Great Central Railway Model Event

In Association with Soar Valley Model Railway Club

Locomotive line up announced

Steam all 3 days

70013 – Oliver Cromwell – facing North

92214 – Leicester City

73156 –  Standard 5


DMU all 3 days

Friday – Class 20 & 37

Saturday/Sunday – Peak D123 + 1 more to be confirmed



Looking forward to the ‘THE MODEL EVENT’ 2018…

Over 70 of the country’s best layouts will be attending alongside over 40 of the industry’s leading suppliers.

The main event arena, at Quorn & Woodhouse station, there will be a 35,000sqft exhibition hall where suppliers such as Bachmann, Cheltenham, Kernow, Hornby Magazine, Mortons Publishing and Book Law will be in attendance alongside many others.  Layouts, also being exhibited include, amongst others: Aber Emllyn, Avian A Llyin and Bath Green Park

Other stations will specialise in different areas of the hobby.  At Loughborough 16mm live steam, G gauge and Railwayana traders, at Rothley model engineering, gauge 3 and GCR’s resident garden railway.

An intensive timetable will be in operation across the weekend. Locomotive roster to be announced.

2018 event:

Friday 15th to Sunday 17th June 2018
Opens 10am

 At Loughborough, Quorn & Woodhouse, and Rothley stations
All gauges/scales
Railwayana & more
Travel on the real thing between stations
Get up close to life sized exhibits
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