All meetings in 2020 will be held at the Catholic Church in High Street Welshpool at 7.30pm as follows:
January (Monday 20th) – Ian Hughes
The early days of the car industry.
March (Monday 16th) – Ged Cliffe
Experiences in the Gas industry.
May (Monday 18th) – Tony Beardsall
All welcome. £3 entry (reduced if a member).
Details of how to become a member can be found here and the membership application form can be found here. Please return to the secretary.
A press release for this evening was posted here – Railway group set to go Underground
The agenda is posted here.
The annual accounts are posted here.
The annual meeting minutes 2018 are posted here.
Following the AGM Robert (Bob) Robinson gave a presentation on some history and unusual facts about the London Underground.
Thanks to all who attended.
DETAILS OF NEXT MEETING OF THE AREA GROUP can be found here.
Date: Monday 16th December 2019
Time: 7pm for 7.30pm
Menu See MENU posted here
Price £12.99 (2 course) or £14.99 (3 course) per person
Payment Full payment with booking and menu choices (non returnable).
To book Anyone can attend, bookings to be received by 1st December 2019.
Eric Lunt – Box Farm Cottage, Trewern, SY21 8EH (payment by cheque)
Frank Mullin – email@example.com (payment by bacs)
Please note that the Meeting of the Group at the Town Hall on Monday 16th September has been postponed. It is hoped that a new date will be arranged early in the new year.
The other autumn meetings are to happen as planned.
The Hixton Rail Disaster – we have a wonderful speaker in Malcolm Gardner
Monday 20th May 2019 at 7.30pm in the Council Chamber of the Town Hall Welshpool
All welcome – small charge for refreshments and entry (£3). Full details here.
Help required to prepare Raven Square Station for the start of the new season on the WLLR. Volunteers who can help for a while should be there any time after 10am on Tuesday 2nd and/or Wednesday 3rd April. You even get a cup of tea!
No skills required. Things that need to be completed including some cleaning, washing down of the building, painting signs etc. All welcome.
The Welshpool Area Group will have its usual tombola to raise funds for its work at the annual Welshpool and Llanfair Light Railway Steam Gala being held from Friday 30th August to Sunday 1st September 2019. The stall will be based at Raven Square.
Any offers of help will be received with open arms.
Contact the Secretary with your interest on firstname.lastname@example.org