Monthly update – August 2017

by / Friday, 25 August 2017 / Published in Information Hub, News & Media

We’ve just published our update for August 2017.







This months update includes:

  1. Updated information on travelling to the US
  2. An advice post detailing ways of disclosing your criminal record if you don’t believe you’ve done anything wrong
  3. A personal story on getting permission from probation to return overseas following a conviction in the UK
  4. A link to a discussion on theForum around the impact of Brexit on travelling to Europe
  5. Details of how the Disclosure and Barring Service will be introducing basic criminal record checks for people in England and Wales.


The full update provides a summary of:

  1. the latest updates to our self-help information site for people with convictions
  2. recent posts to our online magazine, theRecord
  3. discussions on our online forum
  4. other news and developments that might be of interest to individuals with a criminal record


Read the August 2017 update in full


Best wishes,




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