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by Andy Davies
Fri Oct 12, 2018 9:57 am
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Library
Replies: 27
Views: 19826

Re: Library

Train Spotter, I refer you to my previous comment regarding access: The initial arrangements for access to the Archive and Library at Leatherhead are published on Page 640 of the September RO. It is intended to have a regular opening time in due course but that does depend on volunteers (All volunte...
by Andy Davies
Thu Sep 27, 2018 6:40 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Library
Replies: 27
Views: 19826

Re: Archive and Library

The initial arrangements for access to the Archive and Library at Leatherhead are published on Page 640 of the September RO. It is intended to have a regular opening time in due course but that does depend on volunteers (All volunteers welcome!). Additional information is on the Library webpages htt...
by Andy Davies
Thu Sep 27, 2018 5:55 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: BINDING THE RO
Replies: 2
Views: 2082

Re: BINDING THE RO

As Paul says, Terry Silcock has used Chew Valley Bookbinders, Culvers Road, KEYNSHAM, BS 21 2DW

Contact: Ray Newman 0117 986 1296

Terry says it was ?13 or ?15 per volume a few years ago.

Andy
by Andy Davies
Sun Aug 19, 2018 6:34 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Survey / Questionaire
Replies: 14
Views: 7319

Re: Survey / Questionaire

The point is that we do have some younger members and we need to know what attracted them to join. If we can discover that, then maybe we can attract further younger people to the society. It is all about trying to stop the declining membership. The Development Committee has done some excellent work...
by Andy Davies
Thu Jul 26, 2018 8:18 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Members' Weekend 2018 Bournemouth
Replies: 1
Views: 1534

Re: Members' Weekend 2018 Bournemouth

We have used our allocation of Sea View rooms (with or without balcony) in the hotel. Bookings will now only be for standard rooms.

Andy
by Andy Davies
Thu Jul 19, 2018 7:51 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Members' Weekend 2018 Bournemouth
Replies: 1
Views: 1534

Members' Weekend 2018 Bournemouth

I am sorry to have to inform you that we have had to cancel the Friday afternoon visit to Bournemouth Depot. We have been told that the depot is unable to accommodate a visit. Those of you who have booked the visit will be refunded the cost during the weekend. Apologies for the disappointment. Andy ...
by Andy Davies
Thu May 10, 2018 8:58 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Membership Data under GDPR
Replies: 1
Views: 1535

Re: Membership Data under GDPR

I would suggest that you ask your branch committee for Officers' Newsletter 158 which contains the GDPR Guidance and Privacy Policy. They will also be on the website in due course.
by Andy Davies
Sat Aug 05, 2017 2:35 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Members' Weekend 2017
Replies: 0
Views: 2240

Members' Weekend 2017

For those of you who haven't yet done so, bookings are still open for this year's Members' Weekend at Southend-on-Sea. If you have mislaid the booking form that was included with the July RO, details can be found at: http://www.rcts.org.uk/about/news/Members%20Weekend%202017.pdf and the booking form...
by Andy Davies
Sun Jul 24, 2016 3:17 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Stock Changes - Do members still update books using them?
Replies: 3
Views: 3735

Re: Stock Changes - Do members still update books using them

Peter, Firstly, thank you for your efforts with these preservation stock changes (and to the guys who do the modern traction changes in the RO). I certainly make use of the reported changes. Although I no longer buy new stock books, over the years I have built up spreadsheets detailing all stock tha...
by Andy Davies
Sun Jul 17, 2016 11:35 am
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Members' Weekend and Officers Conference 2016
Replies: 8
Views: 7058

Re: Members' Weekend and Officers Conference 2016

Bookings have been arrriving very quickly this year, 69 people have now booked for some or all of the Members' Weekend events. Any members intending to book had best do so urgently! Remember that the visits are filled on a "first come first served basis", the later you book the higher the chance of ...