Swiss Railways
              for Manchester

This site is for all enthusiasts of Swiss Railways, especially those in the Manchester area.

Swiss Railways Society Manchester Branch meetings 2016:


7th September - Swiss & Austrian Snapshots by Dave  Howsam

5th October - Nigel Emery presents The (Late) Alan Donaldson Collection

2nd November - TBA

7th December - Annual Christmas Fun Quiz

All take place on Wednesday evenings, normally the first Wednesday of each month, at the Friends' Meeting House, Mount Street, Manchester (close to St Peters Square Metrolink station) from 7:00 pm to 9:15 pm. Presentations usually commence 7:30pm.

Visitors are welcome on payment of a small donation of 2 towards the room hire.


Updated July 2016

Next meeting 3rd August - Members' Photos - Summer Scenes

NOTE: From 26 June to the end of August the tram line through St Peter's Square will be blocked. Routes will run as shown on the Metrolink website.

The SRS web forum (members only)

Dave Howsam's H0m Rhaetian Railway layout 'Untermutten' will be appearing at exhibitions as follows:


September 3/4 - B&ELMRS at Hyndburn

October 8th  - Sheffield MRS ; Darnall, Sheffield

April 1st - 009 Society - Rainford

April 9/10 - TrainWest, Corsham, Wilts

May13/14 - Apedale, North Staffs

  Continental Modeller write-up for Untermutten, latest changes and new pictures in Feature Articles - Untermutten

Hints on Preparing pictures for our shows