Octobers Newsletter!

Hello again. Octobers issue is now online here: October 2017 Newsletter In this months issue, you will find: “Penny Project” – Paper Mache; Udo gives a tutorial on how to create this cheap alternative to “plaster and bandages” for landscaping your layout. Three Members Found Legless in Bakewell; Sutton Hilltop (our 00 layout), recently visited …

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September 2017 Newsletter is now available to download.

Hi.  September already and our newsletter is now available for download: September 2017 Newsletter If you like this and want more please look here for back-issues. In this month you will find: How to get standard gauge freight cars on narrow gauge tracks: A great article from Udo showing how the narrow Gauge railways of …

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August Newsletter

Augusts newsletter is now online. Please feel free to have a look. August 2017 Newsletter In this months issue there is: Ian continues with part 2 of “LEDs For Railway Modelling”, another excellent article on how to light up your layout and models. Ian again does a fantastic job of dispelling s some of the …

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Julys newsletter

Hello again! Yes, July’s newsletter is available to download. Please free to have a look. July 2017 Newsletter In this months edition: Dominic visits The Weisseritztalbahn (a German narrow gauge railway). This looks like an amazing day out, but a little far for me to travel! At time of writing the line was 15 km in …

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June 2017 Newsletter

Late again I’m afraid….. But cause for celebration, our newsletter is now four years old! Thanks to Mike for all the hard work.  Please feel free to download it: June 2017 Newsletter Past news letters can be found here. In this month you will find: ‘Loxley’ – an ’N’ gauge layout in Germany. More Wintry …

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Mays Newsletter!

Well, we’re well and truly into May now.  The newsletter is up and available to download: May 2017 Newsletter In this months issue: Shaun takes Wolfe Lowe to Nottinghams 2017 Exhibition Udo gives us a view of the hobby in Germany. Udo also tells us about “Die Modelbahnwerkstatt in Wuppertal” which is the club he is …

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Aprils Newsletter

Hi Its been a busy month for me and I nearly missed this one, so apologies; better late than never! Our monthly news letter is now available for download here. In this month we have the exhibition report and congratulate the new owner of (what was) our Sutton Central Layout. Kind of related to the exhibition …

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March Newsletter

Our March Newsletter is now available for downloading: March 2017 – Newsletter In this months newsletter you will find: Jubilees at Diggle Junction; Recollections on Diggle Junction and the Mickelhurst Loop from Ken. Final Report from Al Facer’s ‘Man Cave’; Mike gives a fantastic tribute to fellow enthusiast and club member Alastair Facer who passed …

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Semaphore Signals Bounce!

Mike here.  I’ve been asked by some of our newsletter subscribers to dig out an article from the July 2015 issue. Dave Fenton who some of you might know from MegaPoints Controllers wrote an article on adding servo control to Dapol semaphore signals including the bounce. If you want to see it working see below …

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February’s Newsletter!

Yes it’s that time again. In this months edition there is a large spread given over to layouts attending the show, so if you have looked at the pictures on the site, this should add flavour and background of these wonderful layouts. If Maglev trains interest you there is an article on these trains. Also there …

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