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  1. Bexleyheath Model Rail Show - Sun 10th Dec SELKENT MRC 10am to 4pm (9.45am entry for pre booked ticket holders) Adults £6 (£4.95) Child 3 to 16 and OAP over 65 £5 (£3.95) Family £15 (£12) Pre booked tickets from http://www.modelrailwayexhibition.com BEXLEYHEATH ACADEMY Graham Road Entrance Bexleyheath Kent DA6 7EG Situated directly behind ASDA in Bexleyheath Town Centre. Once in car park area head towards Goals and the venue is at the far end of the car park in two big halls. Full Wheelchair Access Free car parking for 200 cars Café Buses from Woolwich, Bluewater, Dartford, Bexleyheath, Plumstead, Bromley, Eltham, Blackheath, Sidcup & Greenwich stop 100 yards away at Bexleyheath centre bus terminus & Bexleyheath BR station is a 10 mins walk LAYOUTS more added all the time! Cato Pass - HO science Fiction layout Dover Harbour N (First show) Loco Graveyard 00 End Dale N Belmont Road 00 Berwick 00 (First show) Train to Plane Z St Mellion 00 Rheilffordgulnesafirhabwrynypentrefgydarenwhirarmodelarddango 009 War & Peace 00 Downlands N Portwenn N Brighton Volks Railway 00 Catlin Road TMD O gauge Arigna Town (Irish) Broad gauge Povalova (Russian HO) Endale N Long Sutton N Holly Park (dublo 3rd rail) Circleton Village N gauge Newberry Road 00 Lyndon 1887 009 Zaldomsee Z TRADERS - More added all the time Kent Garden Rail Peter Hollands Allwheels Invicta Model Rail Harrision Brown Mike Pett Figures Rail Russia Holidays The London Theatre Hertitage in Motion (DVD) ABC Models Model U Drive (paints, tooling and model building sheets) Plus Daughters (N gauge specalists) Andy Lynch Roneno Models Associations & Groups OO gauge Assc South London Players Bexley Model Club Southern Rail Group Network Southeast Society
  2. BEXLEYHEATH MODEL RAIL SHOW - Sunday 11th Dec This show was to be held in Welling, but quickly outgrew the venue so we have transferred it to its sister school in Central Bexleyheath in the London Borough of Bexley as now have 26 layouts attending and it is still held on the same day which is Sun 11th Dec from 10am to 4pm. Venue is 2 mins walk from the central bus terminus in Bexleyheath town centre. The venue is behind ASDA Bexleyheath BR is 10 min walk away and buses stop outside from Greenwich, Sidcup, Woolwich, Dartford, Bluewater, Bromley, Lewisham and Blackheath plus more places to list.. well basically it is a bus hub! There will be some special traders offers such as discounts on multi DVD buys from Heritage in Motion and a real show MUST HAVE or maybe not - a 00 sized Michael Portillo complete with bright coloured trousers, perfect for any layout UK or continental Europe, Mike pett has promised to bring lots of these on the day and bet he still runs out! so get there early. Show opens to public at 10am, but pre booked ticket holders get early access from 9.45am Bexleyheath Academy Graham Road Entrance Bexleyheath Kent DA6 7EG List of Traders Attending : : Kent Garden Rail Invicta Models GB Models Heritage in Motion Train Films Enginess U Drive Piants & Glues Peter Hollands Tim Horn Laser Baseboards Mike Pett Figures Rail Russia Holidays Adrian Harrision Kits DC Shuttles Roneo Models Concept 3d Printers Falconwood Transport Books Southwark MRC Preloved Stall Finescale Tooling Supplies The Wooden Toy Shop Sedgeway Models Jack Chalky Weathered carriages Kit Krazy Model Ship Bexleyheath List of Layouts Attending Rockridge 24 x 3 American O Gauge Batcombe 27 x 7 OO Lookout Mountain 10 x 10 N Gauge Hilldale 10 x 5 N Gauge Engaine Come Hardy 9 x 8 00 Gauge Loco Graveyard 10 x 4 00 Gauge Povolova 6 x 4 HO Gauge Russian Train to Plane 2 x 3 T Gauge Midsummers End 7 x 1 N Gauge Snow in the Glen 0 Gauge 8 x 3 Newbery Road 00 Gauge 12 x 4 Wolfdale 15 x 3 00 Gauge Small & Working 12 x 6 N Gauge ST Jovell 14 x 3 HO Gauge Oak Lane TMD 10 x 2 OO Gauge Ashington 16 x 3 00 Gauge Oakland 14 x 3 00 Gauge Broadgate 20ft x 7ft 00 Gauge San Maria Gardia OO9 Mexican Knuddlestien 4 x 5 N Gauge Maxwell 16 x 3 N Gauge Numark OO9 Gauge 7 X3 Stoneleigh 0 gauge List of Demonstrations : Figure Painting Display List of Other Displays : Orchard Junior Modelers Club OO Gauge Association Stand and Test Track The London Theatre Basildon MRC member Static lorry Display 2 x Train Simuators Selkent Module Building Club disabled access, cafe Discounted tickets can be bought online at www.thelondontheatre.com Tickets £6 (£4.95 pre booked) £5 (£3.95 pre booked) and Family £15 (£12 pre booked) www.selkentmodelrailwayclub.weebly.com
  3. I am Harry and new here and so is my model railway club which has been formed covering SE London and surrounds which addresses many of the problems of living in the confines of small spaces in large cities and wanting to build a layout. The club works on Modular layout building, using the same laser cut baseboards, back scene area and electrical connectors and track type and common track entry and exit datum point. We will operate two types, N and 00/Ho and each member can built any scene, period or type within their module, which are 1000mm x 450mm for 00/HO or 800mm x 250mm for N. A member can of course have as many modules as they wish and make a longer on themselves. The idea is all modules interlink and can form one massive layout perfect for exhibitions all with a single line track running along entire length. Membership is being kept low at £20 per year plus a one of payment of £45 for your laser cut board and electrical connectors, we will have two mother boards at the club to take your datum marks from, we can help each other on club nights with scenics, trackwork etc and of course running! The idea is that each can fit in a boot of a car, we have free parking at the club venue, and some can also be kept here. Many can be worked on away from the club and bought and connected up on running nights. We are using a theatre space which will open just for us and it has own bar and in the summer a nice 50ft roof terrace for some outdoor running. It is in New Cross which is zone 2 and 100 meters from New Cross BR and on major bus routes. I know this may not be everyone's cup of tea in railway modelling, or it may be a nice diversion and a step away from your existing layout and give you a chance to be creative in a limited baseboard space. It will defo open up a new way of layout building for those with limited space at home) Our website is www.selkentmodelrailwayclub.weebly.com and we are called SELKENT Model Railway Club Some of the proceeds of the recent Sevenoaks show has been put back into getting this new club off the ground. by the way, on the social side - very cheap bar for London and meantime draft on tap! Please come and support us, our first meeting is Tues 9th Aug from 7pm to 10pm (details on website) Advice always welcome, got some great advice on non capability of DCC consoles and will take that on board.