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Events for June 10, 2018

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----- Peak Model Railway Exhibition 2018
By davidharding01


Event Name: Peak Model Railway Exhibition 2018

Address: Agricultural Business Centre Agricultural Way Bakewell Derbyshire DE45 1AH

Day 1: 9 June 2018
Opening times Day 1: 10.00am to 5.00pm
Day 2: 10 June 2018
Opening times Day 2: 10.00am to 5.00pm
Prices: Adult £5.00 Concession £4.00 Child £4.00 Family £12.00

Website: www.chesterfieldrailwaymodellers.co.uk

Disability access: Yes
Car parking: Yes

Organising body: Chesterfield Railway Modellers
Organiser: bakewellexhibition@chesterfieldrailwaymodellers.co.uk

The 2018 Peak Model Railway Exhibition will take place at its established venue on 9th and 10th June. Surrounded by a large pay and display car park the venue has level access and is all on one floor with plenty of space for visitors to view the layouts (up to 15 are expected to be on display) and to spend their money at the selection of traders who support us each year. There is a cafe attached to the venue and the town centre is only a short (level) walk where there is a choice of many more cafes, pubs and shops. Good frequent public transport links Bakewell to the surrounding towns and villages and to Sheffield, Manchester, Derby and Nottingham. The nearest railway station is Matlock with trains to Derby and Nottingham where conncetions are available to other parts of the country.

----- GlasGOw 2018
By 66C


Event Name: GlasGOw 2018

Address: Pollokshaws Burgh Hall, 2025 Pollokshaws Road, Glasgow, G43 1NE

Day 1: Saturday 9 June 2018
Opening times Day 1: 10am to 4pm
Day 2: Sunday 10 June 2018
Opening times Day 2: 11am to 4pm
Prices: Adult £6.00 - Accompanied children free


Disability access: Yes
Car parking: Yes

Organising body: Strathclyde O Gauge Group
Organiser: Bob McLay - 0141 637 4189 or wcampbell23@yahoo.co.uk

GlasGOw 2018 is the 18th year of Scotland's major gauge O only event. The halls are opposite Pollokshaws West station on the East Kilbride/Barrhead lines or 5-10 minutes walk from Shawlands station on the Cathcart Circle. Bus services 3/57A (First) and 3 (McGills) pass the door. by car follow the signs for the Pollok Country Park & Burrell Collection from M77 Junction 2 or M8 Junction 22 - the halls are on the opposite side of the road.


Layouts booked are: Burdale Quarry, Carr Street, Derby Road, St George’s Dock and the Ayr MRG test track.


Traders expected to attend are: Douglas Blades, Helmsman Model Rail, Ian Kirk Models, Invertrain Model Railways, JPL Models, Scenic Solutions, Squires Model and Craft Tools and the Tower Collection Blackpool.


There will also be demonstrations of loco and rolling stock construction, information stands for the Gauge O Guild and ALSRM, a Bring and Buy stand and a cafe.

----- Mendip 2018
By John P.


Event Name: Mendip 2018

Address: Doulting village hall Chelynch Park Doulting Nr. Shepton Mallet Somerset BA4 4PL

Day 1: 9th June 2018
Opening times Day 1: 1030 am - 1630 pm
Day 2: 10th June 2018
Opening times Day 2: 1000 am - 1600 pm
Prices: Adult £4.oo Child (12-16) £2-oo Child (under 12, with adult) Free

Website: Shepton & District MRS at Wordpress

Disability access: Yes
Car parking: Yes

Organising body: Shepton & District MRS
Organiser: John Perrett 01761 232950 jp.perrett@btinternet.com

The annual exhibition hosted by the Shepton & District MRS. at Doulting Village hall, Nr Shepton Mallet, Soms. BA4 4PL
on the 9th & 10th June 2018.


Twelve layouts; Tormouth Quay (00), Enigma Quay (ON30), Amiens 1918 (009), Shunting Puzzle (00), Barrkirk (00), Lulworth Castle (00),
Godshill (O), Feltham Road (00), Yeobridge (N), Tipham (00), Abbot's Morton (EM), Scratchy Bottom (Gn15).


Three trade stands,Joe Lock, Tony Wilcock, Railway Scenics.
Two preservation societies. Ffestiniog Railway and The Somerset & Dorset Railway Trust


Wheelchair Access - Parking - Light refreshments


Free entry to our clubroom at the East Somerset Railway (BA4 4QP) during the show. Operating on Midford (N gauge)
and various static displays/demonstrations .

----- Model Transport Show / Open Day
By chrism247


Event Name: Model Transport Exhibition / Open Day

Address: South Yorkshire Transport Museum, 9 Waddington Way, Aldwarke, Rotherham S65 3SH

Day 1: 10 / 06 / 2018
Opening times Day 1: 10.30am - 4pm
Prices: Adult- £5 OAP/Concesions - £3.50 Child under 16- Free

Website: www.sytm.co.uk

Disability access: Yes
Car parking: Yes

Organising body: MBF/SYTM
Organiser: Chris Morley chris@chrismand.plus.com 07795 433918

The MBF will be on the road again this coming Sunday, June 10th, at the South Yorkshire Transport Museum, Aldwarke, Rotherham, for its third Model Exhibition / Open Day .
There will be two of our best-known resin kit manufacturers in attendance along with many exhibitors and plenty of good value diecasts on sale. In addition there will be several model railway layouts plus the MBF Yorkshire Area's own tram and bus layout having its first public outing, and many local models to stir the memories !
Refreshments available all day, and a plentiful supply of full-size buses and other road transport for wider interest.
There is a free courtesy bus service from the centre of Rotherham with full details of this on the SYTM website.
Open from 10.30am until 4pm.

June 2018