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This 1880’s toy train still lives on and it’s famous but can you guess where it’s used?

monopoly train
There can't be many of us who haven't seen this train at one time or another.  [...]

What you can learn from E.T.

Can it really be 36 years? [...]

Mixing Hobbies: Trains, Lego & Gardens

I challenge you to watch this and not want a Lego steam train in your garden! [...]

7 signs that reveal your other half is a secret railway modeller

Have you got a secret model railway enthusiast in your midst? [...]

Making models with Mamod

Mamod engine
Using a Mamod engine and Wilesco accessories as model making workshop? Will it work? [...]

Best of Model Railway Engineer 2017

I'm taking a break from writing posts on Model Railway Engineer until the new year to spend time with family and friends, as well as plan for 2018. [...]

What’s Been Your Biggest Railway Blunder

So today wasn't one of my finest but it did remind me of this handy tip that might save you a train tragedy. [...]

Men (and Ladies) Most Likely To Be Model Railway Enthusiasts

It's Friday, so time for a bit of fun to go into the weekend with. Is your name on the list?  [...]

If Game of Thrones Had Trains

Game Of Thrones map
Trains versus dragons? [...]

Revealed: my most embarrassing model making moments

There I was happy in my own little world of model trains. And then I saw the odd expression on the face of a lady walking past. "No wait, I'm really not [...]

18 Things Only A Model Railway Enthusiast Will Understand

18 things only a railway modeller will understand
You know you're a model railway enthusiast when... [...]

11 Screaming Steam Train Rides This Halloween (2016)

Are you brave enough to try one of these hair-raising trick or treat train rides this Halloween? [...]

A day trip to Eastleigh

For my birthday my brother and his wife got me tickets for the miniature railway at Eastleigh. This weekend a Big Four show, with scaled down engines from the [...]

Would you hack your Tornado like this?

Bonkers or inspired? Would you do this? But like it or hate it, you have to admire the modelling. [...]

What Do You Think? Clever But Too Silly?

I keep watching these! These tiny railways are a feat of modelling and engineering but are they also just a bit too silly? What do you think? [...]

Lights, Camera, Trains, Lego, Action!

Watch in awe as trains load and unload coal on this huge, and frankly bonkers, computer controlled Lego railway. Is there anything it doesn't do? [...]

Is This The Most Expensive Model Railway Ever?

miniatur wunderland
Model railways aren't the most expensive hobby, unless of course you have one of these... [...]

A Warning | Model Railway Enthusiasts Disease

  Signs like this will never get old. I came across it on t'interweb and it's too good not to share with you.   [...]
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