Alan Snowdon’s Archive DVDs from the ‘60’s -  exclusive to the Swiss Railways Society

Volume 1 - Gotthard and Zurich
Volume 2 - South of Berne
Volume 3 - Ici On Parle Francais
Volume 4 - Die Bunder Statbahn (RhB)
Volume 5 - Meander through the Mountains
Volume 6 - Cities and Days Out

For more detailed contents click here      £10.00 each

Ride the MOB with Driver Beat Feller - much more than a Cab Ride by Alan Snowdon     £10.00

Perren Films - are in the process of making Cab Rides of every Swiss Line. The journey is unedited apart from shortening station stops and there is detail shown within the tunnels. They have been filmed in High Definition and produced as a “labour of love” by a team with professional Swiss TV expertise. We have all the DVDs in stock . Single DVDs are £20.00 and double .DVDs are £35.00. Please see their website for more information. You can now buy Perren DVDs in our On-Line Shop where there are full details of the contents of all the DVDs.

Latest Perren DVDs are:

MITV VIDEOS - The Society has the full range of MITV DVDs in stock and supplies them post free. We are now the exclusive suppliers. DVDs are £19.00 each apart from the Jungfrau Railways double set which is £31.00
For more details of their wide range of DVDs please see their advert in old copies of Swiss Express. Our new website will have full details of the full range.

Van Den Burg DVDs - All their DVDs are available, mostly from stock.
Berninabahn, Past and Present     £20.00
Glacier Express      £20.00
Bernina Express     £20.00
Furka Cogwheel Steam Railway    £16.00

Please contact us for the price of VDB Cab Rides and visit their website.

Swiss Classic Trains Autumn Steam Journey Over the Gotthard - as reviewed in March 2014 Swiss Express.   £20.00

Die Gotthard Bahn - Double DVD produced by the Dutch Swiss Railways Group, reviewed in December  2014 Swiss Express £19.00


Miscellaneous  -  You can now buy our Badges, Binders and Mugs through the On-line Shop.

Binders - A4 (for the present Magazines)   £10.00     A5 (for the old style magazines - very limited quantity) - now only  £7.00

New - SRS Logo Badge - pin fastening                    £2.75

SRS Stickers - self adhesive for external fixing - pack of three      £1.00

SRS Mugs      £7.00

New Reduced Price - Logo Tie - Polyester     £5.00      

SRS Shopper Bags - reusable with SRS Logo.                                    £4.00 each  or free with any orders over £50

We sell a selection of Society and Swiss related items to both members and the general public.

 We are official stockists for Perren and  MITV  DVDs


Publications          Books         DVDs         Clothing          Miscellaneous

All these prices include postage to UK addresses unless otherwise stated. If you wish items to be sent to a non-UK address or want to pay by PayPal please email SRS Sales first or send your order by post to:

            Glyn Jones,  SRS Sales,  13 Welland Close,  Burton-on-Trent,  Staffordshire  DE15 0AG.


For PayPal payment please click here       For instructions on completing the PayPal form click here

Credit and Debit Card Payments can  be accepted via PayPal or by on-line invoice.

You can  buy the Society’s Publications in our On-Line Shop here, Perren DVDs here and Other Items here.


Swiss Travel Guides by Martin Fisher   Available from our on-line shop here.
New-Volume 1 - Bern and the Bernese Oberland

2nd edition - revised text with new photographs.
Volume 2 -  Lake Geneva and the Rhône Valley

2nd edition  -  revised text with new photographs.
Volume 3 - The Route of the Glacier Express.
Volume 4 - Lake Luzern and Surrounding Area.
Volume 5 - The Ticino.

Volume 6 - Graubunden - 2nd edition more pages.

Volume 7 Zűrich and North East Switzerland.

New-Volume 8 Basel and North West Switzerland.

2nd Edition - revised and updated with new photos.

All volumes are £7.00 each

Swiss Photo Guide No1 - Photographing the Gotthard by John Jesson    £5.00

The BLS Today - 100 years of the Lötschberg Line updated edition by Roger Kemp - now includes a chapter on the BLS 100 celebrations    £5.00

Swiss  Express Portfolio Volume 2 a collection of Swiss photographs.   £7.50

Swiss Railways - A Decade of Development 1980 - 1989 by  A E Hauser Gubser - now back in stock   £5.00

Swiss Express back issues:

2017 only available as a complete year (four issues)  £10.00 All other back issues pre 2017 (most are still available - click here for more details) £2.00 each or £7.00 for four. Current year (2018) magazines are only available under special circumstances.

Early  volumes,  including “Swiss Railway News”, are available on CD Rom in JPEG format -  now only  £6.00  per volume (covers 12 issues)

Feature Articles from Swiss Express includes the series on Swiss Railway Signalling by John Jesson on CD Rom.  Now  in PDF format.    £5.00



Reduced Price - Industrial Railways & Locomotives of Switzerland by Richard A Bowen - Now only  £25.00

Swiss Railways - Six Decades of Change by Philp J Kelley. £30.00
Hardback, 200 pages, 450 photographs in colour and monochrome - as reviewed in December 2014 Swiss Express
You can buy this book through our on-line shop here

Modelling European Railways by Peter Marriott and reviewed in the June issue of Swiss Express.  £20.00
224 pages with many colour photographs - soft back.
You can buy this book through our on-line shop here

On Landlocked Seas (Part 2) by Brian Patton - 224 Pages this book describes the ships of the Swiss and French
Alpine Lakes with many colour photographs - soft back.  
You can buy this book through our on-line shop here



New Reduced Price - Fleeces - unlined - available in navy (sizes S ) and red (size  L) -  now only  £18.00

Sweatshirts - round neck, long sleeves, navy - now only  £18.00

Polo Shirts - short sleeves, navy or red - now only  £17.50

Tee Shirts - available in navy (sizes L, XL & XXL) and white (sizes M & L) - now only  £7.50

Jumpers - navy V neck  -   Wool Blend  - now only  £32.50     

Baseball Caps - Navy with red peak and SRS Logo - now only  £7.50

New Reduced Price - Summer “Bucket” Hats - Navy with red piping (sizes M/L and L/XL) - now only  £4.50

All the above clothing is usually available from stock and features the SRS Logo embroidered on the garment.

When placing orders for clothing please state chest size required.



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Swiss Railway Motive Power by Martin Fisher - Profusely illustrated in colour and 210x210 mm format with 98 pages, it describes the standard and narrow gauge motive power on Swiss railways at the end of winter 2014/15 and provides a brief history of each railway system. Most types of locomotive and multiple unit are illustrated as are several shunters/tractors. Brief technical details are included but not lists of fleet numbers. The price is £12.00 including UK postage. Available from our on-line shop here.

Swiss Postbuses  by Martin Fisher - Profusely-illustrated  in colour and 210x210 mm format describing the history (over a century old), present day country-wide network and vehicles (past & present) of this celebrated bus & coach operator. Nine maps illustrate the location of the principal routes in a network deploying some 2,200 vehicles over 7,400 route miles. Some technical details but not lists of fleet numbers. The book has 108 pages. The price is £14.50 including UK postage and is available from our on-line shop here.

Swiss Mountain Climbing – The Easy Way  by Martin Fisher - Profusely-illustrated in colour and A4 format to demonstrate how easy it is to reach glorious Swiss mountain scenery through a network of over 370 rack-and-pinion railways, funiculars, cable cars and chairlifts etc. The history and evolution of these various forms of transport is explained, supported by tables providing basic data for each route including fares. A map shows where many of these routes are to be found. The book has nearly 400 photographs in its 120 pages. The price is £16.00 including UK postage and is available  from our on-line shop here.

Swiss Tram & Trolleybus Systems - Past and Present (Second Edition) by Martin Fisher and Neil Wheelwright - following the success of the original edition, first published in 2015, this book has now been expanded into A4 format and still describes all the current Swiss tram and trolleybus systems as well as those which operate no longer. The text has been updated where appropriate and now runs to 104 pages (plus covers) including almost 380 photographs (colour and black-and-white). There are over 20 maps, principally to illustrate the networks of the tram and trolleybus systems still running. The price is £14.50 including UK postage. It is available from our on-line shop here.

The Swiss Lakes - Their Scenery and Ships by Martin Fisher - 140 pages in A4 format and 398 colour photos, profusely illustrated it describes about 200 of the lakes in Switzerland. The first half of the book describes the 20 lakes which enjoy scheduled boat services: the lake setting, the lakeside communities large and small, the boat routes and the boats which are used, be they hundred year-old paddle steamers or modern motor vessels. The second half of the book provides a brief description, with at least one photograph for each, of about 180 other lakes. These include the famous and the obscure; the Alpine or the low-lying; and vary from deep reservoirs in harsh surroundings to quiet havens for wildlife in idyllic settings.  The price is £17.00 by mail order or £15.00 at exhibitions and is available from our on-line shop. This book is reviewed in the March 2018 issue of Swiss Express.

New - Lötschberglinie. This siingle DVD covers the lines: Brig to Berrn (via base tunnel), Brig to Spiez (Bergstrecke) and Hohtenn - Goppenstein (Linkes Gleis from 2001) The price is £20.00 including UK postage and is available through our on-line shop here where there are full details of the DVD’s contents.

SBB Electric Locomotives – Past and Present - by Martin Fisher and Paul Russenberger - 124 pages in A4 format. This book  describes the evolution of Swiss electric locomotive design through some 50 types of locomotive (excluding shunters but including those railcars which saw use in the traditional manner) from the very earliest experimental schemes in the Edwardian era through to the “Vectrons”. Photographs are in colour wherever possible but old archive photos (mostly very rare) are in black-and-white. There is not an “ABC-style” list of individual fleet numbers.  The price is £16.00 and it is available from our on-line shop.

New - RhB Linien 3. This single DVD covers the lines: Disentis/Mustér - Chur and Chur - Arosa. The price is £20.00 including UK postage and is available through our on-line shop here where there are full details of the DVD’s contents.