Working Members – Come and enjoy a free drink and a free ride behind Flying Scotsman! When will this happen? It will be on Thursday 13th October with the train leaving at 7pm. Enjoy a free drink before joining the train. There are still seats available. So come and join us on this historic evening. … More Free Drinks, Free Travel (Seats still available)
Are all ELRPS members taking up the invitation to meet and hear from the Chairman? Why not come along on Wednesday 12th October doors open 6.30 for 7.00pm start at the Elizabethan Suite in Bury. The bar will be open. If you can attend you will hear me talking about: – ELR Vision – ELR Challenges – ELR Projects – … More ELR Open Forum (12 October 2016)
Platform now with newly laid concrete, it looks awesome! Well done to the guys from Cheetham Hill Construction, who toiled all day in boiling temperatures for over 12 hours only to suffer a huge thunderstorm just as they were finishing.
The stone base has has now been completed in several layers compacted for each layer. The first 25m of galvanised steel formwork has been laid for the platform. The formwork is held in place with galvansied metal pins to hold the whole construction firmly in place. This is critical so that when the reinforced … More Burrs New Station Update (8 Sept 2016)