Operation Uplift - integrating financial and strategic plans


Event summary

An event to gain a better understanding of how police forces can integrate their financial and strategic plans in order to get the best out of Operation Uplift. Details and a programme for the day will follow shortly.


28 April 2020
Starts: 10:00
Ends: 16:00


CIPFA Mansell Street
77 Mansell Street
Greater London
E1 8AN
[See map]

Standard price

£345.00 excl VAT

Network Member Price

£295.00 excl VAT

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About this event


  • Find out about latest strategic and policy developments facing the police and fire sectors
  • Hear the latest on the financial implications of Operation Uplift and progress on recruiting an additional 20,000 police officers
  • Ensure your strategic and financial plans are aligned to get the most out of Operation Uplift
  • Discuss the practical issues with colleagues from other OPCCs, police forces and fire and rescue authorities/services.


  • Accounting
  • / Financial management
  • / Financial reporting
  • / Governance
  • / Performance improvement and policy
  • / Police
  • / Shared services
  • / Value for money

Speaker - Alison Dewhirst, Police Advisor, Police Network

Alison Dewhirst

Alison has worked in and for policing for over 25 years since her first days as a researcher for City of London Police and has experienced an incredible amount of change in the sector over that time. Alison runs the CIPFA Police and Fire Network, running events and writing publications. She manages the CIPFA Police and Fire Panel and oversees the coordination of its sub-groups. Alison works closely with colleagues in the CIPFA Policy and Technical team, the Networks team and across CIPFA on a whole range of finance and governance related issues affecting police and fire services. E: alison.dewhirst@cipfa.org, T: 01904 675587.