The NHS Retirement Fellowship provides friendship, fellowship and fun to retired NHS and social care staff and their friends and families, along with access to a great range of discounts and benefits.

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Life with the NHS Retirement Fellowship

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Please note: Central Office is currently manned by one member of the team on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. We will continue to work from home at other times. The office phone number - 01305 361317 - is available for you at all times. Please leave a message when the office is unmanned and we will call you back. Branch meetings are currently suspended. For media enquiries, please contact Lucia Hiden, Head of Communications, on 07739 138954 email

New Gov.UK guidance from from 2nd December 2020

New restrictions are due to be introduced for England on Wednesday 2nd December. Click on the headline to go to the website for more information. Different restrictions apply to Scotland and Wales so please follow guidance for your area

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Were you involved in the delivery of a previous mass vaccine launch?

We have been contacted by NHS England to ask if any of our members have been involved in the delivery of previous vaccine launches or other large scale public health campaigns. Examples of such vaccines could be MMR, MenC or HPV. If you took part, and would like your experiences to be considered as part […]


Free online talks for NHS RF members – next up -Tuesday 15th December at 10.45am – ‘Tis the season to be jolly!

A number of free talks are being broadcast live especially for NHS RF members. Over 900 of our members  have now watched at least one talk and have told us that they are thoroughly enjoying them. Register at If you have any problems registering, please contact Sally Bundock at Talks will be fortnightly […]


Joining the NHS Covid-19 vaccination team.

We know from a number of posts on our Facebook page and from speaking to members that some of you are keen to get involved with the Covid-19 vaccination programme either as returning clinicians or as volunteers. Please click on the links below for the updated information relating to signing up for the various roles, […]

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