An Organ Recital at Morley Central Methodist Church…

Council member Ian Scholes who is a member of Morley Central Methodist Church learned that some association members are interested in hearing the organ at the church. We hold our lecture meetings in the church hall and this is an opportunity to hear some splendid classical music during a social evening in the church. LAE members are welcome to attend… … Continue reading “An Organ Recital at Morley Central Methodist Church…”

Steam Rocket Bike Talk – Lateral Flow Test Required for Attendance !

** Negative Lateral Flow Test Result as a Condition of Attending the Meeting ** We have been requested by our meeting host on Thursday, Stephen Wright of Thorite, to ask that those attending the meeting take a Lateral Flow Test within 24 hours of coming to the venue. The test of course must have a Negative Result for you to … Continue reading “Steam Rocket Bike Talk – Lateral Flow Test Required for Attendance !”

Visit to Ellenroad – World’s Largest Steam Mill Engine…..

. Extra Visit – to Ellenroad Mill, Rochdale…. Council Member Barrie Yates suggested a weekend visit to see the world’s largest steam mill engines operating… Here is his comment…. “As I said at the last council meeting I am going to see the World’s Largest working steam engines at Ellenroad, Rochdale. ELLENROAD ENGINE HOUSE Elizabeth Way, Newhey, Rochdale OL16 4LE … Continue reading “Visit to Ellenroad – World’s Largest Steam Mill Engine…..”

February Lecture Meeting – Different Venue for this Event !

Members please note that we are holding the February lecture meeting at a special venue in Bradford so as to be able to accommodate the Steam Powered Rocket Motor Cycle…. The meeting is on Thursday 24th February 2022 and the venue for this one-off event is to be:- ‘Thorite’  Thorite House  Hillam Road (off Canal Road)  Bradford  BD2 1QN . … Continue reading “February Lecture Meeting – Different Venue for this Event !”

The 157th Anniversary Dinner….. Coming Soon !

After missing our annual bash for the last couple of years The Leeds Association of Engineers 157th Anniversary Dinner is fast approaching and full details including the Menu and an Application Form are now on the website.  See in the Events section or click here for full details….   Anniversary Dinner Your Dinner Secretary, Andrew Kibler, awaits your applications…. Book now … Continue reading “The 157th Anniversary Dinner….. Coming Soon !”

Report on the ‘Whistlestop Valley Railway’ visit…..

On Saturday 16th October 2021 we visited ‘Whistlestop Valley Railway’  The event was originally proposed by Andrew Kibler and arranged by his friend Neil Cobbold who is a volunteer at the railway. The weather was kind and so the members and their guests enjoyed the afternoon on this well organised event. Our visit comprised two rides on the 15″ narrow … Continue reading “Report on the ‘Whistlestop Valley Railway’ visit…..”

Reminder ! Book the Whistlestop Valley Visit….

. A quick reminder to members that tomorrow, Monday 11th October, is the last day to book your places on the Whistlestop Valley Railway trip next Saturday…. Full details are to be found here:  Whistlestop Valley Railway Trip  where you will find the contact details. The weather forecast is for a dry day so do join us by contacting Andrew … Continue reading “Reminder ! Book the Whistlestop Valley Visit….”

Welcome to the 2021/2022 Session of Events…..

The President and Council warmly welcome members to join us for the forthcoming session of events. It has been a difficult few months for us all and we have endeavoured to keep up interest with a couple of excellent online lectures from Frank Smith and Barrie Yates. The online ‘Zoom‘ meetings got off to a slightly wobbly start (!) as … Continue reading “Welcome to the 2021/2022 Session of Events…..”