When:
12th September 2021 @ 10:00 am
2021-09-12T10:00:00+01:00
2021-09-12T10:15:00+01:00
Where:
Ruddington
Ruddington
Nottingham NG11 6JS
UK
Contact:
Burton and Lesley

Members from all areas (and prospective members) are welcome to join (or leave) this run at any point,

Please let the leader know if you intend to do this so we are not waiting for you, and if you are leaving mid route, ensure that the cars behind know you are leaving the convoy,  or you may find you have  extra guests at your house for tea !!!!

Starting from The Stockyard, Hellaby at  9:30 for a cuppa, leaving at 10:00 our route to The Nottingham Heritage Railway, Ruddington is via Maltby, Oldcotes, Blyth, Worksop, Clumber Parks 10:25 Limetree Avenue, Edwinstowe,  Sherwood Forest Railway 11:00 – 11:45 Lowdham, Gunthorpe and on to Ruddington along theA46 and A52

There is no admission or parking charge at the centre, a small donation should be given

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Formerly known as GCRN – The Great Central Railway – Nottingham, 

A run to join the Lincs area for a joint meeting.

The Country Park in which the main station and facilities at Ruddington is located features an excellent children’s play area and a kiosk selling teas, coffees and ice creams. Ruddington village Centre (approx 20 minute walk from Ruddington station) has pubs and shops, as well as a fish & chip shop.

Ruddington (main station area)

Our main site at Ruddington is the base for the railway’s operations and is our principle station. There is a cafeteria (selling hot and cold food, drinks, etc), Toilets, Baby Change facilities, a gift shop, the narrow-gauge line operated by the Nottingham Society of Model and Experimental Engineers (NSMEE) and a collection of historic buses as well as a building hosting three model railway layouts.

The main platform is located alongside the Rushcliffe Country Park in Mere Way, Ruddington. Car parking is plentiful. A cool satellite view of the site is here. A printable, simple to use map of our Ruddington station site and it’s facilities is shown above (Click on Image for full size)

 

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 RCP_swan Nearby facilities

 

The Country Park in which the main station and facilities at Ruddington is located features an excellent children’s play area and a kiosk selling teas, coffees and ice creams. Ruddington village Centre (approx 20 minute walk from Ruddington station) has pubs and shops, as well as a fish & chip shop.

The south edge of the country park provides access to Asher Lane, and thence to an extensive network of footpaths criss-crossing Gotham Moor and the railway.

 

A route card has now been added here please down load it and bring it will you, this is a Health and Safety Requirement

Please study the clubs Good Driving Guide before coming on a run

See some of the places we plan to visit (or revisit)

If you have questions about any of the events or any ideas or suggestions for runs or days out, please contact your Co-ordinators – details on the Contacts page