Swiss Railways
              for Manchester

This site is for all enthusiasts of Swiss Railways, especially those in the Manchester area.



Swiss Railways Society Manchester Branch meetings 2017:

4th January - Alphabet Soup - Members' Photos

1st February - John Marrow - Another of John's
                                         Ramblings!

1st March - Philip Donbavand - Unesco got it right,
                                         RhB Thusis to Tirano

5th April - TBA

3rd May - Tomas Cusack - TBA

7th June -

5th July -

2nd August -

6th September -

4th October - Nigel Emery - TBA

1st November - A Mark Grice presentation

6th December - Quiz Time
 
All take place on Wednesday evenings, normally the first Wednesday of each month, at the Friends' Meeting House, Mount Street, Manchester (close to St Peters Square Metrolink station) from 7:00 pm to 9:15 pm. Presentations usually commence 7:30pm.

Visitors are welcome on payment of a small donation of 2 towards the room hire.






SWISS RAILWAYS SOCIETY MANCHESTER NEWS

Updated 9th December 2016

 
Sorry to inform you that Jo Crane, a founder member of the Manchester Branch, sadly passed away, at home, on December 9th.
A lover of Switzerland and all things Swiss she will be sadly missed.

                
Next meeting: 4th January 2017 - Alphabet Soup - Members' photos with an Alphabetic Theme

NOTE:  St Peter's Square Metrolink station is now open again.


The SRS web forum (members only)


Dave Howsam's H0m Rhaetian Railway layout 'Untermutten' will be appearing at exhibitions as follows:

2017
April 1st - 009 Society - Rainford

April 9/10 - TrainWest, Corsham, Wilts

May13/14 - Apedale, North Staffs

  Continental Modeller write-up for Untermutten in Feature Articles - Untermutten

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