Cheshire Steam Fair 2019 – July Edition – Daresbury Gazette

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The busiest time of the year for the WDMES – The July edition of the Daresbury Gazette is dedicated to the Cheshiren Steam Fair   We have a video of the WDMES Cheshire Steam Fair is premiering on Tuesday 23rd July at 7:30pm on YouTube here – please open the video via this link before […]

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

Posted by in Daresbury Gazette, Daresbury Gazette 2019 on 30. Jun, 2019 | 0 Comments

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 […]

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 […]

A Momentous Year – December Christmas Edition – Daresbury Gazette

Posted by in Daresbury Gazette, Daresbury Gazette 2018 on 14. Dec, 2018 | Comments Off on A Momentous Year – December Christmas Edition – Daresbury Gazette

Well here we are 2018 rapidly drawing to a close with Christmas around the corner, as the cold weather starts to take hold at the Daresbury track. This Months edition of the Daresbury Gazette, we feature an ‘icy blast’ from the past – The Lion in Winter, taken in 1969 by J.W. Mercer at the […]

30 July – Business-as-Usual Edition – Daresbury Gazette

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Well everyone who was involved in the most successful Steam Fair yet are finally getting back to some sort of fitness and vitality. All the drivers and engines performed magnificently for the two days. So now is the time to reflect on the club activities over the last month or so. We started with the […]

16 July – Summer Steam Fair Edition – Daresbury Gazette

Posted by in Daresbury Gazette, Daresbury Gazette 2018 on 16. Jul, 2018 | Comments Off on 16 July – Summer Steam Fair Edition – Daresbury Gazette

Where do we start ? what a show, what a team fantastic effort by everyone who chose to get involved it wouldn’t be fair to name names but I think I could be forgiven in mentioning our tea man Bob he never stopped for two whole days serving tea and collecting cups washing them and […]

10 June – A Job Well Done – Daresbury Gazette

Posted by in Daresbury Gazette, Daresbury Gazette 2018 on 10. Jun, 2018 | Comments Off on 10 June – A Job Well Done – Daresbury Gazette

Following a text message from Paul Caldwell in very late April urging me to source building materials to complete the tunnel entrance, and a prompt from our chairman indicating that Roy Allen would be willing to start the footings, a full on attack was commenced. I am now pleased to announce after 5 hectic weeks […]