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SYSTON 2018
TICKETS COMPETITION NOW OPEN

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In conjunction with
Syston Model Railway Society,
Here is your chance to win a pair of 2 Adult Tickets to the
Syston 2018 Exhibition
on Sat 17th - Sun 18th February 2018

at Sileby Community Centre, High Street, 
Sileby, Leicestershire LE12 7RX.

The annual exhibition features approx 12 quality layouts and 11 trade stands. This popular exhibition has a summery feeling to it with both St Ruth, a finescale 2mm layout featuring parts of the railway system on the South Coast. The exhibition is FREE admission to all children under the age of 14. There is free parking adjacent to the venue and plenty of street parking nearby. Refreshments will also be available.

Competition ends Sat 3rd February.

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Leicester Model Railway Show 2018

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THE FESTIVAL OF BRITISH RAILWAY MODELLING 2018
TICKETS COMPETITION NOW OPEN

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In conjunction with
Warners Exhibitions,
Here is your chance to win one of four Adult tickets to the
The Festival of British Railway Modelling 2018 Exhibition
on Sat 10th February - Sun 11th February 2018

at Doncaster Exhibition Centre, Leger Way, 
Doncaster, South Yorkshire DN2 6BB.

Visitors can enjoy browsing over 30-handpicked layouts with a 'Best of British' theme and purchase must-have items in a variety of major scales, era and gauges from over 80 quality traders. There will be expert demonstrations, giving you an opportunity to enhance your modelling skills. Whether you're new to the hobby or looking to stock up on essentials, our Doncaster Show offers something for everyone. The show is kindly supported by:Doncaster & District Model Railway Club

Competition ends Sat 27th January.

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The Festival of British Railway Modelling 2018

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Stafford 2018 TICKETS COMPETITION NOW CLOSED

In conjunction with
Stafford Railway Circle,
This was your chance to win a pair of Adult Tickets to the
Stafford 2018 Exhibition
on Sat 3rd February - Sun 4th February 2018

at Stafford County Showground, Weston Road, 
Stafford, Staffordshire ST18 0BD.

We will once again have plenty of layouts, traders and demonstrators for you to enjoy at the exhibition. This year we will have two themed areas. Our highly successful "small layout" section will be with us again with 11 layouts of various gauge that would fit in any home and also a selection of 9 layouts set in the north west of England. As well as these there are another 24 layouts in various scales for your entertainment. Refreshments available from the catering area.

Unfortunately the competition is now closed and the lucky winners are -
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Congratulations and we will be contacting you within the next couple of days to get your prize to you.
If you did not win this time please do not worry as we will be holding further competitions.
So watch this space.

Model Railway Exhibition Stafford 2018

This Exhibitions and Events calendar covers many of the Railway events in the forthcoming months. If your event is not listed just complete the SUBMISSION FORM with your details and we will add them on the next regular update.

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Disabled AccessWheelchair Friendly  No. of Layouts
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October 2018

  • Sat 6th - Broadland Model Railway Club -  Aylsham Model Railway Exhibition
    Jubilee Centre, Norwich Road, Aylsham, Norfolk
    This is the 11th consecutive Annual Model Railway Exhibition the Broadland Model railway Club has held in Aylsham. Our admission prices have been held at the same level for the past six years in spite of rising costs because we believe in attracting and encouraging members of the public to enjoy our hobby. Further details will be added to this and the Club's web site as they become available.
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly
    CS
    Md
    Refreshments

  • Sat 6th - Horsham Model Railway Club -  10th Anniversary Show
    The Drill Hall, Denne Road, Horsham, West Sussex
    10th Anniversary Show - new larger TOWN CENTRE venue.
    QUICKINFO: 
    CS
    Refreshments

  • Sat 6th - Tring and District Model Railway Club -  Tad-Rail
    The Cottesloe School, Aylesbury Road, Wing, Near Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire
    TAD-Rail is a well known annual exhibition, which has remained successful over the last five years at the new venue, whih has light airy rooms and an excellent canteen area where we serve light meals and refreshments. There is adequate free parking on site and a free programme. The layouts are of a high standard with several having featured in the model railway magazines and local exhibitions. The traders are well known and stock a wide variety on model railway supplies in several gauges.  MORE DETAILS HERE...
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly
    L:20
    T:10
    CS
    Md
    Free Parking Refreshments

  • Sat 6th - Sun 7th - The Yorkshire Group of 16mm N.G. Modellers Ltd -  The Yorkshire Garden Railway Show
    Richard Dunn Sports Centre, Rooley Avenue, Bradford, West Yorkshire
    The best show for railways normaly seen in our gardens, held in the Richard Dunn Sports Centre for two days where all aspects of this hobby can be seen or purchased. On display are 16mm. Scale model steam engines and rolling stock running on 6 layouts with superb buildings. 30+ Sales displays of the best in model railways. Videos of railways in our gardens always showing together with friendly chat and advice.  MORE DETAILS HERE...
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly
    L:6
    T:30+
    Free Parking Refreshments

  • Sat 6th - Sun 7th - Ilford & West Essex Model Railway Club -  Becontree Model Railway Showcase
    Bethel Christian Centre, 170 Bennets Castle Lane, Dagenham, Greater London
    Our third annual club showcase, where the idea is to promote the activities of the club to prospective members, the public at large and to provide a platform for being active in the community close to where the club is based. Entry is free for children under 16 when ACCOMPANIED otherwise a £2 entry fee applies.  MORE DETAILS HERE...
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly
    L:4
    T:2
    CS
    Md
    Free Parking Refreshments

  • Sat 6th - Sun 7th - Shildon Model Railway Club -  32nd Annual Exhibition  - **Updated**
    Locomotion NRM Museum, Off Dale Road, Shildon, Durham
    FREE ENTRANCE This will be our 32nd exhibition and will be much bigger and better with more traders and exhibits. This is now a very popular show with over 4, 300 visitors in 2017. Why not come along and enjoy one of the most popular shows in North East England, meet friends old and new. This is a great day out for families as well as railway enthusiasts. With free parking, cafe, play area and all the fantastic railway exhibits. Plus STEAM TRAIN rides (Small museum charge applies  MORE DETAILS HERE...
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly
    L:25 +
    T:35 +
    CS
    Md
    Free Parking Refreshments

  • Sat 6th - Sun 7th - Wigan Finescale Railway Modellers -  Wigan Model Railway Exhibition 2018
    Robin Park Leisure Centre, Loire Drive, Wigan, Lancashire
    WIGAN MODEL RAILWAY 51st EXHIBITION incorporating the North West Festival of Diesel & Electric Layouts  MORE DETAILS HERE...
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly
    L:30+
    T:45+
    CS
    Md
    Refreshments

  • Sun 7th - Gainsborough Model Railway Society -  Open Day
    Gainsborough Model Railway, Florence Terrace, Gainsborough, Lincolnshire
    One of the largest O Gauge Model Railways in the Country!! a nostalgic, historical and colourful opportunity to see how the London and North Eastern Railway was actually run in the heyday of steam. Dozens of trains, formed from over 150 locomotives and over 400 items of rolling stock running on a total of over half a mile of track.
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly
    L:1
    Refreshments

  • Sat 13th - Heywood Model Railway Group -  Open Day
    Unit 4 Park Works, River Street, Heywood, Lancashire
    Admission free (Donations appreciated) layouts in N to G scale bring your own locos and stock to run, DCC in all gauge, s
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly
    L:8-12
    CS
    Free Parking Refreshments

  • Sat 13th - Sun 14th - Farnham and District MRC -  44th Annual Exhibition
    Alderwood Leisure Centre, Tongham Road, Aldershot, Hampshire
    Entrance includes free show guide. Over 20 layouts and 30 traders are expected - see our web site for full details.
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly
    L:23
    T:30
    CS
    Md
    Free Parking Refreshments

  • Sat 13th - Sun 14th - Christchurch Model Railway Club -  Christchurch Model Railway Exhibition
    Bournemouth School For Girls, Castle Gate Close, Off Castle Lane West, Bournemouth, Dorset
    Further details to follow - please check back later
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly
    L:15
    T:10
    Free Parking Refreshments

  • Sat 13th - Sun 14th - Corby & District MRS -  Corby Exhibition
    St. Peter & Andrew Church Hall, Beanfield Avenue, Corby, Northamptonshire
    Corby & District MRS's 2 day exhibition in Corby.  MORE DETAILS HERE...
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly
    T:3
    CS
    Md
    Free Parking Refreshments

  • Sat 13th - Sun 14th - Dundee Model Railway Club -  Hobbies Extravaganza
    D.I.S.C, Mains Loan, Dundee, Angus
    Children under 5, accompanied by an adult, FREE. Swap meet will be in the main hall  MORE DETAILS HERE...
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly
    L:16
    T:12
    CS
    Free Parking Refreshments

  • Sat 13th - Sun 14th - The Elizabethan Railway Society -  Annual Model Railway Exhibition
    The Summit Centre, Pavilion Road Off Lowmoor Road, Kirkby-In-Ashfield, Nottinghamshire
    The sponsor for our 2018 flyers is Footplate. The 2018 show will bring more quality layouts for you to appreciate as well as excellent trade support, demonstrations, FREE PARKING, disabled access, freshly prepared hot and cold food. Accompanied under 16's are now free! Our exhibition is held all under one roof, in 5 clean, warm, well-lit rooms. Some of the feedback on last years exhibition 'cracking show', 'excellent quality layouts', 'very friendly show',   MORE DETAILS HERE...
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly
    L:10
    T:6
    CS
    Md
    Free Parking Refreshments

  • Sat 13th - Sun 14th - Ecclesbourne Valley Railway Association -  Wirksworth Model Railway Show
    Wirksworth Town Hall, Coldwell Street, Wirksworth, Nottinghamshire
    This event as been reserected due to popular demand. Parking will again be down at the Railway Station for the event also we will only be using the Town Hall and the Memorial Hall as work is due to commence at the Parish rooms but we have a extra room at the Town Hall. Anyone with a ticket will get reduced rates on the Main EVRA Railway. Children under 5 Free accompanied with adult.  MORE DETAILS HERE...
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly
    CS
    Free Parking Refreshments

  • Sun 14th - Oxford & District Model Railway Club -  Oxrail 18 Inc Zedex
    Abingdon & Witney College, Wootton Road, Abingdon, Oxfordshire
    Keep checking more info to follow  MORE DETAILS HERE...
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly
    L:20+
    T:8+
    CS
    Md
    Free Parking Refreshments

  • Sat 20th - Winchester -  American & Continental O Gauge Exhibition
    Kings School, Romsey Road, Winchester, Hampshire
    The only O gauge exhibition concentrating solely on American and Continental modelling in Southern England if not the whole of Britain. As well as layouts and traders there will be one society stand, a bring and buy and a test track with facilities for fine and coarse scale running. There are a variety of refreshments including the now legendary all day cooked breakfast.
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly
    CS
    Free Parking Refreshments

  • Sat 20th - Sun 21st - Hartlepool Model Rail Group -  Hartlepool Model Railway Show
    Hartlepool College of Further Education, Stockton Street, Hartlepool, Durham
    Annual charity Model Railway Show, sponsored by the Publishing Works, proceeds to Hartlepool Families First and the RNLI.  MORE DETAILS HERE...
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly
    L:24
    T:24
    Md
    Refreshments

  • Sat 20th - Sun 21st - Halesworth & District Model Engineering Society -  The Lowestoft Model Engineering and Model Making Exhibition
    Ormiston Denes Academy, Yarmouth Road, Lowestoft, Suffolk
    Displays by a diverse range of local modelling clubs and individuals - 100's of Super exhibits, Model engineering, Stationary engines running on compressed air, Model Railways, Model Boats, Model Aircraft, Radio controlled trucks, Plastic Modelling, Steampunk, Dolls houses, Clocks, Wargaming etc. all inside. Outside (weather dependant) will be a miniature railway giving rides, Miniature traction engines, Tethered aircraft flying, Blacksmith display. A Family Friendly Event  MORE DETAILS HERE...
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly
    L:6
    T:4
    CS
    Md
    Free Parking Refreshments

  • Sun 21st - King's Lynn O Gauge Group -  East Anglian O Gauge Celebration
    British Sugar Sports & Social Club, Hollow Road, Bury ST. Edmunds, Suffolk
    Celebration of O Gauge Modelling in East Anglia  MORE DETAILS HERE...
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly
    T:9
    CS
    Md
    Free Parking Refreshments

  • Sat 27th - Newbury Model Railway Club -  Newbury Model Railway Exhibition 2018
    St Bartholomews School, Buckingham Road, Newbury, Berkshire
    Newbury MRC have moved our exhibition to our new date of 27th October. The exhibition will have a number of high quality layouts, traders for all of your modelling needs, demonstrations to show how its done and our popular children's layout. The venue at St Bartholomew's School is wheelchair friendly and has a large, free car park
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly
    L:15
    T:15
    CS
    Md
    Free Parking Refreshments

  • Sat 27th - Stephenson MRG Rainhill -  5th Annual Model Railway Exhibition
    The Guide House, Corner of Old Lane and Stoney Lane, Rainhill, Merseyside
    Welcome to our 5th annual model railway exhibition held at the Guide House. We have both British and European layouts on display along with Thomas the Tank engine which children both big and small are encouraged to operate it.Refreshments are provided by our partners, the Guide House Management Team and will be available throughout the day. There is lots of on street parking locally so there should be no problems.  MORE DETAILS HERE...
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly
    L:10
    T:3
    CS
    Md
    Free Parking Refreshments

  • Sat 27th - Greenwich & District Narrow Gauge Railway Society -  Expo Narrow Gauge® 2018
    White Oak Leisure Centre, Hilda May Avenue, Swanley, Kent
    ExpoNG is the familiar name for 'Expo Narrow Gauge®', the model railway exhibition dedicated to modelling narrow gauge railways in all their forms. Held annually at the end of October by the Greenwich and District Narrow Gauge Railway Society in Swanley, England, it is the premier specialist Narrow Gauge railway modelling event held in the UK and probably the biggest in Europe.
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly
    L:18
    T:30+
    CS
    Md
    Free Parking Refreshments

  • Sat 27th - Newtown Model Railway Society -  Mid Wales Model Railway Show
    The Town Hall, High Street, Welshpool, Powys
    The Mid Wales Model Railway Show is now an established annual event and takes place on 2 floors of the Town Hall, Welshpool. The venue is 10 minutes walk from the Mainline Railway Station and 10 minutes walk from the Welshpool & Llanfair Railway at Raven Square (see WLLR website for timetable). There will be a variety of Model Railway Layouts ranging from N gauge to G Scale. ample parking is nearby. Accompanied Children have FREE admission.  MORE DETAILS HERE...
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly
    L:16
    T:4
    CS
    Md

  • Sat 27th - East Kent Model Railway Society (Whitstable) -  Whitstable Model Railway Exhibition
    Community College Whitstable, Bellevue Road, Whitstable, Kent
    Whitstable's annual model railway exhibition is held at the local secondary school in spacious comfortable surroundings. The show will feature layouts of a variety of popular scales, owned and operated by clubs and individuals from east and mid Kent. Look out also for remote control lorries and a static display of model boats.  MORE DETAILS HERE...
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly
    L:20
    T:7
    CS
    Free Parking Refreshments

  • Sat 27th - Sun 28th - Caistorail -  Annual Model Railway Show
    Caistor Town Hall, High Street, Caistor, Lincolnshire
    The Annual Model Railway Showheld by Caistorail Model Railway Club with 0ver 10 Layouts and 5 Trade stalls . Limited Free Parking at the Hall and refreshments are available on both days  MORE DETAILS HERE...
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly
    L:12+
    T:5
    CS
    Free Parking Refreshments

  • Sat 27th - Sun 28th - GWR Modellers -  Cheltenham Model Railway Exhibition
    St Margarets Hall, Coniston Road, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
    Bi-annual exhibition in aid of Pied Piper Appeal. Please see website for up-to-date information about layouts, displays and traders. Also travel directions.  MORE DETAILS HERE...
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly
    L:10
    T:6
    Md
    Free Parking Refreshments

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