Lansdown Junction in the 1950s

CHM Cheltenham Victory Club, Burlington House, Lypiatt Road, Cheltenham

Cheltenham branch · Presenter: Peter Darke

The Great Train Robbery 1963

CHM Cheltenham Victory Club, Burlington House, Lypiatt Road, Cheltenham

Cheltenham branch · Presenter: Ian Boskett

The Final Journey – the Untold Story of Funeral Trains

CHM Cheltenham Victory Club, Burlington House, Lypiatt Road, Cheltenham

If you ever thought Funeral Trains was a rather morbid subject - not a bit of it! Nicolas Wheatley has published a book on the subject. This evening will be an update from a fascinating presentation Nicolas gave to us 3 years ago.

The Hixon Level Crossing Disaster – 1968

CHM Cheltenham Victory Club, Burlington House, Lypiatt Road, Cheltenham

An, at the time recently installed, automatic barrier level crossing was the location of a collision between a road transporter and a train. What actually happened? What were the lessons learned? Come and find out from Malcolm Garner who has studied the incident and the subsequent enquiry reports.

Branch AGM and members entertain

CHM Cheltenham Victory Club, Burlington House, Lypiatt Road, Cheltenham

Our Branch Annual Business meeting with election of the committee. We will try to keep this formal business bit brief so we can get on with the more interesting part of viewing transport related images of what our members have been up to in recent times.