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London Festival of Railway Modelling cancelled, Twitter Festival Starts
March 20, 2020
In news that will surprise no one, the London Festival of Railway Modelling due to take place at Ally Pally this weekend has been cancelled. But model railway
MRE Another Gong
March 19, 2020
MRE has won Silver in the 2019 British Model Railway awards.
A closer look at Hornby’s 2020 100th Anniversary releases
January 7, 2020
Graham Muspratt takes a closer look at Hornby's 2020 unveiling from a Southern Railway perspective.
Hornby celebrates 100th year with new and surprising releases
January 6, 2020
2020 see's Hornby reach its 100th year and to celebrate it's launching a number of limited edition models complete with retro-themed packaging.
Hornby pops up at St Pancras Station
September 7, 2019
Travellers and commuters passing through St Pancras Station are in for a treat this Winter.
Fund raising campaign for Market Deeping Model Railway Club passes £64,000 in a matter of hours
May 19, 2019
A fund-raising campaign to help Market Deeping Model Railway Club recover from a vandalism attack on Saturday raised over £45,000 in just over 24 hours.
Organiser and exhibitor nightmare as layouts and rolling stock destroyed by vandals
May 18, 2019
Modellers around the world have reacted with sympathy, sadness and anger to the news that numerous layouts at Market Deeping Model Railway Club's show in
Hornby launches Coca-Cola Christmas Train Set
April 4, 2019
Christmas is coming as Hornby unveils a Coca-Cola Christmas train set.
There’s a world-record for model trains pulling a real train??? Watch the incredible video
March 2, 2019
Model trains pulling a full-size locomotive? How many trains would it take? Can it even be done?
Congratulations to the winners
February 14, 2019
Here are the winners of the recent London Festival of Railway Modelling competition here on MRE.
Attempt on model railway world speed record – miniature Mallard to try and break 186mph record
February 8, 2019
Model railway enthusiasts will be looking to break a world speed record this weekend.
Competition! Win one of four tickets to The London Festival of Railway Modelling
January 31, 2019
THIS COMPETITION IS NOW CLOSED. Winners were announced here. Model Railway Engineer has teamed up with Warners Exhibitions to offer you the chance to win
A big week for Hornby
January 26, 2019
Hornby is going to need a bigger awards cabinet.
2018 British Model Railway Award winners: Model Railway Engineer honoured
January 25, 2019
The winners have been announced.
Jools Holland reveals model railway 10 years in the making
January 13, 2019
Musician and TV presenter Jools Holland has revealed his 100ft model railway.
Dozens of new locomotives revealed in major launch from Hornby for 2019
January 8, 2019
2019 looks to be one of the most exciting years for Hornby judging by launch plans revealed yesterday.
Book a stay in a miniature model railway home, height restrictions apply
January 7, 2019
Okay, this isn't really about model railways, but hey, it's in conjunction with the world's largest model railway and it's for a good cause and that's all the
Top marks to Märklin for this but where’s the Hornby version?
November 2, 2018
Watching this you could be forgiven for thinking John Lewis have started selling model trains.
When is the The Great Model Railway Challenge on TV: episode dates and times
September 29, 2018
The Great Model Railway Challenge is Channel 5's latest TV series on model railways. Here's how and when you can watch it.
This 1880’s toy train still lives on and it’s famous but can you guess where it’s used?
August 21, 2018
There can't be many of us who haven't seen this train at one time or another.
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