What's it all
Before taking the
procedure for the Newsletter,
below, or if asking the reason for losing receipt
of it, please note that I regret the
circumstances caused by the catastrophe affecting
the operation of my computer. Although its action
was subsequently restored, I regret that several
programs no longer operate and each one of those
has caused the loss of some very important contact
and diary information for arranging the Folk Train
programme and of the system for spreading the
Newsletter to those who have applied for it.
As previously stated,
I'm asked the initial question of this item quite
frequently so I thought that a brief description
of what goes on, on the night, would not go amiss.
On the fourth Tuesday
of each month we no longer gather on platform 2C.
It has been 5A at times but please check the
departure boards in Sheffield Station foyer to
view the 19:14 train to Manchester which calls at
Dore (19:20) and all stations along the Hope
Valley. There is music from the band throughout
the journey. We reach Edale at 19:47, where we
alight and make our way to The Rambler, the pub
next to the station, where the musical
We take the 21:29 train back to Sheffield - with
more music - arriving at 22:04.
see the FAQ.
Over recent years the coach occupied by the band
has been so crowded that a number of people have
had to ride in the second coach. Kris Hudson-Lee,
a member of the band Ethryll, has offered to assist us
by extra folk music being made available to
entertain those in the second coach. This can
happen on some occasions. See their web site at www.ethryll.co.uk