Sussex Transport Interest Group
RAIL - ROAD - AIR - SEA
Monthly meetings are held at the Brighton Model Railway Club clubrooms
London Road Station, Shaftesbury Place at 7.45pm for prompt start at 8pm.
The committee; Brian Boddy - Godfrey Gould - Jon Milyard
||Details on the topic of the evening;
||In my own back yard
||Les Dench presents a Pot Pourri of Transport (mostly rail, with a few buses and trolleybuses) in an around Brighton from 1960 to the present day
||AGM - Followed by
From Calcutta to Calgary
|(To say nothing of Croydon and Crich) - A trip by tram with Godfrey Gould.
||The History of Prague Tramways
||Presented by Ian Gledhill.
||The Train now Standing
||The making of an enthusiast by Roger Braiser.
||Coach outing to the annual steam festival
||Stoomcentrum Maldegem with a set down at De Panne/Adinkerke for the Coastal Tramway.
||John Roberts takes us on a nostalgic journeyrecalling some of the country routes operated by the Sussex much lamented bus operator.
||Dover - Gateway of England
||John Lockyer relates the history and development of this famous port.
||Coach outing to Valenciennes
||This new tram system opended in July 2006.
||Evening Visit to the Lavender Line
||A return ticket in conjunction with the Mid Hants Railway Group.
||The Portsmouth & Arundel Canal
||The story of this long lost waterway by Adge Roberts.
||Ukraine Contrasts - 1979 and 2002
||Chris Warren looks back at the tram and trolleybus scene.
||Chat 'n' Snap
||An opportunity for members to share their favourite slides.
||An Italian Journey
||Brian Bennett takes a look at the Italian Railways, with a few trams for good measure.
||A Tribute to 'Jack Turley'
||Featuring pre and post war transport photographs taken by this enthusiast, presented by Gordon Dinnage.
||The Christmas Social Evening
||An annual gathering for members, now generally set at the West Blatchington Windmill, pre-paid tickets required.