Sadly, the branch was informed of the deaths of the following members. Retired PC Nicola King - Nikki joined Gwent Police as a police officer in 2012, serving in Newport. She had previously served in the force as a PCSO and retired on ill health grounds in 2018. Retired PS Bernard Scrivens - Bernie joined Gwent Police in 1969 and served for many years as Sergeant for Blaenavon and Garndiffaith, retiring in 2001 with 32 years service. Bernie was a former rugby player with Pontypool RFC, and played an integral part with Gwent Police RFC, winning the British Police Rugby Cup on a number of occasions. Retired PS Keith Edwards - Keith joined the Monmouthshire Constabulary in 1949 and served in the old ‘C’ Division before retiring from Gwent Police in 1980 after 31 years service. Retired PC John Dobbins – John served at Chepstow for a number of years. Retired DS Ernest John (Jack) Godfrey - Jack joined the Monmouthshire Constabulary in 1950 and retired from Gwent Police in 1975 after 25 years service.