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 19/08/2017 - Sun 20/08/2017 Pickering
 
Scarborough & District Railway Modellers Exhibition 2017 Scarborough & District Railway Modellers:
The Memorial Hall,
Potter Hill,
Pickering.
YO18 8AA

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

Layouts include Paul Windle's "High Stamley"

Website: www.sdrmweb.co.uk
Sat 26/08/2017 - Sun 27/08/2017 Machynlleth
 
The Corris Railway Society 2017 Exhibition The Corris Railway Society:
Model Railway Exhibition:
Y Plas (The Plas),
Heol Pentrerhedyn,
Machynlleth,
Powys.
SY20 8ER

Opening Times: 10:30-17:00 both days.

Layouts include David Roberts' "Colwyn Valley Light Railway"
Sat 02/09/2017 - Sun 03/09/2017 Accrington
 
Blackburn & East Lancs Model Railway Show Blackburn & East Lancs Model Railway Show:
Hydburn Leisure Centre,
Henry Street,
Church,
Accrington,
Lancs.
BB5 4EP

Opening Times: 10.00-17.00 both days.

Layouts include "Tan Y Allt/ Dwffyr Uchaf" by Roger Christian & Stan Williams
Plus the 009 Publicity Stand.

Website: www.belmrs.org
Sat 02/09/2017 - Sun 03/09/2017 Loughborough
 
Soar Valley Model Railway Club 2017 Exhibition Soar Valley Model Railway Club Exhibition:
Loughborough Grammar School,
Leicester Road,
Loughborough.
LE11 2DU

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

Layouts include Richard Holder's "The Clydach Railway" and Dr Alan Gee's "Schull" (OOn3 Irish narrow gauge)

Website: www.svmrc.co.uk
Sat 02/09/2017 - Sun 03/09/2017 Welshpool
 
Welshpool & Llanfair Light Railway Annual Gala 2017 Welshpool & Llanfair Light Railway Annual Gala:
Model Railway Exhibition:
The Station,
Raven Square,
Welshpool,
Powys.
SY21 7LT.

Opening Times: 10.30-16.30 both days

A good selection of layouts in various scales including:
"The Old Mineral Line"  009 by Mike Wall,
"Ryders Green Wharf" 009 by Peter Cullen (featured in July 2017 Railway Modeller,
"A taste of Alber" (Czech narrow Gauge) TTe by Blair Hobson

Exhibition is being held in the Display Shed at Welshpool (Raven Square) Station as part of the Gala attractions.
Admission free to the model railways display.

Website: www.wllr.org.uk
Sat 02/09/2017 - Sun 03/09/2017 Chatham
 
Medway Model Railway Show Medway Model Railway Show:
Fort Pitt Grammar School,
Fort Pitt Hill,
Chatham,
Kent.
ME4 6TJ

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

Layouts include: "Black Rock Halt & Halfway"  (OO9)

Website:www.ukmodelshops.co.uk/events/15206-MedwayModelShowGroupExhibition
Sat 09/09/2017 Barsham, Beccles
 
Norfolk & Suffolk NGM Running Day Exhibition Norfolk & Suffolk NGM Running Day Exhibition:
Barsham Village Hall,
Barsham,
Beccles,
Suffolk,
NR34 8HA.

(Off the B1062 Beccles to Bungay road approx a couple of miles out of Beccles)

Opening Times: 10.30-16.00

Car parking by hall and overflow on paddock next to hall.

Adults 2 accompanied under 16s free.

Once again we are turning our running day into a small exhibition with an aim to raising some money towards the Barsham Village Hall new loo fund.
Dating from the late 1800's the ex school now village hall has outside loos.
To bring it up to date there is fund raising for new loos to be built onto the hall and is going to cost 20-30 thousand pounds.

We will be having some layouts and displays supplied by group members.
Light refreshments will be available.

Layouts:
"Reeds Beck Waterworks" - 009 - Chris Seago
"Nibley Knoll" - 009 - Graham & Caroline Watling
"Llanfair" - 009 - Graham Doe
"Hubbards Halt" - 009 - Jim Bamber
"Lester Tin Mine Engine House" - 009 - Richard Doe
"Katham House" - Gn15 - Barry Weston
"Knights Yard" - 1/16th - Bill Knight

Displays & trade:
Garden railway display - G - John Helsby
Modelling Demonstration - 009 - Phil Porter
Baldwin Loco - 3 1/2 gauge - Stuart Hughes
7mm NG sales - James Corsi

Website:http://nsngm.org.uk
Sat 16/09/2017 - Sun 17/09/2017 Dartford
 
Dartford Model Railway Exhibition 2017 Dartford Model Railway Exhibition 2017:
Erith Model Railway Society:
The Leigh Academy,
Green Street Green Road (B260),
Dartford,
Kent.
DA1 1QE

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

Layouts include: "Halfway to Black Rock" (009)

Website: www.ukmodelshops.co.uk/erithmrs/exhibit_september.php
Sat 23/09/2017 - Sun 24/09/2017 Halifax
 
Halifax Model Railway Club Halifax Model Railway Club Exhibition
North Bridge Leisure Centre,
North Bridge,
Halifax.
HX3 6TE

Opening Times: 10.00-17.00 both days

Layouts include Dr Alan Gee's "Hulme End"

Website: www.halifaxmrc.co.uk
Sat 23/09/2017 - Sun 24/09/2017 Wimborne
 
Dorset Model Railway Exhibition incorporating Narrow Gauge World Dorset Model Railway Exhibition incorporating Narrow Gauge World:
Queen Elizabeth School,
Blandford Road,
Wimborne.
BH21 4DT

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

Layouts include Richard Holder's Launceston Steam Railway (new layout - see Railway Modeller May issue) and Steve Flay's "Tan Y Llyn" (see Railway Modeller June 2017 issue)
Sat 23/09/2017 - Sun 24/09/2017 Lydney
 
Forest of Dean Model Railway Club Forest of Dean Model Railway Club:
Dean Academy (formerly Whitecross School),
Church Road,
Lydney,
Gloucestershire.
GL15 5DZ

Opening times: Saturday 11.00-17.00, Sunday 10.00-16.00

Layouts include "Coleford" by John Wilkes
Website: www.fodmrc.co.uk
Sat 30/09/2017 - Sun 01/10/2017 Wigan
 
2017 Wigan Finescale Model Railway Exhibition 2017 Wigan Finescale Model Railway Exhibition:
Robin Park Arena,
Loire Drive,
Wigan.
WN5 0UH.

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

Layouts include:
"Tan Y Allt/ Dwffyr Uchaf" by Roger Christian & Stan Williams.
"Fort Whiting" by Charlie Insley.
"Arnold Lane" by John Wooden including the FR/WHR Stand.
The 009 Society Publicity Stand.
Stock building demo in 009 by David Gander.
Soldering demo by Allen Doherty (Worsley Works).
Scenic demo by Denise Insley.

There are more NG layouts in various scale/gauges.

There will be a Free Vintage Bus service working between Wigan Rly Stations and the show arena on both days.

Website: www.wiganfrm.org.uk
Sat 07/10/2017 Tewkesbury
 
Narrow Gauge Tewkesbury 2017 Narrow Gauge Tewkesbury:
Organised by the M5-M50 Narrow Gauge Modellers Group:
Tewkesbury School,
Ashcurch Road,
Tewkesbury.
GL20 8DF

Opening Times: 10.00-17.00

Featuring 20 plus layouts including:
Bob Pritchard's "Mile House Tramway" - 00 scale, narrow gauge trams (on 9mm track)
John Wilkes' "Coleford" - 009
Paul Spray's "Lesobeng" - 009
Simon Addelsee's "Hobbiton End" - 5.5mm scale
Paul Davies' "Tennessee Extraction Railroad Co" - On30/O16.5
Jim and Lyn Owers' "Green Pond Mine" - HOe/HOf
Richard Holder's "Launceston Steam Railway"

Confirmed Traders: Worsley Works; Hereford Model Centre

Confirmed Societies: Ffestiniog/Welsh Highland Railway; Tewkesbury YMCA Railway Society

Plus the 009 Society Members Sales Stand.

Website: www.narrowgaugetewkesbury.co.uk
Sat 07/10/2017 - Sun 08/10/2017 Fareham
 
Fareham & District MRC - RailEx2017 Fareham & District MRC - RailEx2017:
Fareham Leisure Centre,
Park Lane,
Fareham.
PO16 7JU

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

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

Website: http://fareham-mrc.org.uk/railex-2017/
Sat 07/10/2017 - Sun 08/10/2017 Swansea
 
Swansea Railway Model Show 2017 Swansea Railway Model Show 2017:
LC Swansea Sport & Leisure Complex,
Oystermouth Road,
Swansea.
SA1 3ST

Opening Times: 10.00-16.00 both days

Layouts include:
Llantrevelyn (009)
Arkwright Mills (009)
Cwm Junction (009)
Tom's Wharf (5.5mm)
Karoline Falls (0n30)

Website: https://srmg.org.uk/2017-show/

Sat 14/10/2017 - Sun 15/10/2017 Bournemouth
 
Christchurch Model Railway Club 2017 Exhibition Christchurch Model Railway Club 2017 Exhibition:
Bournemouth School for Girls,
Castle Gate Close,
off Castle Lane West,
Bournemouth.
BH8 9UJ

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

Layouts include Hugh Norwood's "Angst-Lesspork"

Website:  www.christchurchmrc.org.uk
Sat 14/10/2017 - Sun 15/10/2017 Peterborough
 
National Festival of Railway Modelling 2017 National Festival of Railway Modelling,
East of England Showground,
Peterborough.
PE2 6XE

Opening Times: Saturday 10.00-17.00, Sunday 10.00-1600

Layouts include Richard Holder's "The Clydach Railway"

Website: www.world-of-railways.co.uk/shows/show/the-national-festival-of-railway-modelling
Sun 15/10/2017 Abingdon
 
Oxrail 2017 Oxrail 2017:
Oxford Model Railway Club:
Abingdon and Witney College,
Wotton Road,
Abingdon,
OX14 1GG

Opening times: 10.30-16.00

Layouts include "Coleford" by John Wilkes

Website - www.oxfordmrc.org.uk
Sat 21/10/2017 - Sun 22/10/2017 Uckfield
 
Uckfield Model Railway Exhibition 2017 Uckfield Model Railway Club:
Uckfield Civic Centre,
Civic Approach,
Uckfield,
East Sussex.
TN22 1AE

Opening Times: 10.00-17.00 both days

Layouts include Paul Windle's "Moorton Bottom Yard"

Website: www.uckfieldmrc.co.uk
Sat 21/10/2017 - Sun 22/10/2017 Taunton
 
27th Rail-Ex Taunton 2017 Somerset Railway Modellers Club:
27th Rail-Ex Taunton 2017:
Taunton School,
Staplegrove Rd,
Taunton,
Somerset.
TA2 6AD

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

Layouts include Hugh Norwood's "Angst-Lesspork" and 009 showcase presented by the SWOONS group of the 009 Society

Website: www.somersetrmc.org.uk/Rail-EX/index.html
Sat 21/10/2017 - Sun 22/10/2017 Warrington
 
Warrington Model Railway Club Warrington Model Railway Club:
Warrington Collegiate,
Winwick Road,
Warrington.
WA2 8QA.

Opening Times: Saturday 10.00-17.00, Sunday 10.00-16.30
Refreshments available both days.
Free Parking on College Site.

Layouts include:
"Prescot Aggregates" by Roger Christian.

009 Society Publicity Stand and Showcase with Bill Luty & Garry Whiting.
The Publicity Stand are hoping to have some Society Kits available for 009 Society Members to purchase.

The show includes 15 plus layouts with Trade Stands and Demos.

Website: www.warringtonmodelrail.co.uk
Sat 28/10/2017 Newbury
 
Newbury Model Railway Club Exhibition Newbury Model Railway Club Exhibition:
St Bartholomew's School,
Andover Road,
Newbury.
RG14 6JP
   
Opening Times: 10.00-16.30

Layouts include Paul Spray's "Lesobeng"

Website:  www.newburymrc.co.uk/common/ex2017info2.htm 
Sat 28/10/2017 Swanley
 
Expo Narrow Gauge 2017 Expo Narrow Gauge 2017:
White Oak Leisure Centre,
Hilda May Avenue,
Swanley,
Kent.
BR8 7BT

Opening Times: 10:30-17:00

Website: http://expong.org/
Sat 28/10/2017 - Sun 29/10/2017 Weymouth
 
Weymouth Model Railway Exhibition Weymouth Model Railway Exhibition:
Wey Valley School,
Dorchester Road (A354),
Weymouth,
Dorset.
DT3 5AS

Opening Times: Saturday 10.30-16.30, Sunday 10.00-16.00

Layouts include Richard Holder's "Wantage NG Tramway"

Website: www.weymouthmra.org.uk
Sat 28/10/2017 - Sun 29/10/2017 Bodmin
 
Bodmin & District Model Railway Club Bodmin & District Model Railway Club
Bodmin College,
Lostwithiel Road,
Bodmin.
PL31 1D

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

Layouts include Dr Alan Gee's "Schull" (00n3 Irish narrow gauge), Bernard Curnow's "Lynton Station" and John Bowler's "Mbowla Motive Power Depot"
Sat 11/11/2017 - Sun 12/11/2017 Hull
 
Hull Model Railway Show Hull Model Railway Show:
Costello Athletics Stadium,
Anlaby Park Road North,
Boothferry Road,
Hull.
HU4 6XY

Opening Times: Saturday 10.00-17.00, Sunday 10.00-16.30
Admission: Adults 5.00. Child (5-15) 1.00

Layouts include: "Crumley and Little Wickhill" from Hull MRS.
Please note that this will be the penultimate Show for this layout as it is planned to retire it from Shows in 2018.

Website: www.hullmrs.org
Sat 11/11/2017 - Sun 12/11/2017 Spalding
 
Spalding Model Railway Exhibition Spalding Model Railway Exhibition:
Spalding Model Railway Club:
Springfields Events Centre,
Camelgate,
Spalding.
PE12 6ET

Saturday 10.00-17.00, Sunday 10.00-16.30

Layouts include Richard Holder's "The Clydach Railway", "Bowleggett Manor" and "Farr End" from the West Midlands 009 Group

Website: www.spaldingmodelrailwayclub.org.uk
Sat 18/11/2017 Royston
 
Royston and District Model Railway Club Annual Exhibition Royston and District Model Railway Club Annual Exhibition:
Bassingbourne Village College,
Brook Road,
Bassingbourne.
SG8 5NR

Opening times: 10.00-16.30

Layouts include "Coleford" by John Wilkes

Website: www.roystondmrc.co.uk
Sat 25/11/2017 The Rainhill Narrow Gauge Show
 
The Rainhill Narrow Gauge Show The Rainhill Narrow Gauge Show:
Rainhill Village Hall,
The Teak Room,
Weaver Avenue,
Rainhill,
Merseyside.
L35 4LU.

Opening Times: 10.00-17.00

Layouts, Traders,  Demos, Society Stands.
The Rainhill MRC will be holding their exhibition in the Main Hall on the ground floor.
Refreshments available all day.
Free Parking in and around the Hall.
Admission covers both shows.

A Vintage Bus service will be running between the Rainhill Show and the Transport Museum in St Helens.
Sat 25/11/2017 - Sun 26/11/2017 Birmingham
 
The Warley National Model Railway Exhibition Hall 5,
National Exhibition Centre,
Birmingham.
B40 1NT

Opening Times: Saturday 09.45*-18.00, Sunday 09.45*- 17.00 (* Advance ticket holders 09.15)

Layouts include:
Richard Holder's "Launceston Steam Railway"
John Thorne's "Bottle Kiln Lane"
Peter Cullen and the West Mids 009 Group "Bowlegget Manor and Far End"
Paul Towers, Warley MRC "Llandyrau"
Eddie Bristow "Hardly Mine Two"

Website: www.thewarleyshow.co.uk
Sat 02/12/2017 - Sun 03/12/2017 Manchester
 
Manchester MRS Manchester MRS Exhibition:
Barnes Wallis Building,
Manchester University Northern Campus (ex UMIST),
Oxford Rd,
Manchester.
M13 9PL

Opening Times: Sat 10:00-17:30, Sun 10:00-16:30

Layouts include Paul Titmuss' "Abhainn an Scail/Annascaul"

Website: http://mmrs.co.uk
Sat 24/03/2018 - Sun 25/03/2018 Nailsea
 
Nailsea and District Model Railway Club Exhibition 2018 Nailsea and District Model Railway Club Exhibition:
Nailsea School,
Mizzymead Road,
Nailsea.
BS48 2HJ

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

Layouts include Hugh Norwood's "Angst-Lesspork" and Richard Holder's "Launceston Steam Railway"

Website: www.nailsea-district-mrc.co.uk

Sat 06/10/2018 - Sun 07/10/2018 Wigan
 
Wigan Model Railway Exhibition 2018 2018 Wigan Model Railway Exhibition:
Robin Park Sports & Tennis Centre,
Loire Drive,
Wigan.
WN5 0UH.

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

Layouts include Blair Hobson's "South Bohemia" (TTe).

Website: www.wiganfrm.org.uk
Sat 26/01/2019 - Sun 27/01/2019 Kendal
 
Kendal Model Railway Club Exhibition 2019 Kendal Model Railway Club:
Kendal Leisure Centre,
Burton Road,
Kendal,
Cumbria.
LA9 7HX

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

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

Website: www.kendalmrc.org
Sat 19/10/2019 - Sun 20/10/2019 Peterborough
 
National Festival of Railway Modelling 2019 National Festival of Railway Modelling 2019,
East of England Arena & Events Centre,
Oundle Road,
Alwalton,
Peterborough.
PE2 6XE

Opening Times: Saturday 10.00-17.00, Sunday 10.00-1600

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

Website: www.world-of-railways.co.uk/shows/show/the-national-festival-of-railway-modelling