News from the Boardroom (October 2018)

Apologies for the delay in posting this blog, as I have been away. Once again the Board discussed Safety on the railway and the actions being taken to strengthen processes and procedures. The Board received safety updates. RAIB investigation now in the final consultation stage. Safety Manager (volunteer) recruited to assist develop new safety managements … More News from the Boardroom (October 2018)

News from the Boardroom-September 2018 (Part 2)

  Board received a positive performance report for August with visitor numbers reaching over 25,000 compared to 20,000 in 2017 a rise of 25% thanks to the Flying Scotsman visit, Sci-fi on the Sidings and Wizard events. Visitor figures for Bury Transport Museum from January to August 2018 are 32,822 compared to 30,379 for the … More News from the Boardroom-September 2018 (Part 2)

News from the Boardroom-September 2018 (Part 1)

This month’s Board meeting was split into two distinct parts. Strengthening of Safety Procedures and supporting roles. Normal Business. Part 1 The safety and welfare of our volunteers, paid staff and customers has and always will be our top priority. The ongoing challenge for Board is to look for ways to strengthen ELR policies and … More News from the Boardroom-September 2018 (Part 1)

Seminars on the ELR & BBQ Success!

Please check out the latest newsletter from the Heritage Rail Association. Two articles announce seminars at the ELR. September – HRA youth Day October – Carriage Maintenance on Mark I’s   ELR Barbeque Our very first  ELR barbeque was held to acknowledge the great work of our volunteers. The event was an outstanding success … More Seminars on the ELR & BBQ Success!