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2nd Hailsham Model Railway Show TICKETS COMPETITION COMING SOON....

Win Tickets to Healthy Living Club Committee
2nd Hailsham Model Railway Show.

Link and details to follow very shortly.

In conjunction with
Healthy Living Club Committee,
This will be your chance to win One Family ticket (2+2) to the
2nd Hailsham Model Railway Show Exhibition
on Sat 1st December 2018

at Civic Centre, Vicarage Lane, 
Hailsham, East Sussex BN27 2AX.

To follow on from the Hailsham Model Railway Show held on 2nd December 2017, we have decided to Make this an annual event, a show that was full of fantastic Traders & Exhibitors alike. The Mayor opened the show, and picked Maxwell as the best in show, and a gold award was presented, later in the day, Maxwell also won the best in show as voted for by the Public, our Congratulations to Paul Osman and his team. 2018 Will be a slightly different format, less exhibitors, But Bigger Exhibits.
2nd Hailsham Model Railway Show 2018

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February 2019

  • Sat 2nd - Retro Ronnie Fairs -  Retro Ronbnie's Toy Fairs
    Didcot Civic Centre, Britwell Road, Didcot, Oxfordshire
    The ever popular Didcot show is back for another year and is going from strength to strength. A wide variety of Traders selling everything from Trains, Planes, Automobiles, vintage Toys and Die cast of varying sorts. Should you have any items you need a valuation for or want to sell please bring them along for a free quotation or commission free sale. As always Dee's Café will be there selling her wonderful cook Breakfasts and Home Made Cakes. A show for all the family and their frie
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly
    Free Parking Refreshments

  • Sat 2nd - Chris Dyer Fairs -  Bristol Toy & Train Sale
    Bawa Health & Leisure Centre, 589 Southmead Road, Filton, Bristol
    65 tables toy & train sale close to M4 & M5 motorways and also close to both Severn Bridges. Massive free car park. Great caterer. Top UK Traders. THIS IS AN ADDITIONAL SHOW TO THE ALREADY ADVERTISED EVENTS HERE IN FEBRUARY & OCTOBER 2018.
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly Free Parking Refreshments

  • Sun 3rd - J & J Fairs Ltd -  Toy and Train Collector's Fair
    One Leisure St Ives Burgess Hall, Westwood Road, St Ives, Cambridgeshire
    New for 2019 - Sun 3rd Feb, 7th Apr, 9th Jun, 8th Sept & 3rd Nov. On sale will be a superb selection of new and old toys, trains, models, sci-fi and collectables.
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly Free Parking Refreshments

  • Sat 9th - Tony Oakes Fairs -  Chester Toy & Train Fair
    The Cheshire County Sports Club, Plas Newton Lane, Upton, Chester, Cheshire
    THIS SUPERB VENUE now hosts this long established fair, offering one of the best selections in the North West of new and used model railways, die-cast models, tinplate etc; This fair has been a favourite with many collectors for over 35 years.
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly
    Free Parking Refreshments

  • Sun 10th - Chris Dyer Fairs -  Dublin Toy & Train Sale
    The Talbot Hotel, Stillorgan, Dublin
    Our major show in the Irish Republic which is held four times each year at this very fine hotel venue. Top traders from all over Ireland plus a sprinking from England make this a special show with some 85 tables operating. Massive free car park and the venue is located on the main N11 dual-carriageway which heads south from the Ciry Centre.
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly
    Free Parking Refreshments

  • Sat 23rd - Exmoor Coast Railway Modellers -  Exmoor Train & Toy Fair
    Richard Huish College, South Road, Taunton, Somerset
    This annual event is presented by the Exmoor Coast Railway Modellers and offers around 100 tables of traders selling a wide range of model railway items, diecast vehicles, new books, DVDs, games, toys, secondhand books, photos & railway paraphernalia. A modern restaurant will be offering hot & cold food/drinks during the Fair and there is free parking onsite parking. This is a really friendly event and all are welcome.
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly
    Free Parking Refreshments

  • Sat 23rd - Tony Oakes Fairs -  Worcester Toy & Train Fair
    Perdiswell Leisure Centre, Bilford Road, Worcester, Worcestershire
    A friendly toyfair with stallholders offering a good selection of new and pre-owned models for sale or exchange.The venue has now been completely refurbished to a high standard and has additional free parking.
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly
    Free Parking Refreshments

  • Sun 24th - Wimborne Toyfairs -  Wimborne Toy & Train Fair
    Queen Elizabeths Leisure Centre Sports Hall, Blandford Road, Wimborne, Dorset
    Now established in the Sports hall immediately behind the school. Access is via the main Leisure centre entrance accessible from either the QE leisure centre car park or school car park. Direction signs will be made visible in both car parks. The hall is big, bright and with refreshments. There is the capability of up to 80 stalls (40 traders). I hope you enjoy the new surroundings and continue to support the event. There will be as usual a good mix of both railway & die cast, old & new.
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly
    T:40 +
    Free Parking Refreshments

  • Sun 24th February - Tue 24th September - Retro Ronnie Fairs -  Retro Ronnie's Toy Fair
    Bingham Hall, 28 King Street, Cirencester, Gloucestershire
    A fantastic event held in the beautiful Bingham Hall, parking is available at the bottom of the road and is clearly sign posted. A well attened show by Traders offering a range from Vintage Toys, Die-Cast and model Railways throught to Sar Wars, Soldiers and a whole lot more. Should you have any items you wish to have valued or to sell bring them along for a free quaotation. Dee's Cafe will be there offering her fantastic cooked breakfast, sandwiches and of course her famouse home made cake
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly
    Free Parking Refreshments

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