13th June 2016:

The report and photos of the 2016 AGM are now available in the “Members Area”, the 2017 AGM will be held on the 11th March 2017 again at the Hallmark Midland Hotel, Derby, Further updated details are here.

Ron Smith has found the following link  to this site which has loads of great photos: http://www.bahnbilder-von-max.ch/sbb/index.html.

8th February 2016:

The 2016 Nuremburg Toy Fair Report can now be seen in the “Members Area”

October 2015:

The Society has a Facebook page - please take a look, some Society information will be put on our Facebook page.

We also have a Facebook Group where Society Members can post information and ask questions.

Please become a member of the group here.

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The Swiss Railways Society was formed in 1980 for the purpose of bringing together those interested in Swiss Railways, but over the years has attracted those with a liking for other forms of transportation such as trams, boats cable cars and funicular railways. Our numbers include many whose technical knowledge is slight but whose love of Switzerland and its railways bring them comfortably into contact with the historically and technically minded member as well as model makers at all levels of experience. For details of membership click here.

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Swiss Travel Centre - Special Discount Offer for SRS members is continued into 2016. Click here for details.

Some of the Society’s Branches now have their own web page. See the Branches page for more details.

The September issue of Swiss Express was dispatched to members at the end of August.

The 2017 AGM and Spring Meet will be held on the 11th March 2017 at the Hallmark Midland Hotel, Derby.
More details are available here.

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24th July 2016:The EGM was held at the Hallmark Midland Hotel, Derby on 23rd July 2016. The voting, including postal votes, was as follows: 316 in favour, 2 against and 1 abstention. The proposal was therefore overwhelmingly carried and the Society will convert to a Company Limited by Guarantee on 1st January 2017. A copy of the updated Memorandum and Articles of Association of the Society are available in the Members Area.

Access to the Members Area is restricted to 2016 Members only. Your logon details are printed in the current issue of Swiss Express and your password is printed on your 2016 membership card.

Society Contacts - Names and Email Addresses.

Swiss Travel System - including timetable information.

The SRS Sales Stand will be attending various events this year for details please click here.

4th October 2016:

You can now buy Perren DVDs in our On-line shop.

We now have the latest Perren Cabride DVDs in stock, titled “ Furka Bergstrecke” it covers the preserved railway between Realp and Oberwald in both directions on a single DVD lasting over 2 hours 40 minutes. The price is £19.00 and it is available now from SRS Sales.


19th October 2016:

All pre-ordered calendars have now been sent out. The remaining calendars can be ordered via the on-line shop. Remember numbers are strictly limited. The price is £10.50 in the UK and £14.00 elsewhere.

19th October :

The 2017 Swiss timetable is now available on-line.