Model Railway Exhibitions Calendar:
The EM Gauge Society
- Modelling Workshop (Including the Emgs AGM 2019)
Sat 30th November 2019
Coleg Y Cymoedd, Nantgarw Campus,
Heol Y Coleg, Parc Nantgarw, Cardiff, Glamorgan CF15 7QY
OPENING TIMES: SAT 10.00am-4.00pm
Admission - EMGS members FREE, Non-Members £4.00 Demonstrations - Layouts - Traders - Refreshments Members - Don't forget to bring your entries for the modelling competition. This event is being organised by the EM Gauge Society with the assistance of members in the Cardiff area for modellers of all abilities, as part of the EM Gauge Society Members Day and AGM. Come and learn, chat and socialise with fellow modellers. The AGM is for EMGS members only and will commence at 2pm sharp.|
Catering - Light refreshments will be available all day.
By car - Ample free on site parking
By public transport - Taffs Well railway station is served by the Valley Lines from Cardiff approximately every 15 minutes with an 18 minute journey time from Cardiff Central; thence by Stagecoach Bus Service No.132 from Taffs Well, the journey time for the bus is 5 minutes.
Accessibility - Good disability access.
|List of Traders Attending :
||List of Layouts Attending :
|Emgs Trade Officer
Taff Vale Models/Dragon Models
||Great Swilling (EM) - Exhibited by David Burnett, BR(W), Gloucestershire, the Layout Will be Operated in Three Time Periods: 1948-1958 Mainly Ex Midland With Some WR Stock, 1959-1965 Transition from Steam to Diesel and 1965-1972 Diesel from Green to Blue.
SHWT (EM) - Exhibited by John Chivers, BR(W), Early/Mid 1960s, Tewkesbury Area. A Former Main Line Now Heavily Rationalised and Threatened With Imminent Closure
Trevanna Dries (EM) - Exhibited by Wayne Crowley, BR Sectorisation and Early Privatisation, the Mid 1980s to the Mid-1990s, A Single-Track Branch Line and A China Clay Works in Cornwall.
Plus, the EM Gauge Society Test Track (EM & P4)
|List of Demonstrations :
||List of Other Displays :
|Bernard Baker - 'Not the Usual Methods'
Richard Brighton - Simplified DCC Operation
Karl Crowther - Creating Realistic Stonework Using Wills Sheets and Other Materials
Roger Sawyer - Basic Soldering For the Beginner
Tony Sullivan - Finescale Points and Trackwork
Hywel Thomas - Morfa Bank - Some Scenic Modelling Techniques
Andrew Ullyott - Progress With 'Cheddar' in P4
||Display of Models Entered in the Competitions.
Info Last Updated : 4th October 2019
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