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  1. 2018 IPS AGM and Christmas lunch

    by Mary Sorene





    Saturday 1 December 2018

    At the Civil Service Club

    Great Scotland Yard, London SW1A 1HJ

    12.30pm for 1pm Luncheon

    The price will be £25 for the meal only or £26 for the meal with wine.

    The AGM will begin at 2.30pm

    Please get in touch with June Harris

    36 Chantry Lodge, Chantry Street, Andover, Hants

    SP10 1AL

    before 16 November 2018

    IPS Christmas Carvery Menu – 2018


  2. The-IPS – Dictation

    by Mary Sorene

    See you tonight – Thursday 21 June 2018 – for online dictation practice.  New to us?  email Chair: for info about joining and how to pay the £5 for the one hour fee.  BTW, one hour’s structured CPD available.  Chair

  3. 2015 AGM

    by Mary Sorene

    Members of the IPS are cordially reminded that the 2015 AGM will be held on

    Saturday 12 December 2015

    in the ambiance of a private room at

    The Civil Service Club, London

    at 2:30 pm.


    Why not make a day of it and come for the luncheon at 12:30 p.m.?

    There is a cost to this, so please let the Chair, Mary Sorene, know soonest if you wish to join us for lunch.




  4. Thursday evening dictation

    by Mary Sorene

    What Susan said:

    I am a bit rusty, but I thoroughly enjoyed the shorthand.

  5. Christmas closing

    by Mary Sorene

    The IPS on-line dictation will be closed on Thursday, 22 December 2016 until (7-8 p.m.) and Thursday 29 December 2016.  We will resume on Thursday 5 January 2017.  We wish all members and participants a Merry Christmas and a Happy, Healthy and Prosperous New Year.  Mary Sorene, Chair.