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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 25-27

The Great Little Trains Model Show, Ysgol y Berwyn, Ffrydan Rd, Bala LL23 7RU

Opening Times: 10am to 5pm (Sat & Sun); 10am to 3.30pm (Mon)

Prices: Adults: £5. Family (2+2): £10

Website: bala-lake-railway.co.uk

 

May 25th & 26th

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.

 

Hayle Model Railway Club & Duchy Railroaders Model Railway Exhibition, Hayle Day Care Centre, TR27 4DE.

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

Prices: Adults £4, Child £2, Family tickets available

www.haylemrc.org.uk/

 

May 25th

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 26th

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

Opening Times: 10am – 2pm

Prices: Adults £2, Child: Free

Website: www.srptoyfairs1.co.uk

 

May 28th

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

Opening Times: 10am – 2pm

Prices: Adults £2, Child: Free

Website: www.srptpyfairs1.co.uk

 

June 1st

SRP Toy fair St Barnabas Church, Sea Road/Cantelupe, Bexhill-on-Sea TN40 1JG

Opening Times: 10am – 2pm

Prices: Adults £2, Child: Free

Website: www.srptoyfairs1.co.uk

 

Gauge O Guild Model Railway Exhibition, the Dome Leisure Centre, Doncaster Lakeside, Bawtry Road, Doncaster, DN4 7PD

Opening Times: 10am – 4pm

Prices: Adults £10, Members £5

Website: www.gauge0guild.com

 

Sleaford & District Model railway Club Exhibition, St George’s Academy, Westgate, Sleaford, NG34 7PP

Opening Times: 10am – 4pm

Prices: Adults £4, Children £3, Family (2+2) £10

Contact: 01529419901

Website: http://sites.google.com/site/sleafordmrc/

 

June 1st & 2nd

Liverpool Model Railway Exhibition, Old Christ Church, Waterloo Road, Waterloo, Liverpool, L22 1RE

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

Prices: Adults £5, OAP £4.50, Children £2.00, Family Ticket (2+2) £12, Under 5’s Free

Website: www.lmrs.org.uk

 

Shildon Model Railway Club, Spring Exhibition, The Locomotion Museum, Shildon, DL4 2RE

Opening Times: both days 10am – 5pm

Contact: Liz Arrand 07720975208, smrc_liz@yahoo.com

 

June 2nd

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

Opening Times: 10am – 2pm

Prices: Adults £2, Child: Free

Website: www.srptpyfairs1.co.uk

 

Ellesmere Model Railway Club & Cambrian Heritage Railway Show, The Old Station Building, Oswald Road, Oswestry, SY11 1RE

Opening Times: 10am-4pm

Prices: Adults £3, Child 12-16 £1, Accompanied child under 12 Free

 

June 8th

SRP Toy fair. Faversham Community Centre, Bysing Wood Road, Faversham, Kent, ME13 7RA

Opening Times: 10am – 2pm

Prices: Adults £2, Child: Free

Website: www.srptoyfairs1.co.uk

 

June 8th & 9th

East Anglian Model Railway Exhibition, the Arena, Kettering Conference Centre, Thurston Drive, Kettering, NN15 6PB

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

Prices: Adult £8, Child £4, Family £20

Website: www.stneotsmrc.com

 

Mendip 2019, the annual exhibition from Shepton & District MRS. Doulting Village Hall BA4 4PL

Opening Times: Saturday 10.30am – 4.30pm, Sunday 10am-4pm

Prices: Adults £4.50, Child 12-16 £2, under 12’s accompanied by paying adult Free

Website: SheptonMRS@Wordpress.com

 

June 8th

Felixstowe N gauge Model Rail Show, The Methodist Church, Orwell Road, Felixstowe, Suffolk, IP11 7AN

Opening Times: 11am – 4pm

Prices: Adults £4, Concessions £3, Accompanied children free

Contact: Chris Shum 01394277211

Website: www.felixstowengauge.org.uk

 

June 14th & 16th

Great Central Railway Model Event, in association with Soar Valley MRC, Quorn & Woodhouse Station, Loughborough, Leicestershire, LE12 8AG

Opening times & prices: See Website for details

Website: www.gcrrailway.co.uk

***Sponsored By RMM ****

 

Neepsend Model Railway Society Exhibition, park Centre, Samson Street, Sheffield, S2 5QT

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

Prices: Adults £5, Child £2, Family (2+2) £12

Website: www.neepsendmrs.weebly.com

 

June 15th

German Railway Society’s Globalrail 2019, Didcot Civic Centre, Britwell Road, Didcot, OX11 7JN

Opening Times: 10.30am – 4.30pm

Prices: Adults £5, Child £3, Family £12

Website: www.grs-uk.org

 

Gainsborough Model Railway Society, Florence Terrace, Gainsborough, Lincolnshire, DN21 1BE

Opening Times: 1.30pm – 6pm

Prices: Adults £4, Child £3, Family £10

Website: www.gainsboroughmodelrailway.co.uk

 

 

 

National Festival of Toy Trains, Perins School, Pound Hill, Alresford, SO24 9BS

Opening Times: 10.30am – 4.30am

Prices: Adults £6, Children £2, Family (2+2) £14

Contact: bobleggett@btinternet.com 01962733475

Website: www.alresford-toy-trains.org.uk

 

June 15th & 16th

Steam at Le Crotoy, Gare de Saint – Valery, BP 80031, 80230 St-Valery – Sur-Somme, France.

Opening times: See Website for details

Prices: Adults, 14, 50€, Youth: 10,50€, 5,25€ Child (under 4): 5,25€

Website: www.cfbs.eu

 

June 16th

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

Opening Times: 10am – 2pm

Prices: Adults £2, Child: Free

Website: www.srptoyfairs1.co.uk

 

Model Trams Operating , The National Tramway Museum, Crich Tramway Village, nr Matlock, Derbyshire, DE4 5DP

Opening Times: 10am–5pm

Prices: See website for details

Website: www.tramway.co.uk

 

June 22nd

Ipswich Transport & Model Festival, 40a Norfolk Road, Ipswich, Suffolk, IP4 4HB.

Opening Times: 10am-4pm

Prices: See website for more details

Website: www.irma.org.uk

 

June 22nd & 23rd

Totally Models, Blackpool Transport, Rigby Road, Blackpool, FY1 5DD

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

Prices: Adult £6, Child £4

Website: https://www.facebook.com/groups/710598799101491/

 

June 23rd

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

Opening Times: 10am – 2pm

Prices: Adults £2, Child: Free

Website: www.srptoyfairs1.co.uk

 

 

June 29th

SRP Toy fair, Ditton Community Centre, Kiln Barn Road, Ditton, Kent, ME206AH

Opening Times: 10am – 2pm

Prices: Adults £2, Child: Free

Website: www.srptoyfairs1.co.uk

 

June 30th

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

Opening Times: 10am – 2pm

Prices: Adults £2, Child: Free

Website: www.srptoyfairs1.co.uk

 

Garden Rail Grand opening day for our railway and mini model railway show, Northamptonshire Ironstone Railway Trust, Hunsbury Hill, Northampton, NN4 9UW

Opening Times: 10am-4pm

Prices: Entrance fee by Donations

Contact: grailway@yahoo.co.uk

 

July 6th & 7th

LLechfan Garden Railway weekend, Talylln Railway, Wharf station, Tywyn, Gwynedd, LL36 9Y

Price: Free for garden railway

Contact: 01654710472

Website: www.talyllyn.co.uk

 

North Wales area N gauge society annual exhibition, Ysgol Prth y Felin, Llanrwst Road, Conwy, LL32 8FZ

Opening Times: Sat 10am-5pm Sun 10am-4pm

Prices: Adults £5, Child £1, Family £10

Contact: 07703393900 athoath@ntlworld.com

 

July 7th

SRP Toyfair. The Grange, Bepton Road, Midhurst, West Sussex, GU29 9HG

Opening Times: 10am – 2pm

Prices: Adults £2, Child: Free

Website: www.srptpyfairs1.co.uk

 

July 13th

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

Opening Times: 10am – 2pm

Prices: Adults £2, Child: Free

Website: www.srptpyfairs1.co.uk

 

Gauge 1 North, The Agricultural Centre, Agricultural Way, Bakewell, Derbyshire, DE45 1AH

Opening Times: 10am – 4.30pm

Prices: £5

Website: www.gauge1north.org.uk

 

Twickenham & District MRC Open Day, Kerswell Hall, Wills Cres, Hounslow, TW3 2JF

Opening Times: 10am – 4pm

Prices: Free (donations welcome)

Website: www.tdmrc.org.uk

 

July 14th

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

Opening Times: 10am – 2pm

Prices: Adults £2, Child: Free

Website: www.srptpyfairs1.co.uk

 

Model Trams Operating , The National Tramway Museum, Crich Tramway Village, nr Matlock, Derbyshire, DE4 5DP

Opening Times: 10am–5pm

Prices: See website for details

Website: www.tramway.co.uk

 

July 20th & 21st

Cupar & District Model Railway Club – 27th Model Rail 2019, the Corn Exchange, St Catherines Street, Cupar, Fife, KY15 4BT

Opening Times: 10am – 4.30pm

Prices: Adults £4.50, Child (5-16) £2.50, Family (2+2) £12

Website: www.cuparmrc.co.uk

 

July 27th

Barnstaple & District Model Railway Exhibition, Christ Church, Bear St, Barnstaple, EX32 7BU

Opening times: 10am – 4pm

Prices: £4

Contact: 01237238872, shadylane@live.co.uk

 

July 27th & 28th

LLlanduno Colwyn Mode Railway Club, Craig y Don Community Centre, Queens Road, Craig y Don Llandudno, LL3 1TE

Opening Times: Sat 10am-5pm Sun 10am-4pm

Prices: Adults £4, Child £3

Website: www.colwynmodelrailwayclub.co.uk

 

July 28th

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

Opening Times: 10am – 2pm

Prices: Adults £2, Child: Free

Website: www.srptoyfairs1.co.uk

 

July 30th

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

Opening Times: 10am – 2pm

Prices: Adults £2, Child: Free

Website: www.srptpyfairs1.co.uk

 

August 3rd

Exmoor Rail, the Minehead Eye, Mart Road, Minehead, Somerset, TA24 5BJ

Opening Times: 10am-4.30pm

Prices: Adults £6, Children £2, Family (2+2) £13

Email: nelhams1@tiscali.co.uk

 

August 3rd & 4th

Redcar Model Rail 2019 by Cleveland Model Railway Exhibition, Redcar & Cleveland College, Corporation Road, Redcar, Cleveland, TS10 1EZ

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

Prices: Adults £4, Under 16 £3.50, Under 5 Free, Family (2+2) £13.80

Email: enquiries@cleveland-mrc.org.uk

Website: www.clevelandmrc.club

 

August 10th

50th Anniversary year, annual model railway exhibition, Bexhill Model railway Club, St Richards Catholic College, Ashdown Road, Bexhill on sea, TN40 1SE

Opening Times: 10am-5pm

Prices: Adults £5, Children £2, Family £12

Website: www.bexhillmrc.org.uk

 

East Anglia Garden Rail Show, Bressingham Steam & Gardens , Low Road, Bressingham, Diss, Norfolk, IP22 2AA

Opening Times & Prices: Please see website for more details

Website: www.bressingham.co.uk

 

August 10th & 11th

Steaming in Miniature weekend, Bressingham Steam & Gardens , Low Road, Bressingham, Diss, Norfolk, IP22 2AA

Opening Times & Prices: Please see website for more details

Website: www.bressingham.co.uk

 

Leyland Model Railway exhibition, Leyland Civic Centre, West Paddock, Leyland, PR25 1DH

Opening Times: Sat 10am – 5pm Sun 10am – 4.30pm

Prices: Adults £5, Junior £3.50, Family (2+2) £13.50

Contact: David 07796130295

 

August 17th & 18th

70th Anniversary Exhibition of club and members layouts, Leicester Model railway group, St Margaret’s Church, St Margaret’s Street, Leicester, LE1 3EB

Opening Times: Saturday 10.30am-5pm Sunday 1pm-4pm

Prices: By Donation

 

Tram and Railway Models Weekend, the National Tramway Museum, Crich Tramway Village, nr Matlock, Derbyshire, DE4 5DP

Opening Times: both days 10am–5.30pm

Prices: See website for details

Website: www.tramway.co.uk

 

August 17th

SRP Toy fair St Barnabas Church, Sea Road/Cantelupe, Bexhill-on-Sea TN40 1JG

Opening Times: 10am – 2pm

Prices: Adults £2, Child: Free

Website: www.srptoyfairs1.co.uk

 

Silver Fox DCC MRC 9th Annual Exhibition, Oakgrove School, Venture Gate, Milton Keynes, MK10 9JQ

Opening Times: 10am – 4pm

Prices: Adults (16+) £6, Children (5-15) £2, Under 5’s Free

Contact: exhibition@silverfoxdcc.co.uk

Website: www.silverfoxdcc.org

 

August 18th

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

Opening Times: 10am – 2pm

Prices: Adults £2, Child: Free

Website: www.srptoyfairs1.co.uk

 

August 25th

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

Opening Times: 10am – 2pm

Prices: Adults £2, Child: Free

Website: www.srptoyfairs1.co.uk

 

September 1st

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

Opening Times: 10am – 2pm

Prices: Adults £2, Child: Free

Website: www.srptoyfairs1.co.uk

 

September 8th

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

Opening Times: 10am – 2pm

Prices: Adults £2, Child: Free

Website: www.srptoyfairs1.co.uk

 

September 15th

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

Opening Times: 10am – 2pm

Prices: Adults £2, Child: Free

Website: www.srptoyfairs1.co.uk

 

September 21st & 22nd September

Leigh Model Railway Society Exhibition, St Joseph’s Church Hall, Chapel St, Leigh, WN7 2DA

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

Prices: £5 under 15’s free when accompanied by an adult

Website: www.leighmodelrailwaysociety.co.uk

 

September 21st

SRP Toy fair, North Romford Community Centre, 32 Clockhouse Lane, Collier Row, Romford, RM5 3QL

Opening times: 10am-2pm

Prices: Adults £2, Child: Free

Website: www.srptoyfairs1.co.uk

 

September 22nd

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

Opening Times: 10am – 2pm

Prices: Adults £2, Child: Free

Website: www.srptoyfairs1.co.uk

 

September 24th

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

Opening Times: 10am – 2pm

Prices: Adults £2, Child: Free

Website: www.srptpyfairs1.co.uk

 

September 28th

Ipswich railway Modellers, Clubroom Open day, 40a Norfolk Road, Ipswich, Suffolk, IP4 4HB.

Opening times: 10am-1pm

Prices: Free Entry

Website: www.irma.org.uk

 

September 29th

SRP Toyfair. The Grange, Bepton Road, Midhurst, West Sussex, GU29 9HG

Opening Times: 10am – 2pm

Prices: Adults £2, Child: Free

Website: www.srptpyfairs1.co.uk

 

October 6th

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

Opening Times: 10am – 2pm

Prices: Adults £2, Child: Free

Website: www.srptpyfairs1.co.uk

 

October 12th

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

Opening Times: 10am – 2pm

Prices: Adults £2, Child: Free

Website: www.srptpyfairs1.co.uk

 

October 13th

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

Opening Times: 10am – 2pm

Prices: Adults £2, Child: Free

Website: www.srptoyfairs1.co.uk

 

October 17th & 20th

Midland model Engineering Exhibition, Warwickshire Event Centre, Nr Leamington Spa, Sat Nav CV31 1XN

Opening times: 10am – 5pm daily last day 4pm

Prices: See website

Website: www.midlandsmodelengineering.co.uk

 

October 19th

SRP Toy fair St Barnabas Church, Sea Road/Cantelupe, Bexhill-on-Sea TN40 1JG

Opening Times: 10am – 2pm

Prices: Adults £2, Child: Free

Website: www.srptoyfairs1.co.uk

 

October 19th & 20th

Wirksworth Model Railway Exhibition, Ecclesbourne Valley Railway, Wicksworth Station, Station Road, Coldwell Street, Wirksworth, DE4 4FB

Opening times & Prices: Please see website for details

Website: www.e-v-r.com

 

October 20th

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

Opening Times: 10am – 2pm

Prices: Adults £2, Child: Free

Website: www.srptoyfairs1.co.uk

 

October 27th

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

Opening Times: 10am – 2pm

Prices: Adults £2, Child: Free

Website: www.srptoyfairs1.co.uk

 

November 9th

SRP Toy fair. Faversham Community Centre, Bysing Wood Road, Faversham, Kent, ME13 7RA

Opening Times: 10am – 2pm

Prices: Adults £2, Child: Free

Website: www.srptoyfairs1.co.uk

 

November 9th & 10th

Great British Model Railway Show, British Motor Museum, Banbury Road, Gaydon, Warwickshire, CV35 0BJ

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

Prices: In advance Adults £10, Child £7, under 5’s Free, Concession £10

Website: www.gbmrs.com

 

November 10th

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

Opening Times: 10am – 2pm

Prices: Adults £2, Child: Free

Website: www.srptoyfairs1.co.uk

 

November 17th

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

Opening Times: 10am – 2pm

Prices: Adults £2, Child: Free

Website: www.srptoyfairs1.co.uk

 

November 23rd

SRP Toy fair, North Romford Community Centre, 32 Clockhouse Lane, Collier Row, Romford, RM5 3QL

Opening times: 10am-2pm

Prices: Adults £2, Child: Free

Website: www.srptoyfairs1.co.uk

 

November 24th

SRP Toyfair. The Grange, Bepton Road, Midhurst, West Sussex, GU29 9HG

Opening Times: 10am – 2pm

Prices: Adults £2, Child: Free

Website: www.srptpyfairs1.co.uk

 

Novembers 26th

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

Opening Times: 10am – 2pm

Prices: Adults £2, Child: Free

Website: www.srptpyfairs1.co.uk

 

November 30th

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

Opening Times: 10am – 2pm

Prices: Adults £2, Child: Free

Website: www.srptpyfairs1.co.uk

 

December 1st

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

Opening Times: 10am – 2pm

Prices: Adults £2, Child: Free

Website: www.srptpyfairs1.co.uk

 

December 8th

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

Opening Times: 10am – 2pm

Prices: Adults £2, Child: Free

Website: www.srptoyfairs1.co.uk

 

December 22nd

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

Opening Times: 10am – 2pm

Prices: Adults £2, Child: Free

Website: www.srptoyfairs1.co.uk

 

December 27th

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

Opening Times: 10am – 2pm

Prices: Adults £2, Child: Free

Website: www.srptoyfairs1.co.uk

 

December 28th

SRP Toy fair St Barnabas Church, Sea Road/Cantelupe, Bexhill-on-Sea TN40 1JG

Opening Times: 10am – 2pm

Prices: Adults £2, Child: Free

Website: www.srptoyfairs1.co.uk

 

December 29th

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

Opening Times: 10am – 2pm

Prices: Adults £2, Child: Free

Website: www.srptoyfairs1.co.uk

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