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by Peter Hall
Thu Feb 08, 2018 10:34 am
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Wadsley Bridge Footexs
Replies: 14
Views: 40438

1973 F. A. CUP SEMI-FINAL

Further information regarding the trains to Wadsley Bridge and Sheffield (Midland) including the DMU formations for the Sunderland trains has been discovered in a note book that belonged to the late Peter Fox, This additional information has now been added https://www.rcts.org.uk/branches/sheffield/...
by Peter Hall
Thu Jan 04, 2018 10:19 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Northern Counties Transport Society
Replies: 25
Views: 61901

Re: Buckley Wells Transport/Railway Enthusiasts

Thanks Robert for your post. Too long to post on here and not in a format that I can transfer the text, but I have available a nine page history of the Buckley Wells Transport/Railway Enthusiasts (BWRE) compiled by none other than Dave Felton. If anyone reading this post would like a copy, then eith...
by Peter Hall
Sat Dec 30, 2017 9:35 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Northern Counties Transport Society
Replies: 25
Views: 61901

Re: Northern Counties Transport Society

Welcome to the RCTS Bill. You will find a few Northern Counties Transport Society (NCTS) refuges within its ranks including one current and one former Branch Chairman. I have also sent you a PM, if not received could you email me at dilemmas@rcts.org.uk Good progress is now being made with locating ...
by Peter Hall
Thu Nov 16, 2017 3:01 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Wadsley Bridge Footexs
Replies: 14
Views: 40438

1989 FA Cup Semi Final

Further details have now emerged regarding the four football specials run from Nottingham to Sheffield (Midland) for this match. We are though still short of a few details for that day. If you have not recently looked at https://www.rcts.org.uk/branches/sheffield/page.htm?id=sheffield/wbfootex pleas...
by Peter Hall
Thu Nov 16, 2017 12:27 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Size of the RO
Replies: 16
Views: 33237

Re: Size of the RO

I always renew my membership annually, not tempted by discounts for longer, you never know what direction the Society might take. I do intend renewing for 2018 though. Oh I wish he wouldn't I hear some of you cry!! I am though faced with a dilemma. While ever the RO is available in printed form at t...
by Peter Hall
Fri Aug 25, 2017 10:47 am
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Library
Replies: 27
Views: 61966

Re: Library

Note that developments with the Library are being discussed in the Society Yahoo group but not on here.
by Peter Hall
Tue Jul 18, 2017 8:19 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Skegness 20s
Replies: 5
Views: 12554

Re: Skegness 20s

On 31st August 1975 our records have 20168+20173 on the Derby Skegness with 2512%+25270 on the return with no relief running. This though is a day when conceivably miss-identification of trains took place. 25125+25270 had in fact been on the Derby-Skegness & return for the previous three days so wou...
by Peter Hall
Wed Jul 12, 2017 10:20 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Skegness 20s
Replies: 5
Views: 12554

Re: Skegness 20s

Although I no longer normally post on this forum I will make an exception in this case. I suspect the source of these references is the 'Weekday Skegness Trains 1975' summary that I typed during the 1980's. A photo copy of this was sent to Pip at a Greenfield, Saddleworth address in the early summer...
by Peter Hall
Fri Apr 28, 2017 10:45 am
Forum: Discussion
Topic: 2017 AGM Coventry
Replies: 11
Views: 25504

Re: 2017 AGM Coventry

Unless any hitches arise in the next twenty four hours I should be in attendance throughout the AGM with a small table display promoting the bits I look after on the website. I am grateful to a member attending for the first time and Society secretary who are making arrangements to bring laptop comp...
by Peter Hall
Tue Apr 25, 2017 11:20 am
Forum: Discussion
Topic: RAILWAY OBSERVER CHANNEL
Replies: 162
Views: 475151

RAILWAY OBSERVER on Society Website

Is their some reason why the RO and associated documents appear as pdf some time after they are added on pagesuite? A good example is the May RO which when I just looked was not available in pdf format. Similarly, although the 2017 AGM Supplement (titled 80th but actually 81st) is now available as a...