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Below is a list of the exhibitions I will be attending, either with a layout, with the shop or with both!

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Show information taken from - a superb resource for the model railway hobby.




2018 SHOWS


WIMBORNE - Dorset Model Railway Exhibition 2018
Sat 17th March 2018 - Sun 18th March 2018

Queen Elizabeth School, Blandford Road, Wimborne, Dorset BH21 4DT
OPENING TIMES: SAT 10am-4.30pm, SUN 10am-4pm
ADMISSION: Adults £6.00
This is one of the largest model railway exhibitions in the south with 40 exhibition layouts of all gauges and 28 traders offering a hugh diversity of products for all types of modellers and railway collectors. This year we have brought to the show the highest standard of model railway layouts such as Bath Green Park & Sydney Gardens, layouts from further afield like Newcastle by the water, which together with the large number of quality traders make this a show not to be missed.

Full School catering will be provided, free car parking and easy access to all parts of the show.

More details HERE

Sydney Gardens will be at this show


TRAINWEST - Bentley Model Railway Group
Sat 14th April 2018 - Sun 15th April 2018

Springfield Community Campus, Beechfield Road, Corsham, Wiltshire SN13 9DN
OPENING TIMES: SAT 10am-5.30pm, SUN 10am-4.30pm
ADMISSION: Adults £8.00 Children £5.00 Family £20.00
Trainwest is the largest model railway exhibition in Wiltshire and one of the major model railway shows in the West of England. The exhibition brings together the best layouts from all over Britain, many of which have never before been exhibited in this part of the country. The layouts have been selected to represent a wide range of scale and gauge combinations and feature railways from Britain and overseas.

More details HERE

Wisteria Collop and Shop will be at this show


MORE Shows, further details to follow....

4, 5 & 6 May Thornbury Wisteria Collop
12, May Compton Dundon Wisteria Collop & Shop
19 & 20 May Wilton Salisbury Shop
14 July tbc Larkrail Bath Shop 
4 August tbc Minehead Wisteria Collop tbc
13 & 14 October Farnham Sydney Gardens
10, November Westbury Shop
16 & 17 March Wimborne WRS Sydney Gardens
6 & 7 October Fareham Sydney Gardens
19 & 20 October Taunton Wisteria Collop
23 & 24 November Warley Sydney Gardens
1 & 2 February Stafford Sydney Gardens TBC



Contact the shop for details

Sydney Gardens, Bath - OO - The Park Keepers

Chilcompton Tunnel - OO - Steve Jones

Wisteria Collop - OO9 - Dave Simpson

Margate Road OO - Lee Thorp


For more information on shows, local, nationwide and worldwide visit the UK Model Shop Dirctrory

This is a great resource, not just for exhibitions & shows, but for many aspects of the modelling world.

THE British Railway Modelling Directory on the Internet.



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