3 weeks ago

Brindley Place is right next to the planned location of the convention hotel and is full of restaurants plus a great view of the canal.

1 month ago
Photos from NMRA 2022 Convention - Birmingham, UK's post

I went to 3DMeetup in Birmingham today. We hope to have some workshops and clinics in 3D printing or whatever the latest thing is in 2022.
Yes, R2D2 was 3D printed in life size.

1 month ago
Crich Tramway Village - Crich Tramway Village

Our trips will be many and varied - prototype, heritage, museums, models and the like. One of the trips we are currently planning is to the Tramway Museum.
https://www.tramway.co.uk

A great day out for all the family, including your dog! Be transported back in time on our vintage trams. Soak up the atmosphere in our period street with a visit to the shops and take refreshments ... See more

1 month ago
Photos from NMRA 2022 Convention - Birmingham, UK's post

Birmingham library is well worth a visit with stunning architecture, great city views and the memorial Shakespeare room. I think they lend books too.

1 month ago
Booming Birmingham

Birmingham - right in the heart of England.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vJWx2LhOxkM

Why is now an exciting time for the UK's second-largest city?

1 month ago
HS2 fly-through of the Phase One route between Birmingham and London

Preparatory works are in place for the UK's latest High Speed Line running from London to Birmingham. This is a video representation showing the route.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1bkoGvw9kbA

The HS2 fly-through animation of the Phase One route between Birmingham Curzon Street and London Euston was developed by HS2 Ltd using the project’s engineer...

1 month ago
Birmingham New Street station timelapse - five years in five minutes

Birmingham New Steet is the main railway station in Birmingham - it was recently rebuilt. See this timelapse of the reconstruction and modernisation.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7p-NdyYLkUg

The station now boasts brighter, airier platforms, and a concourse five--times bigger than London Euston’s, underneath a spectacular new atrium roof which fl...

1 month ago
Severn Valley Railway Autumn Steam Gala 2018

We are planning a number of trips to various heritage steam railways - The Severn Valley Railway being one. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kTkIIzLJOWU

Fresh from overhaul LMS 4-6-2 6233 Duchess of Sutherland was the star attraction of the SVR's 2018 Autumn Steam Gala alongside Q6 63395 from the NYMR/NELPG, ...

1 month ago

It will be cricket season in August 2022 so consider catching part of a game on your trip.

1 month ago
(4K). 46233 Duchess Of Sutherland With The Great Britain XI at Somerton and Puriton 27.04.19

Mainline steam. This is a recent amateur video shot by an enthusiast of one of many mainline steam trains. The NMRA Birmingham 2022 Convention Committee are currently in negotiations with operators ... See more

What A Beauty..... Duchess Of Sutherland Does a splendid job on the Great Britain XI on Day 2.. Today’s run was from Plymouth to Bishops Lydeard Via Bristol ...

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