SWISS RAILWAYS SOCIETY
ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING AND SPRING GET-
Saturday 13th April 2019 – 10.00 to 16.30 (AGM commences at 15:30)
At the Hallmark Midland Hotel, Midland Road, Derby DE1 2SQ Tel: 0330 028 3405
(Directly opposite Derby Railway Station).
Members attending the weekend events can park free of charge at the hotel but should register their vehicles on the terminal at the hotel reception.
Guests and Friends are also welcome to the get-
This event is organised by the London and East Midland Branches of the Society with the support of the Management Committee
Confirmed Traders: Contikits, Gerald Savine Prints, N-
In addition there will be a “Bring and Buy” Stall and a Raffle.
Confirmed Layouts: Bärental und Dorf (HOm), Chlâtère (HO), Cronenberg (HO Trolley Bus), Wolfsberg (HO)
Swiss Railway Films will be shown in the “Edale Room”during the day.
There will be a dinner after the AGM on the Saturday evening commencing at 18:30.
The Menu will be:
Seasonal Vegetable Soup with Double Cream and Fragrant Red Amaranth
Pressed Ham Hock and Honey Terrine
Pan Roasted Chicken with Fondant Potatoes and Mediterranean Vegetables
Pork Tenderloin served on a Colcannon Mashed Potato and English Cider Jus
Profiteroles filled with Sweetened Cream topped with a Warm Chocolate Sauce and Fresh Fruit
Apple and Rhubarb under an Oaty Baked Crumple with a Traditional Custard Sauce
Coffee or Tea with Chocolate Mints
In addition there will be a Vegetarian Option for each course
The cost will be £26.00 per person excluding wine.
Bookings can be made by sending a cheque for the appropriate amount to: Glyn Jones, 13, Welland Close, Burton-
Please state your menu choices and include a stamped addressed envelope for the return of your tickets -
WHY NOT JOIN US FOR THE WEEKEND?
There will be a talk in the Hotel on the Friday evening commencing at 20:00 by Paul Russenberger entitled “Another Look at Switzerland” .
A table d’hote dinner will be available in the hotel on the Friday evening -
Single Rooms will cost £65.00 for one night or £124.00 for two nights.
Double Rooms will cost £112.00 for one night £210.00 for two nights.
Rates include VAT, free Wi-
Room bookings should be made direct with the hotel quoting the “Swiss Railways Society” or if booking on-
These rates may not be the cheapest available and there are plenty of other hotels in the area.
It is worthwhile to sign-
Please note that the Austrian Railway Group are holding their AGM at the Aston Court Hotel, Derby (across the road from the Midland Hotel) on the same day. Members can get free admission to their Get-
Updated 4th June 2018