Catering for all in the hobby; beginner to experienced, RTR to the more specialised aspects of the hobby. Our primary focus is British Outline but we're not limited to it, and we're not just focussed on model railways either. Many products we sell lend themselves to most aspects of model making, as do the paints, tools and materials. We also stock Scalextric, Airfix, Revell, die-cast vehicles & second-hand/collectable items. Call by for a good browse.
Previously submitted Customer Comments
Christopher , Melbourn South Cambs -
04 Mar 2016 -
A real model railwway shop. Not many of these left! Always good helpful advice and good stocks. Satisfied customer for years.Hope it continues for many more.
Michael , Letchworth Hertfordshire -
01 Oct 2015 -
The owners are very helpful and very knowledgeable. I am starting up a hornby 3 rail set again after 50 years of it sitting in the loft. The shop is located for me in a good position and it is easy to spend time looking through all the stock. They hold some old diecast models and they have the contacts for servicing old models. There pricing is very fair. It is great to visit and browse.
Nicholas , London -
13 Mar 2015 -
Helpful proprietor and great stock of kits, uknrail in n/oo as well as scenics tools etc.And some secondhand. Prices are discounted. Worth a regular browse if you are in the area or local.
Tony , Southern Ireland -
16 Jan 2015 -
I've been to this shop several times over the years when in the uk. Excellent shop with a great selection & very friendly. A proper model railway shop. Wish there were more like it.
Shaun , Moggerhanger, Beds -
08 Jan 2015 -
A real aladdin's cave of a shop. Always helpful and a good selection of N gauge too!
Paul , St Albans, Herts -
21 Nov 2014 -
Best railway shop in hertfordshire & not just railways, excellent staff/owners, very helpful & friendly.
Gary , Hitchin -
01 May 2014 -
Excellent helpful and friendly service, good stock levels
Alex , Thetford -
13 Feb 2014 -
An excellent shop which, although mainly focused on model railways, also carries an interesting range of models. Also good stocks of paint, plastic card, scenic accessories etc. The owner is also a very pleasant chap who is both friendly and helpful. Recommended.
Alex , Bishops Stortford -
25 Jan 2014 -
Finally got around to visiting as it’s about 40 minutes away and I am so glad I did, amazing shop with a huge selection of stuff including spares, name plates and transfers!! the shop is simply a must if you are in the area and is easily in my top 5 model shops, no question about it will be going back time and time again
Graham , St Margarets, Herts. -
01 Jan 2014 -
This is a proper model shop and it takes me back to my early years when shops like this were around. The owners are extremely helpful and happy to chat and impart their knowledge freely. They stock a wide range of products, especially for the railway modeller and deserve to be supported. A wonderful change to have a shop that you are able to browse around and rummage in boxes etc.- much more fun than surfing the net.
Paul , Watford -
29 Jan 2013 -
Product knowledge & helpfulness of staff, range of items stocked all well laid out in a very good manner, also will help you if you cannot find what you are looking for. , only open on Thursday, Friday and Saturdays
John , Markyate -
18 Jan 2013 -
This shop has a good range of everything for the railway modeller including Hornby spares, good sale bargains, transfers, detailing parts, tools and paints. The guys who run it know their stuff, and are particularly helpful to new modellers who need advice, or a baseboard building. Some obsolete stock and second hand. Worth visiting.
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