South Herts Gas Retired Employees Association
South Herts Gas REA

Corona Virus

Click here to link-up with the NHS website and here for the GOV.UK website
advice on the STAYING ALERT
It has some useful information

Download the latest Corona Virus Testing sites for Hertfordshire here,
it also gives the categories of those people eligible to use these facilities.
The pop-up sites in Hertford (Saturdays), Watford (Sundays) and Stevenage (Mondays),
in addition to the weekend, Saturday, Sunday and Monday, an additional day has been added, Thursday's have been commissioned by local NHS organisations and are supported by the military. Testing at each site will open at 10am and run until 4pm.

The government is now advising the public to wear a face covering in some circumstances, such as enclosed spaces where social distancing may not always possible.

Face coverings do not protect you from contracting coronavirus. However, if you are infected but havenít yet developed symptoms, they should help to provide some protection for people you come into contact with in a busy shop or on public transport.
To help people to interpret the governmentís advice and choose the right face covering for their circumstances, the Public Health team from Hertfordshire County Council has developed guidance for employers and the public
Download the attached guidance Here

Diary of Events

These are our current diary of events for members:

Message from UK Pensions

A Q&A facility is available for members who need to contact the National Grid Pensions Team at this time, has been published to the National Grid UK Pension Scheme website. To read the information, simply Click on the Links page above, then National Grid and visit their website, select which type of member you are are and then go to the News page.


We have issued another Newsletter - News-Break 73, it's available on our Member's Area page. Click here to open the Member's Area Page.
Our Member's Area page is password controlled, just email the REA email address by clicking here and it will be sent to you.

News-Break 74 is being planned, so articles will be required now and at the very latest mid-May to Sue Burbidge, email address on Member's Area page - see above.
Thank you to those who have sent their email address in.


Bowls is suspended indefinitely at Harpenden Indoor Bowling and Townsend Bowling Clubs with immediate effect. Winter and Summer season affected.

Contact our organizers of this event from our Member's Page,
or email us from here, if you are interested in playing
in the future.
A warm welcome awaits you.

Coach Outings

Details of our Trips for 2020 are under review


The Away Day Break Details in June this year can be found
on the Member's Area page click here

Report on Members Area Page, click here
on our trip to Royal Albert Hall on 23rd December 2019

Buckingham Palace Report is on the Members Area, click here.

and New Photos are available, click here.

All the Outings Photos are shown on the Outings pages within the Photo tab,
take a look - see who you recognize.


Don't forget anyone who plays golf can play, just contact the Golf  Treasurer/Secretary, details on the Member's Area page.

Golf Photos on the Photos 18-19 page, click here


Golf  at Aldenham Golf Club has been postponed and will be rescheduled to the Autumn or 2021

Golf at Knebworth; waiting for the Club to return the message left on their answer phone.


Knebworth Golf Day Booked for Monday 13th July 2020 details here nearer the date.
And waiting to hear from them after several calls.

Further Dates here soon


Look at the latest photo on the Rambles Photo page,
also Rambles Photo pages 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018
with the latest Photo to be added May 2019

Rambles Suspended while Coronavirus is active

Social  Meeting

Our next Social Meeting will be arranged once the lockdown is changed and allows us to go ahead.  
Doors open at 11.00am and the gathering commences at 11.15am
British Legion HQ, Queensway, Hemel Hempstead HP2 5DF.
Parking Facilities at the rear of the Girl Guides HQ Queensway are available for us.

The Social Meetings are postponed.

Please keep looking at this website for updated information.
Send an email with any questions you may have by
Clicking Here

Member's Area Page
Find the latest copies of our Newsletters, Accounts, Minutes, etc and many more features on this password controlled page
Latest News-Break 73 is now on the
Member's Area page, Click Here

The Calendar of Events for 2020-21 can be obtained by clicking here

Spurious Emails
Details on the Member's Area page - in the Membership heading at the bottom on where to send them.
Also on the Members Area page a facility to check if something might be a 'Scam'
On both items, click here to take you to the Members Area page
Membership Updates/ Information on the Member's Area page More details here when Known