Diary Dates – Modelling Events

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EXHIBITIONS 2019

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. 

SRP Toyfair, Faversham Community Centre, Bysing Wood Road, Faversham, Kent, ME13 7RA. Opening times: 10am to 2pm. Prices: adults £2, child free.
www.srptoyfairs1.co.uk

APRIL 13-14 

Maryport Model Club 12th Annual Show, Netherhall School, Netherall, Maryport, Cumbria, CA15 6NT. Opening times: Saturday 10am-4.30pm, Sunday 10am-4pm. Prices: adult £5, child £2, family £12. Contact: T Austin (treasurer) 01900 813661.

North Down Model Railway Society Model Exhibition, Bangor Grammar School, Gransha Road, Bangor, BT19 7QU.

Opening times: Saturday 10am-5pm, Sunday noon-5pm. Prices: adults and senior citizens £5, child £4, family (2+2) £15.

www.ndmrs.co.uk

Crawley Model Railway Society 30th Annual Exhibition, Tanbridge House School, Guildford Road, Horsham, RH12 1SR.

Opening times: Saturday 10am-5pm, Sunday 10am -4pm. Prices: adults £6, children (over 5) £4, family (2+2) £17. www.crawley
mrs.org.uk

Trainwest 2019 Springfield Community Campus, Beechfield Road, Corsham, Wilts, SN13 9DN Opening Times: Saturday 10am-5.30pm Sunday 10am -4.30pm Prices: Adult £8, Child £5, Sunday after 1pm Adult £5, Child £2, one child free with each paying adult www.trainwest.org.uk

APRIL 14

SRP Toyfair, 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 Toyfair, The Grange, Bepton Road, Midhurst, West Sussex, GU29 9HG. Opening times: 10am to 2pm. Prices: adults £2, children free.

www.srptoyfairs1.co.uk

APRIL 19-22

Famous Trains Model Railway, Markeaton Park, Derby (sat nav) DE22 3NG. Opening times: 11am-4pm.

www.famoustrains.org.uk

APRIL 20

Spey Model Rail Show, Spey Bay Village Hall, Moray, IV32 7PY. Opening times: 10am-5pm. Prices: Over 14s £3, under 14s free. Contact: 07487 899943.

APRIL 20-22

York Model Railway Show, Knavesmire Stand, York Racecourse, York, YO23 1EX. Opening times: Saturday and Sunday 10am-5pm, Monday 10am-4.30pm. Prices: see website for details, www.yorkshow.org

Gainsborough Model Railway Society, Florence Terrace, Gainsborough, Lincs DN21 1BE. Opening times: 1.30pm -5.30pm, opens 10.30am on Easter Monday. Prices: adults £4, child £2, family £10.

APRIL 21

Bracknell Railway Society open afternoon, Pinewood Leisure Centre, Old Wokingham Road, Berks RG40 3AQ. Opening times: 1.30pm– 4.30pm. Prices: free.  www.bracknellrailway

society.co.uk

APRIL 27

Bawdeswell Model Railway Exhibition, Village Hall, Reepham Road, Bawdeswell, Norfolk, NR20 4RU. Opening times: 10am-4pm. Prices: adults £5, concessions £4, child £2, family £10.

Coventry and Warwickshire O Gauge Modellers Open Day, The Church of the Holy Cross, St Austel Road, Wyken, Coventry, CV2 5AE.

Opening times: 10am-3pm.

Prices: free entry.

Hornby Railway Collectors’ Association 50th Anniversary Show, NAEC Warwick Suite, Stoneleigh Park, Warwickshire, CV8 2LZ. Opening times: 10am-5pm. Prices: adults £5, child free. 

North West O Gauge Modellers, Model Railway & Trade Show, Leigh Sports Village, Sale Way, Leigh, Greater Manchester, WN7 4JY. Opening times: 10am-4pm. Prices: contact for details www.nwogm.org.uk

Luton Model Railway Club O Gauge Section Exhibition, Flitwick Village Hall, Dunstable Road, Flitwick, MK45 1HP. 

Opening times: 10.30am-5pm. Prices: adults £5, child £2. www.lutonmodelrailway
club.org.uk

Wyre Forest Model Railway Club Stourport Exhibition, Stourport Community Centre,
Lower Lickhill Road, Stourport-on-Severn, Worcestershire.

Opening times: 10am-4pm.

Prices: adults £2.

Pontypridd Model Railway Club Exhibition, Crown Hill Community Centre, Llantwit Fardre, CF38 2NA. Opening times: 10am–4pm. Prices: adults £3, accompanied
child free 

APRIL 27-28

Ilford & West MRC West Essex Moderail, St Edward’s Senior School, London Road, Romford, Essex, RM7 9NX. Opening times: Saturday 10am to 5pm, Sunday 10am to 4pm. Prices: adult £6, concessions £5, child £3. Under 5s free, family (2+2) £15. www.iwemrc.org.uk

The Epsom Show

North East Surrey
of Technology
(NESCOT), Reigate
Road, Ewell, Surrey KT17 3DS. Opening times: Saturday 10am-5.40pm, Sunday 10am–5pm.
Prices: adults £7, children under 16 free.
www.eemrc.org.uk

Sutton Coldfield Railway Society,
Bishop Walsh School, Wylde Green Road,
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands, B76 1QT. Opening times: Saturday 10am-5pm, Sunday 10am -4pm. Prices: adults £5, concessions £4, accompanied children under 16 free.
www.scrs.club 

Neepsend Model Railway Society Exhibition, Park Centre, Samson Street, Sheffield, S2 5QT. Opening times: Saturday 10am-5pm, Sunday 10am-4.30pm. Prices: adult £5, child £2, family (2+2) £12. www.neepsendmrs.weebly.com

Helston & Famouth Model Railway Club Show, Helston Community Centre, Church Hill, Helston, Cornwall. Opening times: Saturday 10am-5pm, Sunday 10am-4pm. Prices: adults £5,
child £3, family £10. 

Yeovil Railway Centre Model Railway Show, Yeovil Railway Centre, Yeovil Junction, Yeovil, Somerset, BA22 9UU. Opening times: both
days 10am-4pm. Prices: adults £4.

APRIL 28

SRP Toyfair, Langham Community Centre, School Road, Colchester, CO4 5PA.

Opening times: 10am to 2pm. Prices: adults £2, children free.

www.srptoyfairs1.co.uk

Keighley Model Railway Club’s Spring Open Day, The Clubrooms, Units T1/T3, 3rd Floor, Keighley Business Centre, Knowle Mill, South Street, Keighley, BD21 1SY. Opening times: 10am-4.30pm. Prices: adult £3.50, child £2.50.

The Model Railway Club open day, Keen House, 4 Calshot Street, London, N1 9DA. Opening times: 11am-4pm. Prices: see www.themodelrailwayclub.org

Stowmarket Railway Club Model Railway Exhibition, Mid Suffolk Leisure Centre, Gainsborough Road, Stowmarket, Suffolk IP14 1LH Prices: adults £5, children £2.

MAY 3-5

51st Bristol Model Railway Exhibition 2019, Thornbury, Leisure Centre, Alveston Hill, Thornbury, Bristol, BS35 3JB. Opening times: Friday 1pm-7pm, Saturday 10am-6.30pm, Sunday 10am- 5pm. Prices: adults £7.50, young adult £7, accompanied children under 12 free. www.bristolmodrailex.uk

MAY 4

Scarborough Model Railway Exhibition 

The Old Post Office, Scarborough Railway Exhibition, Westborough, Scarborough, North Yorkshire, YO11 1TU

Opening Times: 10am to 5pm

Prices: Adults £5, Children under 14’s FREE 

SRP Toyfair. Hawkinge Community Centre, Heron Forstal Avenue, Hawkinge, Kent, CT18 7PF

Opening Times: 10am to 2pm

Prices: Adults £2, Child: Free

Website: www.srptpyfairs1.co.uk

Selby Model Show, Selby Salvation Army, The Church at the crossroads, Selby, YO8 8BW

Opening Times: 10am-4pm

Prices: Adults £4 including show guide, Children £1, Family £9

Contact: Ian Kerrison 01757 701169 ianrkerrison@gmail.com

Open Day – Birmingham Model Exhibition, Brueton Hall, r/o Castle Vale Pool, Farnborough Rod, Castle Vale, B35 7JE

Opening Times: 10am-4pm

Prices: Adults £1, Child 50p

Email: mrcbirmingham@gmail.com

MAY 4 & 5 

40th Anniversary, Bradford Model railway club, Sedbergh Centre, Huddersfield Road, Odsal, Bradford, West Yorkshire, BD6 1DJ

Opening Times: Saturday 10am-5pm, Sunday 10am-4pm

Prices: Adults/Concessions £4.50, Under 16’s £1

Email: show.bradfordmrc@gmail.com

Website: www.bradfordmrc.org.uk

Model railway Exhibition & Classic Bus display 2019, The Lutterworth Sports Centre, Coventry Rd, Lutterworth, Leicestershire, LE17 4RB

Opening Times: Saturday 10.30am – 5pm Sunday 10am -4pm

Prices: Adults £7, Child £3, Family £12

Contact: Harold Dunkley 01788 310354 Mob. 07504969447

Website: www.lutterworthrailwaysociety.co.uk 

MAY 5

SRP Toy fair Charmandean Centre, Forest Road, Worthing, BN14 9HS

Opening Times: 10am to 2pm

Prices: Adults £2, Child: Free

Website: www.srptoyfairs1.co.uk

Bredgar Model Railway Show & Steam Open Day, Bredgar & Wormshill Railway, The Warren, Swanton Street, Bredgar, Kent,  ME9 8AT

Opening Times: 10.30am-4.30pm

Prices: See Website for details 

Website: www.bwlr.co.uk

MAY 11

South West herts Model railway Society, Major Family Friendly Model Railway Exhibition, Queens School, Aldenham  Road, Bushey, Herts, WD23 2TY

Opening Times: 10am – 4.30pm

Prices: Adults £6, Children £3

Loddon Vale Model Railway Club 50th Anniversary Exhibition, Swallowfield  Parish Hall, Swallowfield Street, Swallowfield, Reading, RG7 1QX

Opening Times: 10am-4.30pm

Prices: Adults £4, Children £4, family £9

Website: www.lvmrc.co.uk

Billericay Model railway Group Exhibition, Hannakins Farm, Community Centre, Rosebay Avenue, Billericay, CM12 0SY

Opening Times: 10am-5pm

Prices: Adults and unaccompanied children £5, Concessions £4.50, Under 18 £3, under 5’s Free 

Contact: exhibitionmanager@billericaymrg.org

Bluebell Railway Toy and Rail Collectors Fair, Horsted Keynes Station, Station Approach, Horsted Keynes, East Sussex, RH17 7BB

Opening Times: 10.30am – 4.30pm

Prices: Admission by platform ticket, train travel ticket, Free, Bluebell membership Card, Free

Website: www.blubell-railway.com

Benfleet St Mary’s Model Railway Club Exhibition, St Mary’s Church Hall, 376 High Road, Benfleet, SS7 5HL

Opening Times: 10am – 4pm

Prices: Adults £4, Family £8

MAY 11 & 12

Sompting and district Model  Railway Club, Sompting Village Hall, West Street, Sompting, West Sussex, BN15 OBE 

Opening Times: Saturday 10am-5pm, Sunday 10am-4.30pm

Prices: Adults £3.50 Children £1.80

Contact: www.somptingdistrictmrc.co.uk

MAY 12

SRP Toy fair. Sweyne Park School, Sir Walter Raleigh Drive, Rayleigh, Essex, SS6 9BZ

Opening Times: 10am to 2pm

Prices: Adults £2, Child: Free

Website: www.srptoyfairs1.co.uk

MAY 18

Stamford Model Railway Show, Stamford Welland Academy, Green Lane, Stamford, PE9 1HE

Opening Times: 10am-4.30pm

Prices: Adults £5, Children (5-17) £3, Family 2+2 £12

Website: www.mdmrc.org

MAY 18-19

Immingham Model Rail Show, Immingham museum, Civic Centre, Pelham Road, Immingham, DN40 1QF

Opening Times:  Saturday 10am-5pm, Sunday 10am-4pm

Prices: Adults £3, Children £1, Families £7

Contact: admin@imminghammuseum.org

Website: www.imminghammuseum.org

MAY 19

SRP Toy fair Crofton Halls, Station Road, Orpington, Kent, BR6 8PR

Opening Times: 10am to 2pm

Prices: Adults £2, Child: Free

Website: www.srptoyfairs1.co.uk

MAY 25 & 26

Rother Valley Railway, Model Railway Exhibition 2019, Robertsbridge Village Hall, Station Road, TN32 5DA

Opening Times: 10am-4pm both days 

Prices: Adults £4, Accompanied children Free 

Website: rvr.org.uk.

MAY 25

Rainhill model Railway Club and Stephenson Model Railway group ‘Rocket 190’ Exhibition, Rainhill Village Hall, Weaver Avenue, Rainhill, Merseyside, L35 4LU

Opening times: 10am-4pm

Contact: Brian Davies brianandertondavies@gmail.com  , Tom Lowton stephensonmrg.info@gmail.com

Website: www.rainhillmrc.org.uk www.stephensonmrg.org.uk

Bridlington Railway Modellers & Trains Enthusiast Society Model Exhibition

Emmanuel Church, 70 Cardigan Road, Bridlington, YO15 3JT

Opening Times: 10am-4pm

Prices: Adults £4, Concessions £3.50, Accompanied Children Free 

Contact: David Harrison 07811254080

Website: www.bridmodelrail.org.uk

MAY 26

SRP Toy fair, Chartham Village Hall, Station Road, Chartham, Kent, CT4 7JA

Opening Times: 10am to 2pm

Prices: Adults £2, Child: Free

Website: www.srptoyfairs1.co.uk

MAY 28

SRP Toyfair. Angel Centre, Angel Lane, Tonbridge, Kent, TN9 1SF 

Opening Times: 10am to 2pm

Prices: Adults £2, Child: Free

Website: www.srptpyfairs1.co.uk

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