Model Stop Guide

Britain is blessed with a network of great model shops and outlets, with experts keen to help and advise. Here are some you can turn to… simply look for the number nearest you on the map, and find their details below:

A. Oakes
Oakend House, 174-180 Vicarage Road, Oldbury, West Midlands
B68 8JB
01215 521684
Mon-Sat 9:00 – 5:30, Wed 9:00 – 12:30, Closed all day Sunday

Alton Model Centre
7a Normandy Street, Alton, Hampshire
GU34 1DD
01420 542244
Monday & Bank Holidays: Closed,. Tuesday to Saturday: 9:00am to 5:00pm, Sunday: See website / call

Aspire Gifts and Models
Unit 4, Court Farm Business Park, Buckfield Newton, nr Dorchester Dorset
01300 345355
Monday 2pm- 5 pm Tuesday to Thursday 10am – 5pm

Caistor loco 
8 market Place, Caistor, Market Rasen
01472 859990
Monday to Friday 10am-3pm late night Friday 5pm -7pm Saturday 10:30am – 5pm

Carnforth Models
Unit 5, Carnforth Station, Carnforth, Lancashire
01524 730101
Monday to Saturday 10am – 3:45pm

Chester Model Centre
71-73 Bridge Street Row East, Chester
01244 400930
Monday to Friday 10am-5pm Saturday 10am-5:30pm Sunday 11am-4pm

Church Street Models
10a Church Street, Basingstoke, Hampshire
RG21 7QE
01256 358060
Monday to Saturday 9:30am to 5:30pm Closed Tuesday

Collett’s Model Shop
20 Albion Street, Exmouth, Devon
01395 224608
Tuesday-Saturday – 09:30-17:00, Sundays – Mondays – Closed, We are closed on  & Bank Holidays

Crafty Hobbies
54 Cavandish Street, Barrow in Furness, Cumbria
LA14 1PZ
01229 820759
Monday to Friday 9:30am-5pm Closed Thurday and Sunday

Culcheth Model Railways
CPS Shopping centre, Common lane, Culcheth, Warrington
01925 899959
Monday to Friday 8:15am – 5pm, Saturday 9am – 4pm, Sunday 10am – 4pm

Digitrains Ltd
15 Cliffton Street, Lincoln, Lincolnshire
01522 527731
Monday to Friday 10am-5pm Saturday 10am-4pm

Edwinstowe Trains & Things @ Benham
45 High Street, Edwinstowe, Nottinghamshire
NG21 9QR
01623 822302
Monday 10:30am – 3pm Tuesday to Saturday 10:30am – 5pm

Famous Trains model railway
Markeaton Park, Derby
DE22 3BE
01332 726169
Saturday, Sunday and Monday 11am – 4pm

Flair Rail
Unit 7, Springfield Nursery Estate, Burnham on Crouch, Essex
01621 786198
Monday to Friday 9am-4pm Saturday 9am-3pm

Discovery House, 8A Sapper Jordan Rossi Park, Baildon
BD17 7AX
01274 747447
Monday to Saturday 9:30am to 5:30pm (closed Wednesday)

Frome Model centre 
1-2 Catherine street
BA11 1DA
01373 465295
Tuesday to Saturday 10am – 5pm

Gaugemaster House, Ford Road, Arundel, West Sussex
BN18 0BN
01903 884488
Monday to Saturday 9am-5:30pm Saturday 10:30am – 3:30pm

Going Loco
38 Potovens Lane, Loft House Gate, Wakefield
01924 824748
Monday to Friday 10am – 5pm Saturday 10am – 4pm

Grimy Times
187 Orford Lane, Warrington, Cheshire
01925 632209
10.00 a.m. to 5.00 p.m. every day except Sundays & Mondays

Hattons model railways ltd
Unit 17 Montague Road, Widnes
01517 333655
Monday to Sunday 9am-5pm

High Lane Model Railways
Stockport Indoor Market, Market Place, Stockport
SK11 1ES
07955 362105
Tuesday to Saturday 9am – 4:30pm Closed Monday, Wednesday and Sunday

Jacksons Models
33 New Street, Wigton, Cumbria
01697 342557
Monday to Tuesday 9am-5pm Thursday 9am-6pm Saturday 10am-3pm

KDC Hobbies
50 Saron Road, Saron, Ammanford Capel Hendre, Carmarthenshire
SA18 3LG
01269 831332
Mon, Tues, Wed, Thurs, Fri & Sat 9am – 5:30pm

KS Models
19 Middle Row, OLD Stevenage Town, Hertfordshire
01438 746616
Thursday to Saturday 9:30am – 5pm, Closed Sunday to Wednesday

Mac’s Model Railroading
4-8 Reform Street, Kirriemuir, Angus, Scotland
01575 572397
Monday to Saturday 10:30am – 4pm Closed Thursday

Morris Models 
80 Manor Road, North Lancing, West Sussex
01903 754850
Monday to Saturday 9:30am – 5pm

Panda Models
24a Hallgate, Doncaster, Yorkshire
01302 739514
Tuesday – Saturday 10am-5pm

Redcar Models & Hobbies 
130 High Street, Redcar,  Cleveland
TS10 3DH
01642 494912
Tuesday to Friday 10am- 5pm Saturday 9:30am – 5pm

Rhuddlan Models
High Street, Rhuddlan, Denbighshire
LL18 2TU
01745 590048
Tuesday to Friday 10am- 5.30pm Saturday 10am – 4pm

Rochester Games Models & Railways
21 Corporation Street, Rochester
01634 815699
Monday 10am–6pm, Tuesday 10am–10pm, Wednesday 10am–6pm, Thursday 10am–10pm, Friday 10am–6pm, Saturday 10am–5:30pm, Sunday 10am–4pm

Ron Lines 
342 Shirley Road, Shirley, Southampton
SO15 3HJ
02380 772681
Monday to Friday 10am-5pm Saturday 9am-4pm

SAT Model Rail
Unit G5, The Old Granary, 5 Maltings Road, Battlesbridge, Wickford, Essex
SS11 7RE
01268 562588

10 Sunningwell Village, Abingdon, Oxon
OX13 9RB
01865 730455
Monday to Saturday 9am – 5:30pm

Scoonie Hobbies
87 st Clair Street, Kirkcaldy, Fife, Scotland
01592 651792
Monday to Saturday 9am – 5pm

Shady lane Models
11 Grenville Street, Bideford, North Devon
EX39 2EA
01237 238872
Monday – Saturday 9;30am – 5pm, Tuesday 9:30am – 6pm

Swanage Model Railway  Centre
44 High street, Swanage, Dorset
BH19 3HB

The Crafty modeller 
97-101 High Street, Fraserburgh, Aberdeenshire
AB43 9EX
01346 513618
Monday to Saturday 9am-5pm

The Goods Yard
Station Lodge, Lodge Lane Industrial Estate, Tuxford, Notts
NG22 0NL
07930 557601
Wednesday to Saturday 10am – 4pm.

The Sport and Model shop
66 High Street, Dingwall, Ross-shire, Highlands, Scotland
IV15 9RY
01349 862346
Monday to Saturday 9:15am – 5pm

329-331 Holdenhurst Rd, Christchurch, Bournemouth
01202 309872
329-331 Holdenhurst Rd, Christchurch, Bournemouth

Tutbury  Model Shop
5 Tutbury Mill Mews, Lower High Street, Tutbury, Staffordshire
DE13 9LU
01283 814777
Monday to Friday 10am-4:15pm Sunday 11am-2:30pm

Upstairs Downstairs
3 Pier Street, Sandown
PO36 8JR
01983 406616
Tuesday to Saturday 10am – 4:30pm , Sunday 1pm – 4pm

Wellingborough Trains & Models
26 Market Street, Wellingborough, Northamptonshire
01933 274069
Tuesday to Saturday 9:30am – 4pm

Welsh Highland Heritage Railway
Tremadog Road, Porthmadog, Gwynedd
LL49 9DY
01766 513402
10am – 5 pm

Widnes Model centre
128 Widnes Rd, Widnes, Cheshire
01514 241196
Mon-Sat 10am to 5.30pm. Except Wednesday – We’re open until 8pm. Closed Thursday & Sunday.

World Of Model Railways
Meadow Street, Mevagissey, Cornwall
PL26 6UL
01726 842457