01924 295493/4/5
Mon - Friday, 8am - 4pm

All appointments are held at Federation office. However if the appointments we offer do not suit, alternative arrangements can be made with the companies.


As there is limited parking at the Federation Office, there are a number of other places you can park nearby:

  • On the road opposite the Federation Office between 10am – 2pm.
  • College Grove Sports Ground, opposite the Federation Office (collect a token from the Federation Office to park there for free).

Schofield Money Tax and Financial Planning in Retirement

Date of Event - 19/11/2019

The seminar will provide retirees an introduction to financial planning and outline the importance of investing your money tax efficiently. By working through real life examples, it will show you that you have the ability to significantly reduce the amount of tax you pay each year in retirement. The seminar will run for approximately 1h 30mins to 2 hrs and will also include up-to-date tax legislation, investment theory, an explanation of market volatility and cash flow forecasting.

To arrange an appointment please contact the Federation Office 01924 295494/5 or use our Retirement Seminar Booking form.

Lynsey Bashforth – Wills, Probate & More

Date of Event - 21/11/2019

Bashforth-Young Solicitor is a specialist Private Client law firm covering Wills, Probate, Lasting Powers of Attorney, Court of Protection, Trusts and Tax Planning. We offer a free advice clinic at the Federation office for all police, police staff and their family members.

Please visit www.bashforthyoungsolicitor.co.uk for more information.

We offer a free will service for basic wills. If circumstances are more complex, then a discounted rate will apply to our usual fees. Family members will also receive 20% off our usual fees.

LATEST OFFER – Lasting Powers of Attorney: –
Lasting Powers of Attorney are usually £400.00 + VAT + registration fee per document. We currently have a ½ price offer of £200.00 + VAT + registration fee per document.

To arrange an appointment or obtain further information, please call the Federation office on 35194 or 01924 295494/5 or Bashforth-Young Solicitor directly on 01977 649922.

Appointments can be made for both the Police Federation office, and Bashforth-Young Solicitor offices in South Elmsall, Pontefract – all offers still apply.

Barnes Family Law – Alison Barnes

Date of Event - 22/11/2019

We are a specialist niche family law firm offering West Yorkshire Police officers and Police staff a 40% discount on our hourly rate.

Barnes Family law is based in the centre of the West Yorkshire Police district. We are local solicitors who are familiar with the local Courts and are only ever a maximum of 30 minutes from any of the West Yorkshire Courts. We specialise in all family law areas and have particular expertise in dealing with police pensions on divorce.

We offer a free, no obligation initial appointment which can be arranged around your availability at our office or at the monthly surgeries held at the federation office.

  • Our office is out of town with ample free parking and only five minutes from M62 junctions 25 and 26
  • To find out more about our personal, affordable and reliable service visit our web page www.barnesfamilylaw.co.uk or call us on 01274 861096.

Police Mutual local Mortgage Clinics

Date of Event - 28/11/2019

If you are thinking of buying your first home, moving house or are wondering how re-mortgaging could help keep your mortgage costs down, then book your slot on a Police Mutual Mortgage Clinic. You’ll have the opportunity to discuss your mortgage needs with an impartial mortgage advisor.

The Mortgage Advice Service from Police Mutual is an independent service that searches the whole of the mortgage market to find the most suitable deal for you. With access to thousands of products and exclusive deals, you can rest assured you’re in safe hands. Their advisors are not tied to a particular bank or building society. They are totally independent and impartial, so there is no hard sell.

The one-to-one sessions are free to attend and they run regularly throughout the year. So, if you are…

  • Considering your options because your current deal is about to end
  • Thinking about buying your first home
  • Looking for a Help to Buy scheme
  • Moving house
  • OR looking at Buy-to-let… whatever situation you’re in, Police Mutual are there to help.


98% of the members who responded to the Police Mutual customer satisfaction survey said they’d recommend the Police Mutual Mortgage Advice Service to a colleague or family member*.

We have arranged for a Police Mutual Mortgage Advisor to provide Mortgage Clinics at the West Yorkshire Police Federation Office, Trennaren, 3 Eastmoor Road, Wakefield WF1 3RY on the following dates:

  • 28 March 2019
  • 25 April 2019
  • 30 May 2019
  • 27 June 2019
  • 25 July 2019
  • 29 August 2019
  • 26 September 2019
  • 24 October 2019
  • 28 November 2019

It’s easy to book your place, just follow these steps…

  1. Click on this link: https://www.policemutual.co.uk/mortgages and select the tab “Mortgage Clinics”
  2. Choose your preferred date and fill in the required information
  3. Police Mutual will get back to you and book you a Mortgage Clinic appointment

*Based on 185 responses from Police Mutual members who arranged a mortgage. Survey conducted between 01/08/18 and 31/12/18. West Yorkshire Police Federation is an Introducer Appointed Representative of Mortgage Excellence Plc (MEX) which is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority. MEX, trading as Police Mutual, is registered in England and Wales No. 03527577. Registered office: Alexandra House, Queen Street, Lichfield, Staffordshire, WS13 6QS.

Nicola Fraser – Family Law Gorvins

Date of Event - 04/12/2019

Nicola’s specialism comprises all areas of Family Law including divorce, complex financial matters, pensions, issues relating to children, and domestic violence. If you would like to arrange an appointment please contact Gorvins Direct on 0845 539 5151

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