In view of the on going corona virus / COVID-19 pandemic situation, following Government and Trustees advice, all meetings for the rest of this season have been cancelled. We will be inviting the affected speakers to come and entertain us at future meetings, hopefully next year. 


Tuesday 17th March
 *** NOW CANCELLED ***  30850 Lord Nelson: its Restoration and Operation
Neil Kearns
Following the Prime Minister’s Statement late on Monday 16th March we have reluctantly decided not to take the risk involved in holding this meeting, and have reversed our previous decision that it would go ahead, so it is NOW CANCELLED

Monday 20th April
 CANCELLED  The Work of the RAIB
Ian Capewell, Inspector, RAIB
Monday 11th May
 CANCELLED  Around the World with 155 Hunslet WD 4-6-0Ts
Kim Winter

While we hope that our Autumn Meetings will be able to proceed as advertised, this will depend on the developing situation

Monday 14th September
Southern Steam 1897-1967
Videos from Screen Archive South East and West Sussex Record Office.
Tuesday 22nd September
Redhill – Afternoon
Southern Coaches
Mike King
Monday 12th October
Edward Thompson
Simon Martin
Monday 9th November
That was the Year that Was – 1962
Geoff Plumb
Monday 14th December
A Touch of Winter
Peter Robins

Croydon meetings are held at Small Hall (enter by door on right of main church entrance) of the United Reformed Church, Addiscombe Grove, Croydon CR0 5LP, commencing at 19.30 3 mins walk from East Croydon rail/tram station. From East Croydon Station, cross over the road and bear left, Addiscombe Grove is the second turning on the right at the traffic lights. The church is on the left hand side, and the entrance to the Small Hall is via the door to the right of main church entrance. A donation of £ 3.50 members / £ 5.00 non-members is requested.

Redhill – Afternoon meetings are held at Redhill Methodist Centre, Gloucester Road, Redhill, Surrey RH1 1BP, commencing at 14.00. It is approximately five minutes walk from Redhill Railway and Bus Stations, on the north side of the town centre. There is a public carpark (not free) across the road from the church. A donation of £ 3.50 members / £ 5.00 non-members is requested.

Last updated: 18th March