Category: Model Railway

Woodland Scenics – Fences

Add character to any scene with hand-painted and authentically weathered Fences. Easily assemble Fences on your layout by aligning the modular pieces. Fences feature gates, detailed hinges and planter pins for simple installation. Each fence represents 192 scale feet. Six types of Fences will be coming soon to N, HO and O scale: log, rail, chain link, picket, privacy and...

Bachmann Europe announce first new products for 2020

We are delighted to share with you our first new product announcements for 2020 following the launch of the British Railway Announcements – Spring 2020. Twenty new items have been announced for the Bachmann Branchline and Scenecraft OO scale ranges, all of which are due to arrive in the next three months, whilst more than thirty previously announced items have...

A new era dawns for Bachmann Europe

On Monday 20th January 2020, a new era dawned for Bachmann Europe with the launch of the Model Railway Combined Volume 2020. Bringing together our extensive range of British-outline models, the Combined Volume features items from Graham Farish, Bachmann Narrow Gauge, Bachmann Branchline, Thomas & Friends, Scenecraft and other complementary products which are available to purchase from Bachmann retailers, or...

GMRC Series 2 – The Semi- Finals

Channel 5’s Great Model Railway Challenge 2019 has reached the semi-final stage, and this week we review the excitement as the six successful teams to make it through the heats battled it out to secure themselves a place in the final. Semi-final one brought together Team Grantham, Rail Riders and Corby Steelmen to tackle the ‘Myths, Monsters, Legends & Fables’...

GMRC Series 2 – Heat Five

Channel 5’s Great Model Railway Challenge 2019 has been maintaining consistently high viewing figures just under the million mark, and the last of the first round competitions, heat five, which aired on Saturday 5th October, accelerated momentum, bringing together the Railway Sleepers, Team Grantham and Muddle & Go Nowhere to compete for the remaining place in the series’ semi-finals. Imagination was unrestrained...

GMRC Series 2 – Heat Four

The Great Model Railway Challenge 2019 has really hit its stride now, and heat four which aired on Friday 4th October saw Three Millers, The Titfield Thunderbolts and Who’s Counting Rivets competing for a place in the series’ semi-finals. The teams approached ‘Uncharted Territory’ with resolve, armed with creativity and resourcefulness in spades. Three Millers’ low-tide railway ‘Luctor et Emergo’ (‘I...