THE Altrincham Electric Railway Preservation Society's next lecture will be on March 14 and is entitled ‘A Selection of Doug Darby’s UK Photographs’ and will be given by Paul Shackcloth, photographic officer of the Manchester Locomotive Society.

The lecture is at Altrincham Methodist Church Hall, Barrington Road, Altrincham and starts at 7.30pm. Admission costs £3 or free for AERPS members.

Further details can be obtained from Andrew Macfarlane on 0161 928 9394 or at