Diary Dates

RM MODELLING LISTINGS January 2019 compiled by Jon Longman
At RMM we make every attempt to include all diary date listings but due to the increasing popularity and limited space we can no longer guarantee to include all events. Paid-for listings will always be included. Please contact: lyoung@mortons.co.uk

MUSEUMS
Brighton Toy 
and Model Museum
52-55 Trafalgar Street, Brighton, West Sussex BN1 4EB. Open Tuesday-Sunday, 10am-5pm (Saturday, 11am-5pm). See www.brightontoymuseum.co.uk website for admission prices.

World of Model Railways
Meadow Street, Mevagissey, St Austell, Cornwall. www.model-railway.co.uk . Open Saturday-Sunday, 
12pm-4pm. Adult 
£4.50, concessions 
£4, child (5-17) £3.50, family £14. 
Disabled access.

Famous Trains 
Model Railway
Markeaton Park, Derby. Nearest postcode DE22 3BG. Open Saturday-Monday, 11am-4pm. 
Model shop inside, 
expert modelling 
advice from members. www.famoustrains.org.uk/

Pendon Museum of Miniature Landscape and Transport Long Wittenham, Abingdon, OX14 4QD. Open most weekends and bank holidays. Models show life and railways of the 1930s. Guides, audio guides and tea shop. www.pendonmuseum.com.

CLUBS
Amersham & Chorleywood Model Railway Society
New members welcome. Clubroom in Chorleywood with layouts in O, OO and OO N9 scales. Meetings on Mondays, 2pm-4pm and Wednesdays 7.30pm-10pm. Contact Roger 
on 01494 726449 for 
more details.

Cardiff Model Engineering Society
King George V Drive East, Cardiff CF14 4AW. New members welcome. 
3 ½, 5 and 7 ¼ in-gauge outside track, 32 and 45mm garden railway and, 15 in, 1/3-scale tramway. Workshop available with metalworking machinery and library. Non-members welcome at meeting times, but arrange visits in advance. OO night Monday, 7-9pm; Workshop Tuesday, 7-9pm; Garden Railway Night Wednesday, 7-9pm; general meetings Thursday, 7-9pm; club open for general maintenance work Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday mornings. Rob Matthews (0292025 5000, secretary@cardiffmes.com or www.cardiffmes.com

EXHIBITIONS
JANUARY 5
SRP Toy Fair, North Romford Community Centre, 32 Clockhouse Lane, Collier Row, 
Romford, RM5 3QL
Opening times: 10am-2pm.
Prices: adults £2, child free.
www.srptoyfairs1.co.uk

Marlow & Maidenhead District Model Railway Club Exhibition,
Cox Green Community Centre, 51 Highfield Lane, Maidenhead SL6 3AX
Opening times: 10am to 4.30pm.
Prices: adults £5, 
child £3, family £13.
www.mmdmrc.org.uk

JANUARY 5-6
ScoutRail 2019, 
Exeter Hall, Oxford Road, Kidlington, 
Oxon, OX5 1AB
Opening times: 
10am to 4.30pm
Adults £4, concession £3, child £2, family £10
www.scoutrail.org.uk

JANUARY 6
SRP Toy Fair, The Grange, Bepton Road, Midhurst, GU29 9HG
Opening times: 10am-2pm.
Prices: adults £2, children free.
www.srptoyfairs1.co.uk

JANUARY 12
SRP Toy Fair, Hawkinge Community Centre, Heron Forstal Avenue, Hawkinge, Kent CT18 7FP
Opening times: 10am to 2pm. Prices: adults £2,
children free.
www.srptoyfairs1.co.uk

JANUARY 12-13
Bognor Regis Model Railway Club annual exhibition, Felpham Community College, Felpham Way, PO22 8EL
Opening times: Saturday 10am- 5pm, Sunday
10am-4.30pm
Prices: adults £5, children £3, under-6 free.

Orpington and District MRS, Pratts Bottom Village Hall, Norsted Lane, Pratts Bottom, Kent, BR6 7PQ
Opening times:
10am to 5pm.
Prices: adults £4, children £1.50.
Website: https://odmrs.uk
Contact: exhibition@odmrs.uk

Chiltern Model Railway Exhibition, Stevenage Arts & Leisure Centre, Lytton Way, SG1 1LZ
Opening times: Saturday 10am-5.30pm, Sunday 10am-4.30pm.
Prices: adult £10 on the door, in advance £8, residents of SG1 and SG2 £7, adult ticket includes free child entry (5-15), additional children and unaccompanied
children £4
www.gordon-craig.co.uk
Contact: 01438 363200

JANUARY 18-20
London Model Engineering Exhibition, Meridienne Exhibitions, Alexandra Palace, London
Opening Times: Friday and Saturday 10am-5pm, Sunday 10am-4.30pm.
Prices on the door: adults £12.50, senior citizen/student £11.50, child
(5-14) £4.50.
www.londonmodel
engineering.co.uk

JANUARY 19-20
East Lancashire Model Railway Charitable Organisation Annual Charitable Railway Exhibition, Accrington Road Community Centre (Old School House), Accrington Road, Blackburn, Lancashire, BB1 2AF.
Opening times: Saturday 10am-5pm, Sunday 10am-3pm. Prices: adults £5, seniors £3, students £3, children £3, family (2+2) £12. ELMRO 07585 672627 /07914 713038

Calne Model Rail Show, Calne Leisure Centre, White Horse Way, Calne, Wiltshire, SN11 0SP
Opening times: 
10am-4.30pm.
Prices: adult £5, 
child £3.
www.calnemrs.org.uk

JANUARY 26-27
Southampton Model Railway Exhibition, Barton Peveril College, Chestnut Avenue, Eastleigh, Hampshire, SO50 5ZA
Opening times: Saturday 10am to 5pm, Sunday 10am-4.30pm.
Prices: adults £7, children (5-15) £3, family (2+2) £17.
Website: www.southampton modelrailwaysociety.wordpress.com
Contact: David or Alison Barker 01489 799809
most evenings.

Longfield Model
Railway Exhibition, Erith Model Railway Society, Longfield Academy, Main Road, Longfield, Kent,
DA3 7PH
Opening times: 
Saturday 10am to 5pm, Sunday 10am to 4pm.
Prices: adults £9. Accompanied children (17 and under) FREE. Contact: erithmrs@gmail.com

JANUARY 29
SRP Toyfair, Angel Centre, Angel Lane, Tonbridge, Kent, 
TN9 1SF
Opening times: 
10am to 2pm.
Prices: adults£2, 
children free.
www.srptoyfairs1.co.uk

FEBRUARY 2
Sodbury Vale Model Railway Club, St Mary’s Church & Church Hall, Church, Yate, Glos, 
BS37 5BG
Opening times: 
10am-4.30pm.
Price: adults £5, accompanied 
children FREE.
Website: www.sodburyvalemrc.co.uk
Contact: Tim Crockford 01454 327611

SRP Toyfair, The Hawth Theatre, Hawth Avenue, Crawley, West Sussex, RH10 6YZ
Opening times:
10am to 2pm.
Prices: adults £2,
children free
www.srptoyfairs1.co.uk

FEBRUARY 2-3
Alton Model Railway Group, FEBEX 2019, Eggars School, Alton, Hants, GU34 4EQ
Opening times: Saturday 10.30am-5pm, Sunday 10.30am-4pm.
www.altonmrg.co.uk/febex

Stafford Model Railway Exhibition, Stafford County Showground, East of Stafford town centre ST18 OBD
Opening times: Saturday 10am to 5pm, Sunday 10am to 4.30pm
Prices: adults £10, children under 16 FREE.
www.staffordrailway
circle.org.uk/exhibition

Kilmarnock & District Model Railway Club, Model Railway Exhibition, the Linthouse Building, Scottish Maritime Museum, Harbour Road, Irvine, KA12 8QE
Opening times: adults £5, concessions £4, under 16s FREE.
Contact: billf.inverstourie
@btinternet.com
www.kilmarnockmrc.com

FEBRUARY 10
SRP Toyfair, Langham Community Centre, School Road, Colchester, CO4 5PA
Opening times: 
10am to 2pm
Prices: adults £2, 
children free
www.srptoyfairs1.co.uk

FEBRUARY 15-16
The Salvation Army, Model Rail 2019, Community and Worship Centre, Wawn Street, South Shields, NE33 4EB
Opening times: Friday 1pm-8pm, Saturday 10am-5pm. Price: adults £4, children £2, family £10 (2 adults + 2 children)

FEBRUARY 16
Tonbridge Model Railway Exhibition, 38th Annual Model Exhibition, the Angel Centre, Tonbridge, TN9 1SF
Opening times: 10am-5pm
Price: adults £6, children (10-16) £1, children under 10 FREE. Website: www.tonbridgemrc.com.
Contact: Roy Prentice 01892 527199

FEBRUARY 17
SRP Toy Fair, Crofton Halls, Station Road, Orpington, Kent, 
BR6 8PR
Opening times: 
10am to 2pm.
Prices: adults £2, 
children free.
www.srptoyfairs1.co.uk

FEBRUARY 19
Blackpool & North Fylde Model Railway Club open day, Cleveleys Community Centre & Church, Kensington road, Cleveleys, Lancashire, FY15 1ER
Opening times: 10am-4pm.
Prices: adults £3.50, seniors (60+) and juniors (5-15) £2.50, family (2+2) £9.50. Website: http://www.blackpool andnorthfyldemrc.co.uk/

FEBRUARY 20
SRP Toy Fair, Crofton Halls, Station Road, Orpington, Kent,
 BR6 8PR
Opening times: 
10am to 2pm
Prices: adults £2, 
children free.
www.srptoyfairs1.co.uk

FEBRUARY 23
Risex 2019, Risborough & District Model Railway Club, Community Centre, Wades Park, Stratton Road, Princes Risborough, Bucks, HP27 9AX
Opening times: 
10am-5pm
Price: adults £4, 
child £2
www.rdmrc.org.uk
Contact: Adrian Harford 01296 415107

Tadworth Spring 2019, North Downs Model Railway Circle, The Good Shepherd Church Hall, Station Approach Road, Tadworth, Surrey 
KT20 5AH
Opening times 
10am-5pm
Price: adults £6, under-16s £3, and concession (senior/disabled) £5.
www.ndmrc.info/Home/Tadworth.htm

FEBRUARY 23-24
York Against Cancer Model Railway Show, 
the EBOR Group of Railway Modellers, Heworth Memorial Church Hall, Melrosegate, 
YO13 0RP
Opening times: Saturday 10am-5pm, Sunday
10am-4.30pm
Price: adults £3, children £1, under 5s FREE.
https://eborgroup.wordpress.com/

New Mills & District Railway Modellers 45th Annual Exhibition
Chapel en le Frith Leisure Centre, Long Lane, Chapel en le Frith, Derby, SK23 0TQ
Opening times: both days 10am-5pm.
Prices: adults £6, concessions £5, family tickets (2+2) £15.
Contact: exhibition@nmdrm.co.uk
www.nmdrm.co.uk

FEBRUARY 24
SRP Toyfair, Angel Centre, Angel Lane, Tonbridge, Kent,
TN9 1SF
Opening times: 
10am to 2pm.
Prices: adults £2, 
children free.
www.srptoyfairs1.co.uk

MARCH 2-3
Leamington & Warwick Model Railway Society Exhibition, Warwickshire College, Warwick New Road, Royal Leamington Spa, CV32 5JE
Opening times: 
Saturday 10am- 5pm Sunday 10am-4pm
Price: adults £8, child £2, family (2+2) £18
www.lwmrs .co.uk

March and District Model Railway Exhibition, Westwood Community Junior School, Maple Grove, March, Cambridgeshire, 
PE15 8JT
Opening times: 
10am-4.30pm.
Prices: adults £4, child £2 Family ticket available.

MARCH 9
SRP Toy Fair, North Romford Community Centre, 32 Clockhouse Lane, Collier Row, Romford, RM5 3QL
Opening times: 
10am-2pm
Prices: adults £2,
children free. www.srptoyfairs1.co.uk

MARCH 10
SRP Toy Fair, Charmandean Centre, Forest Road, Worthing, BN14 9HS
Opening times:
10am to 2pm.
Prices: adults £2,
children free.
www.srptoyfairs1.co.uk

MARCH 16
SRP Toy Fair, St Barnabas Church, Sea Road/Cantelupe, Bexhill-on-Sea TN40 1JG
Opening times: 10am to 2pm. Prices: adults £2, 
children free. 
www.srptoyfairs1.co.uk

MARCH 23-24
9th Hobbies and Model Exhibition, Michael Herbert Hall, South Street, Wilton, near Salisbury SP2 0JS
Please contact for more details: p.parrish324@btinternet.com

MARCH 24
SRP Toy Fair, Crofton Halls, Station Road, Orpington, Kent, BR6 8PR
Opening times: 10am to 2pm. Prices: adults £2,
children free.
www.srptoyfairs1.co.uk

MARCH 26
SRP Toyfair, Angel Centre, Angel Lane, Tonbridge, Kent, TN9 1SF
Opening times: 10am to 2pm. Prices: adults £2,
children free.
www.srptoyfairs1.co.uk

APRIL 6
Beckenham Vintage Model Railway Show
Beckenham and West Wickham MRC, St Johns Church, Eden Park Avenue, Eden Park, Kent, BR3 3JN
Opening times: 10am to 5pm. Prices: adults £6, accompanied children under 15 FREE.
www.bwwmrc.co.uk

APRIL 6-7
Nailsea & District Model Railway Exhibition, Nailsea School, Mizzymead Road, Nailsea, Bristol, BS48 2HJ
Opening times: Saturday 10.30am-5pm Sunday 10am-4pm. Prices: adults £6, child (5-16) £2, family (2+2) £14. Website: www.nailsea-district-mrc.co.uk

APRIL 13
Norwich Model Railway Club, Hellesdon High School, Middletons Lane, NR6 5SB. Opening times: Saturday 10am to 4.30pm.
Prices: adult £5, accompanied children under 16 FREE.

APRIL 14
SRP Toy Fair, Sweyne Park School, Sir Walter Raleigh Drive, Rayleigh, Essex, SS6 9BZ
Opening times: 10am to 2pm. Prices: Adults £2, children free.
www.srptoyfairs1.co.uk

APRIL 19
SRP Toy Fair, The Grange, Bepton Road, Midhurst, West Sussex, GU29 9HG
Opening times: 10am to 2pm. Prices: Adults £2, children free.
www.srptoyfairs1.co.uk

APRIL 28
SRP Toyfair. Langham Community Centre, School Road, Colchester, CO4 5PA
Opening Times: 10am to 2pm
Prices: Adults £2, Child: Free
Website: www.srptpyfairs1.co.uk