Wings and Wheels Society.



Society Rules

Previous Meetings


Aviation Galleries

Railway Galleries

Classic Cars



Odds and Sods


Future Programme of events at Dursley Community Centre and other locations.
All Meetings Start at 8 pm.

Thurs 12th October 17- Speaker Mike Fenton

The Chalford Rail Car & Brimscombe Bankers

Speaker Mike Fenton gives an illustrated talk on the fascinating railway history of the Chalford Rail Car from 1903-64 and the Brimscombe Bankers from 1845 based on his own personal research


Thurs 9th November 17-Speaker Ken Duffey

Russian Aviation Adventures Vol: 1

Speaker Ken Duffy takes us on an exciting pictorial journey of Russian Aviation, including  Moscow Airshows and the once secret Soviet Airforce Museum at Monino, to name but a few!

Thurs 14th December 17-Speaker Fred Winter

Fred’s Digital Travels Vol: 1, UK & Europe

In this amazing illustrated show, we join speaker & enthusiast Fred Winter on his travels through Europe featuring Bulgaria, Ireland & Britain… a ‘Winter’ show not to be missed! With plenty of Steam & Diesel traction


Thurs 11th January 18-Speaker various

A view from the Cockpit and Buffet Car!

To celebrate 15 years of Wings and Wheels, Rich Kelsey, Dave Lamb & Nick Clarke give a combined two part illustrated talk on experiences in Aviation & Airshows, Railways & Steam Gala’s

Thurs 8th February 18-Speaker Pete Evans

Mainly Coasters… mainly Local

Step back in time with speaker Pete Evans as he recalls local shipping, and the last years of coaster operation on the Gloucester & Sharpness Canal, Avonmouth & the South West using his collection of maritime images to illustrate the scene with fascinating dialogue

Thurs 8th March 18 -Speaker Malcolm Garner

Southern Steam in the 1960s

Malcolm Garner gives an illustrated talk … on his adventures with a camera at the end of BR main line steam, and then a look at his recent volunteer work with Southern Locomotives Ltd

Thurs 12th April 18- Speaker Alan Freke

The Work of Technical Artist ‘F A Simpson’

Speaker Alan Freke gives an illustrated talk on this self-trained artist who created transport artwork and cut-away drawings from 1910 onwards for the Bristol Aeroplane Company, Imperial Airways, and many British Motorcycle Manufacturers

Thurs 10th May 18-Speaker Chris Bigg

Wings over Filton, Pre & Post War - Vol: 1 & 2

Speaker Chris Bigg presents a two part pictorial show of Bristol Aerospace; firstly from 1910 -’39 & secondly from 1939 to present day


The Society cannot be held responsible for any Personal Injury or Loss of Members’ Belongings


Programme subject to change at short notice.


Contact: Rich 07909 960202 or Dave 01453 544348.


Entry to all shows £4.00 on door, all welcome at,


The Community Centre,

Rednock Drive,

Dursley Gloucestershire,

GL11 4BX.