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Message from The Chairman

Good evening Jocks and friends,

The best laid Plans of mice and men Etc. Etc.

We, your Committee feel that it is prudent to postpone the First Sunday “Bring and Braai” due to the Covid-19 virus.

This is not a panic situation decision, but we are aware that many of the members that would have attended are at a very vulnerable age.

Under the circumstances we will not revert to the first Monday, in fact all Association activities are as of now, postponed for the short to medium term future. We will re evaluate after the Easter weekend .

Please be sensible and take all reasonable precautions.
Trevor (Porky) Wright
Chairman ~ Transvaal Scottish Regimental Association

News regarding PBASA Gatherings and Events

Greg Hurly, President of the Pipe Bands’ Association of South Africa (PBASA) has also released a statement regarding the upcoming gatherings.

In short, all gatherings, competitions and PBASA events will be postponed until further notice. The Vaal, Amanzimtoti and Cornwall competitions are immediately affected. All this events have been postponed.

Hurly goes on to say “We will continue to reassess our events as and when further information is forthcoming from the government in terms of when we can safely resume large scale events, and will where possible, reschedule all events and competitions to later in the year. “

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