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 2017:

4th October - Walking with the RhB - Phil Donbavand

1st November - A Mark Grice presentation

6th December - Quiz Time


3rd January - City Breaks - Chris Platford

7th February - Remember This? - Members' Photos from
                                                             the Past
7th March -

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 11th Septemberr 2017

Next meeting:  "Walking with the RhB" presented by Phil Donbavand

***Please note change of programme for October Phil kindly stepping in at short notice as Nigel Emery unable to make October meeting as presenter***

The SRS web forum (members only)

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


Oct 28/29th - Hazel Grove Model Rly Exhibition, Hazel Grove Leisure Centre, Jacksons Lane, Hazel Grove SK7 5JX

Nov 4/5th - Alsager Model Rly Exhibition, Legends Conference Centre, Sunnybank Road, Crewe CW2 8WD

2018     (Scheduled to be the final exhibition appearance of Untermutten)

23rd/24th June - Perth Model Rly Exhibition, The Dewars Centre, Glover Street, Perth PH2 0TH

  Continental Modeller write-up for Untermutten in Feature Articles - Untermutten

Link to Historic Rescue mission

Hints on Preparing pictures for our shows