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SYSTON 2018
TICKETS COMPETITION NOW OPEN

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In conjunction with
Syston Model Railway Society,
Here is your chance to win a pair of 2 Adult Tickets to the
Syston 2018 Exhibition
on Sat 17th - Sun 18th February 2018

at Sileby Community Centre, High Street, 
Sileby, Leicestershire LE12 7RX.

The annual exhibition features approx 12 quality layouts and 11 trade stands. This popular exhibition has a summery feeling to it with both St Ruth, a finescale 2mm layout featuring parts of the railway system on the South Coast. The exhibition is FREE admission to all children under the age of 14. There is free parking adjacent to the venue and plenty of street parking nearby. Refreshments will also be available.

Competition ends Sat 3rd February.

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Leicester Model Railway Show 2018

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THE FESTIVAL OF BRITISH RAILWAY MODELLING 2018
TICKETS COMPETITION NOW OPEN

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In conjunction with
Warners Exhibitions,
Here is your chance to win one of four Adult tickets to the
The Festival of British Railway Modelling 2018 Exhibition
on Sat 10th February - Sun 11th February 2018

at Doncaster Exhibition Centre, Leger Way, 
Doncaster, South Yorkshire DN2 6BB.

Visitors can enjoy browsing over 30-handpicked layouts with a 'Best of British' theme and purchase must-have items in a variety of major scales, era and gauges from over 80 quality traders. There will be expert demonstrations, giving you an opportunity to enhance your modelling skills. Whether you're new to the hobby or looking to stock up on essentials, our Doncaster Show offers something for everyone. The show is kindly supported by:Doncaster & District Model Railway Club

Competition ends Sat 27th January.

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The Festival of British Railway Modelling 2018

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Stafford 2018 TICKETS COMPETITION NOW CLOSED

In conjunction with
Stafford Railway Circle,
This was your chance to win a pair of Adult Tickets to the
Stafford 2018 Exhibition
on Sat 3rd February - Sun 4th February 2018

at Stafford County Showground, Weston Road, 
Stafford, Staffordshire ST18 0BD.

We will once again have plenty of layouts, traders and demonstrators for you to enjoy at the exhibition. This year we will have two themed areas. Our highly successful "small layout" section will be with us again with 11 layouts of various gauge that would fit in any home and also a selection of 9 layouts set in the north west of England. As well as these there are another 24 layouts in various scales for your entertainment. Refreshments available from the catering area.

Unfortunately the competition is now closed and the lucky winners are -
Pete Sisson, Lincoln
Val Lee, Stalybridge
.
Congratulations and we will be contacting you within the next couple of days to get your prize to you.
If you did not win this time please do not worry as we will be holding further competitions.
So watch this space.

Model Railway Exhibition Stafford 2018

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Disabled AccessWheelchair Friendly  No. of Layouts
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May 2018

  • Sat 5th - Carmarthen Modellers' Club -  6th Annual Model Exhibition - 2018
    Carmarthen Library, 9 St Peters Street, Carmarthen, Carmarthenshire
    This Exhibition will be the Clubs 6th Annual event since its formation in 2012. Along with the Club Stand, there will be 24 members' & guest displays plus 16 trade stands. A Box-file section will be included again this year, based on the 'Great War' 1914-1918. Many new displays constructed over the winter period will be on view. as well as the clubs main winter project, Ferryside - 1940's plus 'Miniature Railways'. Several working layouts of trains & tramway
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly
    L:24
    T:16
    CS
    Md
    Refreshments

  • Sat 5th - Billericay MRG -  Second Exhibition
    Galleywood Heritage Centre, The Common (Off Margaretting Road), Chelmsford, Essex
    Following on from our first successful exhibition in 2017, the Billericay MRG announce their second Model Railway Exhibition.  MORE DETAILS HERE...

  • Sat 5th - Mr -  Rickinghall Model Railway Show
    Rickinghall Village Hall, Hinderclay Road, Rickinghall, Diss, Norfolk
    Our 2018 Show will feature seventeen layouts from modellers all over East Anglia, including three on their very first public outings, with a large marquee attached to the Hall ensuring plenty of space for both people & exhibits. As well as quality layouts for enthusiasts, we have other attractions to make our Show an enjoyable one for all the family. We're easy to get to, with easy, free & ample on-site parking, and offer lots to see and do both on site and in the immediate area.  MORE DETAILS HERE...
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly
    L:17
    T:5
    Md
    Free Parking Refreshments

  • Sat 5th - Scarborough Model Railway Show
    Westborough Methodist Church, Westborough, Scarborough, North Yorkshire
    This is the second year of an independent show in Scarborough. There will be two halls this year. Children under 14 free with an adult.  MORE DETAILS HERE...
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly
    L:11
    T:1
    Free Parking Refreshments

  • Sat 5th - Sun 6th - Bradford Model Railway Club -  Annual Model Railway Show
    The Sedbergh Centre, Huddersfield Road, Bradford, West Yorkshire
    Annual Model Railway Show presented by Bradford Model Railway Club. Various Layouts and Traders present with details to be announced closer to the time. Roadside Parking and Refreshments available
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly
    CS
    Free Parking Refreshments

  • Sun 6th - Hoddesdon Model and Railway Club -  Modelling Extravaganza
    Old Mill, Mill Lane, Broxbourne, Hertfordshire
    The club will be displaying 'N', & '00' gauges indoors, '0' and 'G' scale outdoors, together with boats in the boat pond, radio controlled trucks & a ride on train There will be free parking for disabled adjacent to the club site. Free parking for other users is available off Nazeing New Road (B194), at EN10 6TD. Follow the footpath from the car park, under the railway line to the club site. The club site is a 5 minute walk from Broxbourne station,
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly
    L:8+
    CS
    Free Parking Refreshments

  • Sun 6th - Ilford & West Essex Model Railway Club -  Live Steam Open Day (Ride on Railway)
    Adjacent to North Side of Chadwell Heath Station, Station Road, Chadwell Heath, Greater London
    Ilford & West Essex Model Railway Club is holding the usual monthly open day.  MORE DETAILS HERE...
    QUICKINFO: 
    L:4
    CS
    Md
    Free Parking Refreshments

  • Sun 6th - The Bredgar and Wormshill Light Railway -  Bredgar and Wormshill Model Railway Show
    The Warren, Bredgar, Sittingbourne, Kent
    Bredgar & Wormshill Light Railway's 1st Model railway show. This is being held in conjunction with their regular operating day. Included in the ticket price are unlimited train rides and access to the whole site. Family tickets is £25 for 2 adults + up to 3 children. More details to follow once confirmed.  MORE DETAILS HERE...
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly
    T:6
    Free Parking Refreshments

  • Sat 12th - Tynedale Trains -  Hexham Model Railway Show
    Hexham Auction Mart, Tyne Green, Hexham, Northumberland
    The second annual Hexham Model Railway Show will feature quality layouts, trade support and refreshments. This year we will be in the Tynedale Farmers Function Rooms inside the Hexham Auction Mart. ample free parking available and only a short walk from the train station.  MORE DETAILS HERE...
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly
    L:5+
    T:5+
    Free Parking Refreshments

  • Sat 12th - Victory Model Railway Club -  Model Railway Exhibition
    Admiral Lord Nelson School, Dundas Lane, Portsmouth, Hampshire
    This is our 6th annual show  MORE DETAILS HERE...
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly
    L:15
    T:7
    CS
    Md
    Free Parking Refreshments

  • Sat 12th - Association of Larger Scale Railway Modellers Ltd -  ALSRM Annual Reading Show 2018
    The Rivermead Leisure Centre, Richfield Avenue, Reading, Berkshire
    The Annual ALSRM Show at the Rivermead Centre in Reading is the longest established and largest one day show in the UK catering for all scales/gauges from S Scale up to 7 1/4". Using all the areas of the Rivermead Centre the show has dedicated areas for traders, layouts, demonstrations and test tracks. A full range of refreshments and licensed bar with real ale will be available. Car parking is onsite. The ALSRM continues to welcome society stands without charge for basic facilities  MORE DETAILS HERE...
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly
    L:16
    T:70
    CS
    Md
    Refreshments

  • Sat 12th - Small & Delightful Railway Group -  Plug & Play Fun & Openday
    Meadway Hall, Ham Lane, Compton Dundon, Street, Somerset
    The organisers of the former Narrow Gauge South West Exhibition that was held until 2017 in Shepton Mallet are presenting a new concept for a fun day. Visitors will be encouraged to participate in the operating of the narrow gauge layouts present and you may bring stock in most of the popular scales and gauges. Sales stands of the OO9 Society and 7mm Narrow Gauge Association will be present. Proceeds will be donated to Glastonbury & Street Lions Club local charities.  MORE DETAILS HERE...
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly
    L:22
    T:4
    CS
    Free Parking Refreshments

  • Sat 12th - Loddon Vale Model Railway Club -  Spring Exhibition
    Swallowfield Parish Hall, Swallowfield Road, Swallowfield, Berkshire
    A good mixture of scales, eras and countries. Light refreshments available at reasonable prices and a friendly welcome. Plenty of free parking or use the bus - Stagecoach bus route 7 stops close to the hall.  MORE DETAILS HERE...
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly
    L:10
    T:3
    CS
    Free Parking Refreshments

  • Sat 12th - South West Herts Model Railway Society -  Annual Model Railway Exhibition
    Queens School, Aldenham Road, Bushey, Watford, Hertfordshire
    Annual Model Railway Exhibition presented by the South West Herts Model Railway Society in Watford. More than 20 layouts in scales and gauges from Z to G including narrow gauge. Plenty of free parking, exhibition on one level for easy disabled access. Refreshments available all day. Full trade support. Accompanied children under 15 free (max 2 ch per adult)  MORE DETAILS HERE...
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly
    L:22+
    T:14+
    CS
    Free Parking Refreshments

  • Sat 12th - Sun 13th - Mickleover Model Railway Group -  Derby Model Railway Exhibition
    The Roundhouse, Roundhouse Road, Pride Park, Derby, Derbyshire
    Mickleover Model Railway Group will be holding its 38th annual Derby model railway exhibition on 12th and 13th May. Bringing together a wide selection of high quality layouts and exhibits from across the country, they will cover British, European and American outline in a variety of scales. In addition, a comprehensive range of trade stands, demonstration displays and specialist societies will be also attending the show making over 70 stands in total.  MORE DETAILS HERE...
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly
    L:25+
    T:25+
    CS
    Md
    Refreshments

  • Sat 12th - Sun 13th - Glenrothes Model Railway Club -  Glenrothes Model Railway Exhibition
    Lomond Centre, Woodside Way, Glenrothes, Fife
    Glenrothes Model Railway Club annual exhibition. A family event with Lego Trains to entertain the young, traders to buy that part or item of rolling stock or just enjoy the layouts. The Lomond Centre has a very good café, parking and good disabled access.
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly
    L:11
    T:5
    CS
    Free Parking Refreshments

  • Sat 12th - Sun 13th - Scunthorpe Modern Image Group -  Scunthorpe Modern Image Railway Show
    St Pauls Church Hall, Ashby High Street, Scunthorpe, Lincolnshire
    Modern image model railway exhibition, layouts in various scales covering british rail blue up to present day and continental layouts, trade support and refreshments available.  MORE DETAILS HERE...
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly
    L:10
    T:3
    CS
    Md
    Free Parking Refreshments

  • Sun 13th - Beds & Bucks Narrow Gauge Modellers -  Model Railway Exhibition
    Barton Village Hall, Hexton Road, Barton Le Clay, Bedfordshire
    This will be the thirteenth event, a friendly narrow gauge show, aimed at modellers working in scales from OO9 to G.  MORE DETAILS HERE...
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly
    L:15
    T:4
    CS
    Free Parking Refreshments

  • Sun 13th - The Slim Gauge Circle -  American Narrow Gauge Modeller's Rugby Meet
    LMR Association Club, Hillmorton Road, Hillmorton, Rugby, Warwickshire
    The Slim Gauge Circle is a group of modellers interested in American Narrow Gauge prototypes in the popular scales of H0n2.5, H0n3, Sn3, 0n2, 0n30, 0n3, Fn3 etc. Interested guests are welcome for a nominal charge which will be credited towards their membership subscription if they subsequently decide to join the Circle. Several traders specific to American Narrow Gauge Modelling will be at the meeting.  MORE DETAILS HERE...
    QUICKINFO: 
    L:1-2
    T:1-3
    CS
    Md
    Free Parking Refreshments

  • Sat 19th - Ely & District Model Railway Club -  Model Railway Exhibition
    City of Ely Community College, Downham Road, Ely, Cambridgeshire
    This is our 40th annual Exhibition with a good mix of popular scales and gauges, good trade support and demonstrations. There is easy disabled access to all areas except the stage in the main hall. Hot & cold drinks and refreshments will be available, easy signed access from Ely bypass (A10) to ample free parking.  MORE DETAILS HERE...
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly
    L:15
    T:11
    CS
    Md
    Free Parking Refreshments

  • Sat 19th - Lutterworth Railway Society -  Model Railway Exhibition
    Wycliffe Rooms, George Street, Lutterworth, Leicestershire
    Lutterworth Railway Society's 2018 Annual Model Railway Exhibition will be at the Wycliffe Rooms again in 2018. Layouts 11 minimum TBA of various gauges. Traders TBA. Club Stand. Refreshments. Parking close by some free. M1 Junct 20 4 mins, M6 Junct 2 8 Mins.  MORE DETAILS HERE...
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly
    CS
    Refreshments

  • Sat 19th - Sun 20th - The EM Gauge Society -  expoEM Spring 2018
    Bracknell Leisure Centre, Bagshot Road, Bracknell, Berkshire
    Whether you model in OO, EM or P4 there will be inspirational layouts, 'show you how' demonstrations, by some of our leading modellers and over 40 specialist traders plus our very own Trade Stand and Members' Sales. Featuring at least 11 layouts in 4mm scale EM and P4 gauges, plus a 2FS visiting layout. Whether you model in OO, EM or P4 there will be inspirational layouts, 'show you how' demonstrations by some of our leading modellers and over 40 specialist traders; plus  MORE DETAILS HERE...
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly
    L:11
    T:40
    CS
    Md
    Free Parking Refreshments

  • Sat 19th - Sun 20th - Immingham Museum -  Immingham Model Rail Show  - **New Entry**
    Civic Centre, Pelham Road, Immingham, Lincolnshire
    Inaugural Immingham Model Rail Show, with over 12 layouts, access to Immingham Museum layouts and trade stands. Refreshments available, ample free parking, disabled access to main exhibition area. No5 bus from Grimsby Town station every 20 mins on Saturday and hourly on Sunday  MORE DETAILS HERE...
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly
    L:12
    T:3
    CS
    Free Parking Refreshments

  • Sat 19th - Sun 20th - Murray Railway Modellers Inc -  Murray Railway Modellers Show  - **Updated**
    Mirambeena Community Centre, Martha Mews, Lavington (Albury), NSW, Australia
    The Murray Railway Modellers Inc. will be holding their annual show on May 19th and 20th at Mirambeena Community Centre, 19 Martha Mews, Lavington, Albury, NSW. Model railways from many different regions of Australia are booked to attend. These include N, HO, S and O scales. Thomas the Tank Engine will be there as part of an O gauge layout. There will be a variety of retail traders offering a wide range of model railway and hobby supplies as well as electronics.
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly
    CS
    Md
    Free Parking Refreshments

  • Sat 19th - Sun 20th - Kyle Model Railway Club -  Kyle Model Railway Show
    Walker Hall, 8 South Beach, Troon, Ayrshire
    Please note the change of venue from previous years.
    QUICKINFO: 
    L:12
    T:5

  • Sat 19th - Sun 20th - Salisbury and South Wilts Railway Society -  Salisbury Model Railway Exhibition 2018
    Michael Herbert Hall, South Street, Wilton, Wiltshire
    Our friendly two day show is again in Wilton three miles west of Salisbury. South St leads off market square. We have a broad selection of layouts and trade support. Wheelchair access to main hall, toilets and refreshment area. Access to stage is by a short flight of stairs. Garden Railway in private garden short walk from Hall, garden terrain is not suitable for wheelchairs and pushchairs, also no parking available at garden and it’s close vicinity.  MORE DETAILS HERE...
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly
    L:12
    T:3
    CS
    Md
    Refreshments

  • Wed 23rd - Fri 25th - Taunton Model Railway Group -  Open Day  - **Updated**
    Bishops Lydeard Station, Station Road, Bishops Lydeard, Taunton, Somerset
    Bath Green Park and Coaley Junction fine scale layouts, plus enjoy full size main line live steam trains in the station outside our premises operated by the West Somerset Railway during their Spring Steam Gala event.  MORE DETAILS HERE...
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly
    L:2
    Free Parking Refreshments

  • Sat 26th - Bridlington (Area) Railway Modellers and Train Enthusiasts Society -  Bridlington Model Railway Show
    Christ Church Hall, Quay Road, Bridlington, East Yorkshire
    Layouts in different gauges including N, 00 O 7mmNG and EM plus traders offering a selection of model railway goods  MORE DETAILS HERE...
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly
    L:11
    T:5
    CS
    Refreshments

  • Sat 26th - Mon 28th - The Bala Lake Railway -  The Great Little Trains of Wales Model Railway Exhibition
    Ysgol Y Berwyn Secondary School, On the A4212, Bala, Gwynedd
    Welcome to the third Great Little trains of Wales model Railway exhibition in the town of Bala, in the beautiful Welsh valley, in a new and re-furbished school, in three halls, easy access, free parking, full refreshments, a free vintage bus service linking the exhibition and the live steam 2 feet gauge Bala Lake Railway alongside the lake for a 4.5 mile return trip, plus a vintage transport show at the railway, lots of local caravaning and camp sites, come and join us for a great weekend.  MORE DETAILS HERE...
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly
    L:25+
    T:10
    CS
    Md
    Free Parking Refreshments

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