Having been enticed by my good friend and neighbour to start a winter hobby. My friend being into 00 scale, suggested I build a model railway. After going to a few exhibitions, checking the net and visiting local hobby stores, I realised I would need a theme which would keep me interested. So it became 'The Somme'. Amiens to Pozieres.
I built three boards 2ft x 4ft and with the help of my neighbour we worked out a track plan that would take both 00 and 009 scale. To have movement on the layout at all times the 009 will run continuously through the battlefields at snails pace whi