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 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 07/10/2017 - Sun 08/10/2017 Warlingham
 
Croydon Model Railway Society Croydon Model Railway Society:
Warlingham School,
Tithepit Shaw Lane,
Warlingham.
CR6 9YB

Opening Times: unknown

Layouts include "Glyn Valley Tramway" by Peter and Nigel Smith

Website: www.croydonmrs.org.uk/WhatOn/exhibition.html
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 Ickenham, Uxbridge
 
Ickenham Model Railway Show Ickenham Model Railway Show:
Ickenham Village Hall,
33 Swakeleys Road,
Ickenham,
Uxbridge.
UB10 8DG

Opening Times: 10.00-16.30

Layouts include Simon Hamlin's "Ballashimmin" (00n3 IoM, formerly "Ballysylly")

Website: www.idsme.co.uk/Exhi/ExhiWelcome.shtml
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 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 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 - 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 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 04/11/2017 High Wycombe
 
WYCRAIL 2017 WYCRAIL 2017:
Cressex Community School,
Cressex Road,
High Wycombe,
HP12 4UD

Opening Times: 10.00-17.00

Layouts include: Simon Hamlin's "Ballashimmin" (00n3 IoM, formerly "Ballysylly")

Website: www.hwdmrs.org.uk                                           
Sat 04/11/2017 Wrexham
 
Hobbies, Toy & Model Railway Exhibition (Wrexham) Hobbies, Toy & Model Railway Exhibition:
Wrexham Memorial Hall,
Bodhyfryd,
Wrexham.
LL12 7AG

Opening Times: 10.30-15.30

Layouts include: "Crosby / Peel Road" (IOM) by David Roberts
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 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 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

25 Layouts including:
"Coleford" by John Wilkes
"That Dam Railway" by John Lee
"Butley Quay" by Peter Rednall
"Orford Quay and Wickham Market" by Brian Bassington
"Scrubs Lane Yard and Maltings" by Ken Paul

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 Arlesey
 
Letchworth Model Railway Society Letchworth MRS Exhibition:
Etonbury Academy,
Stotfold Road,
Arlesey,
Bedfordshire.
SG15 6XS

Opening Times: 10.00-16.30

Layouts include "Glyn Valley Tramway" by Peter and Nigel Smith, "Timber Valley" by Dale Gillard

Website - www.letchworthmrs.org.uk
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 Colehill, Wimborne
 
Wessex Narrow Gauge Modellers Open Day Wessex Narrow Gauge Modellers with Dorset 009 Society Members:
Narrow Gauge Model Railway "OPEN DAY":
Colehill Memorial Hall,
Cannon Hill Road,
Colehill,
Wimborne,
Dorset.
BH21 2LS

Opening times: 10.30-15.30

Layouts include:
"Vale Quarry" (009) John Bruce
"Hillview" (009) Steve Fackrell
"Hirson Bellevue" (Hoe) Howard Coulson
"Llanfair Caerinion" (009) Andy Cundick
"Ryedown Lane" (009) Patrick Collins
"The Brickworks" (016.5) Arthur Budd
"St Mary's" (016.5) Julian Evison
"Avalon Brickworks" (016.5) Howard Martin

Loco testing station and test track - bring your poor performer for expert advice
Home layout to visit (009) - "Imperial Western Railway (Southern Division)" Brian Guilmant
009 Society Sales - plus special end of year clear out at half price of many smaller parts, scenery and track items
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 09/12/2017 Prestatyn
 
Rhyl & District MRC Rhyl & District MRC:
Charity Model Railway Exhibition:
The Parish Community Hall and Parish Church,
High Street,
Prestatyn.
LL19 9AR

Opening Times: 10.30-16.00

Layouts include "Colwyn Valley Light Railway" by David Roberts

Website: www.rhylmodelrailclub.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