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Dates announced for Midland Exhibition

The next major model engineering event in the calendar is the Midlands Model Engineering Exhibition which will take place October 16-19 at Warwickshire Exhibition Centre. The venue has been increased in size by 15% which, plus a temporary structure, will … Continue reading

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Railway of the Year 2014

Society Chairman Lofty Ailwood presents the “Railway of the Year 2014” plaque to Chris Knibbs of Ingfield Light Railway in West Sussex following the Society’s AGM at Littlehampton Railway the previous day. Good weather saw six engines in steam – … Continue reading

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Changes to the constitution

Following the decision at the 2014 AGM the Society’s constitution has been changed to reflect the new year end of August 31. The principal reason for the change was to prevent the clashing of the Society AGM with those of … Continue reading

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Hastings Visit

I visited the 10 1/4 inch gauge Hastings Miniature Railway Sunday 13 April 2014. Trains were being hauled by No 4 ‘Speedy Fizzle’ 4w-4wDH built in 2011. Uncle Jim 4-4wDH built 1968  was visible in the shed and D801 Ex-Paignton … Continue reading

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