Events – twice monthly meetings.

DATESpeaker/EventDetailsLocation
17th October 2018Richard Ross"The Restoration and Maintenance of an 18th Century mill" - how the Saltford brass mill was conserved and the complex management arrangements to achieve that aim.Begbrook
7th November 2018Professor Ian Lane"Composite Structures - The Airbus A350 XWB" - Why would you want to build an aeroplane out of composite materials & what challenges do you have to overcome to do it ?Begbrook
21st November 2018Hugh Conway"Bugatti - Engineer, Designer, Inventor" - Ettore Bugatti (1881-1947) is perhaps most famous for his racing cars which are now acknowledged as works of art.Begbrook
5th December 2018Ladies Night - Clifford White - Members only please"Behind the Scenes at the Antiques Roadshow" - Describing how the programme is set up and recorded, liberally laced with humorous anecdotes of problems that can be encountered.Begbrook
19th December 2018Members NightBring you stick, disc, model, etc
It's your night
Begbrook
2nd January 2019Special topic evening TBABegbrook
16th January 2019Andy Bowdidge"GWR Fleet Transformation" - What is involved in the biggest fleet transformation on the Western since the 1990s?Begbrook
6th February 2019AGMMembers onlyBegbrook
20th February 2019Paul Stanford
Network Rail
"Transforming the Western Region" - an illustrated journey over the Western Region since it has been transformed starting with Reading remodelling in 2010, coming up-to the present dayBegbrook
6th March 2019Special topic evening TBABegbrook
20th March 2019Spring AuctionTime to clear out your workshopBegbrook