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Hornby Magazine Model Railway Awards winners

The winners of the 2019 Hornby Magazine Model Railway Awards were revealed at the Great Electric Train Show in Milton Keynes on October 13. In total 12 awards were presented following a record level of voting from Hornby Magazine readers

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JSA steel coil carrier next for Accurascale

Accurascale has unveiled plans to produce the JSA steel coil carrier as its next ‘OO’ gauge project. Announcing the project at The Great Electric Train Show in Milton Keynes today (Saturday October 12), tooling will allow production of the new

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Irish Railway Models reveals A Class sample

Irish Railway Models (IRM) has revealed the first engineering sample of its forthcoming 4mm scale ready-to-run Metropolitan Vickers A Class locomotive, which has been received for evaluation. First announced in October 2018, this stalwart of the CIE locomotive fleet is

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Accurascale shows ‘Deltic’ first shot

The first engineering sample of Accurascale’s first ready-to-run ‘OO’ gauge locomotive – the iconic Class 55 ‘Deltic’ – has been received for inspection. The sample is the first prototype of the model and is subject to revisions. Accurascale is currently

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Hatton’s develops four and six wheel carriages for ‘OO’

Hattons Model Railways has revealed that it is working on a series of four and six-wheel carriages for ‘OO’ gauge. The first batch is expected to be available in the first quarter of 2021 with prices starting at £30 per coach.

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Heljan shows first Class 56 CAD

Heljan has released the first images from its CAD drawing work for the ‘O’ gauge Class 56 Co-Co heavy freight diesel-electric. The drawings are subject to revisions but show the latest progress on the Type 5. The specification includes space

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BLOG: The Great Electric Train Show

This time of year is the most exciting for the Hornby Magazine team for one simple reason – the Great Electric Train Show. We launched the show in 2013 at the British Motor Museum and it has gone from strength

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VIDEO: Ellis Clark Trains ‘O’ gauge Mk 1 suburbans

The first of Ellis Clark Trains Darstaed produced BR Mk 1 57ft suburban carriages arrived during September. We sent them out for a run on Mike Wild’s garden railway with a Heljan Class 31 at the head. Watch them running

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Hornby Magazine Awards voting extended!

Voting for the 2019 Hornby Magazine Model Railway Awards has been extended until 11.59pm on Sunday October 6. If you haven’t already voted, visit the dedicated awards page to choose your favourite models, manufacturers, retailers and layouts. All votes will

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VIDEO: Twin Track Sound for ‘O’ gauge diesels

In the latest issue of Hornby Magazine – HM149, on sale from October 3 2019 – we show how Hornby’s Twin Track Sound decoders can be installed in Heljan ‘O’ gauge diesels along with a high power motor decoder. This

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