Events relevant to the Barton line

The following events have been scheduled, but can be subject to change, so do check again before setting out.  The asterix (*) denotes FBL involvement or event; non members are welcome to these unless stated otherwise.

 

2018

 

Saturday 8th December

Spirit of the Lakes diesel Pullman excursion from Cleethorpes to Edinburgh and back both ways on the East Coast Main Line.  Details from West Coast Railways.

 

2019

 

Wednesday 16th January *

FBL committee meeting from 7pm at the No. 1 inn at Cleethorpes station.

 

Saturday 19th January *

New Year lunch at the Barrow Haven Inn from 12 noon.  Please let the Secretary know if you wish to attend.

 

Wednesday 20th March *

FBL committee meeting at the Sloop inn in Barton from 8pm.  Optional meal from 6pm.

 

Saturday 18th and Sunday 19th May

Immingham Model Railway Show at the Civic Centre in Pelham Road.  Open from 10am to 5pm on the Saturday and from 10am to 4pm on the Sunday.  Adults £3, Children £1, Families £7.  Refreshments and disabled access available.  No.5 bus from Grimsby Town station every 20 minutes on the Saturday and every hour on the Sunday.  Details at www.imminghammuseum.org.

 

Wednesday 22nd May *

FBL committee meeting from 7pm at the No. 1 inn at Cleethorpes station.

 

Wednesday 17th July *

FBL AGM followed by OGM at the Sloop inn in Barton from 8pm.  Optional meal from 6pm.

 

Wednesday 18th September *

FBL committee meeting from 7pm at the No. 1 inn at Cleethorpes station.

 

Thursday 14th November

Rob Foxon's acclaimed Railways Remembered film show featuring archive footage on cinematic film at the Memorial Hall, Grimsby Road, Cleethorpes.  Doors open at 7.30pm, tickets £7.00 at the door or £6.50 from Classic Models at 138 Grimsby Road.  Further information from 0116 289 0531.  (Prices to be confirmed.)

 

Wednesday 20th November *

FBL committee meeting at the Sloop inn in Barton from 8pm.  Optional meal from 6pm.