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General => Exhibitions and Events (Member Notifications) => Topic started by: Diary Man on October 15, 2016, 09:47:42 AM

Title: 2017 009 Society AGM and Narrow Gauge Show
Post by: Diary Man on October 15, 2016, 09:47:42 AM
Narrow Gauge Show and 2017 009 Society AGM:
All Saints Parish Hall and The Rainford Village Hall,
(The halls are 200 yards apart)
Church Road,
Nr St Helens,
WA11 8HE

Opening Times: 10.00-16.30.
The 009 Society AGM will take place in the Guide Hall in the early afternoon.  (this hall is opposite the Village Hall ). AGM times: TBA

Free Parking in and around the Halls  ( a map of the Village and the Car Parks will appear in the 009 Newsletter).
Both Halls are wheelchair friendly and there are some disabled bays at the Parish Hall.
Refreshments will be available all day at both Halls with seated rest areas to rest your feet and wallets.
Admission fee covers both Halls and there will be cash desks at both, please retain your ticket for entry into the other Hall.

20 layouts  in various scales/gauges.
12  Trade Stands  along with Society Stands and Demos.
The above will include the 009 Society Sales Stand.
Narrow Gauge Rly Societies include  FR/WHR,  Talyllyn, Fairbourne, Lynton & Barnstaple along with the Transport Museum in St Helens.

As a bonus, you can take advantage of a Free Ride around Rainford on an ex St Helens Corporation back loader Double Decker Bus.
Timetable for the Vintage Bus will be available on the day.

One or two layouts to whet your appetite,
"Leek & Manifold" by Dr Alan Gee
"Corris Railway" by Rod Alcock.
New Lynton & Barnstaple layout in 009 by Bob Barnard.