MEETING PROGRAMME


Meetings are held at Newcastle Arts Centre, 67 Westgate Road, 

Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 1SG

(5 minutes from the Central Station)

At 6.30 FOR 7.00pm. Finish by 9.30pm

A collection will be taken at meetings to defray expenses.

For further details please use the Contact us page.

VISITORS ARE MOST WELCOME AT ALL OUR MEETINGS.

Note: New Venue and New Start Time


Friday 7th September 2018

THE END OF B.R. STEAM TRACTION ON THE MAIN LINE IN 1968

Malcolm Paul


Friday 21st September 2018
BLYTH AND TYNE PART III:- Newsham to Percy Main, Manors North and Tynemouth incl. Avenue and Collywell Bay Branches

Ed Orwin


Friday 5th October 2018
“LET’S CELEBRATE” a look at the 1875, 1925 & 1975 celebrations / Let’s celebrate for the SLS

Richard Barber


Friday 19th October 2018
THE EAST COAST MAIN LINE IN THE 1970s – a pictorial journey

Trevor Ermel


Friday 2nd November 2018
THE RISE AND FALL OF THE SLEEPER TRAIN


Tom Lloyd


Friday 16th November 2018
A HISTORY OF RAILWAY ELECTRIFICATION IN BRITAIN


Robert Gwynne, Associate Curator, Collections and Research, National Railway Museum


Friday 30th November 2018
TWO YEARS IN THE LIFE OF A RAILWAY ENTHUSIAST 1987/88

 


Malcolm Paul


Friday 14th December 2018
CHRISTMAS FESTIVITIES

 

A seasonal social evening of contributions from members and friends including the John Morris Photographic Competition. Partners are most welcome. Competition entries, taken during the last 12 months, close on 30th November and should be given to Ian Britton at Centre meetings or e-mailed to the Centre Secretary. 35mm slides also accepted and will be scanned in.








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