Harborough rail users
Improving the quality of Market Harborough's rail service
Market Harborough station was experiencing untypically wintry weather on Saturday 27th November when LMS Pacific No 6233 Duchess of Sutherland came through. She was hauling The Yuletide Express from Ealing Broadway to York on what turned out to be a stormy day. The return run through Market Harborough was slightly delayed, but it was good to see the engine in darkness, working hard to recover lost time.
Harborough Rail Users held their Annual General Meeting on Friday 26th November 2021, online because of continued Covid caution. The officers and Committee were elected for the forthcoming year. The priorities for the group were confirmed; these are:
Click on the link below for the Annual Report for HRU for the year to November 2021, as presented to the AGM.
Harborough Rail Users are holding their 2021 Annual General Meeting on Friday 26th November 2021, starting at 1:00pm. Because of continuing Covid precautions, the meeting this year will be held online on Zoom.
As well as electing officers for the group for the forthcoming year, the meeting will consider relevant topics including reviewing the past year and the start of the recovery from the Covid pandemic. Campaign priorities for the forthcoming year will also be considered. Among these are the remaining improvements we would like to see at the station, and the electrification of the line, now in its early stages.
Anyone who cares about Market Harborough's station and rail service and would like to attend the online AGM is invited to contact Harborough Rail Users via our Get in Touch facility.