Report on the Summer Solstice Walk….


The 2014 Summer Solstice Walk was held on 19th June and took the form of a gentle stroll around Pugney’s Country Park. This was followed by supper. Seventeen people would rather walk around Pugney’s on our Annual Walk than watch England’s football team play Uruguay in Brazil on the television ! (Well done you outdoor types ! ) Was it […]

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Special Visit to Sheffield Forgemasters……

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At short notice your vice-president, Barrie Yates, has been able to arrange a special visit to Sheffield Forgemasters… The visit is to be on Friday 16th May at 2.30 pm. (prompt) A ‘PDF’ map of the location is available showing the meeting point at Gate No. 2   Map Announced recently at the last meeting there is a visit to […]

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Forthcoming Events…..

There are some interesting events coming up soon… ! Don’t miss them… Put the dates in your diaries and on your electronic gizmos ! Thursday 10th April there is the Annual General Meeting to be immediately followed by a lecture by John Bentley on his Model Railway Engines… Friday 9th May we have our prestige Annual Dinner at ‘Leeds Seventeen’ […]

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The World’s Longest Aircraft…..

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The world’s longest aircraft (as opposed to a lighter than air ‘airship’) has just been unveiled at an airfield in Cardington, England, from where the great airships of the 1920′s flew. At first, you might mistake it for a giant airship – gas-filled balloon on top, pod slung underneath.  But the unique, aerodynamic shape of the balloon – it looks […]

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