Erith Model Railway Society
If you have a layout, trade or society stand that you would like to exhibit at a future Wilmington exhibition, please contact: Alec Cartwright (Show Organiser).
22nd Annual Charity Wilmington Model Railway Exhibition 2019.
Presented by St. Michael's & All Angels Church in association with the Erith Model Railway Society.
St. Michael's & All Angels Church Hall, Church Hill (B258), Wilmington, Kent, DA2 7EG.
Click on the postcode above to be redirected to Google Maps (venue location marker however is slightly incorrect).
Saturday 12th October - 10:00am to 5:00pm.
Sunday 13th October - 10:00am to 4:30pm.
Featuring up to 10 layouts, plus trade support, light refreshments and other attractions, with up to 20 stands in total.
|Kings North||Kent Freelance||N||Headcorn Railway Modellers|
|Much Whinging||Southern/BR Southern Region - 1930s-1970s||N||EMRS|
|Oaklands||SR/SR Southern Region - 1920s-1960s||N||Headcorn Railway Modellers|
|St. Mellion||GWR/BR Western Region (Cornwall) - 1920s-1950s||OO||Southwark MRC|
|Charity Raffle (TBC)||Presented by St. Michael's Trains4Charity|
|Foxley Service Centre (Loco Diagnostic & Cleaning Service)||Presented by EMRS|
|Charity Transport Models & Books||Pre-Enjoyed - All profits to charity|
|David Wills||Pre-Enjoyed & Spares|
|Euroscale Models||Continental European Specialists|
|GB Models.com||Range of New Products together with Pre-Enjoyed|
|Mike Pett - 'Supercast'||Model Railway Figures|
|Models U Drive||Paints, Plastics & Scenics|
Children (5-16): £1.00.
Children Under 4: Free.
Entry price includes free exhibition guide.
Refreshments: Hot & Cold Drinks, Bacon Sandwiches, Baked Potatoes, Light Lunches, Snacks & Home Made Cakes.
All profits from this exhibition will be donated to the following charities:-
|Demelza House Children's Hospice|
|The Railway Children|
|St. Michael's Youth Work|
Donations of unwanted model railway items urgently needed - All proceeds to charity.
Free Local Parking (on Church Hill and surrounding roads).
Less than 5 minutes' walk from local bus stops Wilmington Curates Way & Wilmington Sackville Road served by Arriva route No. 477 (running between Bluewater Bus Station and Orpington Bus Station (for Orpington Railway Station), via Dartford Home Gardens (for Dartford Railway Station), Dartford Market Street (for Dartford Town Centre) and Swanley Railway Station).
1923 - 2012
In tribute to the memory of Arthur Adams, one of the longest serving members and Honorary Vice President of the Erith Model Railway Society, and one of the founders of the Wilmington exhibition, the Wilmington Model Railway Exhibition committee has introduced the Arthur Adams Trophy, which is awarded to the best layout in the exhibition as voted for by the public on the questionnaire accompanying the exhibition guide. The trophy was presented for the first time in 2012 and the list of previous winners is shown below.
|2012||Stourford||N||BR (SR)||Anthony Baker||Medway Circle|
|2013||Settle & Carlisle||N||BR (LMR)||Neil Cocksedge||South Eastern Railwaymen's MRS|
|2014||Purbeck||009||Dorset||John Thorne||009 Society|
|2015||Kings Park||N||BR (WCML)||Andy Stephney||Private|
|2016||Hobbs Hill||OO||BR (SR)||Chris Bassett||Tonbridge MRC|
If you have a layout that you would like to exhibit at a future Wilmington exhibition, please contact: Alec Cartwright (Show Organiser).