AIPS 2018 newsletter 226 April 2018 (1)

Dear all
Please click on the "download file" link (below) to find the latest AIPS newsletter.
Many thanks

Membership 2017-18 document

Please complete the separate word document ("Download file" lik in this section) if you have not paid your membership fees for this year – and please note they are due again next year!

AIPS 2017 newsletter 225 November 2017

Dear all
Please click on the "download file" link (below) to find the latest AIPS newsletter.
Many thanks


AIPS 2017 newsletter 224 March 2017

Dear all, please click on the "download file" link below to find:
· Information on the 2016 exhibition winners
· Details of the 2017 exhibition
· A membership form


Dear all


With apologies as the newsletter should have reminded members…please pay your membership for 2017  using the form attached or the text copied below


If you are paying electronically by bank transfer (see below) please email Liz and Derek to let them know you have done this


Many thanks


Andrew Cooper


Chair, AIPS




Membership of Artists in Public Service (formerly Civil and Public Service Artists) is open to anyone aged over 18 (regardless of whether or not you are or have been a civil or public servant) and is currently £15 (cheques payable to AiPS).  Please complete and return this application form.


Membership benefits include:

i.                    attendance at organised Spring Holidays (not including costs for accommodation);

ii.                  the chance to join the Executive Committee and be involved in the running of the club;

iii.                the opportunity to exhibit at the Annual Exhibition; and

iv.                 receipt of the quarterly Newsletter.







Telephone       (Work):



E-mail Address:


Are you a serving, retired or ex civil or public servant?                                 YES/NO

Or other (please specify)


Is this a new membership application?                                                          YES/NO

Is this a membership renewal?                                                                       YES/NO


Please enter the date of this application                   ………………………….2017


Please send your applications and remittance (cheques payable to AIPS) to the Treasurer


            Derek Kinrade


            33 Highshore Road

            London SE15 5AF


If you wish to pay your membership electronically, you can do so by making payments to

            HSBC                                                               Account number          01337203

            431 Oxford Street                                            Sort code                     40-04-24

            London W1C 2DA


If you choose this option, please email Liz Spiro (the membership secretary) and Derek Kinrade so that they are aware at and



The President of the Artists in Public Service, Sir Jonathan Stephens KCB has great pleasure in inviting you to the private view of this year's Artist in Public Service Exhibition.


The private view and official opening of this year's exhibition will be held on Tuesday 18 October at 6pm.  The exhibition will be held in The Menier Gallery, 51 Southwark St, London SE1 1RU.  Light refreshments will be served.


The Exhibition will continue from 19 to 22 October 

It will be open every day from 10-6pm



Andrew Cooper

Chair, Artists in Public Service               

C/o Skipton House

80 London Road

London SE1 6LH

Membership fees

Dear all

Membership fees for the Artists in Public Service is currently worth £15 and checks can be made payable to AIPS or by bank transfer (see newsletter). 
Membership is open to everyone (regardless of whether you are or have been a civil or public servant).

Many thanks
Andrew Cooper

Chair, AIPS

Latest news

12. Apr, 2016

April 2016 Newsletter now online!

Dear all,
Please click the underlined title above to read the latest Newsletter.

Jun. 29, 2015

Latest AIPS newsletter is now online!

Dear all,
Please click the underlined title above to read the Latest Newsletter.
Sorry it took so long this time - it's all up and running now!

Dec. 10, 2014

Membership fees

Dear all

Please note that the £12 membership fee previously stated in the old website, is not valid for 2014-15. Apologies for any confusion caused from this.

As mentioned in the latest Newsletter below, membership for the Artists in Public Service is currently worth £15.
Please note cheques should still be payable to the old name of Civil and Public Service Artists (CPSA).
Membership is open to all people (regardless of whether you are or have been a civil or public servant).

Kind regards,

Nov. 11, 2014

CPSA NEWSLETTER 218 November 2014

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Nov. 5, 2014


Dear all

I will send out in the Newsletter, but early warning for you good people!

Could you please:
(a) Confirm you want to go (I have had some emails thanks)
(b) Order your food (either 2 or 3 courses) from the menu below and I will collate.
Please let me know if you think there is someone obvious missing from this list!

ANSWERS by Friday 28 Nov but asap if possible.



Christmas Dinner – 4 December

Two courses - £22.00.Three courses £26.00

Choose one starter + Main or a Main + dessert for 2 or all 3 for 3 courses


· Homemade cream of vegetable soup

· Potato, smoked bacon and red pepper soup

· Coquille St Jacques, scallops in creamy white wine sauce topped with mash potatoes, gruyere cheese, toasted breadcrumbs and parsley

· Wild boar pate, autumn fruit chutney and finedor baguette (No I don’t know what a “finedor” baguette is!)

· Chargrilled vegetable terrine and basil coulis, blue cheese, walnut, caramelised onion, cranberry, rocket leaf salads and house dressing

Main Course

· Traditional turkey served with chipolata stuffing and cranberry sauce

· Guinea Fowl supreme stuffed with pork, caramelised onion and ginger stuffing, with Drambuie sauce

· Slow cooked beef feather blade with stilton sauce and roasted chestnut crumble

· Yellow fin sole with smoked haddock and spinach with thermidor sauce

· Supreme of salmon in lime and coriander marinade, served with tomato, red pepper and ginger dressing

· Butternut squash with cannellini beans, mozzarella cheese, peppers and tomato with pumpkin and sunflower seed crumb

· Vegetarian turkey style roast with Wensleydale cheese, cranberry and orange

· Vegetable torte tatan, roasted winter vegetables in a cheddar, red onion and rosemary suet pastry with honey glaze and beetroot coulis


· Christmas pudding with brandy sauce

· Banoffee pie with digestive biscuits, banana slices, sweet toffee sauce and fresh cream

· Opera slice layers of almond sponge with coffee cream and ganache finished with a chocolate glaze

· Strawberry shortcake bavarois, strawberry mousse on a shortcake base topped with a strawberry glaze

· White chocolate torte laced with rum, berries and honey syrup

· A selection of cheese and biscuits served with onion and chutney - £2 supplement.

Aug. 7, 2014

Exhibition Catalogue - Images

Could images for the exhibition catalogue please be sent to
Many thanks

Aug. 6, 2014

CPSA change of name

How does AIPS sound to you? The new website gave us a rare opportunity to change our acronym to something more memorable. And the renamed Artists In Public Service grasped it in good time to promote our annual exhibition.
Please view the Aug. 5, 2014 news item for more information about participating in the upcoming AIPS Exhibition in October (form submission deadline is 1 Sept 2014).

Aug. 5, 2014


The deadline for receipt of submission forms this year (NOT PICTURES) will be on Monday 1st September 2014.
Please send to: Andrew Cooper, 28 Watford Close, Petworth Street, Battersea, London SW11 4QT.

And if you have not done so, a reminder for your membership fees too please!
Best wishes
Andrew Cooper

Aug. 1, 2014

AIPS 2014 Exhibition 20-25 October 2014

The CPSA 2014 Exhibition will be held in the Menier Gallery ( from Monday 20 (submission and hanging and not open to the public) to Saturday 25 October 2014. The private view will be held on Tuesday 21st October 2014 at 5.30pm. This newsletter contains important information about how to submit your entries (not pictures until 20 October) for this year’s exhibition.

Jun. 24, 2014

Newsletter 217 June 2014

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