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LOCAL RAILWAY CLUBS IN THE UK - Societies based in a particular locale often with regular meetings and get togethers.
24a Model Railway Group
Contact Details: Contact , Simon Dawson
Meeting Venue:  Rishton Conservative Club (Upstairs) , Cliff Street , Rishton , Lancashire  BB1 4EF
Meeting Day: Wednesday, Thursday   Meeting Times: 7.30 to 10pm
A small infomal group, meeting on Wednesdays and sometimes on Thursdays. Custodians of Marsden, a OO model built originally in the 80s and featured in Railway Modeller, but requiring work to be exhibited again.
Room to build small layouts, test new models, chat, have a drink
Details last updated 10th December 2020
31a (Cambridge) Model Railway Club
Contact Details: Hon. Secretary , Mr N Chapman
Meeting Venue:  Oddfellows Hall , 131 Newmarket Road , Cambridge , Cambridgeshire  CB5 8HA
Meeting Day: Second and fourth Wednesdays, each month    Meeting Times: 7pm to 10pm
The Club builds and exhibits Model Railways in a number of gauges, with the aim of promoting the hobby in the area and encouraging all ages into the hobby
Details last updated 16th February 2020
32a Model Railway Club
Contact Details: Secretary , James Gardiner  01263 834471
Meeting Venue: , Catfield , Norfolk  NR29 5AA
Meeting Day: Tuesday & Friday   Meeting Times: 7pm
Norfolk's friendly Model Railway Club, located at our clubrooms in the village of Catfield
We currently model in 00 & 0 and N gauges
We have two permanently sited layouts, one in 0 gauge, and one in 00 gauge (with an N gauge circuit alongside). We have 3 exhibition layouts in OO gauge, St. DENZIL ROAD, LOWBECH and CROMER HIGH, and two in N gauge, DALESGATE and HOGWARTS ADVENTURE.
A 3rd N gauge layout, ULLESTHORPE, is presently under construction, as is NORTH WALSHAM in OO gauge
Details last updated 14th December 2020
7mm Narrow Gauge Association (South Downs Group)
Contact Details: Hon Chairman , Richard Rundle  07970 556651
The area group of 7mm NG Assoc for W.Sussex/E.Hants. We meet each month in members homes. We've would welcome new members to swell our ranks.
Each May we organise the well respected exhibition known affectionately as SWING.
Other activities include layout building (Personal projects & group modular layout) exhibiting layouts; Sharing ideas & plans for new projects, watching DVD's and chinwagging and eating sausage rolls and cake!
During the summer months we indulge in outings
Details last updated 2nd December 2018
81c and the Middlesex Group of the G-scale Society
Contact Details: Events Manager , Colin John Barnett
Meeting Venue:  The Club House , Hanwell , Surrey
Meeting Day: Every Tuesday   Meeting Times: 7-30 PM
We are now the Middlesex group of the G-Scale Society and show Trumpers Halt at many charity events in the South of England Colin John barnett
Details last updated 18th August 2020

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A19 Model Railway Club
Contact Details: Web Manager , Tony Lambert  07801 862790
Meeting Venue:  16 Hiram Drive , A19 MRC Club Building, Jarrow Hall, Church Bank , Jarrow , Tyne and Wear  NE32 3DY
Meeting Day: Mondays, Thursdays.   Meeting Times: 19:15 -21:15
A Model Railway Club building layouts from N to G scale.
Details last updated 20th February 2020
Aberdeen Model Railway Club
Contact Details: Webmaster , Mr M Sutherland
Meeting Venue:  Aberdeen Model Railway Club , Polmuir Avenue , Aberdeen , Aberdeenshire  AB11 7WE
Meeting Day: Wednesday   Meeting Times: 19:00
Aberdeen MRC is a collection of railway and model enthusiasts that meet every week to share their hobby and knowledge. AMRC were also the winners of the 2018 Great Model Railway Challenge. We have a number of layouts that we exhibit around the country at many exhibitions. We also currently have a strong junior interest and we are keen to encourage more to join the club and enjoy the hobby. If you are interested in joining the club please feel free to contact us.
Details last updated 28th July 2019
Abingdon & District Model Railway Club
Contact Details: Secretary , Peter Hunt
Meeting Venue: , Abingdon , Oxfordshire
Meeting Day: Wednesday & Friday nights and Tuesday daytime   Meeting Times: 7pm to 10pm
The club has been in existence for over forty years and meets regularly on Wednesday and Friday nights, as well as Tuesday daytime. We have excellent premises in North Abingdon with meeting rooms, an extensive library, kitchen, workshop, and enough workspace to allow layouts to be permanently set up. We have a range of layouts in 2mmFS, N, OO and O, both under construction and in operation. New members always welcome. Please visit our website for more detail; .uk
Details last updated 21st July 2020
Aeron Valley Railway Society
Contact Details: Exhibition Manager , Martyn Cook  01974 272611
Meeting Venue:  British Legion Hall , Oxford Street , Aberaeron , Ceredigion  SA46 0JA
Meeting Day: The third Wednesday of each month.   Meeting Times: 7-30pm
A society for all people who enjoy Railways. We have talks, slide shows, power point presentations etc. On all railway subjects. Most members are also modellers, that is why we organise a model railway show each year in August.
We have 35 members at present.
Forthcoming Events
Wednesday July 19 - LNWR by Ted Talbot at Feathers Hotel,Aberaeron,SA46 0AQ
Sunday August 13 - 25th Anniversary Exhibition at Llwyncelyn Hall,SA46 0HF
Wednesday August 16 - the Cambrian Railwa
Details last updated 18th July 2019
Aire Valley Railway Modellers Club
Contact Details: Treasurer , Jonathan Scott
Meeting Venue:  Melbourne House , Dalton Lane , Keighley  BD21 4JH
A friendly club based in our 4000 sq ft clubroom, home to many members' layouts in all the smaller scales, including N, TT, OO, OO9, and O gauge. Interest is mainly in UK models, but we also have continental and Japanese modellers too.
Details last updated 7th January 2021
Alfreton Model Railway Society
Contact Details: Chairman , Kevin Williamson  07838 002459
Meeting Venue:  The Model Railway, Butterley Station
Meeting Day: Tuesdays and Fridays   Meeting Times: 7pm - 10pm
Alfreton Model Railway Society operate the '00' gauge Model Railway at Butterley Station, at the Midland Railway Centre. Club nights are from 7pm every Tuesday and Friday, new members welcome. We stock Hornby Model Railways and Second hand '00' gauge. In addition to club nights, we aim to be open whenever the centre is running trains.
Details last updated 8th January 2021
All Rounders Model Railway Club
Contact Details: Secretary , Earl King  02476 737914
Meeting Venue:  Caldecote Village Hall , Weddington Lane (A444) , Caldecote, Near Nuneaton , Warwickshire  CV10 0TS
Meeting Day: Wednesday   Meeting Times: 7.30pm to 10.00pm
We have formed a Model Railway Club at Caldecote near Nuneaton. The club has a 16ft OO layout which is being extended, with plans for an O gauge and n gauge etc. We are open to ALL interests, BR or Foreign, ALL gauges and ALL ages. You will be made very welcome, whether a beginner or more experienced, as we value enthusiasm as much as skills. Just turn up at the door any Wednesday. Tea, coffee and biscuits are supplied. The hall has on site parking and is disabled accessible.
Details last updated 1st December 2020
Alnwick Model Railway Club
Contact Details: Hon. Secretary , Neil Mansfield  01670 787184
Meeting Venue:  Old Village Hall , Rock , Alnwick , Northumberland  NE66 3SE
Meeting Day: Wednesday   Meeting Times: 1900hrs
A small club now building a 10 metre (35ft) long layout in OO scale. DCC control system. New members welcome.
Details last updated 25th June 2020
Alsager Railway Association
Contact Details: Chairman , Andy Small
Meeting Venue:  Full Details on Our Web Site
Meeting Day: Friday   Meeting Times: 19.30
The Alsager Railway Association is a model railway club based in Alsager, (Near Crewe), Cheshire. There are predominantly FOUR modelling groups, catering for the four main model railway gauges of 'Z' Gauge, 'N' gauge, 'OO' gauge and 'O' gauge, and we also have an active Junior membership with their own 'OO' junior layout. Please visit our website for more details.
Details last updated 26th October 2019
Alton Model Railway Group
Contact Details: Club Secretary , Roger Joel  01420 562619
Meeting Venue:  8th Alton Scout Group Headquarters , Anstey Park , Alton , Hampshire  GU34 2NB
Meeting Day: Every Monday, except Bank Holidays.   Meeting Times: 8.00pm-10-30pm
Alton Model Railway Group currently has sections involved in the construction of layouts in British 'OO' & 'O' Gauges and American 'HO' scale. Our latest project is to continue refurbishing our first exhibition layout "Welles". More details of these can be found by accessing the individual section pages on our website. In addition, Group members are involved in 'G' Scale, 'HO' Scale Continental, American 'On30', British 'N' Gauge & British '4mm Finescale'. New members are always welcome.
Details last updated 12th November 2019
Amersham and Chorleywood Model Railway Society
Contact Details: Hon. Secretary , Tim Barnard  01494 728478
Meeting Day: Mondays and Wednesdays.   Meeting Times: Monday 2.00pm, Wednesday 8.00pm
We have our own club house and meet on Mondays and Wednesdays. Our members' interests span British and European railways of most eras and most gauges. New or experienced modellers are welcome to join.
Details last updated 15th October 2020
Ammanford O Gauge Group
Contact Details: Hon. Secretary , Peter Thurston  07802 271081
Meeting Venue:  Pantyffynnon Social Club , 42 Pantyffynnon Road, Pantyffynnon , Ammanford , Carmarthenshire  SA18 3HL
Meeting Day: Every 3 weeks on a Wednesday   Meeting Times: 7.00 PM to 10.00 PM
A friendly small group meeting every 3 weeks on a Wednesday 19:00 to 22:00. Currently 7mm Test Track available (Sorry No live Steam). Club room is upstairs in local social club(very sorry NOT wheelchair friendly) Bring your 0 Gauge F/S stock to run. £1.00 donation at each meeting please towards room hire. Visitors to the area are most welcome. A telephone call will give you the date of the next meeting.
Details last updated 19th June 2019
Andover Model Railway Club
Contact Details: Hon Secretary , Barry Bond
Meeting Venue:  Tangley-Wildern Parish Village Hall , Samborne Lane Wildhern , Andover , Hampshire  SP11 0JE
Meeting Day: Wednesday evening    Meeting Times: 7.30pm to 10.30pm
Our club meeting nights are each Wednesday evening between 7.30pm and 10.30pm. As well as these club meetings we organise trips to preserved railways, other clubs, exhibitions, hold other rail themed social events and organise an annual two day exhibition. It is one of the biggest exhibtions in hampshire. We have layouts in 'N', 'oo', 'O', running and in progress. We also hold an 0 gauge test track running night on the last Tuesday of each month.
Details last updated 17th August 2020
Anker Railway Modelling Society
Contact Details: Hon Secretary , D H Berry
Meeting Venue:  Church Hall, All Saints Chilvers Coton , Avenue Road , Nuneaton , Warwickshire  CV11 4NQ
Meeting Day: Tuesday    Meeting Times: 8pm to 10pm
Society meets each Tuesday night 8pm to 10pm in the Church Hall, All Saints Chilvers Coton, Nuneaton. Society has a running night every first Tuesday of the month. The Society layouts are in OO and N. Members also have personal layouts in Z scale and On30 . New members and visitors welcome.
We are not a big enough club to run our own exhibition, but would like to exhibit our layouts at other shows
Details last updated 28th January 2019
Ashford Model Railway Club
Contact Details: Hon Secretary , Rebecca Nightingale  07874 212188
Meeting Venue:  Willesborough Windmill , Hythe Road , Willesborough, Ashford , Kent  TN24 0QG
Meeting Day: Wednesday   Meeting Times: 7.00pm to 9.00pm
Friendly, small club, with around 15 members, meeting weekly at Willesborough Windmill Barn, Hythe Road, Willesborough every Wednesday between 19:00 - 21:00 Currently constructing an N gauge club layout of Brewery Halt. Multi-gauge test track available for members use
Details last updated 21st October 2020
Association of Shrewsbury Railway Modellers
Contact Details: Hon. Secretary , Nick Coppin  01952 884398
Meeting Venue:  Room T1,the Priory School , Longden Road , Shrewsbury  SY3 9EE
Meeting Day: First Wednesday of the month   Meeting Times: 7.00 For 7.15pm
The Association comprises like-minded individuals with diverse railway/railway modelling interests who meet on the first Wednesday of the month (except August) to listen to guest speakers, talk about railway modelling and to share our skills and expertise.

We are a friendly group committed to providing a warm welcome and help and encouragement to beginners and "old hands" alike - come along to one of our meetings or visit our website to find out more.
Details last updated 14th September 2019
Astolat Model Railway Circle
Contact Details: Hon Secretary , David Wilde  01483 722098
Meeting Venue:  Dapdune Wharf National Trust , Wharf Road , Guildford , Surrey  GU1 4RR
Meeting Day: Tuesdays   Meeting Times: 7 to 10pm
Model railway club with about 25 members and interests in N, OO and O gauges.
Details last updated 22nd January 2019
Ayr Model Railway Group
Contact Details: Secretary , Stephen Cunnigham
Meeting Venue:  Clubrooms , Kilwinning , North Ayrshire
Meeting Day: Mondays and Fridays   Meeting Times: 7pm to 10pm
The Ayr Model Railway Group meets on Mondays and Fridays from 7pm to 10pm at out own premises on the outskirts of Irvine, North Ayrshire. We actively model in N, HO, OO, 0 Gauges with new 0 & N gauge layouts under construction. Our show always tends to be held on the 3rd weekend of September each year
Details last updated 16th May 2019

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Banbury and District Model Railway Club
Contact Details: Exhibition Manager , Andrew Carter  07778 810086
Meeting Venue:  Southam Road Business Park , Banbury , Oxfordshire
Meeting Day: Tuesday and Thursday * Thursday   Meeting Times: 7pm-10pm (9.15am 12md)
We are an old established club which due to several changes in the past couple of years are rebuilding the club.
Details last updated 14th August 2020
Barnsley Model Railway Club
Contact Details: Honorary Club Secretary , Danny Kaye  07774 806487
Meeting Venue:  Barnsley Model Railway Club , 31a Highstone Road , Barnsley , South Yorkshire  S70 4EJ
Meeting Day: Tuesdays 7.30 till late, Thursdays 1pm - 4pm   Meeting Times: As Stated
Social Club open to all, encouraging interests in modelling of all things connected with railways, light railways and trams. In any scale and gauge.
Details last updated 15th May 2019
Barnstaple Model Railway Club
Contact Details: Exhibition Manager , Tom Hayes  17974 785840
Meeting Venue:  Clubrooms , Torrington , Devon
Meeting Day: Tuesdays   Meeting Times: 6.30 - 10.00
The club models in 00 & 0 gauge at the present time and has a club room in Torrington, near Barnstaple. Currently building a new 00 gauge layout and 00 (DCC) small OO layoutand
Details last updated 14th January 2020
Barry & Penarth Model Railway Club
Contact Details: Committee Member , Mr G Chivers
Meeting Venue:  Cadoxton Conservative Club , Vere Street , Barry , Glamorgan  CF63 2HU
Meeting Day: Tues & Thurs   Meeting Times: 7.15 - 10.00pm
Barry and Penarth MRC is now one of the largest and most active model railway clubs in South Wales, with around 50 members with interests in most scales and gauges from N to O-Gauge, including an active NMRA group (Red Dragon Modellers). The club has permanent premises on the top floor of the Cadoxton Conservative Club.
Details last updated 8th September 2020
Basildon Model Railway Club
Contact Details: Hon. Secretary , Derek Tresadern  07857 888093
Meeting Venue:  The Old Pavilion , Timberlog Close , Basildon , Essex  SS14 1UX
Meeting Day: Wednesday   Meeting Times: 7:30 - 10:30pm
Meets every Wednesday at the Old Pavilion, Mopsies park 7:30 - 10:30pm.
We have our own clubhouse available 7 days a week and is being improved every week - And is wheelchair friendly. We cater for young and old modelling enthusiasts.
Details last updated 14th February 2020
Basingstoke & North Hants Model Railway Society
Contact Details: Club Chairman , David Richards
Meeting Venue:  Stratton Park, Off Pack Lane , Basingstoke , Hampshire  RG22 5HN
Meeting Day: Mon/Tue/Thu evenings & Friday afternoons   Meeting Times: Evenings Start Time at 8pm
The society has its own club house and workshop in Basingstoke. We currently have 28 members, and have a wheel chair friendly hut. Meetings take place Monday, Tuesday and Thursday evenings and Friday afternoons. The club owns a variety of scaled layouts which include N /2mm, OO steam, OO diesel and electric and O gauge represented. Members regularly exhibit layouts in OO O and 2mm. We are on the look out for new members and also organize model railway classes. More details on website
Details last updated 23rd April 2019
Bassetlaw (North Notts) Railway Society
Contact Details: Hon. Secretary , Mr Bob Fleming  07768 347456
Meeting Venue:  Platform 1, Retford Railway Station , Station Road , Retford , Nottinghamshire  DN22 7DE
Meeting Day: Wednesday   Meeting Times: 19.30
The B(NN)RS was formed in 1974 by a group of local railway enthusiasts interested in promoting railways in the Retford and Worksop areas. 45 years later the Society has over 30 members whose interests cover all aspects of the hobby from modelling to the real thing.
We take an active role in promoting the improvement of local railway services and providing better facilities on our station.
Details last updated 16th July 2019
Bath Boys' Brigade Model Railway Club
Contact Details: Club Leader , Rob Williams
The Bath Boys' Brigade Model Railway Club normally meets on the first Friday of each month. Boys and staff are building a modular layout which slots together to create a 28' (and growing) layout to run our stock on. The club is open to BB members in school year 7 or over. from the website click - Model Railway Club
Details last updated 10th March 2019
Beacon Railway Modellers
Contact Details: Hon Chairman , Austin Marshall
Meeting Venue: , Ivinghoe & Pitstone , Hertfordshire
Meeting Day: Tuesdays   Meeting Times: 7pm - 10pm
We are a small group of 'scalefour & E.M'. Gauge modellers who meet at a member's house to build an exhibition layout.

Due to limitations of space, membership is limited to 'by invitation' at this stage. However we are always pleased to hear from any modeller who works in S4 or EM and who would be interested in joining us
Details last updated 26th October 2017
Beaconsfield & District Model Railway Club
Contact Details: Secretary , Mr Ray Lewis  01753 677709
Meeting Venue:  Clubrooms , Beaconsfield , Buckinghamshire
Meeting Day: Friday evenings   Meeting Times: 19.30 to 22.00
Our main meeting is held on Friday evenings at our club premises, but some retired members also meet during the daytime some days in the working week. We have exclusive use of our buildings, including a new building completed in the Autumn of 2015. Layouts/Projects in "O", "OO" and "N". Please contact the club secretary to arrange a visit. A member of the Chiltern Model Railway Association.
Details last updated 14th November 2019
Bearwood Group
Contact Details: Contact Officer , Tom Winlow  023 8026 1971
Meeting Venue:  Bearwood Community Centre , King John Avenue , Bournemouth , Dorset  BH11 9TF
Meeting Day: 2nd Saturday of each month   Meeting Times: 9-4
Bearwood Group of the Dorset and Hampshire Division of the National Model Railroaders Association British Region
Details last updated 16th November 2018
Beckenham & West Wickham Model Railway Club
Contact Details: Chairman , Greg Marshall  07545 469610
Meeting Venue:  St George's Church Halls , Beckenham , Kent  BR3 1AX
Meeting Day: Thursdays   Meeting Times: 19:00-22:00
The Beckenham and West Wickham Model Railway Club, located in south east London in the UK, was founded in 1950 and is an active club promoting all aspects of railway modelling. We have a number of layouts from N gauge up to O gauge.
Please explore this site to learn more about the club and its layouts. We host an annual exhibition in October. This is your chance to come along and see the results of our hard work and hopefully to pick up some tips or ideas.
Details last updated 8th September 2020
Bedfordshire 16mm Narrow Gauge Area Group
Contact Details: Secretary , Chris Pretty
Meeting Venue:  Eaton Bray Village Hall , Church Lane , Eaton Bray , Bedfordshire  LU6 2DJ
Meeting Day: First Sunday in the Month   Meeting Times: 10:00am - 3:30pm
We are the local group of the Association of Narrow Gauge Modellers. Our membership is drawn from the neighbouring counties of Beds. Bucks. and Herts. Our membership currently stands at around 40 members. Visitors are always welcome at our club meetings; if you are planning a visit please bear in mind that children will only be admitted if accompanied by an adult. Any visiting 16mm Members from other groups are also welcome.
Details last updated 11th November 2020
Belfast-City Model Railway Club
Contact Details: Manager , Samuel Wilkinson  07401 939922
Meeting Venue:  2 St. Mary's Court , Belfast , Co.Antrim  BT13 1LN
Meeting Day: Wednesday Evening   Meeting Times: 19:15-21:45
The BCMRC was founded around 22 09 2018 by a small group of like-Minded individuals in order to promote interest in & knowledge of, railway modelling in its various forms. It caters for anyone interested in railway modelling from beginner's seeking to learn the ropes right through to the more experienced modeller's who enjoys building their own rolling stock.
Details last updated 13th October 2018
Belper Model Railway Group
Contact Details: Secretary , James Longden
Meeting Venue:  Strutts Community Centre , Derby Road , Belper , Derbyshire  DE56 1UU
Meeting Day: Wednesdays   Meeting Times: 7pm to 10pm
Belper Model Railway Group is a small but friendly group of Railway Modellers with varied interests. We meet at the Strutt Centre, Derby Road, Belper on Wednesdays, between 7 and 10 pm. We hold an exhibition each year. New or prospective members are always welcome. We have layouts in 'O', 'OO', and narrow gauge plus a circular test track.
Details last updated 5th April 2020
Benfleet - St Mary's Model Railway Club
Contact Details: Joint Convenor , Stephen Bull  07767 243619
Meeting Venue:  St Mary's Church Hall , 376 High Road , Benfleet , Essex  SS7 5HL
Meeting Day: Every Thursday   Meeting Times: 7.30pm
A mutual-Interest group of railway modellers who aim to to expand and explore their knowledge of modelling culminating in the building of a layout suitable to be exhibited.
Details last updated 16th October 2019
Bentley Model Railway Group
Contact Details: Secretary , Martin Harris
Meeting Venue:  Unit 15 , Harris Road , Calne , Wiltshire  SN11 9PT
Meeting Day: Tuesday & Thursday   Meeting Times: 19:30 Onwards
Bentley MRG is based in Calne, Wiltshire and has a number of exhibition layouts in OO, EM and N gauges. The club organises two shows each year, one held in Calne and the large Trainwest show held in Corsham. The group is a member of the Chiltern Model Railway Association.
Details last updated 11th November 2019
Berkshire Area Group N Gauge Society
Contact Details: Chairman , David Calderwood
Meeting Venue:  43c , Alma Road , Windsor , Berkshire  SL4 3HN
Meeting Day: 2nd and 4th Wednesday every month   Meeting Times: 19.30 - 22.00
We are an area group, linked to the N Gauge Society, membership is drawn from a wide area in and around Berkshire & the surrounding counties. Everybody interested in N Gauge is very welcome to join. New Show layout project based on Wokingham c1965.
Details last updated 24th May 2020
Bexhill Model Railway Club
Contact Details: Secretary , Jorge Gorman
Meeting Day: Tuesday And Thursday   Meeting Times: 7.30-10.00pm
The Bexhill Model Railway Club (BMRC) is a small but well established model railway club formed in 1968. The club has its own clubrooms in Clifford Road, Bexhill town centre and meets regularly on Tuesday and Wednesday evenings, although work on layouts can be carried out anytime members wish. The club has around 30 members and hosts an annual Exhibition on the second Saturday in August.
Details last updated 24th February 2019
Billericay MRG
Contact Details: Secretary , Nick Whelan
Meeting Venue: , Billericay , Essex
A small friendly group meeting in Billericay. Formed to build layouts that display our ideas on layout construction, and to have fun doing it.
We have 3 exhibition layouts (Jakes Yard - OO, Southcliffe - N, School Lane - 00), with another N gauge layout under construction.
Membership is by invitation only, but should you like to be considered, please contact us. We have our own club house and meet on most days/evenings and would be pleased to hear from potential members.
Details last updated 8th August 2020
Bingham Model Railway Club
Contact Details: Chairman , Pete George
Meeting Venue:  Former Raf Newton Site , Newark , Nottinghamshire  NG24 2QF
Meeting Day: Tues AM, Thursday PM.   
Model Railway Club with own clubroom having 24/7 access if required. Club night is Thursday, daytime modelling session on Tuesday.

Details last updated 3rd April 2019
Birmingham Model Railway Club
Contact Details: Club Chairman , Bob Brueton  0121 681 8631
Meeting Venue:  Cadbury Drive (R/o Swimming Pool) , Off Farnborough Road, Castle Vale , Birmingham , West Midlands  B357JE
Meeting Day: Tuesday    Meeting Times: 6.00pm
The club meets every Tuesday evening from 6.00pm at the new club premises behind the swimming pool, cadbury drive, castle vale in north birmingham, where a warm welcome is extended to all. Layouts comprise of 7mm FS o gauge layout, 2x large 4mm layouts & Small 2mm layout. Members of the club also hold membership of the gauge o guild, HMMRS etc. To access security gates - Call 07766923361 from mobile on clubnights. Message facility available at other times.
Details last updated 30th January 2020
Birtley Model Railway Engineers
Contact Details: Publicity Manager , Peter Grant  07734 448094
Meeting Venue:  Birtley Community Centre , Ravensworth Road , Birtley , Tyne and Wear  DH3 1EN
Meeting Day: Tuesday & Thursday   Meeting Times: 19:30 - 21:30
Model railways of all scales from 2mm to garden railways
Details last updated 8th November 2018
Bishops Stortford Railway Society
Contact Details: Publicity - Exhibition Manager , David Sheppard  01279 503511
Meeting Venue:  Bishops Stortford Railway Station , Station Road , Bishops Stortford , Hertfordshire  CM23 3BL
Meeting Day: Tuesday (modelling), Thursdays (talks / films)   Meeting Times: 8.00pm - 10.30pm
Founded in 1969 we cover as many aspects of railways as we can including N, OO and O scale modelling, model engineering, talks, films, and host our own exhibition in August each year.
Details last updated 28th July 2019
Blackburn & East Lancs Model Railway Society
Contact Details: Hon. Secretary , Howard Foy
Meeting Venue:  Oswaldtwistle Mills Business Centre , Colliers Street , Oswaldtwistle , Lancashire  BB5 3DE
Meeting Day: Tuesday and Thursday   Meeting Times: 7:30pm
The society meets on Tuesday evenings in our Oswaldtwistle clubroom, where we have layouts in N, OO9, OO and 0 gauges. Membership is open to all and visitors are very welcome, just contact our secretary to make arrangements.
Details last updated 11th September 2019
Blackpool & North Fylde Model Railway Club
Contact Details: Secretary & September Exhibition Manager , Mr I Donkin
Meeting Venue: , Blackpool , Lancashire
Meeting Day: Mondays &Thursdays   Meeting Times: 7pm-10.Pm
Local model railway club
Details last updated 25th May 2020
Blandford Forum Railway Club
Contact Details: Secretary , Keith Humphries  01305 263683
Meeting Venue:  Blandford Forum Scout Hut , Eagle House Gardens , Blandford Forum , Dorset  DT11 7BT
Meeting Day: Every Wednesday   Meeting Times: 9am - 12.30pm
Blandford Forum Railway Club was set up to build a near-scale 'OO' gauge model of the town's S&DJR station, as recalled in the 1950s-60s. The layout featured in the February 2011 edition of Railway Modeller. It is on permanent display inside the Museum and available for viewing during Museum opening times. Our latest project is a model of Spetisbury station, to be followed by Bailey Gate. We also meet up at 7pm on the 1st Friday of every month, also at the Scout Hut, for talks, slide shows, etc.
Details last updated 5th September 2019
Blyth & Tyne Model Railway Society
Contact Details: Club Secretary , Brian Taylor  07957 124317
Meeting Venue:  Redpath House , 40 Saville Street , North Shields , Tyne and Wear  NE30 1NT
Meeting Day: Wednesday's am & pm, Thursdays pm.   Meeting Times: Wed 10am-12pm & 7pm-10pm; Thurs 7pm to 10pm
Blyth & Tyne Model Railway Society is the oldest and largest model railway club in Northumberland. The club have some 96 members ranging in ages from the youngest aged 16 and the oldest aged 85. We currently have layouts in 2mm, N, 3mm, HO, EM, OO, O, G1 and G Scale gauges and would welcome any new member who models in these gauges or any other gauge. We currently meet every Wednesday 10am to 12pm & 7pm to 10pm & Thursday 7pm to 10pm.
Details last updated 15th July 2019
Bodmin & District Model Railway Club
Contact Details: Secretary , Philip Tombs
Meeting Venue: , Nanpean , Cornwall
Meeting Day: Wednesday day / evenings   
Formed in 1989, the club always welcomes like minded enthusiasts whether new to the hobby or not! We currently have 3 exhibition standard layouts, Old Elms Road, a DC, OO gauge Fine scale 50s - 60s Western / Southern layout and a DCC modern image layout called Elmsbridge. We run our annual model railway show usually October / November time. But, with current Covid-19 restrictions, no own shows are planned.
Details last updated 24th November 2020
Bognor Regis Model Railway Club
Contact Details: Hon. Secretary , Graham Hignell
Meeting Venue:  Aldingbourne Community Centre , Olivers Meadow Westergate , Bognor Regis , West Sussex  PO20 3YA
Meeting Day: General Meeting Tuesday Evenings   Meeting Times: 7:30pm - 10pm
Originally founded in 1952 as Bognor Regis Model Railway Circle, but later reformed in 1989 as the Bognor Regis Model Railway Club. We are a friendly group of about 40 plus members who model in most popular gauges from N through OO to O including NG and US outline. We have a number of club layouts and members layouts, details on our website, that we take to exhibitions. We meet on a Tuesday & Thurs evening and hold a junior club meeting once a month. Drop in & see if we're the club for you.
Details last updated 4th December 2017
Bonnybridge Model Railway Club
Contact Details: Chairman , Bruce Duncan
Meeting Venue:  Bonnybridge Community Centre , Bridge Street , Bonnybridge , Stirlingshire
Meeting Day: Tuesday and Friday    Meeting Times: 19:00-22:00
Bonnybridge model railway club is a model railway club that has 1 show layout and currently building another one. It is a friendly club and new members are welcome
Details last updated 14th March 2020
Borders Model Railway Club
Contact Details: Chairman , Kevin Whittle  01691 830930
Meeting Venue:  Llandrinio Village Hall , Roadside On The B4393, Opposite Filling Station/shop , Llandrinio , Powys  SY22 6SB
Meeting Day: FIRST &THIRD Wed each month PLUS all day 2nd TUE   Meeting Times: 7.00pm
Model Railway Club with a mix of O and OO gauge Modellers demonstrators, club layout building, etc.
Based at Llandrinio Village Hall, SY22 6SB, situated roadside on the B4393 in Llandrinio. .
We meet the FIRSt & THIRD Wednesday of the month at 7.00 - 9.30pm
We also have the 2nd Tuesday each month for the O & OO gauge Test Track running day 10.30am-4pm plenty of free parking. Tea, home made cake & biscuits available. Charges Members £1, non members £4 All are welcome
Details last updated 19th February 2018
Boston Model Railway Society
Contact Details: Secretary , David Currie  07958 137122
Meeting Venue:  Kirton Youth Center , 17 High Street , Kirton NR Boston , Lincolnshire  PE20 1DR
Meeting Day: Thursday   Meeting Times: 19:30 to 21:30
We are a small group of railway modellers who live in the area around Boston in Lincolnshire. The majority of members model "00". We all have different periods of interest, which range from the big four to present day. Our layouts are not set in any period, and we will run stock from any period at an exhibition, the only rule being that the loco and coaches/wagons are of the same period. Our O gauge running track is now a complete run around the club room.
Details last updated 6th September 2019
Bournville Model Railway Club
Contact Details: Chairman , Barrie Hoverd  0121 478 2587
Meeting Venue:  Prospect Hall , 12 College Walk. Selly Oak , Birmingham , West Midlands  B29 6LE
Meeting Day: Tuesday Thursday   Meeting Times: 10.00am Till 3.00pm 3.00pm Till 10.00pm
Bournville Model Railway Club meets every Tuesday from 10.00am till 3.00pm and Thursday from 3.00pm till 10.00pm at Prospect Hall. 12 College Walk. Selly Oak. Birmingham. B29 6LE. We now have layouts permanently erected in N, OO, and O gauges, you are welcome to visit us and see members working on the various layouts. Members are encouraged to produce layouts in other scales and gauges. We hold our annual exhibition in August.
Details last updated 17th September 2018
Bracknell Railway Society
Contact Details: Webmaster , Ken Ricketts  01189 787168
Meeting Venue:  Pinewood Leisure Centre , Old Wokingham Road , Wokingham , Berkshire  RG40 1XX
Meeting Day: Tuesdays (model railways), Wednesdays and Fridays   Meeting Times: 20:00
Local model railway and miniature engineering club based at Pinewood Leisure Centre, and at Jocks Lane Miniature Railway in Priestwood, Bracknell. Large permanent layouts in '00' and '0' gauge, portable layouts in 'N'. '009', '00', 'EM' and '0' gauge.
Details last updated 2nd August 2020
Bradford Model Railway Club
Contact Details: Club Treasurer , Pauline McKenna
Meeting Venue:  Unit 20tf , Brighouse Road, Queensbury , Bradford , West Yorkshire  BD13 1QA
Meeting Day: Monday and Thursday Evenings   Meeting Times: 7.45pm Onwards
Bradford is a small club of less than 20 members which is based at the Black Dyke Mill in Queensbury in the Bradford West area. The club meets every Monday and Thursday evenings. Current main works involve ongoing work on our existing 0, OO, N and OO9 layouts. We have a wide age range in the club from 16 upwards and always welcome visitors and new members to help or just chat. Membership includes all materials and tools.
Details last updated 20th August 2019
Braintree & Halstead MRC
Contact Details: Membership Secretary , Bob French  0755 116 9395
Meeting Venue:  East Anglian Railway Museum , Chappel & Wakes Colne Station , Colchester , Essex  CO6 2DS
Meeting Day: Monday/Thursday. Open for members any day   Meeting Times: 7.00pm Monday, 10.00am Thursday
Small friendly model railway club based at the East Anglian Railway Museum Chappel & Wakes Colne Station
We are housed in building 70' x 42'. The club house has a kitchen, large O gauge room, Large oo/n gauge room, exhibition room, work room, library. We meet Monday night 7pm-10.00 and all day on a Thursday from 10.00. New members are always welcome. Please contact Bob on 07551169395 email: or give Steve a ring on 07768 781660
Details last updated 23rd August 2019
Brambleton Model Railway Club
Contact Details: Exhibition Manager , Harvey Foster
Meeting Venue:  Ambrose Lane , Harpenden , Hertfordshire
Brambleton model railway club has, what we believe, is one of the largest outdoor 'O' gauge & 16mm layouts in the country.
Details last updated 16th December 2020
Bridgend Model Railway Club
Contact Details: Hon. Secretary , Robert Wykes  07811 995952
Meeting Venue:  Cliff Cottage , Laleston , Bridgend , Glamorgan
Meeting Day: Thursdays   Meeting Times: 19:00
A small group with two exhibition layouts. 'OO'gauge Bishops Quay and 'O' gauge Penfold Priory. We exhibit across a wide area from Redruth to Newcastle with a maximum of five operators. Plus an N gauge layout for use in the clubroom.
Details last updated 1st January 2021
Bridlington (Area) Railway Modellers and Train Enthusiasts Society
Contact Details: Secretary , David Harrison  01262 603309
Meeting Venue:  Men in Sheds , Beck Hill , Bridlington , East Yorkshire  YO15 3AF
Meeting Day: Tuesday   Meeting Times: 7pm
The society is a group of railway modellers and railway enthusiasts who meet weekly to share their interests. The modellers meet weekly to work on layout building and the once a month a social event is held when a film or slides are shown or a speaker is invited to give a presentation about railways. Visits are arranged to model railway shows.
Details last updated 1st April 2020
Bridlington Model Railway Society (BMRS)
Contact Details: Chairman - Publicity Officer , Arthur Frost  07986 478457
Meeting Venue:  Above , 248 Quay Road , Bridlington , East Yorkshire  YO16 4JG
Meeting Day: Fridays   Meeting Times: 1400 to 1600 (Nominally)
The original Bridlington Model Railway Society, formed in 1982. Club layouts under construction in British OO Gauge (Filey)and British N Gauge (Holgate). For up to date information, updates on layout progress etc., please visit our Facebook page.
Details last updated 25th May 2019
Bridport & District Model Railway Society
Contact Details: Chairman , Geoff Trenholme
Meeting Venue:  Askerswell Village Hall , Askerswell, Just North of the A35 3m East of Bridport , Bridport , Dorset
Meeting Day: Tuesdays   Meeting Times: 19.00 to 21.00
We are a general model railway club with an open mind regarding whatever aspect anyone may like. We meet weekly and have a large test track which offers running for 'N', '00' DCC and '00' Analogue, plus 0. These tracks are often used for various narrow gauge creations that members may bring in.

We run two exhibitions each year, one early season at Beaminster, Dorset each January. Then our main Summer Exhibition at the end of July which has from 2018 moved to a larger venue with free
Details last updated 2nd June 2020
Brierfield Model Railway Club
Contact Details: Hon. Sec. , David Carter  07770 331348
The Brierfield Model Railway Club is run by members of the Pendle Forest MRS. The BMRC aims to raise funds for St. Luke's Church, Brierfield and using this name keeps our activities seperate.
Details last updated 25th September 2018
Brighton Model Railway Club
Contact Details: Secretary , D. Clements  01273 771929
Meeting Venue:  London Road Station , Shaftesbury Place , Brighton , East Sussex  BN1 4QS
Meeting Day: Tuesday   Meeting Times: 1930
Meetings are every Tuesday from 7.30pm at London Road Station, Shaftesbury Place, Ditchling Rise, Brighton. New members over 18 welcome. We currently have 3 layouts under construction two in OO, one based on Eridge and the new clubroom based layout Highcombe, we are also rebuilding a layout based on Swanage. There are also two other complete layouts one in OO Dougdale a LMS branchline and one in OO9, Dufftown. Our website is
Details last updated 22nd January 2019
Bristol O Gauge Group
Contact Details: Secretary , Bob Taylor  0117 983 6036
Meeting Venue:  Scout Hut , Muller Road , Bristol , Bristol
Meeting Day: Mondays & Tuesdays   Meeting Times: 7.30-10.00
A group of Railway modelers with a main interest in 0 gauge fine scale, also a interest in Narrow Gauge modelling mainly 0/16.5 and 0n30
Details last updated 20th August 2019
Broadland Model Railway Club
Contact Details: Hon Secretary , Jon Sims  01692 581833
Meeting Venue: , Catfield , Norfolk  NR29 5AA
Meeting Day: Mainly Tuesdays and Fridays   Meeting Times: 19.00 Till Late!
The Broadland MRC was renamed and kept going by some of the former members of the RAF Coltishall MRC when the former Battle of Britain station was closed in 2006. After several years in two different locations the Club moved into far bigger and better equipped premises at Catfield, right in the heart of the Broads, hence the Clubs unique name. The extra space has enabled the Club to embark on new projects, accept new members and continue to hold its annual BVR sponsored exhibition at Aylsham.
Details last updated 23rd October 2019
Buccabury Light Railway
Contact Details: Hon. Secretary , Mr J Gilby
Meeting Venue:  We Meet in Member's Homes in North & West London and in Buckinghamshire , Greater London
Meeting Day: Generally Saturdays, occasionally a Friday evening   Meeting Times: Evenings 8pm Onwards, Saturdays from Around 11am.
A local group of the OO9 Society, covering North and West London, Buckinghamshire and Hertfordshire. Also a modular exhibition layout "Buccabury Town" available.
Details last updated 17th October 2019
Burgess Hill Model Railway Club
Contact Details: Hon. Secretary , Ian Hadlow
Meeting Day: Monday   Meeting Times: 8pm Onwards
Small club with own premises situated near to Burgess Hill Town Centre. Meetings are held each Monday from 20.00 hours onwards. Visitors and prospective members are welcome and should contact the above named person or email via website link for further details.
Details last updated 18th February 2020
Burnham and District Model Railway Club
Contact Details: Exhibition Manager , Mark Savage  01934 830462
Meeting Venue:  Burnham on Sea Community Centre , Berrow Road , Burnham on Sea , Somerset
Meeting Day: Tuesdays and Thursdays   Meeting Times: 19.00 to 21.00
We are a thriving Model Railway Club who promote the hobby by building, exhibiting and providing monthly running sessions for all ages as well as exhibiting around the country. We also organize Sedgemoor Rail Winter and Summer Exhibitions
Details last updated 29th April 2019
Burton Railway Society
Contact Details: Webmaster , Rodger Smith
Meeting Venue:  Marstons Sports & Social Club , Shobnall Road , Burton-On-Trent , Staffordshire  DE14 2EG
Meeting Day: First Wednesday in the month   Meeting Times: 7.30pm (See Website For Additional Meetings)
The Society was formed in 1985 by local railway enthusiasts from around Burton-upon-Trent. The current membership which numbers more than 200 includes people from outside the railway industry and from across a wider area of the West and East Midlands. It makes a special effort to invite highly respected guest speakers to give presentations on a wide variety of railway topics at its monthly meetings. It also organises an annual model railway exhibition and has a newsletter aptly named '17B'.
Details last updated 19th May 2019
Bury St Edmunds Model Railway Club
Contact Details: Secretary , Chris Sharp
Meeting Venue: , Bury St Edmunds , Suffolk  IP30 9SY
Meeting Day: Thursday   Meeting Times: 19.00 (ish)
An easy going Model Railway Club with 40 Members. Meet once a week normally on Thursdays although other occasions are available. The Club is currently modelling in N OO and S7 with exhibition layouts in those scales, 4 layouts being available. We hold a large exhibition locally in September (the 4th Saturday in the month) and also have a thriving social side with BBQ, visits and trips out. New modelling Members are always most welcome - Please contact the Secretary for further details
Details last updated 10th April 2020

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