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Stourbridge Railway Society & Stourbridge SVR Association 2019 Meeting Programme

The programme of meetings  for the first half of 2019 on the  dates shown below at 7.30pm are as follows:

Stourbridge Railway Society

JANUARY 16th 

“P.S.O.V”  Karl Jauncey’s Annual Presentation of Steam on the Main Line.

FEBRUARY 20th

“THE TRENT VALLEY RAILWAY” – Presented by Robin Mathams & Dave Barratt.

MARCH 20th

“A.G.M. followed by “50 YEARS A GRICER” –  Presented by Don Taggart.

APRIL 17th

“THE GREAT EASTERN; BRUNEL’S GREAT SHIP” – Presented by Andrew Lound.

MAY 15th

“INDUSTRIAL & MINOR RAILWAYS” – Presented by Mike Nicholls.

JUNE 19th

TOPIC & SPEAKER TO BE ADVISED.

All Meetings of the Society are held at:-

THE BONDED WAREHOUSE,  CANAL STREET, STOURBRIDGE

Admission £2 Inclusive of Light Refreshments.

All are Welcome. For further information; Contact Chris Dyche on 01384 375582

Severn Valley Railway Association [Stourbridge Branch]

The programme of meetings  for the first half of 2019 on the  dates shown below at 7.30pm are as follows:

JANUARY 2nd

“THE RAILWAY SCENE UP TO DATE” – Presented by Bob Sweet.

FEBRUARY 6th

“A.G.M. followed by “BIG & SMALL RAILWAYS” – Presented by Andy Christie.

MARCH 6th

“BLUE DIESELS”  – Presented by Dave Fuzzard.

APRIL 3rd

“RUNNING LOCO’S ON THE S.V.R” – Presented by Neil Taylor (SVR’s Engineering Services Manager).

MAY 1st.

“THE WELSHPOOL & LLANFAIR LIGHT RAILWAY” – Presented by Andrew Carman.

Admission £2 Inclusive of Light Refreshments.

All are Welcome. For further information; Contact Chris Dyche on 01384 375582

 

Bank Holiday Day Trip to Kinver – August 26th 2019

A 7.5 hour return trip to the lovely historic village of Kinver along the Stourbridge and Staffs & Worcs. canal.

The Blackcountry Man boat departs the Bonded Warehouse at 10.00am and returns at approximately 6.00pm with a two hour stop off at Kinver at lunchtime beside the popular Vine Inn. A  Full Bar service is also available on board.

Adults £13 / Senior citizens & children £12 / Family Ticket £42. Free parking at the Bonded Warehouse.

Tel: 01384 375912 / 07889 908090  or Register your Interest Using the new “online ” Booking Enquiry Form by Clicking on the Icon on the right of the page.

Street Food Affair – Friday 26th July

Street Food Affair is back at the Bonded Warehouse once again, hosted on the cobbled street , bringing together the community for a late summer evening with delicious street food, bars, live entertainment from amazing local musicians. The Twilight Makers  and Vintage Market is also back inside the Bonded Warehouse itself.

If you haven’t attended a Street Food Affair previously, a number of video clips were professionally taken and the short video record of the event can be seen using the following link – Street Food at the Bonded Warehouse – we hope that you enjoy the video and hope that it will inspire you to come to future events (keep a look out on our Forthcoming Events webpage for dates currently scheduled for the remainder of 2019).

Following on from the great success of previous Street Food Affair events we are inviting people to join us again on Friday 26th July from 4.00pm until 9.00pm at the beautiful and historic Bonded Warehouse, just a short walk from Stourbridge town centre and with free parking available nearby .

The event will take place come rain or shine.

A small entrance fee of £1 for adults with the kids going in free.

Wherever possible Street Food Affair also aims to support local businesses and musicians. We would encourage any local food traders, musicians, artists and makers to get in touch via our website at http://www.streetfoodaffair.co.uk/to explore how we can work together at this and future events.

Street Food Affair – Friday 16th August

This  event  takes place at the beautiful and historic Bonded Warehouse, a short walk from Stourbridge town centre. Following on from much success  we are inviting people to join us again on Friday 16th August 4.00pm – 9.00pm.

The event will take place come rain or shine outside on the cobbled street.

Street Food Affair is held on the cobbled street of the Bonded Warehouse and brings together the community for a summer evening with delicious Street Food, bars , live entertainment from amazing local musicians and the Twilight Art, Craft and Vintage Market.

A small entrance fee of £1 for adults with the kids going in free.

Wherever possible Street Food Affair also aims to support local businesses and musicians. We would encourage any local food traders, musicians, artists and makers to get in touch via our website at http://www.streetfoodaffair.co.uk/to explore how we can work together at this and future events.

 

 

 

Street Food Affair – Friday 6th September

This  event  takes place at the beautiful and historic Bonded Warehouse, a short walk from Stourbridge town centre. Following on from much success  we are inviting people to join us again on Friday 6th September 4.00pm – 9.00pm.

The event will take place come rain or shine outside on the cobbled street.

Street Food Affair is held on the cobbled street of the Bonded Warehouse and brings together the community for a summer evening with delicious Street Food, bars , live entertainment from amazing local musicians and the Twilight Art, Craft and Vintage Market.

A small entrance fee of £1 for adults with the kids going in free.

Wherever possible Street Food Affair also aims to support local businesses and musicians. We would encourage any local food traders, musicians, artists and makers to get in touch via our website at http://www.streetfoodaffair.co.uk/to explore how we can work together at this and future events.

 

Friday Night is Music Night – 2019 Schedule

Come and join us for an evening cruise to Stourton with musical entertainment and a Fish & Chip Supper.  We leave the Bonded Warehouse at 7.30 pm and return around 10.15 pm  You will cruise the Canal to the sound of either a Country & 60’s, Rock N’ Roll, or Jazz Band: we pick up pre-ordered Fish & Chips along the way, turn around at the top of Stourton Locks and return to the Bonded Warehouse.  There is a Bar on board selling a selection of alcoholic and soft drinks along with Tea & Coffee.

Only 40 seats per trip so don’t delay. Tickets £18 with Fish &  Chip Supper.

Music Night Dates For 2019

  • April 26th               P Body’s Rock “N” Roll
  • 3rd May                  “Remembering George Formby”
  • 10th May                 Sax Appeal
  • 17th May                 MoTown night
  • 24th May                 ABBA night
  • 7th June                  50’s & Country
  • 14th June                Jazz on the Cut
  • 28th June                Sax Appeal
  • 5th July                    P Body Rock “N” Roll
  • 12th July                  MoTown night
  • 19th July                  50’s and Country
  • 2nd August              P Body Rock “N” Roll
  • 16th August            “Remembering George Formby”
  • 23rd August            MoTown night
  • 30th August            Jazz on the Cut
  • 13th September     Sax Appeal
  • 20th September     P Body’s Rock “N” Roll

Looking for an unusual party venue?

The whole Blackcountry Man boat can be booked for that special party.  If you have a birthday, family occasion or just fancy something a little different – various trip durations are available.

Ring for a quote: 01384 375912/07889 908090 or Register your Interest Using the new “online ” Booking Enquiry Form by Clicking on the Icon on the right of the page and we’ll get back to you.

 

Summer Sundays to Stourton Locks – 2019 Dates

Leaving the Bonded Warehouse at 2.30pm and returning at approximately 5.00pm this trip takes you down the beautiful Stourbridge Canal to the top of Stourton Locks, where the boat will wind and return to Stourbridge.

The 2019 schedule sees trips being run on the following dates:

  • May 12th
  • June  2nd
  • July 7th
  • September 1st

Adults £8 / Senior Citizens & Children £6 / Family Ticket £22.

Tel: 01384 375912 / 07889 908090 or Register your Interest Using the new “online ” Booking Enquiry Form by Clicking on the Icon on the right of the page and we’ll get back to you.

2019 Open Weekend – October 19th & 20th

This year the Trust will be staging the 36th annual Open Weekend. The event which runs from 10 am until 5 pm on both days will attract many canal boats which will be moored along the historic Stourbridge Canal.

There is free admission to the site and there are a number of attractions which include classic vehicles, traction engines, amusements, canal boat trips, fairground organs and a craft fair in the Bonded Warehouse. We are also planning more food outlets to cater for a range of tastes as well of course as the beer tent and live music.

Mark your diaries now so that you can attend this wonderful local event with something for all the family.

Public parking needs to be found ‘on street’ in nearby locations within easy walking distance of the Bonded Warehouse site.

Winter Street Food Affair / Twilight Market – Friday 6th December

The Winter Street Food Affair and festive Twilight Market are back at the Bonded Warehouse on Canal Street, Stourbridge. Starts at 2.00pm and ends at 8.00pm. £1 entry per adult. Children free admission.

Expect a festive celebration with delicious street food and winter warmers including hot chocolate, warm cocktails and gin. Visit the Twilight Market to pick up unique and handmade Xmas gifts from talented local artists and makers.

This is an outdoor event so please do wrap up warm.

If you are a local musician who would like to perform please get in touch with Street Food Affair (not the Bonded Warehouse).

Contact info@streetfoodaffair.co.uk to enquire about an indoor or outdoor Twilight Market stall.