Rheilffordd Talyllyn Railway Operations            

FR Do 2002 - 17/08/02

The FR visited the TR this year on 17 August - Race The Train Day!!!!

We promised increadable amounts of beer, really good food, double headed train, with footplate rides,
and karaoke. The highlight of the evening was of course the Footie Match, with the coverted
(or should that be lost) Trophy up for grabs.

Footie Results:





Ffestiniog 97  FR10-0TR  FR 
Fairly Talyllyn 98  FR0-4TR  TR 
Talfest 99  FRn/a-n/aTR  FR 
Rock Stock 2000  FR4-4TR  TR 
Chipoil Odyssey 2001  FR1-1TR  FR 
Shunt Wars 2002  FR3-2TR  TR 

- Poster designed by Mark Freeman ->  
- The drinks got drunk!!!
- The food was great.
- Kareoke was a success.
TR Volunteers:  
-Just under 40 volunteers bought tickets  
FR Guests:  
-About 60 volunteers arrived by coach and cars  

The TR were out numbered on their home footie pitch about 2 to 1
TR lead most of the match. In typical style it was played in the rain and flood lit.
However, the ref finally ended the match with the FR in the lead by 3-2... great goal Bonks

Thursday 15 August
The gang in prep for Sat Evening Aberdyfi Night pub crawl The gang on Aberdyfi Platform waiting for train back to Tywyn 
Friday 16 August
Jeff recovering after too many 'Turbos' Alex and Posh pose on No 7 and 2 Graham, Alex and Posh pose
Alex, Bill and Posh pose at Wharf 
Saturday 17 August
Bill after his 10k race ... and again ... and again
Pips, Alex, Mouse, Sarah, Neil and Ben have a pre-do drink in the 'Tred' The gang await the FR Arrival ... and again

Information last updated 28 April 2015

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