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-====== MERG Somerset ​and District ​Area Group ======+~~NOCACHE~~ 
 +{{:​public:​msag-logo.jpg?​300|MERG Somerset Area Group}} 
 +====== MERG Somerset Area Group ======
-[[public:​areagroups|Return to Area Groups News]] 
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 +[[:​public:​areagroups|Area Groups]] | [[:​public:​start|Public pages]] | [[https://​​index.php|MERG Home page]] | [[https://​​forum/​viewforum.php?​f=63|Area Group Forum]] | [[:​subjects:​msag_home|Members only area]] ​
-[[http://​​index.php|MERG ​Home page]] +<WRAP borderlesstable>​ 
-==== Email ====+|{{ :​public:​msag-banner.jpg?​900|Do you know what it is yet?}}| 
 +==== How do I contact the Somerset Area Group ====  
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 +Click to send us a message,​\\ ​[[https://​​areagroup.php?area=12|MERG Somerset Area Group contact form]] 
 +==== Who are the leaders of the group? ====
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 +M1925 Paul Howes //Group Leader// \\ M4418 Anthony Braithwaite //Deputy Group Leader// \\ M6456 Malcolm Asker //Group Communications Officer//
 +==== Can I join you today? ====
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 +<WRAP button>​[[https://​​joinform.php?​submit=Join+Now|First Join MERG here]]</​WRAP>​
 +Then make sure you join the Somerset Area Group when you are signed up and bolster the **240** members currently subscribed to our Area Group.
 +<WRAP button>​[[https://​​membership/​|Join the Somerset Area Group]]</​WRAP>​
 +Edit **Area Groups** using the green pencil. Then select **Somerset Area Group** from the drop down list in **Other Area Groups** and press the **Subscribe to Area Group** button.</​WRAP> ​   ​
-To send us an email, [[http://​​areagroup.php?area=12|use the MERG Cardiff Area Group contact form]]\\  +==== How do you meet? ==== 
-For MERG membersyou might also like to look at our [[​f=63|area group forum.]]+<WRAP info round>  
 +The group normally meets on the first Saturday of every month between 10am and 1pm in YeovilSomerset. Meetings include some or all of the following:​\\ 
 +  * A presentation ​  
 +  * A session on a group project ​  
 +  * A practical workshop 
 +Occasionally we meet from 10am to 4pm for an extended workshop session. Dates for meetings are held in the [[https://​​meetings.php#|MERG meetings diary]] unless otherwise stated or see **When are the next Meetings?** below.\\ \\ The meetings are normally held at St James ChurchPreston Road, Yeovil. ​ Anyone wishing ​to attend a meeting can get directions from the group via the contact form. 
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 +**//GOVERNMENT RESTRICTIONS ON GATHERINGS AND TRAVEL//** Due to the restrictions all our meetings are currently online using Zoom video conferencing software Zoom is easy to use so please join us online. 
-==== Secretary ​====+==== Do you hold workshops? ​==== 
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 +//"Yes we do, sometimes together with a meeting sometimes a separate event."//​ 
 +  * Members bring their own kits to assemble with help from others in the group where required 
 +  * Members bring their own built kit for where they have failed to get it working or need to share test equipment 
 +  * Any electronic circuit is welcome not just MERG kits 
 +  * Members work on the current group projects together 
 +  * Members interconnect working kits and add hardware to learn how kits can work together 
-Situation vacant+==== When are the next meetings? ==== 
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-==== Meetings ​====+<WRAP center important round 75%> 
 +{{:​public:​msag_zoom_icon.png?​30 |Zoom online ​Meetings}} **If you are already a MERG member, then You need to subscribe to the Somerset Area Group which ensures you get an emailed invite to all the above meetings** 
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 +<WRAP button>​[[https://​​membership/​|Join the Somerset Area Group]]</​WRAP>​ 
 +Edit **Area Groups** using the green pencil. Then select **Somerset Area Group** from the drop down list in **Other Area Groups** and press the **Subscribe to Area Group** button. 
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-==== Links ==== 
-[[:helpsystem:coordinators|Help page for coordinators]]+ 
 +==== Where can I see what the group gets up to? ==== 
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 +|[[public:masag_gallery|Click here for a Gallery of events]]|{{:public:​june_2019_meeting_1_.jpg?​100|Found CANMIO}}|{{:​public:​june_2019_meeting_2_.jpg?​100|Tony Presents}}|{{:​public:​june_2019_meeting_3_.jpg?​100|How many group members does it take to read a multimeter?​}}|{{:​public:​june_2019_meeting_4_.jpg?​100|Who are you trying to mimic?​}}|{{:​public:​msag-november-2019-meeting_2_.jpeg?​176|Resistance is futile}}| 
 +==== Local Links ==== 
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 +  * [[https://​​pages/​category/​Community/​West-Camel-Model-Railway-Society-231943490188817/​|West Camel Model Railway Society]] 
 +  * [[https://​​ |Yeovil Model Railway Group]] 
 +**Heritage Railways** 
 +  * [[https://​​|East Somerset Railway]] 
 +  * [[https://​​|North Dorset Railway (Shillingstone Project)]] 
 +  * [[https://​​|Seaton Tramway]] 
 +  * [[https://​​|Swanage Railway]] 
 +  * [[https://​​|Swindon and Cricklade Railway]] 
 +  * [[https://​​|West Somerset Railway]] 
 +  * [[http://​​|Yeovil Railway centre]] 
 +  * [[https://​​|Aspire Gifts and Models]] 
 +  * [[https://​​|Buffers Model Railways]] 
 +  * [[https://​​|DCC Train Automation]] 
 +  * [[https://​​|East Somerset Models]] 
 +  * [[http://​​|The Model Shop (Exeter)]] 
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 +[[:​public:​areagroups|Area Groups]] | [[:​public:​start|Public pages]] | [[https://​​index.php|MERG Home page]] ​| [[https://​​forum/​viewforum.php?​f=63|Area Group Forum]] | [[:​subjects:​msag_home|Members only area]]  
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