Affiliated to the Southern Federation of Model Engineering Societies 


SARUM MODEL TRACTION ENGINE CLUB

2018 FORECAST OF EVENTS (as at 1 May 18)

 

Date

Event

Remarks

1

Sat-Sun 12-13 May 2018

Breamore Countryside Museum working weekend

Contact Paul Hudson or John Findley if additional details required

2

Sat 16 Jun 18

Amesbury Carnival

Details from John or Sharon on 01980-625755

3

30 Jun 18

Alderbury & West Grimstead  School Fete

12-3pm onwards.  John and Dave coordinating

4

15 Jul 18

Broughton Fete

John Wallis coordinating

5

Fri-Sun 20-22 Jul 18

Netley Marsh Steam & Craft Show (3-day event) 

Show details awaiting promulgation.  Contact Dave on 01980-625684 if interested in attending

6

Sat 25 Aug 18

GDSF on-site rendezvous

Details from Peter on 01722-341723

7

Sun 16 Sep 18

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

Location West Tytherley, SP5 1NU. Details from Dave on 01980-625684

8

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

9

Sun 14 Oct 18

Derek Marder’s steam-up

Details from John on 01980-625755

10

Sun 21 Oct 18

Burseldon Brickworks Industrial Museum - Halloween Steam-up

Arrangements being confirmed.  Details from Sharon on 01980-625755

11

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

12

Early Dec 18

Portsmouth Dockyard themed weekend

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

13

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.