some dates to add to the diary,
23 To 24 September 2017
Autumn Rail and Road Steam Rally at Pembrey Country ParkNr Burry Port, Carmarthenshire, Burry Port, Carmarthenshire, SA16 0EJ, Llanelli & District Model Engineers will be hosting it’s 12th Autumn Rail and Road Steam Rally The event which has grown significantly over the last few years is now becoming a major event in the national vintage calendar, largely due to a warm Welsh welcome, it’s location within the Country Park which enables the road vehicles to drive around the park and also the excellent facilities that the miniature railway has available for the visiting locomotives and their drivers.
This year, the rally will include a larger number of exhibits in all of the sections including Steam, Diesel and Electric Trains running on both our ground level and raised tracks giving passenger rides on both days. On the rally fields will be Miniature Steam Traction Engines and lorries, vintage cars, military vehicles, commercials, tractors, farm machinery, motorcycles, classic bus trips around the park and also fair rides.
Along with Trade Stands, Chainsaw carving, craft stalls and extensive on site catering / bar facilities, to make it a great day out for all the family.
Sept 30th: IPMS Abingdon, Larkmead School, Faringdon Road, Abingdon, sat –nav friendly postcode – OX14 1BB. 10am-4pm ,
October 1st Mafva south wales show, we will not be exhibiting but should be there supporting my club.
October 7/8th 2017, Swansea Railway Modellers Group 8t h Annual Model Railway Exhibition Swansea Leisure Centre, Oystermouth Road Swansea SA1 3ST
October 21&22 Cardiff Model train show.
Bugle Call 2017, Sunday 26th November 2017 at Nailsea School
BUGLE CALL 2017Bob Orr, 39 Ash Hayes Drive, Nailsea, North Somerset.BS48 2LQTel (no later than 9pm please) 01275 851980 07900227263 E-mail – firstname.lastname@example.org Web Site -www.bmssbristol.org.ukThe easiest way to get to our new venue is via Junction 20 of the M5 which is signposted Clevedon and
Nailsea. As you come off the junction interchange you will come down a short hill so take the right hand
lane signed for Nailsea B3130. At the bottom of the hill turn right at the large roundabout, again sign posted
Nailsea B3130. At the end of this road turn right again at the mini roundabout at the T- junction, again sign
posted Nailsea B3130. Stay on this road all the way through Tickenham village (approx 3 miles, stick to
the 30mph limit as this is a popular place for police speed cameras!) and you will come into Nailsea at a T-
junction with traffic lights. Turn right at the lights then a short distance later turn left at the mini roundabout.
Follow this short road to the bottom and turn right at the mini roundabout and Nailsea School entrance is
first on the left, just after you come off the mini roundabout. BEWARE of the speed bumps on the driveway
of the school. Go to top of driveway and car parking is on the left.
WARNING! For those travelling from the north and east your sat nav may want to direct you down the
M32 and through central Bristol. THIS ROUTE IS NOT RECOMMENDED! There are numerous
roadworks on the M32 and through central Bristol relating to the Metro Bus route that is being built and it is
BarryToy and Train sale
Barry LEISURE CENTRE, Andrew RD, Cogan, CF64 2NS
Sun 26th Nov from 10.30am to 3.00pm
Carmarthen Toy and Train sale
CARMARTHEN LEISURE CENTRE, LLANSTEFFAN ROAD, SA31 3NQ
Last show of the year on 28th. December 2017 from 10.30am to 3.00pm.
Bridgend Toy And Train sale
Bridgend leisure ctre, angel st, Bridgend. CF31 4AH
Sat 2nd Dec from 10.30am to 3.00pm