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Leamington & Warwick MRS Show 2017 & Open Day

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

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Nottingham Model Railway Show

Sunday just gone saw Natalie and myself go along to the Nottingham show. This show has always been a highlight I've found. It seems for me to find the right balance between the number and variety of layouts and the trade stands. It also I find is much easier to navigate than bigger shows such… Continue reading Nottingham Model Railway Show

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Slow week…

So today has been a bit of a slow week. Monday my best friend Natalie popped over and we discussed West Cromwell Road and the plans there of. We also watched on of the Model Rail DVDs (loco detailing iirc), which I found quite good, though it felt a little short, but that might just… Continue reading Slow week…

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Ponderings and stuff

After having a rather busy last few weeks with DEMU Showcase and a DEMU airbrush/weathering meetup in Tamworth haven't had much chance to sit and do anything at the newly cleared workbench alas. However, conversations with Natalie have progressed on various aspects of both the Salisbury/Chilmark layout plans and possible subjects for the RMWeb 2011… Continue reading Ponderings and stuff

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Taunton; and RAF Chilmark inspired Layout moves forward a step.

[Originally Posted over on¬†RMweb.co.uk.] So, firstly Taunton Wonderful event, glad I went. Long tiring drive there (for me 100+ miles is very tiring and painful), but by the time to go came, I left with a feeling that it was all very much worth it! Having better access to the layouts to actually see them… Continue reading Taunton; and RAF Chilmark inspired Layout moves forward a step.

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Interesting Research Items

[Originally Posted over on¬†RMweb.co.uk.] Whilst searching for more info on RAF Chilmark for a layout plan I'm thinking about I came across the following: RAF Chilmark visit by 28dayslater site Another visit report The photos show some interesting aspects of the Narrow Gauge railway in the facility. Not sure I'll model the NG stuff, but… Continue reading Interesting Research Items