Programme | Southport Model Engineering Club Southport Model Engineering Club HomeWhat we doOur railwaysThe tourTrain ridesProgrammeFind usContact usResourcesOfficersPhotosClub historyOpen daysOpen weekend 2007Open weekend 2008Open weekend 2009Open day 2014CompetitionsNGLEC 2012IMLEC 2008NGLEC 2006LinksCracker MENU Southport Model Engineering Club Club programme ** Next event: Wednesday 28th March - Improving a 14XX kit loco - Ben Pavier ** We meet on Wednesday evenings and Sunday afternoons. Evenings feature talks on railways and model making, project nights when members show their current work, ‘you can do it’ demonstrations and film shows. Weather permitting, Sundays are spent operating the railways and giving rides to visitors to Victoria Park.Members free on Wednesdays meet during the day and work on outside projects and grounds maintenance. There is usually also running activity on the garden railway. March 2018Wednesday 7thMonthly meetingWednesday 14thBits and PiecesWednesday 21stRailways in wartime - talk and filmWednesday 28thImproving a 14XX kit loco - Ben Pavier April 2018Wednesday 4thMonthly meetingWednesday 11thBits and PiecesSaturday 14thBacon Butty DayWednesday 18Discussion - Ideas for WednesdaysWednesday 28thRailways in wartime - 2 May 2018Wednesday 2ndMonthly meetingWednesday 9thBits and PiecesWednesday 16thRunning nightWednesday 23rdStationary engine nightWednesday 30thMini talks June 2018Saturday 2ndDiesel dayWednesday 6thMonthly meetingWednesday 13thBits and PiecesWednesday 20thRunning nightWednesday 27thDVD nightSaturday 30th June - Sunday 1st JulyOpen weekend Each year we have a number of special event days, both home and away.In 2018, we have a Diesel Day on Saturday 2nd June, an Open Weekend on 30th June & 1st July, and our 40th Anniversary celebrations on Saturday 28th July. We welcome new members of any age - visit us on any Wednesday or Sunday afternoon, come along to one of our evening meetings or contact our Secretary.You don’t have to be an engineer, just have an interest in modelling, in running a miniature railway or in our industrial heritage.We can guarantee a friendly welcome and help in broadening your knowledge and interest in a wide range of subjects.