Events

Tarka Valley Railway 10th anniversary event

29/07/2018

Celebration of the 10th anniversary of our near neighbours the Tarka Valley Railway, at the Puffing Billy, Station Hill, Torrington, EX38 8JD. Open 1000 to 1600. Attractions include model railway layouts, craft stalls, book and jigsaw stalls, live music, the TVR's 2 locomotives open for visitors, development plans for the railway, and more.

DRSA Social (East)

01/08/2018

From 1830hrs, on the first Wednesday of the month. For all DRSA members, volunteers and DR staff. Note the change of venue to The Taw River Inn, Sticklepath, EX20 2NW.

Percy Day

05/08/2018

Photographer: Paul Martin



Percy Day marks him being pest controller at Okehampton station for 2 years. Once again it will be raising money for Mitzis Kitty Rescue (where he came from) and hoping to beat last year's total of £400. There will be a tombola, a raffle and a bric a brac stall. Any donations are welcome for any of these. Of course there will be free face painting for anybody who wants whiskers for the day!!

DRSA Social (West)

16/08/2018

Monthly gathering for staff, volunteers and other DRSA members at the Fox and Hounds at Shortacombe near Lydford on the A386 Okehampton to Tavistock road.

DRSA Social (East)

05/09/2018

From 1830hrs, on the first Wednesday of the month. For all DRSA members, volunteers and DR staff. Venue TBA

Ilfracombe railway exhibition

08/09/2018 10:00

Exhibition organised by Combe Rail, with the local railway groups and various model railways in attendance. There should be a DRSA stand there. More details nearer the time.

Talk on LSWR Photographs

08/09/2018

Talk by Peter H. Swift on the LSWR Photographs by the Chambers Brothers, organised by the South Western Circle. Venue The Mint Methodist Church, in Rowe Hall, Fore St, Exeter, EX4 3AT. Starting time 1330. More details on the South Western Circle's website. We presume attendance is for Circle members only.

DRSA Social (West)

20/09/2018

Monthly gathering for staff, volunteers and other DRSA members at the Fox and Hounds at Shortacombe near Lydford on the A386 Okehampton to Tavistock road.

DRSA Social (East)

03/10/2018

From 1830hrs, on the first Wednesday of the month. For all DRSA members, volunteers and DR staff. Venue TBA.

Classic Trucks

14/10/2018



Some of you may have seen last year's Classic Truck Run, particularly as it paused at Crediton Station tea rooms. Following the sad closure of the tea rooms in December, the 2018 run will be calling at Okehampton Station on the morning of Sunday October 14th. There will be a train to Meldon, available to the public as well. More details to follow.

DRSA Social (West)

18/10/2018

Monthly gathering for staff, volunteers and other DRSA members at the Fox and Hounds at Shortacombe near Lydford on the A386 Okehampton to Tavistock road.

DRSA Social (East)

07/11/2018

From 1830hrs, on the first Wednesday of the month. For all DRSA members, volunteers and DR staff. Venue TBA.

DRSA Social (West)

15/11/2018

Monthly gathering for staff, volunteers and other DRSA members at the Fox and Hounds at Shortacombe near Lydford on the A386 Okehampton to Tavistock road.

DRSA Social (East)

05/12/2018

From 1830hrs, on the first Wednesday of the month. For all DRSA members, volunteers and DR staff. Venue TBA.

DRSA Christmas Social

20/12/2018

Monthly gathering for staff, volunteers and other DRSA members at the Fox and Hounds at Shortacombe near Lydford on the A386 Okehampton to Tavistock road.