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by Train Spotter
Sun Oct 14, 2018 1:42 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Tram Train
Replies: 4
Views: 6635

Re: Tram Train

The first passenger services should be as follows on Thursday 25th October 2018

0939 am Dep from the Cathedral tram stop

1019 am Dep from Rotherham Parkgate
by Train Spotter
Sun Oct 14, 2018 1:09 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Library
Replies: 27
Views: 35621

Re: Library

Hello all, My first post since re-registering on the forum (not sure what happened to my original account...). I was lucky enough to be invited to the opening of the new library facilities in my capacity as Chairman of the Watford Branch and many thanks to the powers-that-be for that. Despite the w...
by Train Spotter
Thu Oct 11, 2018 11:27 am
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Library
Replies: 27
Views: 35621

Re: Library

Its now 6 days since the Library was officially opened but if you look on website click on the Library quotes last updated April 2018.... Why is it so hard for somebody to update the website or have we got send the carrier pigeon to find out the latest information..... I want to come to look for som...
by Train Spotter
Fri Oct 05, 2018 1:53 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Tram Train
Replies: 4
Views: 6635

Tram Train

Tram Train Between Sheffield & Rotherham will open to passenger services on

Thursday 25th October 2018
by Train Spotter
Tue Sep 25, 2018 8:36 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Library
Replies: 27
Views: 35621

Re: Library

After years of will it happen won't it happen.... It will finally open on

Saturday 6th October 2018

The opening ceremony will be performed by

Mr Paul Atterbury..... ( Rail Enthusiast & Author & was on BBC Antiques Road show)
by Train Spotter
Thu Aug 16, 2018 10:41 am
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Survey / Questionaire
Replies: 15
Views: 16529

Re: Survey / Questionaire

If the Society is to survive to its 100th year then it needs to attract new and younger members. Ideally the Management Committee should be surveying young enthusiasts who are not members, but surveying young members is the next best thing. Surveying older members will only result in more of the sa...
by Train Spotter
Thu Aug 16, 2018 10:29 am
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Survey / Questionaire
Replies: 15
Views: 16529

Re: Survey / Questionaire

There is no sense in asking people 'just like you' for information that you already know. Evidently the committee is formed from older people who can already answer on behalf of older people. To find out what younger people want or how younger people think involves asking them. Now, if the committe...
by Train Spotter
Wed Aug 15, 2018 5:24 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Survey / Questionaire
Replies: 15
Views: 16529

Survey / Questionaire

Is the management committee trying to side track older members?????

In recent months they are offering Free membership if you join during 2018 to celebrate 90 years of the society...

Now they've sent a questionaire to younger members.... But we older members seem to be getting sidelined Why?????
by Train Spotter
Wed Jun 20, 2018 2:34 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Free Membership for 2018
Replies: 6
Views: 9876

Free Membership for 2018

I read in some of the railway press that if you join the RCTS in 2018 you will get Free membership for the duration to celebrate its 90th year...... What about members who have been in the society for 50 or 60 years or even 5 or 10 years when are they going to get a free membership for a year???????...
by Train Spotter
Sat Jun 02, 2018 8:10 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: New timetable
Replies: 1
Views: 3644

Re: New timetable

Norther Trains will be introducing an Emergency timetable in the North West from Monday 4th June until the end of July in the hope that they can start to run a timetable of sorts.... They are withdrawing 165 trains services.... But as they've been cancelling around 250 trains a day i cannot see how ...