Members’ Day and AGM 2024

Grand Station, Wolverhampton Sun Street, Wolverhampton, United Kingdom

The AGM part of the day will allow remote participation via Zoom.  If attending remotely, you must pre-register with Zoom, using the link below. Brunel Suite, Grand Station,  Sun Street,…

The1968 Hixon Level Crossing Disaster

CHR Bassil Shippam Centre Tozer Way, St Pancras, Chichester, West Sussex, United Kingdom

In this dreadful accident a huge articulated transporter lorry, carrying a 120-ton transformer slowly over the automatic level crossing at Hixon, was hit by a 500-ton express train travelling at…

Archive and Library Open Day

RCTS Library Leatherhead Station Approach, Leatherhead, United Kingdom

Archive and Library Open Day

That Was The Year That Was – 1971

HTC Welwyn Digswell Village Church Hall, Welwyn, Hertfordshire, United Kingdom

A Hitchin & Welwyn Garden City branch presentation. Presenter: Geoff Plumb Geoff returns with another of his popular TWTYTW series. ‘That Was the Year That Was – 1971’. A very…

35mm gricing home and abroad

FLL Carnforth Royal Station Hotel, Market Street, Carnforth, United Kingdom

Railway Observer editor Mike robinson will show some of his excellent pictures

Archive and Library Open Day

RCTS Library Leatherhead Station Approach, Leatherhead, United Kingdom

Archive and Library Open Day

The Vintage Trains Story – the rise to a Train Operating Company

MKY Milton Keynes Network Rail - The Quadrant: MK, Elder Gate, Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, United Kingdom

Joint meeting with the Institution of Mechanical Engineers Mike Corbett gives a talk on the history and development of Birmingham based ‘Vintage Trains’ to Train Operating Company status, together with…