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Matlock Railway Club

About the Club

The Matlock Railway Club is a club that was formed in 1968 for the benefit of railway enthusiasts, the intention being to organise meetings and social evenings for enthusiasts to get together on a regular basis.

The Club organises an intensive series of talks and presentations, and prides itself on being an open and friendly club.

Benefits of Membership

  • Programme of ‘presentation style’ meetings on railway themes, held twice a month (currently in abeyance due to covid)

  • Occasional trips to places of railway interest

Meeting Days

Alternate Thursdays.

Meeting Venue

The Duke William, Church Street, Matlock.




Membership fee

Full: £4

In common with other groups, there is an entry fee to the presentation meetings, currently £2.50 for members and £3 for non-members.

How to Join:

Go to the Club’s website (address as above), and click ‘Get in Touch’. Send an email to the Secretary of the Club, Mike Watkiss at mikewatkiss2010[at]hotmail[dot]co.ukand ask for information on membership.

Other Societies With Related Interest

Nearest Heritage Railway

Peak Railway

Nearest Model Railway Club

Alfreton Model Railway Society / Clay Cross Model Railway Society

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