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The Autumn Meeting & AGM of the Association will be held on Saturday 13th.November 2021 at the Carus Green Golf Club, Burneside Road, Kendal LA9 6EB.

The cost for the whole day is £26, including tea or coffee both on arrival and in mid-afternoon, and a 3 course lunch. For those not taking lunch, the cost is £11.

Menu options for lunch are shown on the Booking Form which Members will have received in the recent Journal envelope.

If booking by post, please forward your Form to Ian Lydiatt at the address stated, to arrive no later than 3rd.November. Payment may be made by cheque payable to "The Cumbrian Railways Association". Don't forget to include the cheque!

If you wish to use Internet Banking, please direct your payment to Sort Code 20-45-28, Account 80305510, Name as above. Add your Membership Number and Surname as reference. If you will be dining, it is essential that you advise your menu choices to Ian by telephone at 01539 735886, or by emailing him at, replacing "AT" with "@". The same deadline applies!

Please note the early assembly start time. Programme for the day is:

10.00 Assemble
10:30 Philip Tuer, Chairman CRA: Welcome and Introduction
10:40 Paul Chancellor, Colour Rail: "A Ninth Colour Rail Journey""
12:00 End of morning session
12.15 Special General Meeting
12.45 Lunch
14:00 Iain Parsons, CRA Member: “The Railway at Brampton”
15:15 Tea/Coffee
15:30 Stephen McGahon, Railway Photographer and ex-Signalman: “A Signalman's Photographs'”
16:30 Close