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VIDEO: Dapol Sentinel 4wVBT for ‘O’ gauge

Dapol’s new Sentinel four-wheel vertical boiler tank engine (4wVBT) touched down at the end of 2019 offering a new choice of shunting locomotive for ‘O’ gauge. Our sample models one of the ‘Y3’ 4wVBTs built for the London North Eastern

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FEBRUARY ISSUE OUT NOW!

The latest issue of Hornby Magazine – HM152, February 2020 – is on sale now offering a full rundown on Hornby’s 2020 centenary year catalogue launch in the news, a competition to win Hornby’s brand new model of Stephenson’s Rocket

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Dapol parcels railcar sample

Dapol has released a new image of its next batch of GWR railcars covering the parcels versions. The sample shows the BR crimson livery on the new parcels railcar body tooling which is due to be released in the first

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BLOG: Working signals

In the latest issue of Hornby Magazine – HM151, on sale from December 5 2019 – we feature Dapol’s new GWR lower quadrant signals for ‘OO’ and ‘O’ gauge. Like many I have been keen to get my hands on

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Dapol opens expressions of interest for TPE Class 68s

Dapol has opened expressions of interest for a new production run of Class 68 Bo-Bo diesels for ‘OO’ gauge carrying the striking TransPennine Express livery. The locomotives proposed are 68023 Achilles and 68032 Destroyer with the retail price expected to

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JANUARY ISSUE OUT NOW!

The latest issue of Hornby Magazine is out now featuring a FREE 32-page guide to modelling BR’s Western Region between 1948 and 1968, an exclusive model giveaway with 10 prizes worth over £1,000 in total and much more. Leading this

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VIDEO: Cheltenham’s exclusive ‘Westerns’ for ‘OO’ gauge

Cheltenham Model Centre has taken delivery of a trio of exclusive Dapol ‘OO’ gauge Class 52 ‘Westerns’. They model D1006 and D1039 with their unique experimental windscreen wipers as well as D1000 in BR maroon with its etched cabside crests

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VIDEO: Dapol GWR ’14XX’ 0-4-2T for ‘O’ gauge

Dapol’s new ‘O’ gauge GWR ’14XX’ 0-4-2T is due to arrive in the shops during November. Dapol kindly allowed us to put the model through its paces for a full review in the latest issue of Hornby Magazine – HM150,

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DECEMBER ISSUE OUT NOW!

The latest issue of Hornby Magazine is out now offering an exclusive FREE 2020 Hornby Magazine calendar featuring the best images of the best layouts from the past year. Plus we have the first review of Dapol’s new ‘O’ gauge

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Dapol reveals ready-to-run Class 66 for ‘O’ gauge

The Class 66 has been announced as a new ready-to-run project by Dapol for release in ‘O’ gauge with the first samples of the in development model expected in the second quarter of 2020. The announcement was made at the

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