A number of train-related events are imminent , and I`m only too happy to share the details with the world, albeit in a rather hasty fashion.
During 13 - 14 August, The Midland Railex Exhibition will take place at Butterley in Derbyshire. Attractions will involve both model railways and heritage steam and diesel trains. The Golden Valley Narrow Guage Railway will also be in operation.
Details ; www.midlandrailwaycentre.co.uk
The Apedale Valley Light Railway Gala will be taking place on 10 - 11 Sept, with a theme of `Made in Staffordshire`., with train rides, mine tours, visiting locos, industrial displays, vintage cars and much more.
Details from Moseley Railway Trust at www.mrt.org.uk .
Lastly, During 9 - 29 August, by arrangement with the Arkwright Society, Wingfield Railway Group will be staging an exhibition at Cromford Mill, Derbyshire. Please note, this will be closed on Mondays with the exception of the 29 August Bank Holiday.