009 Society

The 009 Society- Exhibition Diary

This list gives some details of the Exhibitions and Events supported by members of the 009 SOCIETY and it includes the listing that appears in the "009 News", the newsletter of the 009 SOCIETY.


If you would like your event included on this web site and in the "009 News" then please email the full details to .

The only criteria is that the exhibition or event must include a layout from a member of the 009 Society or be organised by a member of the 009 Society.

This information is provided in good faith, but the 009 Society cannot be held responsible for the accuracy of the information provided. Please check in the modelling press / venue for full details before travelling.

Date Town Event Details
Sat 05/01/2019 Rainford
 
Merseyside & South West Lancs Group 009 Society Group Meeting Merseyside & South West Lancs Group 009 Society Group Meeting:
All Saints Parish Hall,
Church Road,
Rainford,
Merseyside.
WA11 8HE

Meeting starts at 1pm
Free Parking at the Hall.
Tea, coffee and biscuits available.

Usual format, layout, test tracks and sales tables.
Paul Windle is planning to bring his latest layout "Axbridge Quay".
Les Nehrlich (Preston MRC) will be showing modellers how to weather stock.
Brian Davis (Rainhill MRC) will be showing how to make homemade wagon loads for 009 stock, something that little bit different.

Contact: Stan Williams via Diary email address - diary@009society.com
Sat 05/01/2019 - Sun 06/01/2019 Frome
 
The Wessex Association of Model Railway Clubs The Wessex Association of Model Railway Clubs:
Cheese & Grain,
Market Yard,
Frome,
Somerset.
BA11 1BE

Opening times: Saturday 10.00-16.30, Sunday 10.00-16.00

Admission: Adults 6. Children under 12 FREE if accompanied by an adult.
Amenities: Disabled access, Free Parking on Sunday. Refreshments.

Layouts include:
"Lynton Station" Hayle MRC (OO9)
"Aberdovey" Mere & District RM (NG & O)

Plus layouts in other scale/gauge combinations and full trade support.

Contact Tom Snook via WAMRC website
Website: http://wamrc.co.uk/
Sat 12/01/2019 Ilton
 
South West 009 Modellers (SWOON's) 13th Open Day (Jan 2019) South West 009 Modellers (SWOON's) 13th Open Day:
Merryfield Hall,
Ilton,
Somerset.
TA19 9HG

Opening Times: 10.00-16.00

Layouts include:
"Angst-Lesspork" by Hugh Norwood


009 Members Sales Stand.
Refreshments, disabled access.
Admission 3.00

Why not stay overnight and visit the Weston-super-Mare Train Show the following day?
Sat 12/01/2019 - Sun 13/01/2019 Orpington
 
Orpington and District Model Railway Society 2019 Orpington and District Model Railway Society:
Pratts Bottom Village Hall,
Norsted Lane,
Rushmore Hill,
Pratts Bottom,
Orpington,
Kent
BR6 7PQ

Opening times: 10.00-17.00 each day.

009 layouts at this years show will include "Jongreg and Llanwrst". The club will also be exhibiting their 7mm narrow gauge layout "Theobald's Yard".

Website: https://odmrs.uk/
Sat 12/01/2019 - Sun 13/01/2019 Bognor Regis
 
BRMRC Model Railway Show 2019 Bognor Regis MRC Model Railway Show:
Felpham Community College,
Felpham Way,
Bognor Regis,
West Sussex.
PO22 8EL

Opening times: Saturday 10.00-17.00, Sunday 10.00-16.30

Layouts include "Coleford" by John Wilkes

Website: www.brmrc.co.uk
Sat 12/01/2019 - Sun 13/01/2019 Stevenage
 
Chiltern Model Railway Exhibition 2019 Chiltern Model Railway Exhibition:
Stevenage Arts & Leisure Centre,
Lytton Way,
Stevenage.
SG1 1LZ

Opening Times: Saturday 10.00-17.00, Sunday 10.00-16.30

Layouts include Richard Holder's "Launceston Steam Railway"

Website: www.cmra.org.uk
Sun 13/01/2019 Weston-super-Mare
 
Weston-super-Mare Train Show (Jan 2019) Weston-super-Mare Train Show:
The Campus,
Worle,
Weston-Super-Mare.
BS24 7DX

Opening Times: 10.00-16.30

Layouts include:
Hugh Norwood's "Angst-Lesspork" , Callum Wilcox's "WW1 1914-1918" and Mark Holland's "Spirit of Welshpool"

Website: www.westonsupermaretrainshow.com
Sat 19/01/2019 Worksop
 
Worksop Model Transport Exhibition Worksop Model Transport Exhibition:
Model Bus Federation:
The Crossing Church and Centre,
Newcastle Street,
Worksop.
S80 2AT.

Opening Times: 10.00-16.00
Adults 3, Children 1 and Model Bus Federation members 1

Layouts include Andy Bailey's "Avyn-A-Llyin"

Website: https://www.model-bus-federation.org.uk/copy-of-crewe-1
Sat 26/01/2019 - Sun 27/01/2019 Kendal
 
Kendal Model Railway Club 2019 Exhibition Kendal MRC:
Kendal Leisure Centre,
Kendal,
Cumbria.
LA9 7HX

Opening Times: Saturday 10:00 to 17:00, Sunday 10:00-16:30

Layouts include John Thorne's "Bottle Kiln Lane" and Andy Bailey's "Avyn-a-Llyin"

Website: www.kendalmrc.org
Sat 26/01/2019 - Sun 27/01/2019 Longfield, Kent.
 
Longfield Model Railway Exhibition 2019 Longfield Model Railway Exhibition 2019:
Longfield Academy,
Main Road (B260),
Longfield,
Kent.
DA3 7PH

Opening times: Saturday 10.00-17.00, Sunday 10.00-16.00

Layouts include in 009:
"Hawkins Tower" and "Jongreg"

Website: http://www.ukmodelshops.co.uk/erithmrs/exhibit_january.php
Sat 02/02/2019 Yate
 
Sodbury Vale MRC 2019 Exhibition Sodbury Vale MRC 2019 Exhibition:
St Marys Church and Hall,
Church Road,
Yate.
BS37 5BG

Opening Times: 10.00-16.30

Layouts include:Barnstable Town (009/00) and "Coleford" by John Wilkes plus a varity of layouts including NG.
Programme will be on Website Jan 2019.

Website: www.sodburyvalemrc.co.uk
Sat 02/02/2019 - Sun 03/02/2019 Stafford
 
Stafford Railway Circle Annual Model Railway Exhibition 2019 Stafford Railway Circle Annual Model Railway Exhibition:
Stafford County Showground,
Prestwood, Argyle and Sandylands Suites.

The County Showground is situated 3 miles to the east of the town on the A518 in the direction of Uttoxeter.
Sat Nav postcode: ST18 0BD

Opening Times: Saturday 10.00-17.00, Sunday 10.00-16.30

Layouts include:
"Morton Bottom Yard" by Paul Windle and "Ridge Lane" by Ben Powell)
009 Stand tbc (if space).
Further NG Interest from "Albion Estates" (SM32) and "The Old Works" (Gn15)

Website: www.staffordrailwaycircle.org.uk/exhibition/
Sat 09/02/2019 - Sun 10/02/2019 Doncaster
 
National Festival of Railway Modelling (Doncaster) 2019 National Festival of Railway Modelling:
The Racecourse,
Doncaster.
DN2 6BB

Opening Times: Saturday 10.00-17.00, Sunday 10.00-16.30

Layouts include Richard Holder's "Launceston Steam Railway"

Website: https://www.world-of-railways.co.uk/shows/show/the-festival-of-british-railway-modelling/
Sat 16/02/2019 Lancing
 
Sussex Downs 009 Group Open Day 2019 Sussex Downs 009 Group Open Day:
Lancing Parish Hall,
South Street,
Lancing,
West Sussex.
BN15 8AJ

Parking, wheelchair access, light refreshments. Five minutes from A27, 10 minutes' walk Lancing railway station.
Admission 5.00, accompanied under 16s free.

Opening Times: 10.00-16.30

Contact: contents@009society.com

Layouts invited include:
009:
Compass Point
Llandecwyn
Tansey Bank
Coleford
Farr End
Gellilydan
Brockles Ghyll
Slugworth & Co
7mm:
Wantage
Felsham Road

009 Society Sales stand and supporting trade.
Sat 02/03/2019 Beccles
 
Norfolk & Suffolk NGM 5th Open Day Norfolk & Suffolk NGM 5th open day.
Blyburgate Hall (former St John Ambulance Hall)
Blyburgate
Beccles
Suffolk
NR34 9TF.

Opening Times: 10.00-16.00

There is no parking at the hall other than disabled, please use nearby local public car park (behind the library and near to the Roys Store) signposted just up from the hall on opposite side of road.
Admission: Adults 3.00, Accompanied under 16's Free.
Light refreshments available.
There will be three rooms being used but the third smaller room is not accesable to wheelchair users.

The 009 Society Sales stand will be attending.
 
Layouts: with more to be announced in due course
"Coleford" - 009 - John Wilkes.
"Woolthorpe Light Railway" - 009 - Lyn & Jim Owers
"Chwarel Tegid" - 009 - Tim Williams
"Nibley Knoll" - 009 - Philip Moore
"Wendsleydale" - O.16.5 - Derek Reeve
"Grange West Tramway" - O.16.5 - John Dean
"Bottle Kiln Lane" - 009 - John Thorne

Trade support from:
Narrow Planet
Norfolk Heath Works

Website: http://nsngm.org.uk/
Sat 02/03/2019 - Sun 03/03/2019 Leamington Spa
 
Leamington & Warwick MRS 43rd Exhibition Leamington & Warwick MRS:
Royal Leamington Spa College,
Warwick New Road,
Leamington Spa.
CV32 5JE

Opening Times: Saturday 10.00-17.00, Sunday 10.00-16.00

009 Society publicity & demo stand.

Website: www.lwmrs.co.uk
Sat 09/03/2019 Pudsey
 
Narrow Gauge North 2019 Narrow Gauge North 2019
Pudsey Civic Hall,
Dawsons Corner,
Pudsey,
West Yorkshire.
LS28 5TA

Opening Times: 10.30-16.30

Advance notice - layout details TBA

Website: www.narrowgaugenorth.org.uk
Sat 09/03/2019 Wombourne
 
Wombourne Model Railway Show 2019 Wombourne Model Railway Show:
Wombourne Civic Centre,
Gravel Hill,
Wombourne,
Shropshire.
WV5 9HA.

Opening Times: 10.00-17.00

Layouts include: Peter Hardy's "Kings Brandell"
plus "Nebelhorn" - (OO9 and HO), "El Cremallera" (Nm), "Afon Adit" - (09)
Sat 16/03/2019 - Sun 17/03/2019 East Grinstead
 
East Grinstead Model Railway Show 2019 East Grinstead Model Railway Show:
Sackville School,
Lewes Road,
East Grinstead,
West Sussex.
RH19 3TY

Opening times: Saturday 10.00-17.00, Sunday 10.00-16.00

Layouts include "Coleford" by John Wilkes; "Awliscombe", and "Lydford"

Website:www.egmrc.org.uk (not functional on day of posting)
Sat 16/03/2019 - Sun 17/03/2019 Perth Green
 
Perth Green Model Railway Club 2019 Exhibition Perth Green Model Railway Club:
Perth Green CA,
Inverness Road,
Jarrow.
NE32 4AQ

Opening Times: unknown

Layouts include John Thorne's "Bottle Kiln Lane"

Website: www.perthgreenmrc.org
Sat 30/03/2019 Rainford
 
2019 009 Society AGM and Narrow Gauge Show 009 Society AGM and Narrow Gauge Show:
All Saints Parish Hall,
Church Road,
Rainford,
Nr St Helens.
WA11 8HB

Opening times: 10.00-16.30

Free off road parking at the hall and the overflow carparks.
Refreshments available all day, including the famous cakes!
The Parish Hall is wheelchair friendly and on one level.

Layouts:
"Crummack Valley", "Rothampton, "Loch Ewe", "Axbridge Quay", "Newby Conor", "Costaguana", "Martini", "Ulvaryd", "Raleigh Weir" and "Matthew & Son".

Traders:
Dundas Models, John Sutton Books, A1 Models, Worsley Works, Neville Kent, Elmet Images, Todmorden Model Supplies and FR/WHR Society Stand.

009 Society Sales Stand.
Plus demos.

The AGM will take place during the afternoon in a seperate Hall, times to be announced.
Sat 13/04/2019 Welwyn Garden City
 
De Havilland Model Railway Society Exhibition 2019 De Havilland Model Railway Society Exhibition
Methodist Church,
Ludwick Way,
Welwyn Garden City,
Hertfordshire.
AL7 3PN

Opening times: 10.00-17.00

Layouts include "Coleford" by John Wilkes; "That Dam Railway", "Butley Quay" and "Rokeby"

Website: www.ukmodelshops.co.uk/events/17398-DeHavillandModelRailwaySocietyExhibition
Sat 20/04/2019 - Mon 22/04/2019 York
 
York Model Railway Show 2019 York Model Railway Show:
The Knavesmire Stand,
York Racecourse.
YO23 1EX

Opening Times: Saturday & Sunday 10.00-17.00, Monday 10.00-16.30

Layouts include Richard Holder's "Launceston Steam Railway"

Website: https://yorkshow.org.uk
Sat 27/04/2019 Romford
 
West Essex Modelrail 2019 West Essex Modelrail 2019:
St. Edwards School,
London Road,
Romford,
Essex.
RM7 9NX

Opening times: Saturday 10.00-17.00, Sunday 10.00-16.00

Layouts include "Coleford" by John Wilkes

Website: www.iwemrc.org.uk/exhibition.asp
Fri 03/05/2019 - Sun 05/05/2019 Thornbury
 
Bristol Model Railway Exhibition 2019 Bristol Model Railway Exhibition:
Thornbury Leisure Centre,
Alveston Hill,
Thornbury.
BS35 3JB

Opening Times: Friday 13.00-19.00, Saturday 10.00-18.30, Sunday 10.00-17.00

Layouts include John Thorne's "Bottle Kiln Lane"

Website: www.bristolmodrailex.uk
Sat 11/05/2019 Portsmouth
 
6th Victory Model Railway Club Exhibition (2019) 6th Victory Model Railway Club Exhibition:
Admiral Lord Nelson School,
Dundas Lane,
Portsmouth.
PO3 5XT

Opening Times: unknown

Layouts include John Thorne's "Purbeck"

Website: www.victorymrc.org.uk
Sun 19/05/2019 Stow-in-the-Wold
 
StowRail 2019 StowRail:
St. Edward's Hall,
The Square,
Stow On The Wold,
Gloucestershire.
GL54 1AF

Opening times: 10.30-16.30

Layouts include "Coleford" by John Wilkes; "Lesobeng" by Paul Spray

Website: www.stowrail.org.uk
Sat 08/06/2019 - Sun 09/06/2019 Kettering
 
East Anglian Model Railway Exhibition East Anglian Model Railway Exhibition:
The Arena,
Kettering Conference Centre,
Thurston Drive,
Kettering,
Northamptonshire.
NN15 6PB

Opening times: Saturday 10.00-17.00, Sunday 10.00-16.00

Layouts include "Coleford" by John Wilkes, and "Amiens 1918" (World War 1 - France)

Website" www.stneotsmrc.com/exhibitions
Sat 15/06/2019 - Sun 16/06/2019 Mere
 
Mere and District Railway Modellers 2019 Exhibition Mere and District Railway Modellers:
Mere Lecture Hall,
Salisbury Street,
Mere,
Wiltshire.
BA12 6HE

Opening Times: unknown

Layouts include John Thorne's "Purbeck"

Website: www.mererailwaymodellers.co.uk
Sat 29/06/2019 - Sun 30/06/2019 Perth
 
Perth & District MRC A Celebration of Model Railways 2019:
Perth & District MRC:
The Dewars Centre,
Glover Street,
Perth.
PH2 0TH

Opening Times: unknown

Layouts include: John Thorne's "Purbeck"

Website: www.perthmrc.com
Sat 05/10/2019 - Sun 06/10/2019 Fareham
 
Fareham RailEx 2019 Fareham & District MRC:
Fareham Leisure Centre,
Park Lane,
Fareham.
PN17 7JU

Opening Times: Saturday 10.00-17.30, Sunday 10.00-16.30

Layouts include: John Thorne's "Bottle Kiln Lane"

Website: www.fareham-mrc.org.uk
Sat 19/10/2019 Chelmsford
 
Chelmsford & District MRC's 2019 Exhibition Chelmsford & District MRC:
St. John Payne School,
Patching Hall Lane,
Chelmsford ,
Essex.
CM1 4BS

Opening Times: 10.00-16.30

Layouts include John Thorne's "Bottle Kiln Lane"

Website: https://chelmsford-and-district-mrc.webs.com