Tunnel Completion – June Edition – Daresbury Gazette

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Welcome to a more relaxed June Edition of the Daresbury Gazette – the pandemic has slowed and we still have to be alert, working activity has stepped up a little at the Daresbury Track – whilst we are still officially closed, maintenance work continues – following social distancing guidelines at all times Patrick here, hope […]

Lockdown Project, Glow Plug Part 2 – May Edition – Daresbury Gazette

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Welcome to another Lockdown Edition of the Daresbury Gazette for May – uncertain times with Covid-19, forcing model engineering clubs and tracks to close temporarily across the world, but allowing for lots of tinker time in our workshops – a silver lining during a worldwide pandemic Nothing much to report at the Daresbury track, due […]

Lockdown Project, Glow Plug Part 1 – April Edition – Daresbury Gazette

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Welcome to a first of many Lockdown Edition’s of the Daresbury Gazette for April – uncertain times with Covid-19, forcing model engineering clubs and tracks to close temporarily across the world, but allowing for lots of tinker time in our workshops – a silver lining during a worldwide pandemic Nothing much to report at the […]

Virus Forces Temporary Track Closure – March Edition – Daresbury Gazette

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Welcome to a very historic March Edition of the Daresbury Gazette – uncertain times with Covid-19, forcing model engineering clubs and tracks to close temporarily across the world, but allowing for lots of tinker time in our workshops – a silver lining during a worldwide pandemic Sunday March 22nd went down in our clubs history […]

The Big Time – February Edition – Daresbury Gazette

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Welcome to a very windy February Edition of the Daresbury Gazette – as its a leap year we take a rare opportunity to release this on the 29th February! Thursday March 5th from 8:00pm we have our final WDMES Talk of the season about the “History of WDMES” by Club Member: T Taylor (at the St […]

WDMES Committee Minutes – 11th February 2020

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WARRINGTON AND DISTRICT MODEL ENGINEERING SOCIETY Registered Friendly Society No.27218 Minutes of committee meeting held on 11th.February 2020 With no further business to discuss, the Chairman thanked all for attending and closed the meeting at 9-05pm. the next meeting being the AGM on 19th.March 2020 – The AGM was cancelled due to COVID-19, and will […]

2020 New Beginnings – New Year Edition – Daresbury Gazette

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Welcome to the January 2020 Daresbury Gazette – Happy New Year to all our members and visitors! Well here we are in another new decade 2020 where has the time gone it doesn’t seem two minutes since we were celebrating the new Millennium! Thursday January 9th from 8:00pm we have our fifth WDMES Talk of the […]

Merry Christmas – December Edition – Daresbury Gazette

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Welcome to the December Daresbury Gazette – Seasons Greetings! December can be a quiet month but it appears not so at the WDMES! Paul Caldwell has ran his 5inch Blue Duchess after some recent overhaul work and repaint, please see below: Final Duchess report. A few of us rounded off the year with a run […]

Pat the ‘Rail’ Grinder – November Edition – Daresbury Gazette

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Welcome to the November Daresbury Gazette – Winter has truly arrived upon the track at Daresbury with short days and long dark nights with minus cold temperatures Thursday December 5th from 8:00pm we have our fourth WDMES Talk of the season about the “Galtieri and my part in his downfall” by Guest Speaker: Mr Caroe (at […]

Daresbury Tunnel Completed! – October Edition – Daresbury Gazette

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Welcome to the October Daresbury Gazette – It has been a very busy month before Winter descends upon the track at Daresbury Thursday November 7th from 8:00pm we have our third WDMES Talk of the season about the “How Helicopters work?” by Guest Speaker: Gerry Minchin (at the St Mary Magdalene’s Church Hall, Appleton) – we […]