Events – twice monthly meetings.

1st February 2017AGMAll MembersBegbrook
15th February 2017David HardwickBrislington's Newcomen Engine HouseBegbrook
1st March 2017Electronics evening
Electrickery - come and talk about things you’ve made or added to your tools or models, Begbrook
15th March 2017Spring Auction - Alan HooperTime to spring clean your workshopBegbrook
5th April 2017Measurement - Show and tell. Kevin Slater (member)A talk on measuring 'things', demonstrating a wide range of instruments with tips and tricks on how best to use them Begbrook
19th April 2017On the Table
Bring your project to talk about and hear about other people's projects Begbrook
3rd May 2017GWR railmotors and a restoration. Peter JenningsThe background to GWR's use of steam railmotors on branch lines and the Great Western Society's Steam Railmotor project restorationBegbrook
17th May 2017A life inside Air Accidnet Investigation. Rob Norbury (member)
7th June 2017The Bristol to Frome line. Colin MaggsA brief history and description, including construction, from the author of more than 60 books about British railways. Begbrook
21st June 2017Midsummer meeting at the Ashton railway (weather permitting)Start time TBA Pack up at 8:30
Workshop demos (weather proof),
Electric loco Demo
Chairman's Challenge
Steaming Bay Open
Bring your Locos
etc etc
Ashton railway
5th July 2017Show and ChatInformal On-the-Table. Bring your stuff, chat to anyone whose interested and look around at other peoples stuffBegbrook
19th July 2017Model Aircraft evening:
MC John Beddis
On-the-Table focusing on your model aircraft projectBegbrook
2nd August 2017TBABegbrook
16th August 2017No MeetingSetting up Exhibition
6th September 2017On the Table
Bring your project to talk about and hear about other people's projects Begbrook
20th September 2017Autumn Auction - Alan HooperBring back what you bought at the last auctionBegbrook