WRF Logo

Welcome to Wells Railway Fraternity. We are a friendly group interested in all aspects of railways from modelling to photography and history and just a general interest in trains of all sorts.

We hold monthly meetings from September to May at the Town Hall in Wells, Somerset. Meetings are free to members and just £4 per meeting for non members and guests.

Annual membership is just £18 and includes:

• entry to all meetings

• opportunities to meet new railway friends

• access to the members only website

• and much more.

Please contact our secretary John Uncles
01749 870158 to enquire about membership.

2017-18 Programme

50th Anniversary Year

12 September 2017
Railwells – 40 Exhibitions
Presented by Chris Challis

followed  by

Railway Modelling – 40 Years of Change
Presented by Steve Flint

10 October 2017
Restoring a Sentinel Steam Locomotive
Presented by Andy Chapman

14 November 2017
Hill Railways in Germany, Switzerland and India
Presented by Alex Green

12 December 2017
A.G.M.

followed by

Raffle and Quiz – set by John Uncles

9 January 2018
Members Films and Photos from the 1960s
Presented by Andrew Linham and John Reakes

13 February 2018
Moving London Forward – Crossrail
Presented by Patrick Griffin

13 March 2018
Anniversary Meeting – 50 Years of WRF

followed by

Lynton & Barnstaple Railway Extension Plans
Presented by David Edwards

10 April 2018
The Barry Scrapyard Story
Presented by Roger Hardingham

8 May 2018
Memories of the Last Wheeltapper
Presented by Andy Cope

12 June 2018
Swindon Works part IV at STEAM Swindon
Presented by Brian Arman
A day at the former works – Coach leaves Wells Bus Station at 8.30am

For more details contact Andrew Tucker 01749 830 695