News of Crewkerne film makers latest movie on West Somerset Railway, has travelled across the globe to Australia. Member of Sydney U3A Ross Bell, who runs a news service for interesting stories from around the world on education in later life, has featured the story on his ‘Learning Later In Life’ Facebook page. The latest film by Anorak Communications, who are all members of Crewkerne U3A, is called ‘10.15 from Minehead, The Story of the West Somerset Railway’ and is now available on DVD. Ross Bell said: “The film by Anoraks has received a lot of attention and I would like to feature it.”
Clearly a fan of Crewkerne U3A, as it is the second time in two months that Ross has chosen to pick up one of their stories, Chairperson Anne Bright commented: “With the world to choose from for his news service, it is quite a compliment to what we are doing here at Crewkerne & District U3A.” The featured photo, courtesy of Rob Wells, shows members of Anorak Communications, Alan Keene, Tom Downey, James McCosh, Colin Mayes, Stuart Nuttall, Brian Lawrence and Tom Jones at Bishop’s Lydeard station on the West Somerset Railway line.