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 24/11/2018 - Sun 25/11/2018 Birmingham
 
Warley National Model Railway Exhibition 2018 Warley National Model Railway Exhibition:
Hall 5,
NEC,
Birmingham.

Opening Times: Saturday 09.45-18.00, Sunday 09.45-17.00.

A good selection of narrow gauge layouts including:
"Garndyrau Valley Tramway" - Paul Towers and Joanna Vincent
"Journeys End' Cemetery Layout" - Nicolas Wheatley
"Waterhulme" - Ian Drummond
West Midlands 009 group will have a display and workshop.

Website: www.thewarleyshow.co.uk
Sat 01/12/2018 Colehill, Wimborne
 
Dorset Members of the 009 Society and Friends Open Day Dorset Members of the 009 Society and Friends:
Narrow Gauge Model Railway "Open Day":
Colehill Memorial Hall,
Cannon Hill Road,
Colehill,
Wimborne,
Dorset.
BH21 2LS

Opening Times: 10.30-15.30
Entrance 4

Nine Layouts plus at least 6 really micro layouts:

"Portewan Railway (harbour)" 009
"Alstone Quay" 0-16.5
"Woolthorpe Light Railway"
"Tavas Yn Bogh" 00/009
"Molendorp" Hoe
"Over the Top" 1/35th
"Hobbs Row Halt" 009
"RAF Misarah" 009
"Quarry siding" 009
009 Members Sales Stand - all 24ft!
009 Society SPARES for sale!!
Test track with various controllers - bring your locos
Refreshments available all day
Come and look behind the layouts, chat about methods, controllers and wiring with our members.
Sat 01/12/2018 Arlesley
 
Letchworth Model Railway Society Exhibition Letchworth Model Railway Society Exhibition
Etonbury Academy
Stotfield Road
Arlesley
SG15 6XS

Opening Times: 10.00-16.30

Layouts include Richard Holder's "Launceston Steam Railway" and "Signa Dale" by Peter Rednal/Peter Worton

Website: www.letchworthmrs.org.uk
Sat 08/12/2018 Prestatyn
 
The Rhyl & District MRC Model Railway Exhibition The Rhyl & District MRC Model Railway Exhibition:
Prestatyn Parish Church & Hall,
High Street,
Prestatyn.
LL19 9AR

Opening Times: 10.30-16.00
Adults: 3 50, Child: 1 50

Layouts include David Roberts' "Colwyn Valley Light Railway (Rhwyle) section"


Website: http://www.rhylmodelrailclub.co.uk/ note - out of date
Sat 08/12/2018 - Sun 09/12/2018 Peterborough
 
National Festival of Railway Modelling National Festival of Railway Modelling:
East of England Arena,
Oundle Road,
Alwalton,
Peterborough.
PE2 6XE

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

Layouts include Richard Holder's "Launceston Steam Railway", and "Ashurst Brickworks Light Railway"

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

Trade support from:
Narrow Planet
Norfolk Heath Works

Website: http://nsngm.org.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 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 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.

The show will follow the usual format  ie  layouts,  trade, 009 Sales Stand, demos along with the Society Showcase for members to display their models.

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
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