Category: Announcements

Easy Model Bachmann Exclusives

Commemorate the largest naval, air and land operation in history with our D-Day series of 1:72 scale model aircraft, exclusive to Bachmann Europe. June 6th 1944 marked the beginning of Operation Overlord and the Battle of Normandy, with a colossal airborne offensive providing air support for the naval invasion force. Black and white recognition stripes hastily painted on allied aircraft minimised...

GMRC Series Two Starts Tonight!

Channel 5’s successful Great Model Railway Challenge (GMRC) returns for its second series on Friday 13thSeptember, running for eight weekly episodes!   In Series Two, fifteen intrepid teams of model railway builders from across the country will go head to head producing fantastic layouts to a variety of inspiring themes that stretch their imagination and creativity. Last year saw this exciting...

Aviation 72 range takes Bachmann Europe to new heights

Bachmann Europe are pleased to announce that we have been appointed distributor of the highly regarded Aviation 72 range of Diecast Military Aircraft.  There are four ranges available: Aviation 72 – A superb range of 1:72 scale fully assembled die-cast metal replica limited edition models with authentic detailing & fixed undercarriage complete with stands AV72 Premium Range – A fantastic...

Sales Area Exclusive: Class 37/4 37416 ‘Mt Fuji’ BR InterCity (Mainline)

We are pleased to announce another new addition to our range of OO scale Branchline area sales representative exclusive models. The Electric Train Supply (ETS) equipped Class 37/4 sub-class gained an enthusiastic following after its creation in the mid 1980s, specifically to haul passenger trains on secondary lines in Scotland and Wales.  Bachmann’s model of No. 37416 represents the locomotive...

Sales Area Exclusive: Class 37/0 37275 ‘Stainless Pioneer’ BR Railfreight

We are pleased to announce another new addition to our range of OO scale Branchline area sales representative exclusive models. The prototype diesel-electric locomotive upon which this Bachmann model of the popular 1750hp English Electric Type 3 is based, entered service as D6975 at Cardiff in 1965. It was named in late 1988 during the BR ‘Sectorisation’ era, when allocated...