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Introduction The Matabeleland Branch, alongside other branches based in Zimbabwe, used to fall under the wing of the Central Branch until the latter was disbanded and formed into a Central Advisory Committee. The Matabeleland Branch now stands as an autonomous body with its own constitution and serves the interests of former members of the force in the Matabeleland region.
Principal ContactPersons wishing to make contact with the branch should contact the
Address: 1 Mukwa Rd, Newton West.
Telephone: +263 9 470972;
Mobile: +263 712 213607
Office Bearers

Ken Macdonald

Karl Hurry
Vice Chairman
Branch News

Matabeleland Branch AGM The Matabeleland Branch of the Regimental Association held their AGM on 20 March 2016, which was followed by a social function held in the ìThe Green & Whiteî at the home of Karl and Denise Hurry. Following the Chairmanís Report and the Financial Report the incumbent Committee all agreed to continue and were voted in en bloc. Although rained threatened, it held off, and a very pleasant occasion was enjoyed by the 13 who attended the meeting and a number of others. Guests were Tom & Bronwyn Fulton.
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25 March 2016

Matabeleland Branch AGM Notice is hereby given that the Annual General Meeting of the Regimental Association (Matabeleland Branch) will be held at Newton West, Bulawayo on Sunday 20 March 2016, commencing at 11:00am. Members may acquire the Agenda from the Hon. Secretary - see above
12 March 2016

Matabeleland AGM The Annual General Meeting of the Matabeleland Branch of the Regimental Association was held on 14 March 2015, at the (Green & White) poolside bar at the home of Karl & Denise Hurry, situated in Bulawayo. Following the Chairmanís Report, the Treasurer opined that the Branch's finances were satisfactory. The present Committee were voted in en bloc: Ken MacDonald (Chairman); Karl Hurry (Vice Chairman/Treasurer); Denise Hurry (Secretary); Gordon Geddes and Tom Cranston (Committee Members). There followed a social braai.
1 March 2015

Matabeleland Branch Social Function : March 2016

Members of the Matabeleland Branch enjoying a braai
Informal Functions The Matabeleland Branch of the Regimental Association meets, informally, once a month at the Hillside Bowling Club, on the first Monday of ever month. Please contact if visiting Bulawayo from out of town.
Forthcoming The following forthcoming functions may be of interest. For further detils contact the
First Monday of the Month at 5:00pm
General Gathering and Sundowner Hillside Bowling Club Pavillion
Sunday 20 March 2016 12:30pm
Annual General Meeting Newton West, Bulawayo
Joining the Branch Would you like to join the Matabeleland Branch of the Regimental Association? Write to the Hon. Secretary.