Updated January 18, 2018.

  2018 Calendar (pdf) Here 2018 Calendar (Word) Here

  The next Public Run Day is on Monday May 7, 2018 from 14.00 - 17.00

Free entry. Free parking.

 

An invite to an event at Rugby MES in July here


 

 

Calendar updated - changes to meeting dates et al.


 

 

Plenty of work being done on Tuesday 090118


 

 
 
 

Minutes of the December committee meeting are available in the Members' area


 

 

Despite poor weather, intrusive work on the new raised track point was started on Tuesday 020118. The raised track is only in use for 'out-and-back' for a while - although one wag said one of our drivers often goes fast enough to jump the gap!
Pictures from Geoff Watts


 

 

 

 

The NSME New Year club run started well as the sun shone, with a good turnout, but midday brought rain which abated after an hour and brightness returned.
Pictures from Tony Kendall and Leslie Spikings. Album Here


 

 

 

 

Member Brian Parker was involved in an RTA in which his car, trailer and driving truck were written off and "Maid Marian" was severely damaged. We can now tell you, at a secret site, phoenix locomotive transportation is rising from the ashes. We wish you well Brian. (Click on pictures)


 

 
 
 

 

Southern Federation of Model Engineering Societies December Newsletter Here


 

 

 

The NSME Christmas social was in the clubhouse on Tuesday evening 191217.
Pictures from Tony Kendall. Album Here

 

 

Peter King of the North Norfolk Branch sends a picture of the first Santa Special day of the season at Norwich. The eagle-eyed may spot a special elf at the back.

They seem to have lots of elves, but perhaps had difficulty in finding fairies!

Peter wishes all members of NSME a happy Christmas and a good steaming New Year.

 

 

On Friday 151217, pictures from John Tomlinson of the parapet brickwork now completed on the new carriage shed.


 

 
 


 

 

 

On Wednesday 131217, pictures from John Tomlinson of the parapet brickwork being completed on the new carriage shed


 

 

 

 

On Tuesday 121217, on a cold night, members were given an excellent presentation on airship development, and the Hindenburg in particular, by Andrew Lounds.


 

 

 

 

Kelvin Naylor sends a link to "The Garden Route"


 

 

 

Minutes of the November committee meeting are now available in the Members' area of this website.


 

 

 

In the Bleak Midwinter our wirely photographer, Geoff Watts, battles the elements to record the splendour of the NSME site at Delapre. There, he finds no trains today.


 

 
 
 
 

 

On Tuesday 051217, while the owner is not looking, there are delicate adjustments to the timing of a GWR tank, and the foundation for the raised track point is started.


 

 

 

 

NSME 2018 provisional calendar links added above


 

 

Proops visited NSME on Tuesday evening 141117, to show us their products.


 

 
 
 

 

Tuesday 14117 brought both carriage shed project work and the more routine.
Picture Gallery
Here from G&D Coles and Tony Kendall


 

 

 

 

 

Some of us have been there with our models, but full-size preserved B1 61264 had a little superheater problem recently Here
 


 

 

Feedback Updated
 

Minutes of October Committee Meeting now available on the clubhouse noticeboard and Members' Area of this website
 

 

Guy Fawkes Celebrations

Pictures from Brenda Kendall 051117

 

 

That Morning After Feeling

Pictures from Geoff Watts 061117

 

 

Challenging conditions on the Night Run

Pictures from Tony Kendall 291017

 

 

 

Richard models for Angel of the North

John's doing his Drifters impression again

 

Visitors bring along a loco for a run

Pictures by G&D Coles - Tuesday 241017

 

 

What was it Andy Warhol said?

 

Norman can't believe his eyes!

 

 

Those NSME people get everywhere...

 


 

 

 


 


 

 

A short video of MMEE2017 by Jason (LMS4767) Here. Peter Spikings at 3mins40

 


Wow! NSME take first place at the Midlands exhibition!

 

Well done everyone

 

 

Set-up day at MMEE2017

Stand nearly completed

 

 

Skills on Tuesday 101017: The Leaf Waller

The Waggoner

 

The Tipper

The Welder

 

The Networkers

The Conker Trainers

 

 

The latest Southern Federation newsletter is Here

 

 

The minutes of the September NSME committee meeting are now available in the Members Area of this website

 

 

The Branch Line Society came on Sunday

Pictures from Doreen Coles 081017

 

 

 

 

The carriage shed gets a shutter and more rails on Tuesday 031017

 

Pictures from Geoff Watts

 

 

 

 

What are they looking at then?

Could it be this?

 

Club run day and the new Raised Track carriage shed brickwork on Sunday 240917

 

 

 

 

 

An album of pictures taken during the ground level track tunnels project Here

 

Everything has an end except a circle, a sausage and sometimes a project. The tunnel project is, therefore, at an end. Project leader David Fieldhouse poses with some of his team - Dennis Billington and Kelvin Naylor, on Tuesday 190917.