17th and 18th March 2018
Dates: Sat 17 March 2017 10:00 – 17:00
Sun 18 March 2017 09:30 – 16:30
Venue: Harvey Hadden Sports Village, Wigman Road, Nottingham NG8 4PB
Caradon Junction by Mike Kelly, OO gauge Cornish china clay branch set in the 1970s and 80s.
Calderwood by David Kirby and John Dilnot, OO gauge Lancashire and Yorkshire Railway through station set in the pre-grouping era.
CSX Rensville by Keith Renshaw, HO scale US short line set in the present day.
Herculaneum Dock by Mike Edge, OO gauge representation of the Liverpool waterfront in the 1950s, including BR, Mersey Docks and Liverpool Overhead railway systems.
Sutton in Ashfield Town by the Elizabethan Railway Society, OO gauge GNR through station set in the 1950s and 60s.
South Town by Chris Trafford, OO gauge representation of Yarmouth South Town set in the 1950s.
Lambourn by Richard Wilson, 2mm Finescale model of GWR terminus.
Tyskie-Wielkopolska by Alan Wardman, HO scale model of Polish country station.
Neuburg by Nick Palette, HO scale model of East German terminus in the 1980s.
Burdale Colliery by Gresley and Wychnor MRG, O gauge model of colliery and adjacent BR lines set in the late 1960s.
Hampshire Hills Traction by John Huddlestone, HO scale model of US interurban tramway.
Kirkmellington by Graham Bucknell, EM gauge model of Scottish colliery set in the early 1970s.
Aberdeen Kirkhill by Glenn Daniel, OO gauge model of a modern train maintenance depot, set in the 1990s.
Kaprun by John Atkinson, HOe model of an Austrian narrow gauge line.
Deansmoor by Jon Dean, N gauge representation of a section of railway in the Stockport area in the post-privatisation are.
Wickwar by Farnham and District MRC, N gauge model of a station on the ex-Midland Birmingham – Bristol line, set in the 1950s and 60s.
Thorncliff by Steve Saxby, OO gauge model of a line near Sheffield set in the 1980s.
Tanpit Lane by Allan Atherley, EM gauge quarry line in the present day.
Rise Park, by Bingham MRC, N gauge model of this Nottingham station.
Burnham on Sea by Alastair Knox, N gauge model of former Somerset and Dorset railway terminus.
Symonds Green Brewery by David Coates, OO9 model of a brewery railway.
Weaver Hill by Benjamin Brady, OO gauge model of 4-track electrified main line set in the present day.
Cottleston by Ben Adlington, OO gauge model of an ex-GNR station in the Notts/Derbyshire area set in the present day.
Number 5 Passing Place by Martyn Chapman, OO gauge model of the Grimsby and Immingham tramway.
Selah (Fruit Row) by Andy Gautrey, HO scale model of the US Yakima Valley railway. Visitors have an opportunity to operate this layout under supervision as part of the Getting Started feature .
Industrivej by Nick Quinn, HO scale model of a Danish industrial site, operated here with British stock. Visitors have an opportunity to operate this layout under supervision as part of the Getting Started feature.
Forge Mill Sidings by Michael Prince, P4 model of a small goods yard set in the 1970s and 80s.
A1 Models, www.a1modelsuk.com
Bill Hudson Transport Books, www.billhudsontransportbooks.co.uk
Booklaw, www.booklaw.co.uk will be launching several new titles at the show, with authors present for book signing.
Cheltenham Model Centre, www.cheltenhammodelcentre.co.uk
Dart Castings/Montys Models/MJT
Direct Train Spares
Green Scene, www.green-scenes.co.uk will also be demonstrating how to make model scenery.
Isinglass Models, www.isinglass-models.co.uk will also be demonstrating 3D printing of coach sides.
Judith Edge Kits www.ukmodelshops.co.uk/catalogues/judithedge.html
Notts Historic Vehicles
MegaPoints Controllers, megapointscontrollers.com
Mount Tabor Models
N Brass Locos, nbrasslocos.co.uk
Sherwood Models, www.sherwoodmodels.co.uk
Sweets of Yesteryear
Ten Commandments, www.tencommandmentsmodels.co.uk
TTC Diecast, www.ttcdiecast.com
Wizard Models, www.wizardmodels.ltd
Societies & Demonstrations
Societies & Demonstrations
Gauge O Guild
2mm Finescale Society
EM Gauge Society
European Railway Society
Great Central Railway Bridge to the Future
O gauge loco building – Charlie King and John Cockcroft
EM gauge modelling
3D printing (Isinglass Models, Doug Kightley)
This is a hands-on section of the exhibition showing how to get into railway modelling. The demonstrators will be showing visitors how to do modelling tasks and encouraging them to have a go. Topics included are:
Layout construction (NMRS members)
Layout wiring (MERG)
Model buildings (Dovedale Models)
Building scenery (Green Scene)
Layout Operating (Nick Quinn and Andy Gautrey)
Kit building (NMRS members, supported by PECO)
Loco running problems – the Loco Doctor (Tony Wright)
The postcode for the park and ride site is NG8 6AS
Note: Parking at the venue in the car park is limited, but that the parking restrictions on Wigman Road outside the venue don’t apply on Saturdays and Sundays.
The nearest Railway Station is Nottingham, (formerly Nottingham Midland) and well serviced by local bus & tram services. You can also get the tram from Nottingham Station to Phoenix Park and then catch the free vintage bus service to the venue.
If travelling by tram, please catch the service to Phoenix Park, where you’ll be able to catch the free vintage bus service to the venue.
The Harvey Hadden Sports Complex, is only about ten minutes from the M1 (Jut 26), via A6002 and B6004 and less than five minutes from the Nottingham Ring Road (Western Boulevard A6514)
The entrance is found on Wigman Road, sat nav postcode NG8 4PB
There is limited car parking at Harvey Hadden Sports Village, as we have to share with the general public doing sports.
Information coming soon