Tier Risk System Update – October Edition – Daresbury Gazette

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Dear Members, As you know there has been a lot of discussion about the latest Covid 19 restrictions and the effect on our club’s use of the track at Daresbury, which is in Halton, a very high risk area (Tier 3). If a member is a resident within a Very High risk area, you should […]

Engineering a plenty! – July Edition – Daresbury Gazette

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Welcome to a rather busy July Edition of the Daresbury Gazette – After a period of around 4 months things started to get back to some sort of normal after the Covid 19 lockdown. A club members day was arranged up at the track on July 12 which under normal circumstances would have been the Steam Fair. There […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Tunnel Exit On Track! – August Edition – Daresbury Gazette

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Welcome to the August Daresbury Gazette – Your with Tom for this months edition, whilst our roving reporter ‘Patrick’ has a report from the clubs visit to Mold MES Thursday September 5th from 8:00pm we have our first WDMES Talk of the season about the ‘History of English Longbow’ by Guest Speaker: B. Dennis (at the […]

Get ready for the Steam Fair! – June Edition – Daresbury Gazette

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Welcome to the June Daresbury Gazette – Your with Tom for this months edition, whilst Pat is readying himself for the Steam Fair! Plenty of action at the site up in Daresbury as the days close in to the Cheshire Steam Fair 2019 – Saturday 13th to Sunday 14th – we’ll be running trains all […]

Spring into action! – May Edition – Daresbury Gazette

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The various working gangs at WDMES have sprung into action this month with various planned project work and maintenance at Daresbury, ready for the up and coming season, including the brand new tunnel extension! Apologies for the late arrival of this month’s Gazette – no it’s not due to Brexit.. it’s just that I’ve been […]

Easter Natter Running Night – April Edition – Daresbury Gazette

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Easter Bank Holiday weekend started early for WDMES Members this year, with a fun twist on Natter Night being held at the Daresbury Track for a ‘Natter Running Night’ and BBQ, and then a run at the track on Easter Sunday also! Please read on to find out more. You can also view the Gallery […]

MMEX and AGM 2019 – March Edition – Daresbury Gazette

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This years Manchester Model Engineering Exhibition (MMEX 2019) was once again held in Oldham Greater Manchester. Brian Renton and Steve Hudson took charge of organising the WDMES Stand and made a very good job of displaying the club’s models. The venue is not very exhibitor friendly due to restricted parking allowances being enforced by the […]