S7 Group Spring Meeting 13th April 2019

Discussion in 'Exhibitions' started by Mudhen, 20 February 2019.

  1. Mudhen

    Mudhen Western Thunderer

    This years Spring Meeting will be held, as previously, at Albury Village Hall on the 13th April 2019. The address is;

    The Bourne
    SG11 2JD

    Albury is close to the M11 and A10 being reached by taking the A120 from either of those roads and turning at the Little Hadham traffic lights.

    Everybody is welcome whether Scale 7 member or not.

    Admission time is 10.00 and closes at 16.00. The entrance fee is £5.00 which includes tea, coffee and biscuits throughout the day. The will be food available to purchase from the kitchen supplied by our regular and excellent catering team.
    Attendees will include
    Eric Hines with Aston Rowant.
    Peter Hunt of Perfect Miniatures with his wide selection of new and used model railway bargains.
    Intentio laser cut buildings
    Masterpiece Models

    There will be demonstrations to include;
    Painting and weathering together with interesting conversation on all matters artistic and of railways with Peter Insole.
    Richard Carr will be showing how to program DCC chips and also demonstrating his conversion of locos to DCC/Battery power. If you have a chip that you would like programmed please bring it along.
    Colin Dowling will be there to discuss all aspect of scratch and kit building with perhaps some ideas on how to build a Railway Shed in the garden.
    A test track on which to try your locos. This is part of the Bath Green park loco shed that Steve Baldock was constructing complete with working turntable.

    For those who would like to see the full Love Lane in action there will be guided tours to visit the layout, it is only 10 minutes away from the village hall.

    In addition the Love Lane group are assisting the family of the late departed Steve Baldock dispose of his railway equipment. There is a large collect of books, all in great condition, together with a fairly large assortment of kits and components. Proceeds will go to his family with a donation also being made to prostate cancer.

    Any question please message me.

    looking forward to seeing many of you
    Last edited: 20 February 2019
  2. Dan Randall

    Dan Randall Western Thunderer

    Who he?....

    Sounds like a good day out - I'll have to see if I can make it. :)


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  3. Mudhen

    Mudhen Western Thunderer

    Complete brain fade, post now edited, thanks Dan
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  4. eastsidepilot

    eastsidepilot Western Thunderer

    I'm only Colin Dowsett when I've had a few ....hic ! :D

    ...and I could bring some samples for the shed building guide :D
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  5. Scale7JB

    Scale7JB Western Thunderer

    Should hopefully make this year, without a sprog in tow..

  6. Oz7mm

    Oz7mm Western Thunderer


    We need you up at Love Lane to run things. Think of yourself as the border collie.

    The other JB
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  7. freelance7

    freelance7 Active Member

    I have the date I'm my diary so all being well I should be there,

  8. Len Cattley

    Len Cattley Western Thunderer

    I would love to go, but I would have to get a flight from Murcia to Luton taxi to Albury then taxi to Stansted and flight back to Murcia at 15:40. So maybe not unless somebody can suggest to come back another day.
  9. john lewsey

    john lewsey Western Thunderer

    Hi Len where about in Murcia
  10. Len Cattley

    Len Cattley Western Thunderer

    Hi John, between Murcia and the Mar Menor near the Mediterrean.

  11. john lewsey

    john lewsey Western Thunderer

    Hi Len not far from me let me know when you are there
  12. Len Cattley

    Len Cattley Western Thunderer

    Hi John, I live there. Message me if you want my address.

  13. john lewsey

    john lewsey Western Thunderer

  14. Len Cattley

    Len Cattley Western Thunderer

    Life's funny isn't it?

  15. Scale7JB

    Scale7JB Western Thunderer

    Who's coming along then?

    I've been delegated the job of playing with, I mean helping to run the layout..

  16. Heather Kay

    Heather Kay Western Thunderer

    Best Beloved and I will be. Looking forward to it.
  17. Scale7JB

    Scale7JB Western Thunderer


  18. eastsidepilot

    eastsidepilot Western Thunderer

    I'll be there along with the better half :D......who's helping with the grub.:thumbs:

  19. freelance7

    freelance7 Active Member

    Still planning on being there..:)

  20. DougT

    DougT Western Thunderer

    Not withstanding life getting in the way, i’ll be there to.
    Last edited: 28 March 2019