The Grasshopper Pensioners� Club is an official
social organisation - supported� by Barclays
- for the benefit of Members of Staff of Martins Bank Limited.�� Members get toether several times a year
and keep in touch through the club�s Newsletter, for which Martins Bank
Archive carries the most recent editions.�
The latest of these are available now, and you can read and download
them to keep by clicking on the relevant image (right).�
New Year 2024
Reading the online version does NOT prevent members
receiving a paper copy of the Newsletter, if that is their already expressed
preference.� Earlier editions of the
newsletter can also be accessed by clicking on the images below further down
this page.� If you are a member of
Martins Bank Staff and would like to contribute to the newsletter, if you
would like to find out about joining our Club, or if you would like a paper
copy of the latest newsletter, please email Club Secretary, Dave Baldwin at
the following address:�� [email protected]
Message from the Grasshopper Club Committee
We understand that the
death of a loved-one is difficult at the best of times, but it is made even
more challenging by the current COVID 19 pandemic. The accompanying guide has
details on how best to notify Willis Towers Watson of your loss which will enable
your benefits to be paid as soon as is physically possible.
However, should you
experience any problems whatsoever, please do not hesitate to make contact
with me so that I can attempt to bring about a swift resolution to your
problems although I am unable to guarantee success.
If you still have your
bank account(s) with Barclays then click on this link for further practical
In the meantime, we hope
that all of our former colleagues will continue to enjoy good health and to
see as many as possible at our forthcoming Regional Lunches once �Lockdown�
ends and we get back to normal daily life.
�ADVISING A DEATH�
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COVID-19 A MESSAGE FROM THE PENSION FUND TRUSTEES
from the Trustee of the Barclays Bank UK Retirement Fund (UKRF).
thoughts at this time are with our members and their families.
would like to reassure you that we have reviewed our resilience plans and
those of our suppliers in light of the operational challenges posed by COVID-
do not expect there to be any impact on our ability to continue to pay
pensions to members.
continue to monitor the situation around the developing COVID-19 outbreak
closely and communicate with you again when appropriate.
1120-130 Station Road | Redhill, Surrey, RH1 1WS
+44 1737 273149
Please feel free to share this message with your
colleagues to allay any fears that they might have about their future
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CONTINUED GENEROUS GUIDANCE, ADVICE AND SUPPORT OF
BARCLAYS GROUP ARCHIVES IN
THE BUILDING AND SHAPING OF THIS ONLINE SOCIAL HISTORY.