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Dates for Your Diary

Indoor meetings

Tuesday 30th October
Welwyn Garden City
Railways in a Yorkshire Landscape
Stephen Gay

1400
Tuesday 13th November
Hitchin
L &SWR in 1914
Alan Norris

1930
Tuesday 27th November
Welwyn Garden City
My Life on SR/GWR/WR 1947 - 1975
Adrian Vaughan

1400
Tuesday 11th December
Hitchin
'FREIGHT TRAINS AROUND BRITAIN IN THE 21ST CENTURY'
Geoff Brockett

1930
Tuesday 18th December
Welwyn Garden City
'Something Continental – The Paris RER'
Michael Bunn

1400
Tuesday 8th January 2019
Hitchin
'Thrills and Spills - My life in railway operations'
Chris Blackman

1930
Tuesday 29th January 2019
Welwyn Garden City
'Modern Traction in the 1960s'
David Percival
Expect some great photography!
1400
Tuesday 12th February 2019
Hitchin
'That Was The Year That Was - 1963'
Geoff Plumb
An ever popular presentation
1930
Tuesday 26th February 2019
Welwyn Garden City
'Steamy Stories from the Footplate'
A Welsh Highland Railway Experience
Stephen Jupp

1400
Tuesday 12th March 2019
Hitchin
'Branch Annual General Meeting and Members' Presentation Evening'

1930
Tuesday 26th March 2019
Welwyn Garden City
'1000 Eggs on a Bicycle'
Colin Boocock
Amazingly this is about railways!
1400
Tuesday 9th April 2019
Hitchin
'On and Off the Footplate'
Aspects of a career spanning 42 years
Bill Davies

1930
Tuesday 30th April 2019
Welwyn Garden City
'Model Railways'
Michael Watts and Bernard Gudgeon
Something for every enthusiast
1400
Tuesday 14th May 2019
Hitchin
'A History of the Post Office Underground Railway'
The unusual goings on under ground
Chris Taft

1930
Tuesday 28th May 2019
Welwyn Garden City
'The Somerset & Dorset Railway'
An afternoon of nostalgia
John Day

1400
Tuesday 11th June 2019
Hitchin
'Railway Disasters'
Who knows what may turn up tonight
Matthew Hills

1930
Tuesday 25th June 2019
Welwyn Garden City
'Immingham Loco Shed'
Somewhere we all remember
Brain Longbone

1400
Tuesday 9th July 2019
Hitchin
'By the Midland to Cambridge'
Robin Cullup
A real historic route this one!
1930
Tuesday 30th July 2019
Welwyn Garden City
'Swindon Works 1880-1922 The Golden Years'
The second part of Brian’s historic Swindon
Brian Arman, RCTS President

1400
Tuesday 10th September 2019
Hitchin
'Modern Traction in the 1960s'
Expect some great photography
David Percival

1930
Tuesday 24th September 2019
Welwyn Garden City
'Through Kirton Tunnel'
A railway journey from Sheffield to Cleethorpes
Stephen Gay

1400
Tuesday 8th October 2019
Hitchin
'London to Velke Kapusany, a 21st Century Odyssey'
David Jackman
Who knows where this may lead us?
1930

Hitchin meetings are held at Tilehouse Street Bapist Church, Upper Tilehouse Street, Hitchin SG5 2EE, commencing at 19.30
New Venue from September 2016

Welwyn Garden City - afternoon meetings are held at Methodist Church, at the junction of Ludwick Way and Cole Green Lane, Welwyn Garden City AL7 3PN, commencing at 14.00 (doors open 13.30)

Both Society members and non-members are very welcome to attend our meetings

last updated: 04/10/18