|Mike Plowman Group Leader
Simon West Group Technical Lead
Mike Collins Zoom Meeting Moderator
In Normal times, the WNO area group meet six times each year for a full day, generally on a Saturday, at the club rooms of the Leamington and Warwick Model Railway Society www.lwmrs.co.uk. where MERG members are able to see the Society's three Exhibition Layouts that have MERG CBUS and MERG DCC installed.
Meetings generally comprise:
Since April 2020, the group have been holding fortnightly Virtual Area Group meetings using Zoom.
We are expecting to start physical meetings again on Saturday 18th September 2021 at the clubrooms of the Leamington & Warwick Model Railway Society. Numbers will be limited and a notice will be issued to registered members of the area group when tickets are released via Eventbrite. We expect to hold a midweek evening meeting via Zoom during the alternate months (October & December).
Workshops are always held in the afternoon of bi-monthly meetings to assist the following:
Additionally, specialist workshops are run on an occasional basis. Most recent subjects have been:
To attend a Warwickshire, North Oxfordshire MERG Area Group Meeting, whether in normal times or the virtual meetings, you must be a MERG member.
Once you have signed up, make sure you join the Warwickshire, North Oxfordshire Area Group.
Select WNO Area Group from the drop down list in Other Area Groups and press the Subscribe to Area Group button.
The WNO Area Group actively support the
Leamington & Warwick Model Railway Society Show which is normally scheduled for Saturday and Sunday of the first weekend in March.
The LWMRS Board have not yet made the decision to host an exhibition in 2022. Even if social distancing rules are relaxed there is no guarantee that visitor numbers will have recovered to pre Covid-19 levels to make the Society Exhibition viable.
Latest News at – www.lwmrs.co.uk or Contact Exhibition Manager - Email – email@example.com
|19:00 20-Oct||WNO Zoom Meeting||Ian Kay - Part 3 of “My life on the railway”||Online Zoom Meeting|
Recent meetings include: -
|10:00 18-Sep||Warwickshire, North Oxfordshire MERG Area Group||Provisional Date for physical meeting. Andy Cumming -a design for a Toti detector||LWMRS Clubrooms, Knightcote.|