Garden Railway Open Days

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G Scale Society Diary (from 17th March 2020)

Society Diary

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Solent Area Group

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Running Dates for Redcoat Orchard Junction,
for the Year 2020.
Redcoat Orchid, Catsfield,
East Sussex, Battle, TN33 9DU

March
Sunday 1st at East Horsley Surrey Group
Saturday 21st

April
Saturday 4th 16mm Society at Peterborough
(Delayed due to the Corona Virus)

Monday 6th
Wednesday 15th
Saturday 25th

May
Monday 4th
Wednesday 13th
Saturday 23rd

June
Monday 1st
Wednesday 10th
Saturday 20th

July
Monday 6th
Wednesday 15th
Saturday 25th

August
Monday 3rd
Saturday 8th Bexhill model railway (ESGR)
Wednesday 12th
Saturday 22nd

September
Sat & Sun 5th & 6th Llanfair Garden Show
Monday 7th
Wednesday 16th
Saturday 26th

October
Monday 5th
Wednesday 14th
Saturday 24th

November
Monday 2nd
Wednesday 11th
Sunday 15th Henfield at W.Sussex & Solent
Saturday 21st December
Monday 7th
Wednesday 16th
Saturday TBA
December Dates may be reconsidered.

Donation please of £2.00 per adult per session and £1.00 per observer.

Dates may alter at the discretion of the Committee.

 

Saturday 21st March

North West indoor meeting
10.00am to 2.30pm
All welcome
St Alban’s Church Hall, Lindsell Road,
Broadheath, Altrincham,
Cheshire.
WA14 5NX
John Hulse 07989639815

Saturday and Sunday 21st+ 22nd March

London Festival of Railway Modelling
10.00am – 5.00pm (4.30pm Sunday)
Alexandra Palace
London N22 7AY
Free shuttle bus from Alexandra Palace station or Wood Green tube.
Public Event entry £13 (£12 in advance)
The Whiteleaf Light Railway in operation.

Saturday 28th March

Devon Indoor Meet
Times: 14.00-17.00
Event Location: Newton St Cyres Village Hall, EX5 5BW.
Description or further details: Description: Indoor meet with the group layout (45mm gauge). DCC, Battery or analogue (will swap at some point during the afternoon). No live steam possible unfortunately. Bring what you wish, but we have a loose theme of British outline. Aim is to finalise the 2020 modelling competition.
Event Contact Name: Ann Feetham
Public or Members’ only: Members but guests welcome
Telephone: 01392 215837

Sunday 29th March

South Staffs Group Indoor Meeting
Please bring trains to run
We have tracks for digital or analog
and battery or live steam.
10:45 to 15:00
9:30 to 15:45 if you wish to help
assemble / dismantle the layout.
St Peter’s Church Hall
Whitehouse Lane
Codsall Wood, Wolverhampton, WV8 1QS
Roy Pedder 01902 752061 or 07545619530
railroy@virginmedia.com

Sunday 5th April

East Midlands Indoor Meeting
11.00 am to 4:30pm
Walesby Village Hall, near Tuxford, NG22 9NY
Stan Birkett 07722 057214

Three Counties Area Group Garden Meeting
12:00-16:00
Leicester.
Access: Level, One Step to toilet.
Analogue, Radius One Curves
Contact: Jason Walter 07850 330174

Easter SATURDAY 11th April 2020

Kent Area Group
Hayes Valley Railroad Open Day
2pm Onwards
Bromley, Kent
Jason Workman 020 8462 7599
Public

Saturday 18th April

North West indoor meeting
10.00am to 2.30pm
All welcome
St Alban’s Church Hall, Lindsell Road,
Broadheath, Altrincham,
Cheshire.
WA14 5NX
John Hulse 07989639815

Sunday 26th April

South Staffs Group Indoor Meeting
Please bring trains to run
We have tracks for digital or analog
and battery or live steam.
10:45 to 15:00
9:30 to 15:45 if you wish to help
assemble / dismantle the layout.
St Peter’s Church Hall
Whitehouse Lane
Codsall Wood, Wolverhampton, WV8 1QS
Roy Pedder 01902 752061 or 07545619530
railroy@virginmedia.com

Three Counties Area Group Indoor Meeting
13:00-16:30
Hinckley, Leicestershire
Access: Some stairs to layout, toilet & Kitchen available.
Massoth DCC/Live Steam/Battery/ Analogue
Contact: John Davidson Before Day 07958 165570
or on day Eddie Spencer 07908 830597 or Joth Parkins 07860 184524

Sunday 3nd May

East Midlands Indoor Meeting
11.00 am to 4:30pm
Walesby Village Hall, near Tuxford, NG22 9NY
Stan Birkett 07722 057214

Saturday 9th May
(Delayed due to the Corona Virus)

Association of Larger Scale Railway Modellers show
10am – 4.30pm
The Rivermead Centre
Richfield Avenue
Reading RG1 8EQ
Public event entry £9 (society members £8)
The Whiteleaf tramway with rack section in operation.

Saturday 16th May

North West indoor meeting
10.00am to 2.30pm
All welcome
St Alban’s Church Hall, Lindsell Road,
Broadheath, Altrincham,
Cheshire.
WA14 5NX
John Hulse 07989639815

Saturday 23rd May

Three Counties Area Group Garden Meeting
13:00-16:00
Desborough, Northamptonshire.
Access: Some Steps, Stairs to toilet.
Marklin CS2 (Via Ipad)
Contact: Brian Lambert 07950 039020

Saturday 30th May

Delayed due to the Corona Virus
New Date: 3rd October, 2020

We have over 41 confirmed traders from the Very biggest names, to the Very Newest traders, and we have just over 10 layouts in various scales and gauges including 32mm, 45mm and gauge 3, a 5 inch ride on railway on site, and a discounted ride on a preserved railway next door, private gated car parking, disabled accessible and all for £7.00
10am..till 4.30pm.

www.lgrf.co.uk

Saturday 6th June

Northolt Model Railway Club open day
1030am – 5pm
Northolt Village Community Centre
Ealing Road,
Northolt Middx UB5 6AD
Public Event – admission by donation.
The Whiteleaf tramway in operation
NB outside location – subject to weather conditions.

Sunday 14th June

Three Counties Area Group Garden Meeting
13:00-16:30
Hinckley, Leicestershire
Access: Level.
Massoth DCC
Contact: Eddie Spencer 07941 388587 or 01455 448241

Saturday 20th June

North West indoor meeting
10.00am to 2.30pm
All welcome
St Alban’s Church Hall, Lindsell Road,
Broadheath, Altrincham,
Cheshire.
WA14 5NX
John Hulse 07989639815

Sunday 19th July

Kent Area Group
Hayes Valley Railroad Open Day
2pm Onwards
Bromley, Kent
Jason Workman 020 8462 7599
Public

Saturday 25th July

Three Counties Area Group Garden Meeting
12:00-16:00
Leicester.
Access: Level, One Step to toilet.
Analogue, Radius One Curves
Contact: Jason Walter 07850 330174

Saturday and Sunday 15th+16th August

Models Weekend
10.00am-5.30pm
Crich Tramway Village
Near Matlock, Derbys, DE4 5DD
Public event entry £18 (seniors £14.50) free return within 12months.
enquiry@tramway.co.uk
The Whiteleaf tramway in operation.

Sunday 23rd August

Three Counties Area Group Garden Meeting
13:30-16:30
Burbage, Leicestershire. Access: some steps, ground floor toilet.
Analogue.
Contact: David Corbett 01455 618643 or 07751 898619

Saturday 5th September

Three Counties Area Group Garden Meeting
13:00-16:30
Birstall, Leicestershire.
Access: Ramp, some steps to toilet.
Analogue and Piko/Massoth DCC control.
Contact: Tony Kennell 01162 673289 or 07917 324017

Sunday 6th September

Kent Area Group
Hayes Valley Railroad Open Day
2pm Onwards
Bromley, Kent
Jason Workman 020 8462 7599
Public

Saturday 19th September

North West indoor meeting
10. 00am to 2.30pm
All welcome
St Alban’s Church Hall, Lindsell Road,
Broadheath,
Altrincham,
Cheshire. WA14 5NX
John Hulse 07989639815

Saturday 17th October

North West indoor meeting
10. 00am to 2.30pm
All welcome
St Alban’s Church Hall, Lindsell Road,
Broadheath,
Altrincham,
Cheshire. WA14 5NX
John Hulse 07989639815

Saturday 21st November

North West indoor meeting
10.00am to 2.30pm
All welcome
St Alban’s Church Hall, Lindsell Road,
Broadheath,
Altrincham,
Cheshire. WA14 5NX
John Hulse 07989639815

Saturday 19th December

North West indoor meeting
10.00am to 2.30pm. + N.W. A.G.M.
All welcome
St Alban’s Church Hall, Lindsell Road,
Broadheath,
Altrincham,
Cheshire. WA14 5NX
John Hulse 07989639815

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