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Hatton's Model Railways Ltd
I have dealt with Hatton's for over 50 years and have always found their staff helpful and have product knowledge of their continually expanding range of items, usually in stock. Their service to me has been excellent, no item has ever been delivered with damage and their delivery options are superb. They have done well and deserve their success.
Donald, Humble, Texas, Usa. - 13 Oct 2017 - Four & a half Stars

Janes Trains
I visited and was surprised to see so many pre-owned locos, coaches, wagons and track. I have never seen so much pre-owned in one shop. The service was brilliant we did a deal on two Britannias. I will be back there again when I visit the area.
Roger, Chester - 12 Oct 2017 - Five Stars

Tutbury Models
Like Aladin's cave. Floor to ceiling locos, coaching stock and scale scenery plus excellent help and advice. Heading back when I can afford to do so......
David, Lichfield - 11 Oct 2017 - Four & a half Stars

Paignton Model Shop
We visited the Paignton Model Shop this afternoon and were saddened that the shop had been burgled over the weekend! I live in Scotland and we visit the shop when we visit on holiday. The owners always recognise us and today was no different, as we were asked how we were. It was when we were about to pay for our goods that we discovered that the thief had not only taken thousands of pounds worth of valuable train items but also the credit card machine. The thief was athletic but not a youngster, and had come in through the roof. He forgot to take the cctv camera, so with luck he will be found! I love this shop as we are never pressured into buying but usually do. They sell N gauge as well as the bigger gauges. We buy our paints and brushes too for our other hobby, aircraft models and Games Workshop models. Ordering is available and I could get items delivered to my home in Scotland.
Fiona, Ayrshire - 10 Oct 2017 - Four Stars

The Sports & Model Shop
Good shop, we last year and we came back i bought a mk1 coach friendly shop ceeper with his dog ""Archie"" Hope to come next year when we are on holiday.
Mart, Netherlands - 27 Sep 2017 - Four & a half Stars

Trident Trains
A fantastic model railway shop with a very comprehensive range of RTR stock in both N and OO gauge. Scenic and building kits from all major suppliers. DCC decoder / Sound fitting service available. To me though the best thing about this shop is the owner who being a modeller himself gladly gives advice and assistance with great friendliness and patience.
Keith, Middlewich - 20 Sep 2017 - Four & a half Stars

Pennine Models
Great model shop not only for model railway enthusiasts this shop has a great selection of the latest plastic kits by the top manufactures & is a great place to look for bargains as if you are prepared to delve in the mountain of kits I loved it can't wait to go back it reminded me of hobby shops of old.
Steve, Lleeds, West Yorkshire - 20 Sep 2017 - Four & a half Stars

Caistor Loco
Visited Caistor Loco while visiting a friend in the town last month. Typical old-school model shop - stuff stashed in every nook and cranny with a welcoming proprietor who knows what and where everything is, and also what's sold out! Picked up some reasonably priced discontinued whitemetal kits to try out from the bargain box. Will definitely call again when next in town.
Mark, Tamworth, Staffordshire - 18 Sep 2017 - Four Stars

Malcs Models
Always pop in when over Ilkeston. Always happy to help you and if anything is not in stock then Malc will try and order it in for as soon as possible
David, Belper Derbyshire - 16 Sep 2017 - Four & a half Stars

The Goods Yard
Driven past this village many times but only found this shop yesterday. Glad I did. Answered questions helpfully. Nice guy. Large selection of stock. Will call again.
Ian, Leeds - 09 Sep 2017 - Four Stars

Geoffrey Allison Railways
Finally managed to visit this great old school shop yesterday. Very friendly family run shop. Got some good advice and will stop by again. Free parking to the rear.
Ian, Leeds - 09 Sep 2017 - Four Stars

Olivia's Trains & Models
Can't praise Olivia's Trains enough. All the staff are great and no query is too much for them. Always my first choice when buying new trains. I love the way they customise my trains and coaches. Professional and knowledgeable as I often have questions which they answer fully and give sound advice from years of experience. Highly recommended.
John, Southampton - 05 Sep 2017 - Five Stars

Aspire Gifts & Models
I have visited Edward at Aspire on several occasions and always find him to be friendly and helpful. As I'm a novice modeller his advice has been invaluable to me and I have always found him extremely willing to share his knowledge of the hobby.
Jim, Cattistock - 05 Sep 2017 - Four & a half Stars

Buoys Toys & Models
I found them to be most helpful and so very interested in what I was planning to do. The 210 mile journey to Norfolk was woth it just to visit Bouys Toys and Models. I shall be back again.
Peter, Winchester Hampshire - 04 Sep 2017 - Five Stars

Stamps & Hobbies
An excellent shop for models (Hornby trains, Revel kits, etc) as well as stamp collecting. Still very much in business (2017); I have shopped here for over ten years, and found the owner knowledgeable and very helpful. Honest and professional, will order if asked.
David, Dawlish, Devon, Ex Gravesend - 01 Sep 2017 - Four & a half Stars

Train Times
Very friendly and helpful service. This shop is highly recommended, because personal advice saves time and is often more effective than browsing the internet. Living part time abroad and in Eastbourne, I'm very happy to have found that shop. Being a trained precision mechanical and electronic engineer, I do highly appreciate this kind of special shop. Many thanks to Sebastian, I have lots of new ideas to plan a new track layout. Thank you for all your hints. See you soon.
Fried-Helm, Bn20 8pt Eastbourne And D-85302 Gerolsba - 31 Aug 2017 - Five Stars

Barnsley Models and Games (Doncaster)
Visit this shop on occasions when I am working in the area. It carries a good range of stock and is only 5 minutes from the town centre. Prices were fair and the gentleman behind the counter approachable.
Ian, Leeds - 29 Aug 2017 - Three & a half Stars

Starbeck Models
Great shop visited last friday. Lots of items for sale. Owner very helpful. Lots of scenery stock available. Good prices and also many model kits to build.
Graeme, Australia - 28 Aug 2017 - Four Stars

Salisbury Model Centre 2010 Ltd
An easy walk from the city centre. Just the sort of model shop you would want to find. Good stock of a variety of model types & supplies. A friendly welcome & a good chat.
Malcolm, Southam, Warwickshire - 27 Aug 2017 - Four & a half Stars

Mech Models
I am new to modelling North American railroads so finding this dealer was like finding Alladin's cave. The store is located in an industrial estate and is part of a small manufacturing unit. Having traveled quite some distance from home I was offered a hot drink and I needed to use the toilet which was no problem. The owner spent ages with me giving helpful advice and tips which would save me money. I could have spent all day chatting and browsing with no pressure on me. Lots of equipment in stock and more available to order all at reasonable prices. Well done. This is how to do it. Many thanks. Julian Hemstock.
Julian, Eastwood Nottingham - 26 Aug 2017 - Five Stars

Wheelbase Models
I visited this shop via a last-minute scan through the ukmodelshops site for retailers near Sheffield. My first visit will not be my last as this shop carried a large stock from what looked like a modest frontage in the village square. Parking is immediately adjacent to the shop once you navigate the one way system. Prices were fair. Stock included some discontinued and pre-owned items. Lots in the smaller H0/00 railway-compatible scales of 1:87 to 1:72 as well which is quite unusual. I left with a bag full of 20 (!) models without breaking the bank. Worth travelling for.
Ian, Leeds - 24 Aug 2017 - Four Stars

Country Park Models
Called in to day(24/8/17)very, very,little N GAUGE, no locos no coaches or trucks, ok if your looking for OO,HO got some good stock at good prices.Not N Gauge ....Brian
Brian, Bristol - 24 Aug 2017 - Two & a half Stars

Marquee Models
What a great shop! Arrived late in day and welcomed by excellent friendly crew. Great range of models tops etc. How refreshing! I'll be back again!
Peter, Crich Derbyshire - 23 Aug 2017 - Four & a half Stars

The Hobby Goblin
Definitely the friendliest shop I have ever been in. An excellent range of model railways and all of the bits and bobs that accompany modelling! Very good prices and a good range of previously owned stock.
Martin, Stoke-On-Trent - 22 Aug 2017 - Five Stars

Waltons Models
An excellent model railway shop. Good stocks of Hornby, Bachmann, Farish and Oxford. Tools and materials available including paint, plastic and metal sheet and sections. Friendly helpful service by the owner.
David, Harrow, Middx - 18 Aug 2017 - Four & a half Stars

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