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    22 February 2019      24 February 2019

    Event Name: Model Rail Scotland 2019

    Classification: Exhibition

    Address: SEC Glasgow

    Day 1: 22/2/19

    Opening times Day 1: 10:30 - 18:00

    Day 2: 24/2/19

    Opening times Day 2: 10:30 - 17:00

    Prices: At the doorAdult £13Child £6Family £29Advance pricesAdult £12Child £5Family £28

    Disability access: Yes

    Car parking: Yes

    Website: www.modelrail-scotland.co.uk

    Organising body: AMRSS

    Scotland’s biggest Model Railway exhibition returns for its 53rd year.
    The event returns to the SEC venue in Glasgow, Grant Thomson from Clyde 1 will open the show at 10am on Friday 22nd Feb
    Model Rail Scotland – 2019 will take place on Friday 22nd, Saturday 23rd and Sunday 24th February at Hall 3 of the Scottish Event Campus Glasgow and bring together over 50 model railway layouts representing a wide range scales and eras. The event is expected to attract 15,000 visitors over the 3 days.
    The exhibition is ‘supported’ by Hornby Hobbies, Bachmann Europe, Peco and Squires Tools who will be present to show their latest range of products in addition a diverse range of trade exhibitors are participating accompanied by society and railway interest groups which will provide an excellent selection of exhibits for both the experienced and inexperienced in the hobby.
     
    A large number of layouts will be making either their first ever appearance at Model Rail Scotland or visiting a Scottish exhibition for their first time.
    Happisburgh Goods by the Model Railway Club is returning to the SEC it was last exhibited in Scotland in 2006 when it made it first trip to Glasgow.
    Model Rail Scotland – 2019 will be your last opportunity to see New Bryford by Mick Bryan and Wansbeck Road by Mick Simpson as both layouts are will be making their last ever appearance at a UK model railway show .
     
    The following table outlines the full list of the layouts participating in Model Rail Scotland 2019:
    *Layout never been exhibited in Scotland
    **Layouts first appearance at Model Rail Scotland
    A German Miscellany G Germany
    Angst-Lesspork* OO9 Fantasy
    Ardmore* O Irish Railways
    Bradford City Road* OO BR 70/80
    Bridgwater (S&DJR)* O S&D
    Broughton Sidings* EM BR various
    Calcutta Sidings P4 BR Sectorisation
    Cardwell OO Scottish
    Codgers Pass HO American
    Coldham Lane OO East England
    Crundells Estate** Gn15 UK
    Dubmill Sidings* O BR Blue
    Eglington Junction** N UK
    Farbine Road WRD* OO BR Blue
    Formakin HO British
    Framplington* OO BR (E)
    Fularton Junction N UK
    Ghylldale* OO9 UK
    Glebe Street** O Scottish
    Glenmore N Scottish
    Great Endon* OO NW England
    Happisburgh Goods O BR
    Hawkins Halt OO/N Fantasy
    Humber Yard HO Canadian
    Kylemore Road** O Scottish
    Los Mochos On30 USA
    Lymebrook Yard* N BR Blue
    Mauch Chunk PA* HO USA
    Millig Yard OO Scottish
    Montague Field OO BR (NE)
    Morven Terminal N USA
    Muirhead OO Scottish
    New Bryford OO NW England
    Newcastleton OO Scottish
    Peacock Cross OO Glasgow
    Rockfield Road N Scottish
    Ronshafen** N Germany
    Steindorff* HOe Austria
    The Lochty Branch* O BR (Sc)
    Todmorden Midland* N BR (M)
    Troutons* OO West Yorkshire
    United Mills P4 Scottish
    Wansbeck Road 2mmFS BR (NE)
    Waterhulme* OO9 Derbyshire
    Wellpark OO Scottish
    West Pickering HO Canadian
    Woodside Central** OO UK
     
    In late 2018 the first ever model railway ‘reality’ TV show The Great Model Railway Challenge was broadcast by Channel 5 and the winners of the first series Aberdeen Model Rail Club will be exhibiting their winning layout City of Tiers along with Clucas Bay with which they won their heat to participate in the final.
    The club members who were involved in the programme will be available to answer questions from visitors about the layouts and their experience of being involved in the show.
    The layouts will be situated adjacent to the Peco stand which will also give visitors a chance to catch up with Steve Flint who along with Kathy Millatt was the ‘other’ judge on the show.
     
    To assists visitors a vintage Glasgow Corporation bus will operate a shuttle service between the Scottish Event Campus and the city centre collecting passengers at George Sq and Central Station.
    Detailed information on the daily timetable for this service will be published on the Model Rail Scotland website.
     
    Come along and enjoy one of the finest events in Model Railway exhibitions in the UK. The event Opening times are Friday 10:30am – 6pm, Saturday 10am – 6pm and Sunday 10:30am – 5pm. Advance ticket holders can enter 30 minutes prior to the official opening times.
    Ticket prices at the Door – Adults - £13, Child - £6 Family - £29 (2+2)
    Full information is available on our website www.modelrail-scotland.co.uk

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    23 February 2019      24 February 2019

    This exhibition is being hosted at Homewood School in Tenterden, with various traders, exhibitors and demonstrators in attendance. There is free parking on-site, disabled access and toilets for all, and refreshments are available at reasonable prices - or, you're hankering for something warmer, there's a rather good fish and chip shop just a short walk from the venue door. 
     
    Ticket prices are as follows; 
     
    Adults: £5.00 
    Seniors: £4.50
    Children: £3.50
    Family (Two adults, two children): £12.50
     
    For more details please view our webpage.

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    23 February 2019      24 February 2019

    Event Name: Lincoln & District Model Railway Exhbition

    Classification: Exhibition

    Address: Newark Showground, Lady Eastwood Pavilion, Lincoln Road,Winthorpe,Newark, Nottinghamshire, NG24 2NY

    Day 1: 23/02/2019

    Opening times Day 1: (09:30) 10:00-17:00

    Day 2: 24/02/2019

    Opening times Day 2: (09:30) 10:00-16:30

    Prices: £8.00 Adult£3.00 Child£20.00 Family (2 Adults 3 Children)

    Disability access: Yes

    Car parking: Yes

    Website: www.ladmrc.co.uk

    Organising body: Lincoln & District Model Railway Club

    Organiser: Sean Tyler 07873 735464 [email protected]

    The Lincoln & District Model Railway Club are pleased to announce our 5th general exhibition in 2019 at the ever popular Lady Eastwood Pavilion in the Newark Showground which will run alongside our Post Modernisation exhibition on October 19th/20th 2019 also held at the Newark showground.
     
    The dates are Saturday 23rd & Sunday 24th February 2019.
    We are having a good variety of layouts of most scales and gauges, traders, demonstrators and societies...see below.
     
    LAYOUTS.
    7mm scale, 0 gauge; Amalgamated Wagon Works.
    3.5mm scale, H0m; Bergeller Bahn, Swiss metre gauge.
    4mm scale, 00 gauge; Boston Sleeper Works.
    2mm scale, N gauge; Blyth.
    0N30 scale, Narrow gauge; Karolina Falls.
    7mm scale, 0 gauge; Crompton Road Stabling Point.
    4mm scale, 00 gauge; Bostcroft.
    4mm scale, EM gauge; Canada Street Wharf.
    4mm scale, 00 gauge; Drinkallby.
    4mm scale, 00 gauge; Coppell.
    7mm scale, 0 gauge; Foston Mills.
    7mm scale, 0 gauge; Glen Bogle.
    2mm scale, N gauge; Heworth Sidings.
    2mm scale, N gauge; Kayreuth.
    4mm scale, 00 gauge; Victoria Road.
    4mm scale, 00 gauge; Newburn.
    7mm scale, 0 gauge; Shunters Road.
    2mm scale, N gauge; Melton Mowbray North.
    0N30 scale, Narrow gauge; Redwood Lumber.
    4mm scale, 00 gauge; Victoria Road MPD.
    009 scale, Narrow gauge; Lane End.
    7mm scale, 0 gaugeAhrtalzneibruck.
    4mm scale, 00 gauge; Cottleston.
    7mm scale, 0 gauge; Mill Bank Alley.
    3.5mm scale, H0 gauge; Bayern Neustadt.
    4mm scale, 00 gauge; Middle Muddleton, Thomas.
     
    DEMONSTRATORS.
    Peter Brinded; Soldering techniques.
    Richard (Dick) Dockerill; 7mm modern image loco building.
    John Fownes; Cardboard works.
    David Wright, Dovedale Models; Scenic buildings etc.
    Roger Garrett; Weathering techniques.
    Andrew Baldwin; Scratchbuilding 7mm wagons etc in plastic.
    Keith Tiplady, KFT Design; Automatic couplings.
     
    CLUBS & SOCIETIES
    Lincoln & District Model Railway Club.
    Gauge 0 Guild.
    Great Northern Railway Society.
    Lincoln Vintage Vehicle society.
    Lincolnshire Wolds Railway Society.
    Railway Correspondance & Travel Society.
     
    TRADERS
    A1 Models.
    Booklaw.
    Caistor Loco.
    Country Scenes & Trees.
    Elaines Trains.
    Electra Railway Graphics.
    J & C Model Railways.
    Helmsman Model Rail.
    Hobby Holidays.
    Layouts4U.
    Mad About Trains.
    Modelmania.
    Replica Railways.
    Starlight Models.
    Tools 2000.
    The Tower Collection Blackpool.
    KFT Design.
    S.M.Models.
     
    Free show guide included with entry fee.
     
    The Newark Showground has free parking, disabled access, cafe within exhibition hall and a good rail service for the East Coast Mainline and the Leicester/Nottingham/Lincoln routes. The venue is easily accessible by road from the A1, A17, A46 and A617.
     
    A free vintage bus shuttle runs between the showground and Newark Northgate/Castle stations on both days...see www.ladmrc.co.uk for PDF timetable.

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