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Cymdeithas Rheilffordd Ffestiniog

Local Area Groups

Dee and Mersey Area Group



Dates to be confirmed.


Dee&Mersey Group is based in Chester and holds meetings on the last Wed of Sept, Oct, Nov and Jan, Feb, March at the Cross Keys, Lower Bridge St, Chester 7.40pm. All are welcome. We ask for a donation to cover the cost of room hire.
Meeting Dates: 28th February and 28th March 2018.


Contact the Dee and Mersey Area Group Secretary:
Geoff Lake: “dandm@ffestiniograilway.org.uk” :mailto:dandm@ffestiniograilway.org.uk

Other Activities

Working Parties: These are held monthly except August. Volunteering is mainly Permanent Way or Signals and Telegraph departments but we can arrange for any department. Details Mike Chinery 01766 770603 or Jim Parrish 01244 329944.
Working Party Weekends over 2018 are as follows: 3-4/3/18, 24-25/3/18, 5-8/5/18, 2-3/6/18, 30-1/6/18, 21-22/7/18, 1-2/9/18, 6-7/10/18, 3-4/11/18, 1;-2/12/18.
All other enquiries Geoff Lake 01244 336889 jethroo66@hotmail.com


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