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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 …


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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February 2018 Newsletter

Hi Folks Your February Newsletter is now available to download. This month it not only contains lots more information about the show, the final instalment of RM 467’s history and details of our FREE show bus service, it also has Udo’s take on building cobbled streets, Vic’s cheap and easy way to monitor loco performance …

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January’s Newsletter

Hi, I hope everyone had a fantastic Christmas and New Year. Our January newsletter is now available. If you’d like a copy direct into your inbox, please feel free subscribe to our mailing list using the form on the left side bar (or at below the comments box if viewing on a mobile device or …

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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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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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