TRANSPORT historian Mike Fenton is to give a talk in Dursley this week.

As part of the Wings and Wheels Society programme of events, Mr Fenton will present two illustrated shows.

Firstly he will present the second part of his history of the Chalford rail car from 1918 to 1964.

This will be followed by a discussion of the Malmesbury branch line, from 1877 to its closure by British Railways in 1962.

The event is taking place at Dursley Community Centre on Thursday, November 8 at 8pm.

Everyone is welcome.

Admission is £4.

The aim of the Wings and Wheels Society is to promote friendship among enthusiasts of aviation, rail, road and sea.

For further information, contact Rich: 01453 544489 or Dave: 01453 544348.