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Hornby shows new ‘Princess’ samples

Hornby has revealed the first full engineering samples of its new ‘OO’ gauge model of the Stanier ‘Princess Royal’ 4-6-2 in its latest Engine Shed blog. The samples are currently being inspected and are subject to revisions before production. The

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VIDEO: Hornby delivers its Peckett ‘B2’ 0-6-0ST for ‘OO’

Hornby’s eagerly awaited Peckett ‘B2’ 0-6-0ST has arrived in the shops for ‘OO’ gauge. We put the model through its paces on the Hornby Magazine test track at the head of a lengthy goods and you can read our full

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Final call for Hornby Visitor Centre open weekend

The Hornby Visitor Centre One:One Collection Open Weekend takes place on August 17/18 to celebrate the newly refurbished visitor centre and Hornby’s return to Margate. Plus it offers the first public access to the One:One Collection of locomotives and rolling

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VIDEO: Flying Scotsman with Zimo sound

Hornby’s model of iconic Gresley ‘A3’ 4-6-2 60103 Flying Scotsman gets a digital sound upgrade for operation on our West Coast Cement exhibition layout. For this detailed step by step guide we fit the model with a Zimo decoder, Rail

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SEPTEMBER ISSUE OUT NOW!

The latest issue of Hornby Magazine – HM147, September 2019 – goes on sale from today, August 1 2019. Featuring 164 pages of modelling content including the latest news, model reviews, feature layouts, step by step guides and an exclusive

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Hornby Visitor Centre One:One Collection Open Weekend

Hornby Hobbies is opening the doors to its former Margate factory and offering the first public access to the One:One Collection of full-size locomotives and rolling stock on August 17/18 2019. Hornby Magazine reveals all. Hornby’s former Margate factory buildings

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Hornby reveals RAF Class 156 livery sample

The final decorated samples of Hornby’s new ‘OO’ gauge model of Northern Rail operated Class 156 156480 have been received. The unit carries a unique livery to celebrate the RAF100 celebrations in 2018. The model is due to be released

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VIDEO: Hornby ’72XX’ 2-8-2T with Zimo sound

In the digital control feature in the latest issue of Hornby Magazine, we show how to install a Zimo decoder, speaker and stay alive into the Hornby GWR ’72XX’ 2-8-2T in simple steps. Read the full feature in HM146 –

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VIDEO: Hornby Stroudley ‘A1’ 0-6-0T

Hornby has delivered the first ‘OO’ gauge ready-to-run model of the original Stroudley ‘A1’ 0-6-0T and we review this attractive model of 655 Stepney in the latest issue of Hornby Magazine – HM146, on sale from July 4 2019. Watch

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AUGUST ISSUE OUT NOW!

Relive the glory days of the Somerset and Dorset Joint Railway’s southern terminus with a spectacular model of Bournemouth West in ‘OO’ gauge and go behind the scenes in the magazine team’s garden to get an exclusive look at our

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