A request for help was placed on the DEMU forums a few months back by Alan Barrow, needing help operating Merryvale Road at the Bristol Model Railway Show, held in Thornbury between 28th and 30th April 2017. Firstly some images of Merryvale Road: Accompanied by Natalie once again we set off down to Bristol early… Continue reading Bristol Model Railway Show – 28-30th April 2017
For the 2017 Easter weekend, the York model railway show was held. Held once again at York Racecourses over 3 days. This year was the first time Natalie and myself had attended for a number of years for a variety of reasons (usually distance/financial). DEMU were struggling for people to work their stand for the… Continue reading York Model Railway Show 2017
Usually each year we'd attend Alexandra Palace for the London Festival of Model Railways. However, health and other stresses made us both to decide not to go in future. Instead, we decided to go to Scalefour North. We booked a hotel room in order to attend both days (the ticket price allows attendance both days,… Continue reading Scalefour North – 1st & 2nd April 2017
Not long after the Leamington show, we attended the Nottingham show. We'd decided to skip it in recent years due to disliking the venue. It was however always a good show. I got asked if I'd help with the MERG stand, which I accepted for the Sunday (we were at the LWMRS club open day… Continue reading Nottingham MRS Model Railway Show – 2017
The first show attended in 2017 was the Leamington & Warwick's model railway society's annual show. This is usually an excellent show. Natalie and myself attended both days, organising the DEMU stand. We thankfully had some much welcome help from other members this year. Photos of the DEMU stand: A highlight of the show was… Continue reading Leamington & Warwick MRS Show 2017 & Open Day
An overview of 2016 model railway shows.
As previously mentioned in the previous post, I've been working on a new plan recently. It has as yet not got a name, but a plan has been drawn up. I've been discussing progress over on rmweb as usual. However, to recap here: The Origins of the plan: Originally it was envisioned it'd fit in… Continue reading An untitled P4 project