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Event Information:

  • Sun

    Expo Bowland by the Craven & Ribble Area Group

    10.30 - 1630Newton-in-Bowland Village Hall


    Sunday 14th October

    Newton-in-Bowland Village Hall

    The October meeting of the EMGS Craven & Ribble Area Group, with support from the Fylde Area Group of the Scalefour Society

    Provisional Programme


    Doors Open        1030

    Set-up                  1030 – 1230

    Open                                   1230

    Lunch                                  1300

    Close                                   1630


    The Mill                Chris Rogers & Jason Thomas

    Threescore Vale Nigel Hopwood

    Demonstrators and Displays

    Alan Catlow                       Isle of Man Railways – Glen Mooar Viaduct

    Karl Crowther                    Signal Construction

    Alex Dewar                        Progress on Muirhaven

    Stuart Holt                         Making Trees

    Jonathan Coulthard         MERG

    Jonathan Oldfield             Narrow Gauge Modelling

    Mike Norris                        Locomotive Modelling

    Norman Pedley                 Modern Image Rolling Stock

    Peter Sutherland               Coach Conversions

    Suggested Donation of £6 per head to cover lunch and hall hire.  Any surplus to being donated to charity as in previous years.

    Further details from Neville Pearson. Email preferred: Phone: 01200 446437.

    From Preston follow the A59 to Clitheroe/Skipton.
    At the second roundabout on the dual carriageway turn left to Clitheroe on A671.  (1st roundabout has a McDonalds next to it)
    Follow the road into Clitheroe.  At mini-roundabout bear right.  Follow the road with Homebase on your left.  Straight on at next mini-roundabout.  You will pass Tesco on your left.
    At roundabout (BP garage on your right) go straight on.
    At next junction go straight on (pass Dentist to your left).
    At next junction turn right under railway bridge.
    Follow the B6478 through Waddington.
    Carry on the B6478 onto Waddington Fell – you will cross 2 cattle grids    and thence to Newton in Bowland.
    Over hump backed bridge bear left by pub.  At next junction bear left and then left again.  Village Hall is on your left after 50 yards.
    Parking on the roadside past the Village Hall.

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