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‘OO’ Prototype HSDT Paused

Plans to produce a ‘OO’ gauge ready-to-run model of the BR Class 41 prototype High Speed Diesel Train (HSDT) have been put on hold by Rapido Trains and Locomotion Models. First announced at the Warley National Model Railway Exhibition in

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Decorated 4-TC for Kernow

Kernow Model Rail Centre received the first decorated sample of new ‘OO’ gauge model of the unpowered 4-TC Southern Region trailer units. The first version to be seen is in original BR blue with small yellow warning panels and includes

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VIDEO: Hornby ‘Duchess’ sample

Hornby has released a short video of its new Stanier ‘Duchess’ 4-6-2 sample running on its test track. The ‘OO’ gauge model is due to be released in the fourth quarter of 2017 as 6231 Duchess of Atholl (Cat No.

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‘O’ gauge Class 03 CADs

Heljan has revealed the first Computer Aided Design (CAD) drawings of its planned ‘O’ gauge model of the BR Class 03 0-6-0 diesel shunter. The Class 03 will be available in both early and late styles and the drawings are

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VIDEO: Middle Elmton

Peter Brackenbury’s superb ‘N’ gauge exhibition layout is one of three great feature layouts to grace the pages of the latest issue of Hornby Magazine – HM116, February 2017, on sale now. Read the full feature on this busy through

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Hornby launches new locomotives at Warley

Hornby has revealed four new projects at the Warley National Model Railway Exhibition today, November 26, for ‘OO’ gauge. Topping the bill is a brand new version of the Stanier ‘Duchess’ 4-6-2 together with a new version of the BR

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Dapol and Lionheart merge

Dapol Ltd and Lionheart Trains announced the merging of the two companies on August 5 2016 bringing Lionheart’s collection of quality ‘O’ gauge models under the Dapol brand. The merger sees Dapol take over Lionheart’s GWR ’74XX’ and ’64XX’ 0-6-0PTs,

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