The Midland Railway – Butterley is pleased to announce that leading author and publisher of railway books Vic Mitchell will be on hand to sign copies of his books on the afternoon of Saturday 4th May.

Vic Mitchell is the man behind the Middleton Press and will be arriving on the special 11 coach charter train from London to the Midland Railway – Butterley.

Amongst his latest titles are books on the line from Ilkeston to Chesterfield, Loughborough to Ilkeston and Derby to Chesterfield.

Vic will be in the shop at Swanwick Station throughout the afternoon where copies of some of his books can be purchased.

Alan Calladine the Midland Railway – Butterley Development Officer said “We are delighted to welcome Vic to the Midland Railway – Butterley and trust that he will have a busy day. Vic has established Middleton Press and this has become one of the leading railway book publishers with a huge range of titles covering not only Britain but around the world and iseven the publisher of the railway timetable, successor to the famous Bradswhaws”