Class 50

VIDEO: Heljan Class 50 for ‘O’ gauge

The Heljan Class 50 is here for ‘O’ gauge and you can read our full review in HM152 – on sale from January 8 2020. Watch our sample in action here on our ‘O’ gauge test track at the head

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Hatton’s ‘Hoovers’ on the horizon

Hatton’s has received decorated production samples of its exclusive Heljan ‘O’ gauge Class 50 English Electric Co-Co diesel locomotives. Finished as 50008 Thunderer in BR Laira blue (Cat No. 4026) and 50015 Valiant in BR Departmental grey and yellow (4027),

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VIDEO: Hornby Class 50 Twin Track Sound decoder

Hornby has released its new Twin Track Sound decoder for the Class 50 Co-Co diesel-electric. We installed it into 50024 Vanguard to test out its capabilities and, in this video, we show it with the standard 40mm x 20mm speaker

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Heljan reveals Class 50 sample

Heljan has received the first engineering sample of its new ‘O’ gauge Class 50 for inspection. The manufacturer has stated that a number of areas have already been identified for improvement ahead of the model’s release. Priced at £699, six

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BLOG: Two transitions – one weekend

Next weekend (November 11/12), Hornby Magazine will be attending the Spalding Model Railway Club’s annual exhibition at the Springfields Event Centre along with our ‘OO’ gauge BR Western Region exhibition layout Grosvenor Square. This will be the layout’s third outing

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