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ABI WINTER SEMINAR 30th JANUARY 2015 PHOTOS Click here to see more  

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Annual Conference Cardiff 2015

Don’t forget to secure your place at the Annual Conference in Cardiff. The AGM takes place on Saturday 25th April 2015 followed by the farewell evening banquet.

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Professional Security Interview with Tony Imossi


Association of British Investigators President Tony Imossi was recently intereviewed by Professional Security Magazine concering BS102000.

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January 2015 Seminar


The ABI 2015 Winter Seminar took place on Friday the 30th January 2015 at the Radisson Blu Hotel, Liverpool. See photos here.

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2015 AGM


The Association of British Investigators 2015 AGM will be held on the 25th Aprl 2015 in Cardiff. 

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Queens Speech 4th June 2014


The Queen's Speech at the beginning of the 2014-15 Session will took place on Wednesday 4 June 2014.

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Clarity Issued by the FCA on Process Serving


Following representation by the Association of British investigators (ABI) the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has reviewed the licensing ....

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