The Friends of the
National Railway Museum

South of England Group
Vice Presidents: David Buck; Peter N Townend

Last Update

23 July 2018

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Diary of Events



18 August 2018
Outreach Stand
Bishops Stortford Model Railway Exhibition
Birchwood High School
Parsonage Lane
CM23 5BD

1 September 2018
Outreach Stand
Biggleswade Market

10 September 2018
Evening Talk
A Myriad of Manx Railways
Nicholas Wheatley

29 September to 1 October 2018
Outreach Stand
Flying Scotsman at the Nene Valley Railway
Wansford Station

8 October 2018
Evening Talk
British Veterans at Home & Abroad
Nick Lera

12 November 2018
Evening Talk
5 Belle Trust
Gordon Ruston

24 to 25 November 2018
Outreach Stand
Warley Model Railway Exhibition
National Exhibition Centre


Evening Talks - these are held at:

St Paul's Church,
5 Rossmore Road,

This is on the west side (Paddington direction) of Marylebone Station, about 200 yards up Harewood Avenue, left on to Rossmore Road, and the church entrance is about 50 yards on the left. Bus numbers 189 (Marble Arch – Brent Cross) and 139 (Waterloo – Golders Green) stop outside the church entrance. The nearest tube stations are Marylebone Station and Baker Street. Entry is £3 per head to help cover the meeting cost including tea or coffee which is available before the meeting. Doors open at 18.15, talks begin at 18.45 and meetings finish by 20.45. Guests are very welcome.
Click here for map.

Outreach Stand Presence - the sales stand carries various goods linked to the NRM. These include books, postcards, posters, greeting cards, calendars etc. Also available is the exclusive collection of prints by Michael Turner which can only be purchased from the South of England Group. If you run an event that has a transport flavour, model railway exhibition, or even craft fair, and would like us to visit, please contact our outreach organiser to see if we can oblige.

Visits - members' visits to special events, often including behind the scenes tours.