And Yet I Find You Planting Here – The Sequel

In November our Roving Reporter wrote about the efforts of the Livingston Rotary Club planting hundreds of Crocus bulbs to brighten the site in Springtime. On Saturday our Roving Reporter was at Almondell enjoying the Spring sunshine and warm temperatures after the ‘Beast from the East’ had retreated and he had his camera. Crocuses are Read more about And Yet I Find You Planting Here – The Sequel[…]

Chairman’s Announcement……

I would like to share with you all the fantastic news that we have been awarded a substantial grant for the Visitor and Heritage Centre, yesterday.  More details of the grant to follow shortly. This gives us the opportunity to provide the visitor and heritage centre facilities that have been previously discussed and subject to Read more about Chairman’s Announcement……[…]

The Beast From The East…..

Phil’s usual email prior to weekend working somehow lacked its usual optimism: ‘Given the on-going conditions and the forecast I don’t expect there will be anything we can sensibly work on out of doors on Saturday.  People may not even be able to get there given the guidance to avoid non-essential travel will still be Read more about The Beast From The East…..[…]

Almondell’s new arrival…..

Good news for those members with 3½” gauge locomotives!  The recently uplifted circuit at Newliston has arrived at Almondell.  Already work has progressed on stacking the track panels neatly ready for relaying on the ‘A’ circuit. The points and crossings were set out in their position where the ‘A’, ‘B’ & ‘C’ circuits all come Read more about Almondell’s new arrival…..[…]