Railway talk

U3A Wisbech History Group holds “Muddle and go Somewhere” - My life on the Railway by Gerry Painter at Octavia Hill’s Birthplace House, Wisbech, on May 4 at 2pm.

Gerry started as a platform boy on the WIsbech M&GN station. The Midland and Great Northern was nicknamed, Muddle and go Nowhere. Hear how he eventually rose to be in charge of area operations.

Gerry has a wealth of stories of interest to anyone who likes railways or local history. Members and guests welcome.