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Heljan shows AEC railcar for ‘OO’ and ‘O’

The first engineering samples of the Heljan ‘OO’ and ‘O’ gauge GWR AEC railcars have been revealed. The all-new model for the two scales is to feature interior lighting, plus switchable cab, tail and headlights for both DC and DCC users.

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BLOG: The great outdoors

In the latest issue of Hornby Magazine – HM146, August 2019 – I introduce my new ‘O’ gauge garden railway layout in the Staff Projects section. Since completing the issue I’ve been making the most of the good weather to

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VIP tickets available now for the Great Electric Train Show

VIP advance tickets for the Great Electric Train Show are now available to purchase offering a unique package including exclusive discount vouchers to use at the show, two-day entry to the event and more. Priced at £40 the VIP ticket

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VIDEO: Heljan Class 37/4 for ‘O’ gauge

Heljan’s hotly anticipated ‘O’ gauge Class 37/4 has now arrived offering a brand new choice of modern era (post-1985) diesel locomotive for 7mm scale. We review this new addition to the Heljan fleet in HM146 – on sale from July

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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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Dapol signals on the home straight

The latest functioning samples of Dapol’s in development GWR ‘OO’ gauge bracket signals together with the GWR ‘O’ gauge round and square post stop signals have been received. Dapol has stated that the GWR versions are currently in production and

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JULY ISSUE OUT NOW!

The July issue of Hornby Magazine (HM145) is on sale now featuring 156-pages of modelling content PLUS a free 24-page Beginners Guide to Weathering. Readers also have two competitions to enter – one for a Dapol ‘OO’ gauge sound-fitted Class

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Over £90,000 raised in support of Market Deeping exhibition vandalism

Vandalism of the Market Deeping Model Railway Exhibition at Stamford Welland Academy on May 18, saw a Just Giving crowdfunding page established with the aim of raising £500 for the club. By 9.30 on Monday May 20 the fund had

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Minerva plans Class 14 for ‘O’

Specialist ready-to-run ‘O’ gauge manufacturer Minerva Model Railways has revealed that its next locomotive project will be the Class 14 0-6-0 diesel hydraulic with release anticipated in Spring 2020. The Class 14 is Minerva’s first main line diesel locomotive and

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Little Loco Company is for sale

Little Loco Company has issued a statement announcing that it is inviting offers for the sale of its business in whole or part. It launched in 2016 with development of a Class 15 Bo-Bo diesel for ‘O’ gauge which it

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