This is a combined AGM/Members day and also incorporates a Modelling Workshop.
10.30am - 4.30pm
Below are the details of the AGM, followed by the information on the modelling workshop.
Notice is hereby given that the Annual General Meeting of the EM Gauge Society Limited will be held on Saturday 8th December 2018 at:-
Tynedale Farmer Function Suite, Tyne Green, Hexham, Northumberland, NE46 3SG
Ample Free parking and excellent facilities for the less abled and just a short walk from the railway station and the historic Hexham town centre
The meeting will commence at 2pm sharp.
The Agenda will be as follows.
Notice convening the meeting.
Apologies for absence.
Minutes of the last AGM.
Including Secretary, Treasurer, Membership Secretary and Trade Officer.
Election of Officers
Election of the Board
Any Other Business
The Annual Competition will be held during the day, with the results announced once the AGM has been completed.
Full details and reports will be circulated in a later Newsletter.
Roger Sawyer - EMGS Secretary
4mm Modellers Workshop
Admission £5.00, EM Society Members FREE
As part of the Members day and AGM this year we an indebted the North East and Borders Area Group of the EM Gauge Society have arranged the venue, layouts and the Modellers Workshop.
Kielder Forest - ‘EM’ NE & Borders Area Group layout (19 x 2’6”) circa 1956 the last days of the Border Counties line
Middle Peak – ‘EM’ Owned by members of NE & Borders Area Group (5’ x 18”) 60th Anniversary competition layout featuring a working limestone loading hopper
Un-named layout - ‘EM’ NE & Borders member- by Peter Shields and under construction
Callaton - 2mm FS NE & Borders member – by Mick Simpson. Situated north of Newcastle in the 1970’s cameo layout showing methods of construction
Castle Caereinion – 009 NE & Borders Member (6’ x 1’) by Martyn Harrison, the station as it was in the early days of preservation
Beginners Guide to EM Graham Hudson
DCC Nigel Cliffe (all you ever wanted to know and more!)
Trackwork Chris King
Trees Jean King
Scenery Martyn Harrison with the layout ‘Castle Caereinion’ as a prop
Wagons Duncan Wilcox - Wizardry in plasticard
Loco Construction Peter Stanger demonstrating with his range of 52F Models
Soldering Roger Sawyer Learn how to solder and have a go
Buildings Ian Hunter
Spittal The design and construction of a layout in ‘EM’ Ian Lister
Lanarkshire Models & Supplies
EMGS Trade Stand
David Dunne with the ‘Armstrong Collection’
The Tynedale Auction Mart restaurant will be open for meals, bacon/sausage rolls teas coffee etc.