Bedford Branch

Chairman: Bill Davies
Secretary: Geoff Biggs Click to E-mail

 

In normal circumstances, 13 meetings are held each year at 19:30 - 22:00 in
St John's Church Hall, St John’s Street, Bedford, MK42 0DL
(unless otherwise stated)

Admission £1.00 Members, £2.00 Non-members (includes free tea or coffee).  Refreshments are served at half-time
You can buy new and second-hand books and other items at all indoor meetings.

 

Meetings Programme 2021

We have now resumed physical meetings, at St John's Church Hall

5th October

North Staffordshire Railway part 2, by Brian Sullivan
Part II covers the line from Derby to Crewe via Stoke and Uttoxeter and the Harecastle diversions north of Stoke. in part I we went to Leek Brook Junction and took the line round to Caldon Low; in part II we continue from Leek Brook Junction to North Road on the Stoke – Macclesfield line.

19th October

AGM + Peter Crossman’s B&W photographs of BR steam
Our annual outbreak of democracy will, depending on the number questions by the membership, be kept as short as possible so we can enjoy our guest speaker Peter Crossman’s B& W digitised images.

2nd November

"Over the hills and far away" Part 1 Craven Arms to Llandovery
Chris Jones tells the story of the LNWR's struggle to reach Swansea. Including a few 2021 updates.

7th December

Railway Photography - a Different Point of View
Steve Sedgwick captures trains and workers in winter, fog, snow & ice

21st December

Christmas Meeting
Frank Banfield shows more films from his extensive collection with a candlelight supper from the local chippy!