John has been involved for many years with the Bahamas Locomotive Society supporting the restoration and operation of steam locomotive, 45596 Bahamas. After an exacting overhaul, the locomotive earlier this year, faultlessly, hauled 2 sell-out trains over the Settle to Carlisle line.
John is a respected railway photographer and with his friend, Gavin Morrison, has produced a number of excellent pictorial books.
Tales from the funny world of TV, art and antiques! David Harper - As seen on TV! - Bargain Hunt, Antiques Roadtrip, Celebrity Eggheads, Flog It, For What It's Worth, Put Your Money Where Your Mouth Is, Celebrity Masterchef, Through The Keyhole…and lots more. Join the TV celebrity and national treasure David Harper as he shares the stories of his career.
A talk from Keith Crabtree.
Tony Walsh is an ordinary bloke with an extraordinary talent and a remarkable story.
Overcoming childhood poverty and illness, then working everyday jobs in the communities of his beloved home city of Manchester, he has risen in recent years to become one of the UK’s most widely recognised and most in-demand professional poets.
A Sixty-Year Journey.
A talk from Stewart Liles.
A talk from Kevin Finnerty on the creation of the new national memorial engine.
A talk from popular railway photographer Gavin Morrison.
A potted history about the society, their accomplishments so far with preserving the old station and a small amount of track, and their future plans.