Cheltenham [CHM]


Some words of welcome...

What's on


Click the venue name to see more


Richard Morris

Meeting reports

Lansdown Junction in the 1950s

21 Oct 2021

Presenter: Dr Peter Darke On 21st October we welcomed Dr Peter Darke to present his thoughts on “Operations at Lansdown Junction in the 1950s”. Peter had spent time as a student…

Read More

Rail Operations in the U.S.A.

16 Sep 2021

Presenter: Sholto Thomas Our first live meeting for 19 months was a presentation on “Rail Operations in the U.S.A.” by Sholto Thomas. Describing many enjoyable trips to the States, Sholto…

Read More

20th April 2021 · Branch AGM followed by:- “Railway Holidays in the West Country, Part 1 – Cornwall”

20 Apr 2021

Presenter: Stuart Warr We held our Branch AGM, virtually, on 20th April attended by 12 Branch members and 21 guests from other Branches and Societies. Minutes of the previous meeting…

Read More

16th March 2021 · “The Gwili Railway”

16 Mar 2021

Presenter: Iain McCall Iain McCall introduced us to “The Gwili Railway” on 16th March. This standard gauge preservation line in West Wales was the first to get going in the…

Read More

16th February 2021 · “From Platform Bench to Viaduct Maintenance”

16 Feb 2021

Presenter: Phil Deaves “From Platform Bench to Viaduct Maintenance” was the subject for Phil Deaves’ presentation on 16th February. Phil is a Network Planning Manager (Major Projects) working for Great…

Read More

19th January 2021 · “The Honeybourne Line”

19 Jan 2021

Presenter: Bernie Holland We welcomed Bernie Holland from Watford for our January meeting to present “The Honeybourne Line”. Using a collection of images from photographs, slides and digital photography, Bernie…

Read More

24th November 2020 · “Ends of the Lines – part 1”

24 Nov 2020

Presenter: John Cowlishaw John zoomed in, from Wrexham, to our gathering on 24th November with his “Ends of the Lines” presentation. This is a developing work and, acknowledging many of…

Read More

27th October 2020 · “Volunteering on the GWSR”

27 Oct 2020

Presenter: Richard Morris The branch’s first on-line ‘Zoom’ meeting took place on 27th October with 25 members taking part with several being from other branches including our Canadian member. Society…

Read More

18th February 2020 · “Mind the Gap”

18 Feb 2020

Presenter: Jason Cross Our February meeting saw Jason Cross of Leicester giving a splendid presentation on the London Underground. Using a mixture of video and still shots along with many…

Read More

21st January 2020 · “Swiss Travel Wonderland”

21 Jan 2020

Presenter: Sholto Thomas What a magical mystery tour this was covering the 4 corners of that wonderful country. Sholto showed images of all forms of public transport, trains, trams, buses,…

Read More