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  • TRAIN ORDER News Update May 2020

    CALDER NORTHERN GROUP TRAIN ORDER News Update May 2020 Do hope you are keeping well during these difficult times and if like some of us you are making the most of the time by getting some work on a layout completed or building that kit that you have had in the cupboard for years? Keep […]

  • TRAIN ORDER Extra News – May 2020

    CALDER NORTHERN GROUP TRAIN ORDER Extra News – May 2020 I have been contacted by Paul Whittaker, who was a Calder Northern member, asking if we would like some Walthers HO scale buildings either for a raffle or for members to choose which they would like and make an appropriate donation to club funds. I […]


    CALDER NORTHERN GROUP EXTRA TRAIN ORDERS April 2020 Do hope you are keeping well, talking with friends and family and looking after loved ones where and when you can. As you will have realised our regular Calder Northern Group monthly meetings have been cancelled for the foreseeable future and only when restrictions are lifted can […]


    CALDER NORTHERN GROUP SPECIALTRAIN ORDERS March 2020 Hi everyone, This mailing is to advise you that the AGM scheduled for next Saturday 21st March and the following Meet on 19th April have been cancelled. The May 9th Meet is being kept under review and it will held only if the current Covid-19 situation improves. We […]

  • TRAIN ORDERS – March 2020

    CALDER NORTHERN GROUP TRAIN ORDERS March 2020 This Train Orders is my ‘signing off’ as Secretary of Calder Northern Group after some 15 years serving in the role of either Chairman or Secretary. Hopefully someone will volunteer to take over the role of secretary at our AGM. I have prepared a ‘memory stick/USB’ with all […]

  • TRAIN ORDERS – February 2020

    CALDER NORTHERN GROUP TRAIN ORDERS February 2020 Welcome to a rather long Train Orders this time, – the reason being the call for an Extraordinary General Meeting of the Calder Northern Group. First of all this is a reminder about layout operation for the summer season at the Heritage Centre. Hopefully each member has already […]

  • TRAIN ORDERS – December 2019 – Notice

    Hi everyone, First of all a very Happy Christmas and all the very best wishes for the New Year to you and your loved ones. Today we held our usual Christmas Meet with the now famous raffle! Bob Bevan did manage to secure a few prizes to put into the special box prepared for him […]

  • TRAIN ORDERS – December 2019 Special

    TRAIN ORDERS – SPECIAL  Hi there, You will know that Sunday 15th December is our Group Christmas Meeting and Raffle. We do hope you will manage to come along, enjoy the company of fellow modellers and participate in the raffle to raise funds for Group projects. I spoke with Mike Lenz this morning and he […]

  • TRAIN ORDERS – XTRA June 2019

    CALDER NORTHERN GROUP                                           X-tra TRAIN ORDERS June 2019         Start-up instructions when operating North Western Mills layout.       Hi there,   Alan Wyatt has kindly set out a start-up procedure when switching on the North Western Mills HO scale layout in the clubroom. These instructions are for members to follow […]

  • TRAIN ORDERS – August 2019

    CALDER NORTHERN GROUP                                           TRAIN ORDERS August 2019                                                                                      Hi everyone,   Can you please note that our September Meet and the October Meet are each being put back 1 week? This means September Meet will be on Saturday 21st and the October Meet on Sunday 13th. This is to avoid conflict with the […]