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 20/10/2018 Beckenham
Beckenham Model Rail Show 2018 Beckenham Model Rail Show 2018:
Beckenham and West Wickham MRC:
St John's Church,
Eden Park Avenue,
Kent BR3 3JN

Opening Times: 10.00-17.00

Layouts include John Thorne's "Bottle Kiln Lane"

Website: www.bwwmrc.co.uk
Sat 20/10/2018 Chelmsford
Chelmsford and District Model Railway Club Chelmsford and District Model Railway Club:
St. John Payne School,
Patching Hall Lane,

opening Times: unknown

Layouts include: John Atkinson's "Kaprun (SLB)"

Website: www.chelmsford-and-district-mrc.webs.com
Sat 20/10/2018 - Sun 21/10/2018 Uckfield
Uckfield Model Railway Club Exhibition 2018 Uckfield Model Railway Club:
Uckfield Civic Centre,
Civic Approach,
East Sussex.
TN22 1AE

Opening Times: 10.00-17.00 both days

website: http://www.uckfieldmrc.co.uk/
Sat 20/10/2018 - Sun 21/10/2018 Hartlepool
Hartlepool Model Railway Show Hartlepool Model Railway Show,
Hartlepool College of Further Education,
Stockton Street,
TS24 7NT

*** Date Correction - Diary Man's mistake, apologies. ***
Opening Times: Saturday 10.00-17.00, Sunday 10.00-16.00

Layouts include Hugh Norwood's "Angst Lesspork"

More information: http://www.ukmodelshops.co.uk/events/16037-HartlepoolModelRailGroupExhibition
Sat 27/10/2018 Swanley
ExpoNG 2018 ExpoNG:
White Oak Leisure Centre,
Hilda May Avenue,

Opening times: 10.00-17.00

Layouts include "Coleford" by John Wilkes

Website - http://expong.org/
Sat 27/10/2018 - Sun 28/10/2018 Taunton
Rail-Ex Taunton 2018 Somerset Railway Modellers Club:
28th Rail-Ex Taunton 2018:
Taunton School,
Staplegrove Rd,

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

Layouts include:
"Avyn-A-Llyin" by Andy Bailey and "Amiens 1918 - Tracks and Trenches" by Callum Willcox,
and 009 showcase presented by the SWOONS group of the 009 Society

Website: www.somersetrmc.org.uk/Rail-EX/index.html
Sat 27/10/2018 - Sun 28/10/2018 Leeds
Leeds Model Railway Society Exhibition Leeds Model Railway Society Exhibition:
Leeds Grammar School,
Awoodley Gates,
Harrogate Road,
LS17 9NA

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

Layouts include Alan Gee's "Hulme End"

Web site  www.leedsmrs.org/
Sat 03/11/2018 - Sun 04/11/2018 Spalding
Spalding Model Railway Exhibition Spalding Model Railway Exhibition:
Spalding Model Railway Club:
Springfields Events Centre,
PE12 6ET

Saturday 10.00-17.00, Sunday 10.00-16.30

Layouts include Paul Titmuss' "Annascaul"

Website: www.spaldingmodelrailwayclub.org.uk
Sat 10/11/2018 Thorncombe
Thorncombe Model Railway Exhibition Thorncombe Model Railway Exhibition:
Thorncombe Railway Activities Club:
Village Hall,
TA20 4NE

Opening Times: 10.00-16.00

Layouts from the SWOON's group include
"Bryn Coed" by Adrian Broadhead
"Carbean" by Mike Johnson
"Corris 1930" by Rod Allcock and Geoff Broadhurst
"Pig Dyke Farm" by Geoff Broadhurst
"Woodbury Wharf" by Richard Holder plus other NG layouts.

Website: https://sites.google.com/site/traclubsite/Home
Sat 10/11/2018 - Sun 11/11/2018 Hull
Hull Model Railway Show Hull Model Railway Show:
Walton Street Leisure Centre,
Goathland Close,
Walton Street,

**New Venue**

Opening Times: Saturday 10.00–17.00, Sunday 10.00-16.30
Admission: Adult £4, Child £1

Layouts include:
“Barrowfleet” from Hull MRS
“Lane End” from John Housley

Website: www.hullmrs.org
Sat 10/11/2018 - Sun 11/11/2018 Tolworth
Tolworth Train Show 2018 Hampton Court Model Railway Society:
Tolworth Train Show 2018
Tolworth Recreation Centre,
Fullers Way North,
KT6 7LQ.

*** Update: Have just been advised of date change - Diary Man 24th September 2018  ***
Opening Times: Saturday 10.00-17.50, Sunday 10.00-17.00

Layouts include John Thorne's "Bottle Kiln Lane" and Peter Cullen's "Mannin Middle"

Website: www.hamptoncourtmrs.co.uk
Sat 17/11/2018 Bassingbourn near Royston
Royston and District MRC Royston and District MRC:
Bassingbourn Village College,
South End,
near Royston.

Opening times: 10.30-16.30
Adults £5 accompanied children free

009 layouts
"Dukes Mine" by Roland Bourne
"Printers Quay" by Dave Coasby

Website: www.roystondmrc.co.uk
Sat 17/11/2018 - Sun 18/11/2018 Thornbury
Thornbury and South Glos MRC Thornbury and South Glos MRC:
The Chantry,
Castle Street,
BS35 1HB

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

Layouts Include: Callum Wilcox's "Amiens" and Barrie Blackmore's "Barnstable Town" (009/00)

Website www.tsgmrc.co.uk
Sat 24/11/2018 Rainhill
Rainhill Narrow Gauge Show 2018 Rainhill Narrow Gauge Show:
Rainhill Village Hall,
The Teak Room,
Weaver Avenue,
L35 4LU.

Opening Times: 10.00-17.00

Narrow gauge layouts, demos and trade including:
"Tan Yr Allt",  "Llanrug",  "Matthew & Son",  "Pennant,  "Fablewood",  "Llanlechid",
Frank Allens RC Display layout and Bob Barnards L&B layout and Society Stand.

A1 Models.

The Rainhill MRC will be holding there own show in the Main Hall on the ground floor.
Entry Fee covers both events.
Refreshments available all day in the cafe area.
Ample Car Parking around the Hall.
A Free Vintage Bus Service will be operating between the show and the St Helens Transport Museum.

Website: www.rainhillmrc.org.uk
Sat 01/12/2018 Colehill, Wimborne
Dorset Members of the OO9 Society and Friends Open Day 2018 Dorset Members of the OO9 Society and Friends:
Narrow Gauge Model Railway "OPEN DAY":
Colehill Memorial Hall,
Cannon Hill Road,
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" 009
"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 Arlesey
Letchworth MRS 2018 Exhibition Letchworth MRS Exhibition:
Etonbury Academy,
Stotfold Road,
SG15 6XS

Opening Times: 10.00-16.30

Layouts include Richard Holder's "Launceston Steam Railway"

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,
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 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,
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,
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 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,
BS24 7DX

Opening Times: 10.00-16.30

Layouts include:
Hugh Norwood's "Angst-Lesspork"

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),

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 26/01/2019 - Sun 27/01/2019 Kendal
Kendal Model Railway Club Exhibition 2019 Kendal Model Railway Club:
Kendal Leisure Centre,
Burton Road,

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 02/02/2019 Yate
Sodbury Vale MRC 2019 Exhibition Sodbury Vale MRC 2019 Exhibition:
St Marys Church and Hall,
Church Road,
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 16/02/2019 Lancing
Sussex Downs 009 Group Open Day 2019 Sussex Downs 009 Group Open Day:
Lancing Parish Hall,
South Street,
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:
Compass Point
Tansey Bank
Farr End
Brockles Ghyll
Slugworth & Co
Felsham Road

009 Society Sales stand and supporting trade.
Sat 09/03/2019 Pudsey
Narrow Gauge North 2019 Narrow Gauge North 2019
Pudsey Civic Hall,
Dawsons Corner,
West Yorkshire.
LS28 5TA

Opening Times: 10.30-16.30

Advance notice - layout details TBA

Website: www.narrowgaugenorth.org.uk
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,
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 - 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 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,

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