PROGRAMME OF MEETINGS

 

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2019

6 November    “An 8th Colour Rail journey” A digital presentation.  PAUL CHANCELLOR (Bromsgrove),

4 December    “Cambrian & North Wales mid-1960s to early 1970s: the early days of narrow gauge preservation” A slide presentation.                              BILL CHAPMAN (Nantwich),

2020

8 January        “A centenary of Doncaster Station and associated life”  BRIAN LONGBONE (Scunthorpe).

5 February      “P.S.O.V. 2019” A review of steam on the main line on Blu ray” DAVE RICHARDS &  KARL JAUNCEY (Marchington &

                        Kidderminster).

4 March          “The Great Western Railway - a personal appreciation” COLIN ELLIS (Measham).

18 March        ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING. Followed by “The G.C. Bridge - the gap update” – by TOM INGALL and presentation of the

                       cheque from B.R.S.

1 April             “From my brother’s collection of early 1960s steam” A black & white show. JOHN DAGLEY MORRIS (Cheltenham).                                                                                   

6 May              “Around Britain & Ireland in steam days” A slide show. JOHN LANGFORD (Long Eaton).

3 June             “Annual Fun Quiz”.  CHRIS EATON & DAVE HOOK (Burton).

1 July              “Moseley Collection Part 2 – Railways around nationalisation 1946 to 1949.  ROBIN MATTHAMS (Little Hayford, Staffs).

5 August         “Railways today: Part 3” Digital presentation ADAM CRICK (Burton).

2 September   “Steam across the Counties of Somerset & Dorset in the 1960s” Slides & cine MICHAEL CLEMENS (Pershore).

7 October     ""55 Years of railway photography: Part 6" Traditional slides. LES NIXON (Hathersage).

21 October     Display of Members photographs and Pie & Peas Supper all in the Main Hall.

1 November    B.R.S. 2020 Model Rail-Ex at the National Brewery Centre, Burton. The Last Ever!

4 November    “A Colour-Rail journey)” A digital presentation. PAUL CHANCELLOR (Bromsgrove).                                                                                                                

2 December    “More Capturing the Present & Recreating the Past” More digital. JASON CROSS  (Leicester).

Programmes may change in the event of unforeseen circumstances.

For further information contact the Club Night Organiser, Mark Ratcliffe on 01283-221537 or e-mail: enquiries@burtonrailwaysociety.co.uk

 

Unless stated otherwise, meetings are held on the first Wednesday of the month at Marston’s Social Club, Shobnall Road, Burton-upon-Trent, DE14 2BG and start at 7.30 pm.

A date shown in italics means the event is in addition to the normal monthly meetings and may start at a different time.

Visitors are welcome - admission £2 per person.


 


 

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