2017-11-04 10:00:002017-11-05 17:00:00Europe/LondonWight Model Railway Group - Wightrail 2017This is our 46th annual show and will once again be at the Medina Leisure Centre in Newport, Fairlee Road, PO30 2DX, Isle of Wight. Good access by car or public transport. We have a FREE car park and our own catering for you. Southern Vectis bus no.9(Ryde-Newport via Fairlee) stops right outside every 20 minutes. The centre is about 15 minutes walk from Newport Town centre. from the mainland, passenger ferries arrive at Ryde(for bus no.9) or West Cowes(bus no. 1). Come and enjoy our show.Medina Leisure Centre, Fairlee Road, Newport, Isle of Wight PO30 2DXWight Model Railway GroupWight Model Railway Group - Wightrail 2017
Sat 4th November 2017 - Sun 5th November 2017
Medina Leisure Centre,
Fairlee Road, Newport, Isle of Wight PO30 2DX
OPENING TIMES: SAT 10am -5pm, SUN 10am-4.30pm ADMISSION:
This is our 46th annual show and will once again be at the Medina Leisure Centre in Newport, Fairlee Road, PO30 2DX, Isle of Wight. Good access by car or public transport. We have a FREE car park and our own catering for you. Southern Vectis bus no.9(Ryde-Newport via Fairlee) stops right outside every 20 minutes. The centre is about 15 minutes walk from Newport Town centre. from the mainland, passenger ferries arrive at Ryde(for bus no.9) or West Cowes(bus no. 1). Come and enjoy our show.
The exhibition is in a large gymnasium hall, 10, 000 sq.feet / 936 sq. metres which the council assure us will be heated this year! It has good, step free access throughout and is suitable for push chairs and disabled people. Because the leisure centre closed it's cafeteria last year we will be providing refreshments ourselves this year. They have also agreed to let us use the leisure centre car park for FREE this year. Entrance fee still fixed at 2014 price which includes a complimentary show guide.
List of Traders Attending :
List of Layouts Attending :
Andy Lynch Railways; 2nd Hand Model Railway Items.
Dawny's Designs ; Dolls House Miniatures Paintings Jewellery
Kyteslights; the Largest Selection of Model Lighting in the Uk.
Pit Stop, John Worley Obsoletes; Model Cars and Trains.
Ron Lines; New and 2nd Hand Model Railways.
Smart Models; 2nd Hand Model Railway Items.
WMRG Club Sales Stand; Club Fund Raising Through Members' Sales of Trains, Books, Etc.
Ventnor- 00scale "Might Have Been" Set in Ventnor Isle of Wight.
Childrens Playground- 00 Scale Layout Where Thomas and Friends Rush Around All Day Until the Children Stop Playing With Them and Go Home.
Howbourne- N Gauge Layout.Set in 1970s South Wales Preservation Era.2metre by 0.5m.
Tilgate- A Club Members' 00 Scale Layout. 1960s Southern Electrics, Steam and Diesel Services. 17ft x 10ft.
High Falls Logging- 00n9 and Mixed Gauge Layout.
Chapel Falls N Gauge
Grafham Water DCC Layout Set in East Anglia 1960s
New Mere P4 Very Finescale . Developed Since Last Year's Show.
Newport West N Gauge "Might Have Been " based on the Iow
Schonfrau BBW Z Gauge Micro Layout
Smartsvill N Gauge Layout
Streetley 00 Scale Shunting Puzzle.
Tarrant Valley Railway OO9 42 Foot Long!
The Hill N Gauge Layout.
Vintage Hornby Trains 0 Gauge Splendour!
Wimborne Station 00 Gauge Highly Detailed Layout of the Station and Its Trains in the 1960s
Gauge 1 Demonstration Layout 92 Feet Long!
Sandown MRC Club Member Layout N Gauge.
Medway Queen Preservation Society; A Fund Raising Stand in Support of This Sea Going Paddle Steamer Project.
URIE Locomotive Society.
EPB preservation group, Southern Region emus.
Lynton and Barnstaple railway
Patriot locomotive preservation group.
Our Club Train Doctor; Advice on Your Ailing Locomotives, And, If Possible, A Quick Repair Job.
Vectis Rail Enthusiasts Club; A Photographic Display Capturing the Interests of This Small Band of Railway Enthusiasts based on the Isle of Wight Who Hold Monthly Slide Show Presentations.
Bullied locomotive collection static display.
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