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To join or renew your membership online and pay your subscription by credit card, debit card or PayPal account, click on  Join Or Renew Now.  This will link to our 'Membermojo' membership website.

If you are already a member, you should check  your personal details and update them where necessary, especially if you have changed email, or house address recently. Do this by using the MemberMojo website and use your OLD email address to log in.

 Note: you may use Membermojo to update your personal details at any time



Off-line, if you prefer to pay your subscription by cheque or PO, please download and use our Membership Form. (PDF)

Also, off-line, if you prefer to renew by Direct Debit rather than by cheque or PO, please print out and complete our  NGRS Direct Debit Form (PDF).


 From 5/2019  there are three types of membership.

     Full membership - you will receive printed copies of both our magazines, The Narrow Gauge and Narrow Gauge News and an email (issued 6 times a year) containing a link to the latest electronic Narrow Gauge News and current visit information, if any.

     E-membership - you will receive a printed copy of The Narrow Gauge (issued up to 6 times a year) and you will be sent an email (issued 6 times a year) and a link to the latest electronic Narrow Gauge News and current visit information, if any.

     Visits Membership - Like E membership, you will be sent an email (issued 6 times a year) containing a link to the latest electronic Narrow Gauge News and current visit information, if there is any.


Membership category

Full membership


Members who live in the UK



Members who live in Europe (magazines delivered by priority mail)



Members who live in rest of the World (magazines delivered by air mail)



Associate membership (for family members – all benefits except magazines)


Visits & e-NGN membership N/A



  The membership year runs from 1 April to 31 March. If you join the Society between 1 April and 31 December 2019, you will receive all our publications for the year (including any back issues, but subject to availability). Generally, if you join between 1 January and 31 March, your membership will run to 31 March in the following year and be '...valid for the following year'. You will receive all the publications issued in the membership year – potentially 8 issues of The Narrow Gauge and 8 issues of Narrow Gauge News. In your joining pack, you will also receive example copies of our magazines


 When you join the Society, you become a member of Narrow Gauge Railway Society, a company limited by guarantee and registered in England and Wales number 9925208.


 Visits & e-NGN Members membership will allow you to join us on our visits to narrow gauge and miniature railways, many of which are not normally open to the public, and to visit our library. You will not receive any of our publications. This class of membership runs for a calendar year, currently until 31 December 2018. To join us on our visits, you must be a full member, e-member, family associate member or a visits & e-NGN member.


 Membership entitles you to join society visits and special events, it gives information on affiliated local Area Groups and allows you to purchase items such as binders, society caps and engraved glassware. You will also have access to the Society Library located at the Apedale Valley Railway, Chesterton, nr Stoke-on -Trent.


Data Protection Act and the NGRS:


Any personal information you give to us, whether written or electronic, will be processed in accordance with the UK Data Protection Act 1998 and the General Data Protection Regulation ((EU) 2016/679). The NGRS will use the information to process your membership and it will be used and shared in connection with society activities (for example provision of key facts and details about the Society, provision of mailing lists for our magazines, notification of open days, organised visits and meetings including Local Area Group meetings, notification of the expiry of your subscription, etc.).

Please refer to the Privacy Policy for full details

The Society may also use the information to support its own financial records, marketing and market research activities. The information you provide will not be used for purposes other than the operation of the Society. Persons under the age of 16 years who wish to become a Full Member will be required to obtain their parent or guardians consent.




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        However we take no responsibility for loss due to inaccuracies on these pages.


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