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Bulletin 496

The May/June 2017 edition of The Bulletin is on its way to members, featuring a range of interesting articles all written by members, including: Bulletin 496

  • Converting a Yorkshire Steam Lorry into a Chiswick gully cleaner in S Scale
  • An update from the blooming "Young MRC"
  • A pictorial review of the London Festival of Railway Modelling
  • A review of "Building Coaches" by Geirge Dent
  • And updates from around the MRC.

 The Bulletin is a bi-monthly publication sent to all members of The Club - new members are welcome

Open Day - Sunday 23rd April 2017

Our next open Sunday is on 23rd April 2017.

We'll have a special focus on modelling in O gauge and 7mm:1ft scale, and featuring one of the last public operating sessions of our well know layout "Happisburgh Goods" before it retires later this year.

Other MRC layouts include:

"Lacey Dale"  - our N gauge mainline layout with branch line. normally running late BR steam from the Peak District

"Empire Mills" - An EM gauge goods line set in the west country.

And the Gauge O Guild will be there, showing the range of opportunity to model in this scale.

Plus a special offer for new members applying on the day

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Thanks and Welcome

We'd like to thank everyone who visited the London of Festival of Railway Modelling last weekend, and especially all the volunteers who came with layouts and stands to make it such a great show.

Welcome to the new members who joined us at the show. If you missed out, it's not too late to take advantage of our special 50% off offer - come to our Open Day on Sunday 23rd April at Keen House and join our large and friendly group of modellers.

Bulletin 495

Bulletin 495 shotThe March/April 2017 edition of The Bulletin is on its way to members, featuring a range of interesting articles all written by members, including:

  • A review of the new Dapol N gauge class 33
  • Creating a 'London' Class 26 in O gauge
  • Controlling a conflicting route on a layout
  • 3 book reviews
  • And updates from around the MRC.

 The Bulletin is a bi-monthly publication sent to all members of The Club - new members are welcome

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Around a dozen of us are heading back to London after a Club trip to operate a fabulous private O gauge layout in the NW.
Sep 21
Not the finest model by today's standards, but these bring back memories. #Lima #class87 #testtrack https://t.co/pVbP5Pxb0Z
Sep 20
Whilst we await the new @hornby model, we've got a flash theme of other Class 87s on the test tracks this week… https://t.co/7BvGXkexJP
Sep 18
We've confirmed the lineup for our Mini Exhibition on Sunday 10th December - 7 layouts, details on the website.… https://t.co/TSmaLrKA9i
Sep 18
Empire Mills is our operating layout this Thursday from 7. @ The Model Railway Club https://t.co/c15AgsFkXA