Committee details

Independent Advisory Panel on Policing of Protests

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Purpose of committee

The Independent Advisory Panel for the Policing of Protests has been established to examine major protests and demonstrations in Greater Manchester.

The panel will provide strategic advice on how police manage major demonstrations, as well as being actively involved in police operations during live events.



  • Jim Battle (Deputy Police and Crime Commissioner)   
  • Atiha Chaudry   
  • Matthew Colledge   
  • Diane Curry   
  • Davine Forde   
  • Alan Manning   
  • Mohammed Sultan   
  • Janine Watson