Programme 2023

Except where shown all meetings commence at 7.00pm


 ** Meetings marked thus are at Springfield Park

Sunday 1st January        New Year’s Day Steam up - Midday onwards**  

Friday 6th January         General Meeting

Friday 20th January       Member’s Projects/Bits and Pieces

Friday 3rd February       John Schofield - Teenage visits to NG Railways in the 1960s

Friday 17th February      Auction Night

Friday 3rd March            Graham Nicholas – Talk “Building the P2 steam locomotive”

Friday 17th March          An informal exhibition night – any old or new models, made or bought welcome.

                                      All gauges and sizes. No cups awarded.

Friday 7th April  Good Friday.  Just nattering in the Hut** 7.00 pm 

Friday 21st April Judith Atkinson - Talk “The Big Ditch”

Friday 5th May General Meeting

Friday 19th May Models Running Night - 5pm onwards**

Friday 2nd June  General Meeting

Friday 9th June  Club visit to Anson Engine Museum, Poynton during day

Friday 16th June Models Running Night - 5pm onwards**

Friday 7th July Members projects / Bits & Pieces

Friday 21st July  Models Running Night - 5pm onwards**

Friday 4th August           General Meeting

Friday 18th August         Quiz (Roy Holt)

Friday 1st September     Visit to ELR shed and workshops.  7pm in Bury

Friday 15th September   Auction Night

Friday 6th October         Models Competition Night

Friday 20th October       Annual General Meeting

Friday 3rd November      Roy Holt Talk – Garden Railways

Friday 17th November    General Meeting

Friday 1st December      Bob Hayter Talk

Friday 15th December    General Meeting


 ** Meetings marked thus are at Springfield Park

All meetings and talks are held at Castleton Community Centre, Rochdale OL11 3AF.
General meetings start 7-00 pm and are for members and prospective members only.
All talks start at 7-30 ending at 9-00 pm all members and general public welcome