Our Programme

Programme of Events - last updated 11 July 2018




6 October 2018

York, Bar Convent

Autumn meeting


John Teasdale: 'Berlin 1986'

Ian Mitchell: “Narrow gauge steam nirvana: the Cumbres and Toltec Railroad, Colorado, USA”

Neil Mackay: 'The Men from the Ministry' outlining some of the NER's dealings with the BoT officers.

Dr. Reg Davies: 'The LNER's involvement with buses' detailing the results of the railway's investment in many local bus companies.


'NER Engine Sheds' detailing progress on the NERA's proposed new book on sheds.
John Addyman and Publications' Committee.

3 November 2018


Speaker and subject to be confirmed

17 November 2018


Speaker and subject to be confirmed

18 May 2019


Tyneside Electrics, A Pictorial Record

Speaker: David I. Fraser.

The presentation will comprise of an extensive range of photographs depicting the story of the Tyneside Electric system and its stock.

The Speaker will take the audience over the system while showing certain technical elements unique to the rolling stock in greater photographic detail.






Head of Steam (North Road Railway Museum), Darlington at 1330

Sat Nav Postcode is DL3 6ST

To confirm a Darlington meeting on the day, please ring the NERA Archive on 01325 350770 or Museum Reception on 01325 405060



“Carnegie Centre" 342 Anlaby Road corner of Walton Street at 1330

Sat Nav Postcode is HU3 6JA



Model Railway Club Rooms, Keen House, 4 Calshot Street, London at 1400. Members meet at 1230 in the “Betjeman Arms” in St Pancras International Station prior to the meeting.

 Sat Nav Postcode is N1 9DA



Bar Convent, 17 Blossom Street start at 1000

Sat Nav Postcode is YO24 1AQ


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Committee Meeting Dates

Members attend by invite only- contact General Secretary 



Sales Stand Events



The Sales Stand will be attending the following venues - why not take advantage of these event to obtain Publications from the sales team without having to incur postal charges. Dates are provisional. Please check the Express Supplement for confirmation of dates and venues





 For details of other model railway shows, but which the NERA may not have a presence please see

British Railway Modelling Directory

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