Meeting Reports

Meeting Reports

 

Friday 1st March 2019
‘A G M & Members Evening'

The AGM 1 March was attended by 34 members and visitors who heard satisfactory reports from the Officers. Re-elected were Chairman and Sales Officer - Canon Rev Brian Arman, Secretary - Paul Udey, Treasurer - Stewart Jolly, Catering Officer and RO Reporter - Roger Newman and Committee- Andrew Davison, Tony Horstmann, David McCollum, Dale Robertson, and Reg Wood. Members presentation followed with slides by David McCollum 'LNER Wales and Wirral (part 3) looking mainly at LMS, Standard and then GW locomotives. Next was Bruce Parkin with 'A Footplateman's View'. Always with a camera in his bag, scenes were mainly around Bristol but a diesel in Holloway Street tunnel from the track was privileged. Digital presenters were firstly Dale Robertson with 'Little Trains of France' covering 60cm and 75cm railways in the north, secondly Stewart Jolly with 'Still Loco after all these Years', looking at diesel hauled scheduled services in the modern era and lastly Arthur Turner with 'Forty Years On' depicting in 1979 electric and steam on the main line and preserved railways including a magnificent signal gantry at Eastleigh. A great variety of subjects.

Last updated: 28th April 2019