This group is for supporters of the Ffestiniog Railway running from Porthmadog to Blaenau Ffestiniog, North Wales. The group is quite active with over 500 members. Many are active volunteers but don't let that put you off joining, we are very interested in the views of all supporters of the railway. If you are shy, join and see how the discussion develops before posting any emails yourself.
NOTE: Membership is restricted to members of the Ffestiniog Railway Society and other persons known to them. You will have to prove your credentials before your membership will be approved Verification and approval might take a day or two, longer at times. If you have any queries about joining, email the group owner and moderator, Jim Hewett, (email@example.com) who will advise you what to do. Clearly mark any such mail as "festiniograilway" or it might get deleted as junk mail.
This is an unofficial discussion group and is not promoted by any official part of the Ffestiniog Railway.
Source: The FR e-group home page
Where the wiki makes use of quotes from the group, a link to the original is provided - usually in the form FR E-group posting xxxxx where xxxxx is the relevant message number. If you are a member of that e-group, then you will be taken to the relevant message.
Please note Usage, on this wiki, of quoted material should only be made by the person making the statement in the first instance, or by the person using it, gaining that persons permission, beforehand
 FRS Announce
There is also a "broadcast" group specifically for "Official announcements notices of the Ffestiniog Railway Society from the Board Area/Functional Groups", called "frsannounce".