Welcome to the Friends of Reddish South Station website.
This site will keep you updated about the progress of the recently formed "Friends Of Reddish South Station" group that aims to tidy and maintain the little used station. Its long term aim is to fight for the introduction of a regular service to Stockport and the south and Manchester Victoria to the northwest.
Our main point of contact for news or official items is the Secretary FORSS, e-mail email@example.com and we also have a secondary e-mail address for photos firstname.lastname@example.org. If you have any photos of our recent events or special trains, please forward them to this address and we will try to include them on our pictures page.
American Stock Car Driver to ride the "Folk Train !
Jamie Pfeifer who has held track championships at Saugus Speedway , Ventura Raceway and Santa Maria Raceway , all in California, who has also represented the USA in World Championship Finals at Belle Vue and Coventry Stadiums in the 80's, will be riding our "Folk Train" on Friday August 26th. Jamie who is in England again to represent the USA in the Heritage class of preserved and replica Stock Cars at Coventry Stadium on Aug 20th. He is also an avid rail enthusiast and saw Dave and Dot on Paul Mertons "Secret Stations" TV programme and decided to fit Reddish South in on his busy schedule. He is looking forward to the folk music and a bacon butty in the famous buffet bar at Stalybridge Station. Jamie (USA 99) will also be appearing in a Heritage Stock Car at the Ormskirk Motorfest on Sun 28th August. He is pictured below next to his Model A Ford Heritage Stock Car at Belle Clair Speedway in Illinois USA.