Nottingham & District Branch

Nottingham & District Branch

Branch membership currently stands at 122 and 30 attend the meetings. There is a guest speaker at most meetings.

BRANCH SECRETARY – Colin Rolle Tel: 01623 646 789

CHAIRMAN – Victor Perrett Tel: 01158 499 801

Membership subscriptions for 2020 are £4.00 – Widower or Widow £2.00
Please make cheques payable to BTPF Nottingham & District Branch.


COMMITTEE for 2020
Once again we are very pleased that our Branch has a full committee.  What we need is more ordinary members – if interested please contact Colin Rolle on 01623 646 789.


MEETINGS FOR 2020

The Nottingham Branch held their Annual General Meeting on 23rd January 2020.   The meeting was attended by 25 members and we are pleased to say we once again have a full committee.   Very warm welcome to Peter Brookes.   Our Speaker was the Railway Chaplain Colin Fraser.   Ten members showed an interest in attending the Loco naming ceremony in York.

Wednesday 23rd SeptemberCANCELLED

Our next meeting is due to take place on Wednesday 20th January 2021.
The Committee do not feel safe travelling on public transport at the present time.

All meetings held at Nottingham Mechanics Institute 2 North Sherwood Street, Nottingham
10.15 for 10.30 start


NEWSLETTER December 2019

Click HERE to read the Newsletter 


Christmas Lunch 2019
Christmas lunch – the Branch held its Christmas lunch on 4th December attended by 15 members. This was a 3 course festive lunch followed by coffee at the Nottingham Mechanics Institute.



Loco Naming

Postponed due to Coronavirus. Watch this space for new date.

All our branch members are invited to the National Railway Museum at York on Tuesday 9th June 2020 for the Class 47 naming ceremony. The loco will be named the British Transport Pensioners Federation. The BTPF President M.C. Holmes OBE will perform the opening ceremony at 11.30am.


Joint Nottingham Branch and Leicester Branch Lunch

Below is a photo taken at a joint Nottingham Branch and Leicester Branch lunch, held recently in Market Harborough. 

Left to right we have; Geoff Knapp, Ron Sutton, Steve Hewett and Vic Perrett.

Pictures thanks to Frank Read (Retired `Chief’ Inspector @ Nottingham Midland )



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