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EPS Branches


Our International Branch is aimed at those in the field of resilience who live and/or work in another country.

East Midlands

The East Midlands Branch covers the six counties of Nottinghamshire, Leicestershire, Derbyshire, Northamptonshire, Lincolnshire and Rutland.


The Eastern Branch covers the counties of Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire, Essex, Hertfordshire, Norfolk and Suffolk.


London is the United Kingdoms capital and largest city with a population of over 7.5 million.

North Western

Welcome to the North West Regional Branch Pages. News and events from the North West Region are posted here on a regular basis.


The Northern Branch of the Emergency Planning Society serves Northumberland, Tyne and Wear, County Durham, Darlington and Teesside.

Northern Ireland

Welcome to the Northern Ireland branch of the Emergency Planning Society. Our mission is to promote all aspects of emergency planning in Northern Ireland.

Republic of Ireland

The Republic of Ireland branch was formed in 2002. It has in excess of 100 members that come from a variety of backgrounds in both the public and private sectors.


Welcome to the Scottish Branch section of the Emergency Planning Society website.

South Eastern

The South East Branch covers the geographical areas bounded by the Counties of East and West Sussex, Kent and Surrey.

South Western

The South West Branch includes the area from Gloucester to Bournemouth, from Swindon to the Isles of Scilly.


Covering the county areas of Berkshire, Buckinghamshire, Hampshire and the Isle of Wight and Oxfordshire.


Welcome to the Welsh Branch of the EPS. We have members from all corners of Wales from many different organisations and backgrounds. The branch strives to meet regularly and endeavours to be inclusive to all members across the nation.

West Midlands

The branch covers the areas of Shropshire, Staffordshire, Herefordshire, Worcestershire, Warwickshire and the West Midlands, which incorporates county, unitary, metropolitan and district authorities.

Yorkshire & The Humber

We are well represented on a number of Professional Issues Groups, with a broad spectrum of expertise including Crowd Safety, COMAH/Pipelines, Health & Environment, Local Authority, Media, Nuclear Issues and Transport Groups, CPD and Business Continuity.

East Midlands Branch Managing Debriefs / Techniques Workshop – May 2019

The East Midlands Branch hosted a full day workshop to develop members' formal debriefing techniques, an excellent and thought-provoking session run my Nigel Humphreys from the East Midlands Committee. The day included a series of structured group activities:

Reviewing the NOS against their own role

Completed a personal learning style questionnaire

Peer reviewed & benchmarked several debrief reports

Demonstrated use of the experiential learning cycle as a debriefing methodology

Explored the Joint Decisions Model as a debriefing model

Explored several communication styles

Reflected upon their own style / performance as a facilitator

This excellent day, attended by 8 EPS members can be duplicated elsewhere in UK, contact the branch chair - Andy McCombe - for more details.