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Ffestiniog Railway Society
Cymdeithas Rheilffordd Ffestiniog

Local Area Groups

Hants and Sussex Area Group

HANSAG is the area group for the Hants and Sussex region, affiliated to the FRS.



Meetings take place every month and start at 7.00pm unless otherwise stated. New members and visitors are always welcome.
Please note that all our meetings are now back to the second Saturday of the month

Saturday, 11th November, 2017, “Structures on the Welsh Highland Railway,” by Graham Cole.

Saturday 9th December 2017, “Christmas Social and Entertainment.”

Saturday 13th January 2018, “A modern model railway,” by Ted Stephens.

Saturday 10th February 2018, “Baltic Trams” by David Lusby.

Saturday 10th March 2018, “Group AGM.”

All group meetings are held at The Physic Garden, 16 The High Street Petersfield at 19:00
unless otherwise stated.

New members and visitors are always welcome.


The Physic Garden, 16 The High Street, Petersfield, GU32 3JJ
Map link »


Contact the HANSAG General Secretary, Kevin Dakin:

23 Metcalfe Avenue, Stubbington, Fareham, Hants. PO14 2HY

Phone: 01329 667315

Email: hansag@ffestiniograilway.org.uk

Other Activities

Working Parties:

Contact Ian Harden, hardens@ntlworld.com, for details.


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Volunteering on the Railway Mini Gallery

Working on the track
Explaining how a steam loco works
The drains gang
Around the loco