Severn Branch Christmas Lunch
Severn Branch will be holding their annual Christmas Luncheon on December 6th at the Dog at Over in Gloucester for members, guests & widows with Mike Cornwall attending as a special guest.
submitted by Steven Knight
Ladies and Gentlemen
It is with much sadness that I write to say goodbye to you all, I am moving on to pastures new transferring across departments to Ministry of Justice, it has been a pleasure to serve you for the past ten years I have made many friends and will miss you all dearly, for those of you whom may wish to keep in touch please contact Mike Godwin or John Venus who will give you my contact details, I have of course given them my consent to do so. I will of course still bump into some of you at reunions, and of course the local supermarket, you can’t get rid of me that easily!!!!
Farewell Fund For Sue Nelmes
Sue Nelmes is leaving the Ministry of Defence after many years, the last 12 of which have been working in the Regimental Offices in Salisbury under whichever Cap Badge had its Regimental Flag flying from the mast head during that period. Sue has always been a very people orientated person and has been the first contact for many who have had to provide the sad news of the passing of a regimental colleague. Her support for the Association has been first class and it is primarily because of requests from members who value her that it has been decided to set up a fund to present her with a farewell memento.
Anyone wishing to subscribe to the fund as a mark of our appreciation is requested to either:
a. Send a cheque made payable to “RGBW Charities” with “Sue Nelmes” name endorsed on the back. Please send cheques to:
Mrs Debbie Hards
The Rifles Office
14 Mount Street
You can send you donation electronically to:
Sort Code: 30 98 45
Account Number: 00587321
Account Name: The Rifles Taunton Office
Please use “Sue Nelmes” as a Reference.
Closing date for the Fund will be 30 November 2017.
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