KEN BALL – CELEBRATING 60+ YEARS OF MODEL MAKING!

From our March Newsletter as written by Mike. Many of our readers, of course, will be well aware of Ken Ball’s modelling skills and the huge contribution he has made over the years to our hobby. Regular exhibition attenders almost anywhere in the North-West of England (and beyond!) will, no doubt, have seen many examples …

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March 2018 Newsletter

As we are now less than a week from the exhibition as you might expect there is a quite a bit on that. But fear not, there is the usual spread of fantastic articles. Click to Download In this issue you will find: On the Exhibition; A final round up. Ken Ball – Celebrating 60+ …

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Macclesfield Model Railway Exhibition Sneaky Peek

Its now only 10 days until our 2018 Exhibition. If you can’t wait until then, feast you eyes on these:

Download our Exhibition Guide

Now available for download is our 2018 exhibition! Macc Exhibition 2018 Guide Later this week we will be sharing some pictures of the layouts that are attending.

Decembers Newsletter

Hi Well into December and here it is, Decembers newsletter. A very busy issue, thanks Mike for a fantastic effort. December 2017 Newsletter Purgatory Peak at Hazel Grove Dominic continues his ‘Colorado Adventure’ with a visit to the Rio Grande Scenic Railroad Something for the kids – some activities for the younger readers! Rumblings from the London Underground …

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Novembers Newsletter!

Hi. Our November newsletter is now available to download: November 2017 Newsletter In this months issue you will find: “The 0N30 Group Searched For The Pies” Purgatory Peak visits Wigan. “The Cumbres and Toltec Scenic Railroad”; Dominic’s grand tour of America visits another high altitude narrow gauge railway. Both terminus are over 7,800ft with the …

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Exhibition news: Free Classic Bus service on both days!

Some great news for our March exhibition. On both days there is going to be classic bus scheduled service which will be running from Macclesfield Railway Station to Tytherington School and back.  

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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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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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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