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230 Wellingborough Road,  Northampton,  Northamptonshire NN1 4EJ

Tel: 01604 631223
Model Shop eCommerce Website

 Credit Cards accepted Mail Order Service available
Opening Hours: MON-SAT 9.00am-5.00pm
Worldwide Export: No
Model Types Stocked:

Model Railways Kits Slot Cars Radio Control Models Diecast Models


23rd August 2016


Stockists of:

- British Outline -
Manufacturers stocked:
Bachmann, Hornby, Peco, Double O Scenics, Farish, Dapol
Scales & Gauges:
2mm, 4mm, 7mm,
N, OO, O
Other Model Railway Products Stocked:
Rolling Stock Kits, Track, Trackside Accessories, Scratchbuilding Materials,
Other Modelling Products Stocked:
Paints & Glues, Plastic & Card kits, Scenic Materials, Scratchbuilding Materials, Tools
Services Available:
- Modelling Advice - Service & Repairs - DCC Decoder Fitting -

A long established business (1938) catering for modellers of many types.
[RateIT] Current Rating: Three Stars
 Previously submitted Customer Comments

Lee , Wootton Bedfordshire - 24 Sep 2019 - Four Stars
A lovely model shop friendly polite staff and very helpful every time I have visited , they have always had what I've been looking for 90% of the time .

John , Northampton - 19 Jan 2017 - No Stars
First time in there since starting model railways. I took a couple locomotives that had problems, hoping they would help or at least advised. That was what I was promised on the telephone couple of days before. However, the 'train man' was rude, insulting of my locomotives just stood they laughing when I asked a question or proposed a solution for confirmation. "I dont know... " he laughed. I did buy a decoder, purely as other local model shops were out of stock, but I surely wont go back. I could have become a very good customer, I visit my most local shop regularly, but he will never know.

Max , Daventry - 23 May 2016 - Four & a half Stars
This is a very nice shop, stocking a big selection of RC toys, plastic kits and model trains. The staff is very friendly and very helpful. I recently had an item put aside for me to pick it up. When I went there, traffic slowed me down so I arrived after they would close, far later than I intended. A very nice gentleman stayed in the shop and left it open for me so I could still pick up my item. This is how you get me as a regular customer!

David , Market Harborough - 11 May 2015 - Four & a half Stars
Excellent shop, really good range of kits, loads of paint and accessories and model railway bits. Friendly knowledgeable service.


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Model Types Stocked: Model Railways =Model Railways, Plastic Kits =Plastic Kits, Slot Cars =Slot Cars, Radio Controlled Models =Radio Controlled Models, Diecasts =Diecasts.
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