Saturday 17th March 2018 – 10.00 to 16.30 (AGM commences at 13:30)

At the Best Western Stuart Hotel, 119 London Road, Derby. DE1 2QR. Te l: 01332 340 633

(Just around the corner from the Midland Hotel).

Guests and Friends are also welcome to the get-together, but a donation of £2 per person would be appreciated.

This event is organised by the East Midland Branch of the Society with the support of the Management Committee

The Get-Together will be held in “The Suite”.

Confirmed Traders: Contikits, Gerald Savine Prints, Golden Valley Hobbies, Platform 5, N-ScaleCh, SRS Sales, Switzerland Travel Centre and Winco,

In addition there will be a “Bring and Buy” Stall and a Raffle.  

Confirmed layouts:  Klosters Dorf (Nm), Hinterklemm/Bavaria (N),  Umsteigen (N) and  Zweitsfeld (N) .

Swiss Railway Films will be shown during the day.

There will be a dinner after the AGM on the Saturday evening commencing at 19:00.

The Menu is:


Homemade Vegetable soup with a crusty roll  or  Prawn Cocktail served on crispy iceberg lettuce with a Marie Rose sauce.

Main Course:

Traditional  Roast  Beef served with Yorkshire Pudding, roast potatoes and a rich pan gravy.

Breast of Roast Chicken served with  sage and onion seasoning, mini sausage wrapped in bacon, roast potatoes and rich pan gravy.


Mediterranean Vegetable Tart served on a leaf salad and drizzled with green pesto.

Homemade Crumble served with vanilla Custard or Amaretto Meringue with strawberries and Cream.

Tea or Coffee.

The cost is £25.25 per person excluding wine which is the same price as 2017. The last date for bookings has now passed



The East Midlands Branch will be hosting their March meeting in Derby in the  Hotel on the Friday evening commencing at 20:00.  

Martin Fisher will be giving an illustrated talk entitled “Have I Got News For You About Switzerland”.

A table d’hote dinner will be available in the hotel on the Friday evening - £16.95 for two courses or £21.95 for three courses. For a sample menu click here. Please book this direct with the hotel.

Single Rooms will cost  £50.00 on the Friday Night and £60.00 on the Saturday

Double Rooms will cost £60.00 on the Friday Night and £70.00 on the Saturday

Rates include VAT, free Wi-Fi, free car parking and full English breakfast.

Room bookings should be made direct with the hotel quoting the Swiss Railways Society AGM to get these rates.

Please note that the hotel does not have a lift but there are bedrooms on the ground floor.

These rates may not be the cheapest available and there are plenty of other hotels in the area.

You can download part of th AGM Brochure here.

Updated 9th March 2018