Arrivals will be from 08:20 for a 09.00 start and the day will conclude by 15:30 with lunch and refreshments provided through the day. The event is open to both women and men, members of BAWP and non-members who are from all ranks and roles within West Yorkshire Police and other Police Forces in the North of England, along with invited guests from other Emergency Services in the region.

The day will be opened by Chief Constable John Robins and will include a range of fantastic interesting speakers on a range of diversity subjects, such as disability – physical and neurodiversity, race, sexual orientation, gender and menopause. The personal journeys of our speakers. There will also be an input on mental health and coping mechanisms.

Venue Address

Bishopgarth House

Carr Gate

Bradford Road

Wakefield

WF2 0QN

Tel: 01924 878614 (Reception)

Travel

The event is to take place in the gym at Training and Development centre at Carr Gate situated at junction 41 of the M1. For directions please find attached below a map of the complex. For directions to the M1, please check your usual internet search engines. Car parking spaces available which will be reserved for speakers. Staff will be on site to direct you to the relevant parking space / area. Parking will be available on the ‘skid pad’ area and staff will direct you to this location.

If travelling by public transport, Outwood train station is a 24 minute (1.2 miles) walk away or there is a taxi rank outside Wakefield Westgate station which is 7 minutes journey (2.9 miles).

Meals and Refreshments

Lunch and refreshments will be provided on arrival and during the event but there is a Dining Room on site if required.

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Bishopgarth House Carr Gate

Bradford Road

Carr Gate

Wakefield

WF2 0QD

United Kingdom

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