Event Name: Model Rail Scotland 2019
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
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