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GENERAL MODELLING SOCIETIES - Clubs for those interested in Diecast, Plastic, RC and other types of modelling.
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A1 Racing Club
Contact Details: Publicity Manager , Steve Clark  01636 673116
Meeting Venue:  A1 Racing Club , Gonerby Moor , Grantham , Lincolnshire  NG32 2AB
Meeting Day: Tuesday   Meeting Times: 6 PM
A1 Racing Club is run by and for our members. We are not run for profit and everything we make is put back into the club facilites. Everything in the running and building of the club and track facilities we have acheived by members volunteering their own time, effort and money.
We currently have classes for Off Road RC Racing for Electric Buggies, Truggies & Short Course Trucks.
We race many events during the year with model shop support from Access Models of Newark.
Details last updated 27th August 2016

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Carmarthen Modellers Club
Contact Details: Hon. Treasurer , John Whitworth  01267 220380
Meeting Venue:  Yr Aelwyd, Rhos Las , Tregunnor , Carmarthen , Carmarthenshire  SA31 2ED
Meeting Day: 2nd Wednesday of every month   Meeting Times: 7.00 - 9.00 P.M.
Carmarthen Modellers' Club was formed in 2012 and its members are involved in model-Making at various levels. They work on models using such media as wood, plastic, metal and card: Their interests vary from Creative Railway Making in plastic, Napoleonic War Figures and W.W.II Aeroplanes (Airfix kits) to Ships and Boats carved in wood. Club members put on displays at various venues and shows, developing community awareness and general interest, at first hand.
Details last updated 9th September 2019
Coventry Diecast Model Club
Contact Details: Editor , Committee Member , William Roe  0247 649 1383
Meeting Venue:  Midland Air Museum , Rowleys Road, Bagington , Coventry, England , West Midlands  CV3 4FR
Meeting Day: First Wednesday of each month.   Meeting Times: 7.30pm
Meetings every first Thursday of each month 7.30pm at Midland Air Museum, Rowleys Road, Baginton, Coventry.
Founded 1975, themed nights, all welcome, all types of models collected by mewbers. Free admission to Coventry Ryton Barry Potter Toy Fairs on production of valid club membership card. Quarterly Wheelspin magazine free to members.
Details last updated 22nd July 2019

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Hermon Modelling Group
Contact Details: Senior Modeller , Roger Howells
A group of modellers who meet occasionally and chat on line.
Details last updated 27th May 2019

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IPMS Portsmouth
Contact Details: Secretary , Ian Gaskell
Meeting Venue:  Lovedean Village Hall , 160 Lovedean Lane, Lovedean , Waterlooville , Hampshire  PO8 9SF
Meeting Day: FIRST FRIDAY of the month   Meeting Times: 7:30 to 10.00 PM
IPMS Portsmouth was founded in 1980 to serve the Portsmouth and South East Hampshire area. Club members cover a wide range of plastic modelling skills and subjects from aircraft and armour to Sci-fi and ship modelling.
Details last updated 6th June 2020

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London Modelmakers Group
Contact Details: Organiser , Richard Painting  0771 654 4928
Meeting Venue:  Ujima House , 388 High Road , Wembley , Greater London  HA9 6AR
Meeting Day: Every Tuesday   Meeting Times: 7.00 PM
We are a group of modelmakers based in the London Hackspace Wembley, we have a small workshop equipped specifically for modelmaking and also have access to the general Hackspace workshops, which include woodworking, metalworking, electronics, sewing, 3d printers and laser cutter. We welcome new members who model in any field: Railways (inc live steam), Cars, R/C Planes, cars and boats, Soldiers, Architecture and Jewellery. Find details of the London Hackspace and its facilities on the website
Details last updated 29th April 2019

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Mafva South Wales Branch
Contact Details: Publicity Officer , Paul Hennessy
Meeting Venue:  St John's Church Hall , Rachel Close, Danescourt , Cardiff , Cardiff  CF5 2SH
Meeting Day: Usually 1st Monday of the Month   Meeting Times: 20;00-22;00
South Wales Branch of the Miniature Armoured Fighting Vehicle Association. Membership is drawn from across South Wales with regular monthly meetings held on the outskirts of Cardiff, in an accessible location with ample free parking.
Members interests of many and varied ranging from 1/152 scale up to 1/35 scale and beyond, Scratch building, Diorama's & Military railways. All tastes and levels of ability catered for in a friendly, knowledgeable and supportive setting. New members always we
Details last updated 21st August 2018
Maidenhead Static Model Club
Contact Details: Publicity Officer , Michael Driver  07825 564960
Meeting Venue:  Gardeners Hall , 213 St Leonards Road , Windsor , Berkshire  SL4 3DR
Meeting Day: 3rd Thursday of the Month, except December   Meeting Times: 20.00 HRS
The Club started running Toy Fairs over forty years ago and its members ore collectors of every kind of toys and models.
Details last updated 24th April 2019
Model Bus Federation
Contact Details: Publicity Officer , Paul Coley
A subscription based organisation for Bus modellers. We were founded in 1968 and have members in all parts of the UK, Ireland and some other overseas countries. Members receive a monthly illustrated magazine and there are many regional Model Bus exhibitions and local area meetings. The MBF sponsors the production of model kits and spare parts and has a mail order shop.
Details last updated 20th March 2020
Model Bus Federation, Mid-Anglia Area
Contact Details: Area Secretary , Mervyn Askew  01234 838409
Meeting Venue:  Various Locations Around The Area - Details Published In Our Newsletter
Meeting Day: Usually Saturday or Sunday   Meeting Times: Generally Afternoons
A local group of a national organisation, we cover an area encompassing Beds., Bucks., Cambs., Herts., Northants. and cater for those interested in modelling road vehicles, especially buses, mainly 1/76 scale - OO model railway gauge compatible.
Details last updated 15th March 2018

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North Devon Model Society
Contact Details: Treasurer , Steve Macey  07703 003719
Meeting Venue:  Fremington Village Hall , Fremington , Devon
Meeting Day: EveY two weeks see web site   Meeting Times: 7pm
Generally a plastic model kit club including card modeling and some members are into airsoft as well meeting every two weeks (see web site) . We also attend many shows throughout the year including the IPMS nationals at Telford which we are affiliated to.
Details last updated 25th April 2017
Northants British Model Soldier Society
Contact Details: Secretary , Cris Simmons  07897 535599
Meeting Venue:  Great Doddington Working Mens Club , 41 Lower Street , Great Doddington , Northamptonshire  NN29 7TL
Meeting Day: 1st TUESDAY of month   Meeting Times: 7:30pm
Friendly local modelling club with a military bent. If its got spear, sword or guns you will find it here. All ages and abilities welcome.
Details last updated 2nd March 2019

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Plymouth Diecast Collectors Club
Contact Details: Club Chairman , David Dixon  01752 559650
Meeting Venue:  Jan Cutting Healthy Living Centre , Scott Business Park , Plymouth , Devon
Meeting Day: First Wednesday of each month.   Meeting Times: 7.30pm - 9.30pm
This is a Club for anyone interested in or a collector of vintage or modern die-Cast, tinplate toys such as Dinky, Corgi for example. All first time visitors can be assured of a warm welcome together with cup of tea. Currently we have about 20 members and the club is now in its 27th year.
Details last updated 23rd August 2019
Plymouth RC Racing
Contact Details: Chairman , Jonathan Firmin
Meeting Venue:  Pmcc , Ernesettle Lane , Plymouth , Devon  PL5 2EY
Meeting Day: Saturday, Sunday & Bank Holiday Mondays   Meeting Times: 10.00
RC Model Car club catering for all type of off road vehicles whether it is electric or nitro. Plymouth RC Racing is also the first all weather track now it is all astro turf.
Details last updated 9th September 2019

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Rhyl Scale Modelling Club
Contact Details: Secretary , Colin Rosenwould
Meeting Venue:  Tynewydd Road Community Centre , 47 Coast Road , Rhyl , Denbighshire
Meeting Day: 1st Saturday of the month   Meeting Times: 2:30pm Till 5:00pm
We are a scale model club open to all modellers whatever your level of interest. Whether you build aircraft, armour, trucks, ships, figures, cars or science fiction we would love for you to come and join us. Our aim is to help each other improve our models and enjoy this fascinating hobby. We meet on the 1st Saturday of each month.
Details last updated 15th September 2019

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Sutton Coldfield Model Makers Society
Contact Details: Chairman , Graham Wood
Meeting Venue:  Main Hall, Mere Green Library , 30a Mere Green Road , Sutton Coldfield , West Midlands  B75 5BT
Meeting Day: 2nd and 4th Thursday every month   Meeting Times: 7:30pm
Sutton Coldfield Model Makers Society was established about 35 years ago. we enjoy building and displaying all types of models, hold internal competitions and have regular social meeting at Mere Green Library, Sutton Coldfield on the 2nd and 4th Thursday of the month from 7:30pm. Feel free to come & take a look at us, we don't bite! Plus you won't find any rivet counters, just enthusiastic plastic heads SCMMS
Details last updated 13th November 2018

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Tail End Charlies Modelling Section
Contact Details: Group Leader , Kieran Farrell
A part of the Tail End Charlies RAF Living History society. The modelling section uses models to tell the story of the RAF.
Details last updated 18th July 2019

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Ulster Model Club
Contact Details: Treasurer- Toy Fair Organiser , David Nicholl  02890 843920
Meeting Venue:  Cregagh Youth & Community Centre , Mount Merrion Avenue , Castlereagh Belfast , Co.Antrim  BT6 0FL
Meeting Day: 2nd Thursday of Month from Sept to June   Meeting Times: 8pm to 10pm
Ulster model club was founded in 1976 to cater for all model road vehicle collectors. Meetings are held in Belfast each month from Sept to June. We also organise two collectors toy fairs each year. New members welcome. Our FACEBOOK Link Ulster Diecast Model Toy Club
Details last updated 31st May 2020

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Wessex Model and Toy Collectors Club
Contact Details: Chairman , Steve Clements  07936 441381
Meeting Venue:  Kings Arms , Market Place , Melksham , Wiltshire  SN12 6EX
Meeting Day: FIRST TUESDAY (MONTHLY)   Meeting Times: 7.30pm -9.30pm
Established in 1984 as Wessex Model and Collectors Club. Now with in excess of 70 members with a very wide range of interests. Once a month regular meet in Melksham, Annual Charity Auction plus trips to many transport related venues. Free entry to various local toy fairs. New members very welcome!
Details last updated 3rd February 2020
Witney Model and Collectors Club
Contact Details: Secretary , Steve Holborough  01993 703497
Meeting Venue:  The Winchester Room , St Mary's Church Church Green , Witney , Oxfordshire  OX28 4AW
Meeting Day: FIRST TUESDAY IN MONTH (EXCLUDING JANUARY)   Meeting Times: 7.00pm
Witney Model and Collectors Club meets the first Tuesday of each month (Not January) in the Winchester Room St Mary's Church OX28 4AW Witney. All types of modelling and collections are catered for. A wide variety of speakers are featured at club evenings. The club mounts a large annual show. The club exhibits at other venues throughout the year and also holds social evenings for members. Current membership is £20 Annually which includes Free Public Liability Insurance for members.
Details last updated 18th March 2020

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