Daily Archives: January 8, 2014

Model Railway Exhibitions – Jan & Early Feb 2014

Model Railway Exhibitions – Jan & Early Feb 2014

 RHDRH&DR New Romney, Model Railway Exhibition

The Model Railway Exhibition at New Romney Station is found above the Heywood Buffet. The main exhibition is a fantastic OO/HO gauge layout featuring computer-controlled trains that depict expresses, freight-trains and branch operations from all over Europe and from different periods in time. Detailed stations, factories, sidings and landscapes complete the picture.

© Copyright Helmut Zozmann and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence.

• Wed 15th January 2014

• Malcolm Townsend – Burton Upon Trent Toy and Train Fair

• Town Hall, King Edward Place, Burton Upon Trent, Staffordshire DE14 2EB

OPENING TIMES: 6.30pm-8.30pm

ADMISSION: Adults £2.00

One of the longest established swapmeets, with a warm welcome and really friendly atmosphere. Excellent access, good major road links, super town centre venue with excellent public transport (Bus and rail).Free parking. Accomp.U/16’s free. Refreshments, (Incl, home made cake).Buying, selling or just having a nostalgic trip down “Memory Lane”. Plenty of bargains, always a good selection of rail, die-cast and themed, both new and used, from a wide range of regular, knowledgeable traders.

CONTACT: 07951072790

crop 1 Haywoods

• Sat 25th January 2014

• 7mm Narrow Gauge Association – Trent Valley Group Open Day

• Mickleover Community Centre, Uttoxeter Road, Mickleover, Derbyshire DE3 0DA

OPENING TIMES: 10am – 4pm

ADMISSION: Adults £3.00

This is the annual open day of the Trent Valley Group of the 7mm Narrow Gauge Association. Admission is by signing in and a donation to the costs. Its not an exhibition, its a come and have a go event. Come along for a chat, hopefully see the beginning of Henmore Dale Mk2. There will be demonstrations, chances to have a go and specialist sales. Better still bring something along to show us. Simple refreshments will be available.

Stafford Feb 1

• Sat 1st February 2014 – Sun 2nd February 2014

• Stafford Railway Circle – Model Railway Exhibition Stafford

• Stafford County Showground, Weston Rod, Stafford, Staffordshire ST18 0BD

OPENING TIMES: SAT 10am-5pm, SUN 10am – 4.30pm

ADMISSION: Adults £9.00 Concessions £8.00 Children £1.00

2014 sees our biggest ever show. At this time we have 43 layouts booked to attend with 48 traders also scheduled to be with us although both these figures could change before the show. As in past years we will have a free bus service from the Railway Station to the venue and details can be found on our website where there are also photos of the attending layouts. Car parking is free at the venue.

If travelling by car use M6 junction 14 from North or South and follow signs for A518 / County Showground. from East use A518 from Uttoxeter. Note that car parking may be on both sides of the road at the Showground. If travelling by rail there will be a free bus service from Stafford Railway Station

CONTACT: 01785 211992

RothleyThe other railway at Rothley Station

Charnwood Forest Garden Railway layout.  © Copyright Alan Murray-Rust and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence.