Branch News


Next branch meeting
Tuesday 27th June
The Faversham Club
At 19.00

Agenda will include;
Local & Head Office Corresondence
Matters Arising
Applications for membership
Reports from LDR’s, ULR’s
Equality and H&S Reps


     The End of an Era
Shares in every brewery in the country have soared following the shock announcement of Steve “Grudd” Gurdler’s retirement.
Grudd has been Faversham’s secretary for longer than anyone will admit to knowing, but at the end of March he took medical retirement. Ironically just as he was declared fully fit!
Recently ASLEF President Tosh McDonald declared Grudd a legend, and he certainly is. 
We are incredibly proud and privileged to have had Steve as our secretary, but he was also a formidable H&S Rep, District secretary and AAD delegate.


Steve presided over his final branch meeting earlier this month, where he was presented with a certificate by District 1 EC member Marz Colombini.
Never one to do anything in half measures Steve has already begun a series of farewell “celebrations”.
Don’t worry if you’ve missed them all so far, one is bound to be heading to a bar nearby soon!


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Basic IT Course
at ASLEF Head Office

26th February 

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