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Bournville Sub Day, Sunday 10th May 2020

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Bournville Sub Day, Sunday 13th September

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    Post  Tom(ADMIN) on Wed Jan 02, 2013 9:37 am

    I've just seen this on another forum, so I've copied it and pasted here for all to see...perhaps Fred has more information?


    It is with regret that I have to inform everyone that this years and most probably all future shows at St. Nicholas School, Merstham have been cancelled. I was informed of this by the gentleman that organised for the past three years.

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    Post  Deep Diver (Fred) on Wed Jan 02, 2013 10:40 am

    Thanks for this Dick it will be a show that will be missed. we are now down to just a hand full of shows
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    Post  Tom(ADMIN) on Wed Jan 02, 2013 10:43 am

    I'm trying to find out why it's been cancelled, Fred...
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    Post  Tom(ADMIN) on Wed Jan 02, 2013 10:47 am

    Just had a reply from Alan...



    Re: Merstham Model Steam Show - cancelled

    It would seem that the cost of running the show was close to exceeding the income over the past two years and they did not want to make a loss as it was for charity.

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    Post  david f on Wed Jan 02, 2013 5:17 pm

    That is very sad that it has gone. One of the only shows with a proper swimming pool.

    I believe from those who went that it has been getting increasingly quiet an sad over the last 2 or 3 years.

    As you say Richard - another one bites the dust.

    David

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