Calendar

January
26th – Committee Meeting (Haigh Woodland Park Tracksite)

28th – Annual General Meeting (Ince Methodist Church, WN1 3HB) – Sorry this event is open to club members only.

February
23rd – Committee Meeting (Haigh Woodland Park Tracksite)

25th – Monthly meeting ‘Nuke and Learn’. Mr Dean Patterson presents a talk on what we can learn from the Nuclear Industry. Visitors Welcome! (Ince Methodist Church, WN1 3HB) 19:00 for 19:30 start.

March
29th – Committee Meeting (Haigh Woodland Park Tracksite)

31st – Monthly Meeting ‘Free and Easy Night’ – No fixed topic, members and visitors get to raise issues, make presentations, ask questions of the Committee and talk about anything that comes to mind. Visitors welcome! (Ince Methodist Church, WN1 3HB) 19:00 for 19:30 start

April
26th – Committee Meeting (Haigh Woodland Park Tracksite)

28th – Monthly Meeting ‘The Versatile CNC’ Presentation by WDMES member Ralph Taylor on the use of CNC in plasma cutting and 3D printing. Visitors welcome! (Ince Methodist Church WN1 3HB) 19:00 for 19:30 start

May
24th – Committee Meeting (Haigh Woodland Park Tracksite)

26th – Monthly Meeting ‘Bits and Pieces Evening’ WDMES members bring along their current projects for admiration and advice. Visitors welcome!
(Ince Methodist Church, WN1 3HB) 19:00 for 19:30 start

June
6th – WDMES annual English Electric Rally at Haigh Hall tracksite, (Wigan, WN2 1EA) Visitors Welcome. Open to all 5 and 3.5 inch gauge models of English Electric Locomotives. Catering provided for visiting club members.

7th – WDMES Diesel Day, open to all models of diesel and electric locomotives and trams in 3.5 and 5 inch gauges at our Haigh Hall tracksite, (Wigan, WN2 1EA) Visitors welcome. Catering provided for visiting club members.

28th – Committee Meeting (Haigh Woodland Park Tracksite)

30th – Monthly Meeting visiting the Northern Mill Engine Society’s Bolton Steam Museum at Mornington Road, Bolton, BL1 4EU. Visitors welcome. 18:30 start.

July
4th – Butterley Model Enginering Society visit WDMES at the Haigh Hall tracksite, Wigan, WN2 1EA

19th – Committee Meeting (Haigh Woodland Park Tracksite)

26th – WDMES Annual Open Day at the Haigh Hall tracksite, (Wigan WN2 1EA). Open to all 3.5 and 5 inch gauge models, visitors Welcome, Catering provided for all visitng club members.

28th – Monthly Meeting ‘Evening run and Bacon Butty night’ at the Haigh Hall tracksite, Wigan WN2 1EA. Visitors welcome. 19:00 start.

August
23rd – Committee Meeting (Haigh Woodland Park Tracksite)

25th – Monthly Meeting ‘Bits and Pieces’ WDMES bring along their latest creations for admiration and advice. Visitoprs welcome. (Ince Methodist Church, WN1 3HB) 19:00 for 19:30 start

September
27th – Committee Meeting (Haigh Woodland Park Tracksite)

29th – Monthly Meeting ‘Photo Night’. WDMES members bring along up to 5 photographs, which will be judged on the night by society members. The winning photo wins the photographer a bottle of whiskey! (Ince Church Hall, Wigan, WN1 3HB. Visitors welcome. 19:00 for 19:30 start

October
25th – Committee Meeting (Haigh Woodland Park Tracksite)

27th – Monthly Meeting ‘Cock-up Night’ WDMES members bring along their manufacturing mistakes, engineering errors and fabrication faux pas. (Ince Methodist Church, WN1 3HB) 19:00 for 19:30 start

November
22nd – Committee Meeting (Haigh Woodland Park Tracksite)

24th – Monthly Meeting ‘Bits and Pieces Evening’ WDMES members bring along their latest creations for the admiration and advice of those gathered. Visitors Welcome.(Ince Methodist Church, WN1 3HB) 19:00 for 19:30 start

December
13th – Committee Meeting (Haigh Woodland Park Tracksite)

15th – Monthly Meeting ‘Bring and Buy with Mince Pies’ WDMES members bring along items for sale including mince pies. Visitors welcome. (Ince Methodist Church, WN1 3HB) 19:00 for 19:30 start