The K1 Group of the WHRS look after the welfair of the historic Garratt locomotive K1. They are always looking for volunteers and so would be very pleased to meet new people to help them.Although with K1 in regular service working parties are normally held at Dinas when K1 is out of service during the Winter period only. All the details about K1 can be found on the Society's K1 pages together with some historical details in the K1 section of this website.
Help with the NG15 Restoration [top of page]
Volunteers are needed for the regular working parties to restore the NG15 locomotive No134. This is a Cymdeithas Rheilffordd Eryri/Welsh Highland Railway Society sponsored project and monthly working parties held at Dinas. More information including contact details are available on the restoration team's website: www.ng15-134.co.uk .
The renovation and repainting of what was a motley collection of South African Railways wagons is making a real difference to the image of the Railway, as well as providing useful rolling stock. There is group dedicated to their welfare and this is to be found on the Society's Wagons Roll pages. Full details of the work being carried out and how to help are to be found there.
The East Anglian Group is a society group who hold regular working parties at Horseheath near Cambridge.
The group has regular meetings, visits out and working parties with the latter held at Mill Green near Cambridge approximately every four weeks. More details of these, as well as how to become involved, can be found on the Society's website and on the East Anglian Group's pages there.
Also some more illustrated reports of earlier activities of the EAG's projects can be found on this website. See the EAG page.
Team Wylfa is a group external to the society and run by Clive Briscoe who works at Wylfa power station on Anglesey. The group has been active for over 10years and Clive runs numerous evening working parties as help allows, as well as working on other projects such as the NG15 restoration.
For more details of the group have a look through the Team Wylfa page where there is a potted history that gives an idea of the sort of activities they get involved in. Clive is always looking for volunteers to help so you'll be made more that welcome. In addition the Team Wylfa Reports page has some up to date information about recent activities.
To get in touch with Team Wylfa, Contact: Clive Briscoe, email@example.com, or phone 07756 489780 (mobile - leave a message and Clive will phone back after 17:30) or 01407 733595 (office)
For those of you who are not sure what you would like to do, or would like a variety of tasks from ditching and brush clearing, to painting buildings, washing carriages and helping with the buffet trolley and guide book selling. Please contact the volunteer co-ordinator for the operating railway, Tony Baker, on 01492 874579 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Anyone is welcome whether for one day or one month. Tasks are available to suit all ages and capabilities.