Flower Beds

Put the date in your diaries June 2nd on that day we start the flower beds on the station platform we need plenty of Volunteers as there will be 12 railway sleepers being delivered these will have to be manhandled down onto the platform and built up so everybody will need to be wearing stout shoes and a pair of good gloves time of assembly at the station 8 15 am and if you have a good drill please bring it along THANK YOU Alan

St Mary’s Primary School

On Friday 18th 35 children and 4 teachers travelled to Stalybridge on the Denton Flyer they were all dressed in fifties style and what a turnout it was they did the school proud on the train we had the folkgroup that normally play on the folk train and they entertained on the journey to Stalybridge and a good time was had by all the only fly in the ointment was the fact that no press turned up even though they were notyfied and myself being in demand could not take many Photos

Flower Beds

At the committee meeting Thursday 3rd May a date was set to commence the flower beds on the platform at Denton Station Saturday 2/6/2012 shortly before that i will be asking for Volunteers we need your help in between this date we have the trip on May 18th of the children from St Mary’s primary on our once a week train and the Meeting on 24th May at the Victoria Park Community Centre at 7 00pm

St mary’s Primary School Denton

On Friday May 18th sixty children from our member school St Mary’s Primary Denton are taking a trip on our once a week train in support of our campaign for the reinstatment of passenger train services along this line the trip is also linked to the Queens Diamond Jubilee celebrations they will all be dressed in Fifties style and will be singing songs and we hope to have a folk group with us

Airport Funding

Good news Tina from the Manchester Airport Trust Fund phoned last night to inform me that our application for funding for the flower beds on the station platform had been approved. Many thanks to MANCHESTER AIRPORT for their generosity and the personal way that they informed  me about our success now we can start planning

Compass Rail Tours

Brilliant turn out this morning at Denton 54 people turned out for the first Compass Rail Tour to Cardiff