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 18/08/2018 Sutton Coldfield
Narrow Gauge Midlands Narrow Gauge Midlands:
Four Oaks Methodist Church Hall,
155 Lichfield Road,
Sutton Coldfield.
B74 2UU

Opening Times: 10.00-16.00

List of exhibits:
"Chwarel Hebog-dyn-tir" (009) Tony Land
"Farr End" (009) Peter Cullen
"Goodmannton" (009) Steve Mann
"Bluebell Meadow" (009) Leila Powell
"Ridge Lane" (009) Ben Powell
"Wallsend & Brookesbridge Light Railway" (009) Mike Wall
"Kings Brandell" (009) Peter Hardy
"Lambury Towers Estate Yard" (Gn15) Mike Bartleet
"Bryn Tegid" (009) Tim Williams
"Castle Works" (1:25th-16.5 mm gauge) Andi Nethercoat
"Felldown" (009) Mac Strong
"Campbell's Quarry" (SM32) John Campbell
"St. Fayre-Rhianne" (HOm) John Davies
"Shropshire Minerals Light Railway" (0-16.5) West Midlands Narrow Gauge Modellers
"Bear Creek Junction (part of)" (HO/HOn3/HOn30) Adrian Hall
"A Taste of Alber" (TTe) Blair Hobson
Modelling demonstration - 1:24th & 16 mm scales by Steve Holland

Trade Support from:
John Sutton Books and Models
Worsley Works (also with a soldering demonstration)
009 Society Members Society sales stand
RT Models

Once again Jane's Cafe will be supplying drinks and snacks with the catering profits being donated to Four Oaks Methodist Church to pay for new signage in the refurbished hall.

Website: http://westmidlands009.co.uk/
Sat 01/09/2018 Beccles
Norfolk & Suffolk NGM 4th Open Day Norfolk & Suffolk NGM 4th open day.
Blyburgate Hall (former St John Ambulance Hall)
NR34 9TF.

***Rescheduled Date***

Opening Times: 10.00-16.00

Adults: £3.00, Accompanied under 16's Free.
Light refreshments available.

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.
There will be three rooms being used but we are afraid the third smaller room is not accesable to wheelchair users.

Yellow Ridge Mine - Gn15 - Nick Wright
Butley Quay - 009 - Peter Rednall
Meanderbahn - Hoe - Brian Meldon
Royston Wharf - 009 - Royston & District MRC
Castle Quay - 009 - Chris O'Donoghue
Longstone - Gn15 - Graham Watling
Cilffyrdd Corris - 009 - Stuart Hughes
Arendt Spitze 2 - O.16.5 - James Corsi
Newlands Farm - Gn15 - Barry Weston
Wood Bay - 009 - John Helsby
Old Chapel Yard - 009 - Jim Bamber

More to be announced soon

The N&SNGM group will be having the final of their challenge with winner announced during the afternoon.

Alan Fuller will be doing modelling demonstrations

Trade & Societies:
The 009 Society Sales stand will be attending.
Narrow Planet  https://narrowplanet.myshopify.com/
Bure Valley Railway & BVR Model Shop www.bvrw.co.uk/
James Corsi 7mm sales
Southwold Railway Trust www.southwoldrailway.co.uk/
Norfolk Heath Works www.facebook.com/009-from-Norfolk-Heath-Works-1921933588084096/

For more information visit the Group's Website: http://nsngm.org.uk/
Sat 01/09/2018 Tadworth
Tadworth Autumn 2018 Model Railway Exhibition Tadworth Autumn 2018 Model Railway Exhibition:
North Downs Model Railway Circle:
The Good Shepherd Church Hall,
Station Approach Road,
KT20 5AE

Opening Times: 10.00-17.00

Layouts include "Winchelsea Tramway" (009) and other NG layouts

Website: http://www.ndmrc.info/Home/Tadworth.htm
Sat 01/09/2018 - Sun 02/09/2018 Loughborough
Heart of the Midlands Model Railway Exhibition Heart of the Midlands Model Railway Exhibition:
Soar Valley Model Railway Club:
Loughborough Grammar School,
Leicester Road,
LE11 2DU

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

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

Website: www.svmrc.co.uk
Sun 09/09/2018 Weston-super-Mare
Weston-super-Mare Train Show Weston-super-Mare Train Show:
The Campus,
BS24 7DX

Opening Times: 10.00-16.30

Layouts include:
"Launceston Steam Railway" - Richard Holder
"Tipyn O Bopeth" - Edward C M Florey
"Hirson Bellevue" - Howard Coulson

Website: www.westonsupermaretrainshow.com
Sat 15/09/2018 Rugby
Northampton & District Narrow Gauge Modellers Open House 2018 Northampton & District Narrow Gauge Modellers Open House 2018:
22nd Rugby Scout Hut,
The Kent,
CV21 4NG

Opening Times: 10.30-16.00

Come and join us for a relaxed event where you can meet our members and see some of our layouts (both finished and work-in-progress)
Layouts will include 009 and 0-16.5
There will be opportunities to operate some of the layouts and you are welcome to bring your own locos and rolling stock
Tea, coffee and cake will be available
Members will be on-hand to discuss what we do as a group and to offer advice and answer any questions you may have


Admission: FREE but donations gratefully received for "YOUNG CARERS"

Sat 15/09/2018 - Sun 16/09/2018 Fleetwood
Blackpool & North Fylde Model Railway Club Blackpool & North Fylde Model Railway Club:
Cardinal Allen High School,
Melbourne Ave,

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

Layouts include: "Annascaul" by Paul Titmuss

Website: www.blackpoolandnorthfyldemrc.co.uk
Sat 22/09/2018 Bedale
North Yorkshire Narrow Gauge Modellers Open Day North Yorkshire Narrow Gauge Modellers Open Day:
Unit 10,
The Craft Yard,
Bedale Station,

Opening Times: 10.00-15.00

Society member Harold Cabourn is endeavouring to set up a North Yorks NG modelling group.

The 009 Society Sales Team and Stand will be present to support this potential new group.
We anticipate 4 NG layouts, a demonstration of the art of baseboard building by Harold plus great friendship and good experiences.
Sat 29/09/2018 Compton Dundon
Small & Delightful Railway Group Open Day Small & Delightful Railway Group Open Day:
Meadway Hall,
Ham Lane,
Compton Dundon,
Near Street,
TA11 6PQ

Opening Times: 10.30-16.00

Admission: £5-00 adults, £1-00 Children (5-16), £10-00 Family (2+2)

Layouts include:
"Launceston Steam Railway"- Richard Holder (009)
"Bottle Kiln Lane" - John Thorne (009)
"Corris" - Rod Allcock (009)
"Three Arches" - Barrie Baker (0-9)
"Alstone Quay" - Howard Martin (0-16.5)
"Crocodile Crossing" - Roger Trim (G Scale)
"Typyn O Bopeth" - Ed Florey (009)
"Rama Woods" - Simon Andrews (0-9)
"Carbean" - Mike Johnson (009)
"RNAD Achdalien" - Geoff Broadhurst (009)
"Dragon’s Lair" - Stan Agar (009)
"Seehoto" - Alan Henham (0-16.5)
"Ernie’s Halt" - Adrian Broadhead (009)
Other layouts to be confirmed

Plus the 009 Society's Members Sales Stand

All the proceeds from the day will be donated to Glastonbury & Street Lions Club.
Sat 29/09/2018 Enfield
Enfield Whitewebbs Railway Modellers Enfield Whitewebbs Railway Modellers:
Whitewebbs Museum of Transport,
Whitewebbs Road,
Crews Hill,

Opening Times: 10.30-17.00

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

Website: www.ewrm.org.uk
Sat 29/09/2018 Walton-on-Thames
Walton on Thames Model Railway Exhibition Walton on Thames Model Railway Exhibition:
All Saints RC Church Hall,
13 Queens Road,
KT12 5LU

Opening Times: 10.00-16.30

Layouts include "Hobbs Row Halt" and John Wilkes' "Coleford"

Website: www.ukmodelshops.co.uk/events/16279-WaltononThamesModelRailwayExhibitionExhibition
Sat 06/10/2018 Wing, Near Leighton Buzzard
TaD-Rail 2018 TaD-Rail 2018:
Tring and District Model Railway Club:
The Cottesloe School,
Aylesbury Road,
Near Leighton Buzzard,

Opening Times: 10.30-16.30

Layouts include "Coleford" by John Wilkes

Website: www.tdmrc.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,
WN5 0UH.

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

Layouts include:
"South Bohemia" (TTe) by Blair Hobson
"Tan Yr Allt/Dwffyr Uchaf" by Roger Christian & Stan Williams
"Garreg Wen" by Matthew Kean.
"Kinnewardine Wharf" by Charlie Insley.

009 Society Publicity Stand and Showcase.
009 Society rolling stock demo.

Website: www.wiganfrm.org.uk
Sat 06/10/2018 - Sun 07/10/2018 Fareham
Fareham & District MRC - RailEx2018 Fareham & District MRC - RailEx2018:
Fareham Leisure Centre,
Park Lane,
PO16 7JU

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

Layouts include Richard Holder's "The Clydach Railway"

Website: http://fareham-mrc.org.uk/railex-2018/
Sat 13/10/2018 Barsham, Beccles
Norfolk & Suffolk NGM Running Day Exhibition Norfolk & Suffolk NGM Running Day Exhibition
Barsham Village Hall
NR34 8HA.

Opening Times: 10.30-16.00

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

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 of the smaller layouts and displays supplied by group members.
Light refreshments will be available.

Great Eastern Models

"Chappel Mills" - 009 - Chris Seago
"Priory Waterworks" - 009 - Chris Seago
"Chapel Yard" - 009 - Jim Bamber
"Hawkins Tower" - 009 - Phillip Moore
"Modules" - 009 - Stuart Hughes
"First" - 009 - Stephen Clulow
"Thurtey" - 009 - Richard Doe
"Longstone Maintenance Works" - Gn15 - Graham Watling

Website: http://nsngm.org.uk/
Sat 13/10/2018 - Sun 14/10/2018 Aldershot
Farnham & District MRC Farnham & District MRC:
Alderwood Leisure Centre,
Tongham Road,
GU12 4AS

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

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

Sun 14/10/2018 Abingdon
Oxrail 2018 Oxrail 2018:
Oxford and District MRC Annual Exhibition:
Abingdon & Witney College,
Wootton Road,
OX14 1GG

Opening Times: 10.00-16.00

Layouts include "Coleford" by John Wilkes

Website: www.oxfordmrc.org.uk
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 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 Tolworth
Tolworth Train Show 2018 Hampton Court Model Railway Society:
Tolworth Train Show 2018
Tolworth Recreation Centre,
Fullers Way North,
KT6 7LQ.

Opening Times: Saturday 10.00-17.50, Sunday 10.00-17.00

Layouts include John Thorne's "Bottle Kiln Lane"

Website: www.hamptoncourtmrs.co.uk
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 009 showcase presented by the SWOONS group of the 009 Society

Website: www.somersetrmc.org.uk/Rail-EX/index.html
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 - 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 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 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 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

Layouts include: "Woolthorpe Light Railway" by Lyn and Jim Owers
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 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