Sussex Transport Interest Group
RAIL - ROAD - AIR - SEA
Monthly meetings are held at the Brighton Model Railway Club clubrooms
London Road Station, Shaftesbury Place at 7.45pm for prompt start at 8pm.
The committee; Keith Carter - Brian Boddy - Jon Milyard - Andy Dean
||Details on the topic of the evening;
||Two Gerry's Film Show
||Keith Carter presents an evening of cine films from the collections of Gerry Collins & the Late Gerry Hughes.
||AGM - Followed by
The man who made Meccano
|John Hollands relates the story of Frank Hornby.
||The development of the Railway around the Port of Newhaven
||Presented by John Blackwell.
||The SNCF today
||Michael Bunn reviews the current railway scene in France plus some historical background.
||Paddle Steamers in pieces
||Roddy McKee makes a welcome return to discribe the work to keep these venerable ships in service.
||The story of Diesel Multiple Units
||We welcome back Tim Lawrence who will relate the development of the DMU.
||Coach outing to Brussells
||With a set down at Depanne/Adinkerke for the coastal tramway and Ghent. 01273-512839
||Anorak goes into Europe
||Paul Snelling takes us on a journey to the continent.
||Evening Visit to the Lavender Line
||A return ticket in conjunction with the Mid Hants Railway Group.
||German Railways Past & amp; Present
||Frank Arnold relates the history & development.
||Chat 'n' Snap
||An opportunity for members to share their favourite slides.
||The past ten years of The London Bus Scene
||A visit to the capital with Haydn Davies, including some vintage views.
||An ecclesiastical excursion
||With John Bishop in the Pulpit.
||The Christmas Social Evening
||India by Rail by Godfrey Gould, follwed by the annual festive refreshments.|
Set at the West Blatchington Windmill, pre-paid tickets required.