Affiliated to the Southern Federation of Model Engineering Societies 

 

 

SARUM MODEL TRACTION ENGINE CLUB

2018 FORECAST OF EVENTS (as at 31st August2018)

No.

Date

Event

Remarks

1.       

Sat 22 Sep 18

Club road run & BBQ (and presentation of Club Cup)

Location West Tytherley, SP5 1NU.

Cancelled due to the  bad weather.  If the forecast is better next weekend, it may go ahead. Please check first with either Dave 01980-625684 or John 01980 625755

2

Sat-Sun 6-7  Oct 18

Hampshire County Show

Details to follow once show details promulgated.  Contact Dave on 01980-625684 if interested in attending

3

Sun 14 Oct 18

Derek Marder’s steam-up

Details from John on 01980-625755

4

Sun 21 Oct 18

Burseldon Brickworks Industrial Museum - Halloween Steam-up

Arrangements being confirmed.  Details from Sharon on 01980-625755

5

Tue 6 Nov 18

Noggin & Natter

George Hotel, Amesbury, SP4 7ET. 6.30pm if eating or from 7.30 in bar. Details from John or Sharon on 01980-625755

6

Early Dec 18

Portsmouth Dockyard themed weekend

Details awaited; possible limit on number of engines allowed.  John Findley coordinating.

7

Fri 14 Dec 18

AGM & Christmas function

Venue Porton Village Hall. AGM commences 7pm. Paul Hudson coordinating

 

Possible future events to be confirmed:

·         The proposed visit to Crossness Pumping Station in Sep/Oct 18 is on hold until the main engine house re-opens to the public, following the discovery of asbestos in late 2017.

·         Saturday in Sep/Oct 18 – guided tour of Didcot Railway Centre engine shed – Roger Melton confirming details.