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Sussex Transport Interest Group

Monthly meetings are held at the Brighton Model Railway Club clubrooms
London Road Station, Shaftesbury Place promptly at 7.45pm


Wednesday of; Presentation Title; Speaker and further details;
20th January Chat 'N Snap Your opportunity to share up to 36 favourite slides
Or a short Powerpoint presentation if pre-booked before the meeting.
17th February AGM - Followed by Letter Boxes Paul Snelling will talk about British Letter Boxes and their development
16th March
The cat with no tail - A Manx experience More from that transport paradise called the Isle of Man with Keith carter
20th April Maerdy to Millford Haven Peter Jones makes a welcome return to conduct us on a further tour of South Wales Railways
18th May Worldwide Steam on the Narrow Gauge Presented by Mike Hudson
15th June Blue Plaques of Southern England Joe Whicher explores the many buildings that have been graced with a Blue Plaque to commemorate the former well-known, or perhaps, not so well known inhabitants
20th July
A nostalgic look at the railways in the 1950's and 1960's with Terry Cole
17th August Frogs, Ears & Pull-offs Peter Williams relates the history and the bizarre aspects of the development of overhead current collection for both trams and trolleybuses
21st September A pre-grouping panaorama: Railways of character
Roger Brasier takes a look at the railways prior to 1923
19th October Around the country - Part 3 Gerald Mead continues his retrospective tour of the bus industry of yesteryear
16th November Europe then and now - Part 2 Another tour by Chris Warren that will include both Switzerland and Portugal
21st December The Christmas Social Evening
Another hour's entertainment commencing at 7:45pm
followed by the annual festive refreshments
As usual, set at the West Blatchington Windmill, admission by ticket only
Any other additional events during the forthcoming year will be notified in Newsletter,
which is published in March, July and November
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