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 2016:


1st June - Lucerne - Lake and Mountain presented by Chris Platford

6th July- More European Ramblings presented by  John Marrow

3rd August - Members' Photos - Summer Scenes

7th September - Swiss & Austrian Snapshots by Dave  Howsam

5th October - Nigel Emery presents The (Late) Alan Donaldson Collection

2nd November - TBA

7th December - Annual Christmas Fun Quiz

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.


Updated 25th May 2016

Next meeting: 1st June - Lucerne - Lake and Mountain ; presented by Chris Platford

NOTE: Trams are running through St Peters Square  but are not stopping there until Autumn 2016!

The SRS web forum (members only)

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


June 11/12 - Peak Model Railway Exhibition, Bakewell

September 3/4 - B&ELMRS at Hyndburn

October 8th  - Sheffield MRS ; Darnall, Sheffield

April 1st - 009 Society - Rainford

April 9/10 - TrainWest, Corsham, Wilts

May13/14 - Apedale, North Staffs

  Continental Modeller write-up for Untermutten, latest changes and new pictures in Feature Articles - Untermutten

Hints on Preparing pictures for our shows