Listed are the scheduled of events for 2020 that were finalised before the Coronavirus pandemic took over, but are left listed for information purposes. B17 SLT attendance at events in Red has now been cancelled due to the Coronavirus situation. Please check with the venue, as in most cases the event itself has also been cancelled.

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January 17/19th London Model Engineering Exhibition 2019 Great Hall, Alexandra Palace, Wood Green, London, N22 7AY

January 24-26th 

Great Central Railway Winter Gala Great Central Railway, Loughborough Station, Great Central Road, Loughborough, LE11 1RW
Feb 8th South East Essex Railway Society Model Railway Exhibition Leigh Road Baptist Church, Marguerite Drive, Leigh-on-Sea, Essex, SS9 1NN
March 7th-8th Nene Valley Steam Gala Wansford Station, Stibbington, Peterborough, PE8 6LR

March 14th


Event cancelled

 March 27-29th North Norfolk Railway Spring Steam Gala - event postponed Sheringham Station, Sheringham, Norfolk, NR26 8RA 
Apr 8th 2020 station tour Cambridge Station
April 12-13th Mid Suffolk Railway Easter Steam Up Mid Suffolk Railway, Brockford Station, Wetheringsett, Stowmarkett, Suffolk,  IP14 5PW
April 16-19th  Severn Valley Railway Spring Steam Gala 

Severn Valley Railway, Bewdley Station, DY12 1BG 

 April 25-26th West Essex ModelRail 2020  Ilford and West Essex Model Railway Club, St Edwards School, London Road, Romford, RM7 9NX
 April 26th St George's Fayre  March Town 
May 2nd

Friends of March Station - Model Railway Event

March Station
May 10th Colne Valley Railway's Miniature Railway Gala  Colne Valley Railway, Castle Hedingham, Essex, CO9 3DZ
May 13th 2020 station tour Ely Station
May 16th Lutterworth Railway Society Annual Model Railway Exhibition Lutterworth Sports Centre, Lutterworth College, Coventry Road, Lutterworth, LE17 4RB
May 16th Ely Model Railway Exhibition City of Ely Community College, Downham Road, Ely, CB6 2SH
May 19th Talk - The Grimsby and Cleethorpes Railway Group The No 1, Station Approach, Cleethorpes, DN35 8AX
May 23-25th Gloucestershire Warwickshire Railway Festival of Steam Toddington Station, GL54 5DT
May 30th Billericay Model Railway Exhibition Hannakins Farm Comminity Centre, Rosebay Avenue, Billericay, CM12 0SY
June 3rd Member's day out - postponed till September/October North Norfolk Railway 
June 24th 2020 station tour Norwich Station
July 26th Colne Valley Railway Unusual Trains Day Colne Valley Railway, Castle Hedingham, Essex, CO9 3DZ
July 28th 2020 station tour King's Lynn Station
July 29th Sandringham Flower Show Sandringham, PE31 6AZ
August 1st/2nd March Steam and Country Fair

The Auction Field, Knights End Road, March,

Cambridgeshire, PE15 0YJ

August 6th 2020 station tour Ipswich Station
August 19th 2020 station tour Bishop's Stortford Station
September 5th Friends of March Railway Station March Station
September 9th 2020 station tour March Station
September 11th Talk by Brian Hall Hertford U3A
September 15th 2020 station tour Cambridge Station
September 29th 2020 station tour Rayleigh Station (or Southend Victoria)
Oct 3rd Aylsham Model Railway Exhibition Aylesham Station, Norwich Road, Norfolk, NR11 6BW
Oct 7th 2020 station tour Norwich Station
October 10th ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING By Zoom - logging on details will be emailed to members hearer the time.
October 15th 2020 station tour Chelmsford Station
October 29th 2020 station tour Colchester Station
November 1st Colchester Model Railway Exhibition Colchester County High School for Girls, Norman Way, Colchester, CO3 3US
November 7th Ipswich Model Railway Exhibition Rushmere Hall Primary School, Lanark Road, Ipswich, IP4 3EJ
November 13/14th Shoeburyness Model Railway Club - annual festival of Model Railways and Hobbies Southend Leisure and Tennis Centre, Garden Park, Eastern Avenue, Southend on Sea, Essex, SS2 4FA
November 21st Royston Model Railway Exhibition Bassingbourn Village College, South End, Bassingbourn, Near Royston, Hertfordshire SG8 5NJ
November 21st/22nd Great Central Railway 'Last Hurrah' + 2020 Raffle Draw Loughborough Central Station, LE11 1RW
November 27th/28th Warley National Model Railway Exhibition