On Monday 16th March, Warners Shows, organisers of the London Festival of Railway Modelling announced their decision to cancel the event that was due to be held at Alexandra Palace on the 21-22 March 2020.
Warners said: “We pride ourselves on delivering outstanding events to the hobby and this decision was not reached lightly, but the right one for the health and safety of all involved. Naturally, we are all very disappointed and we are currently working with the venue to secure new dates.
Thank you to all the sponsors, exhibitors, layouts, societies and visitors for their continued support for the show during these exceptional circumstances.
We will shortly be making contact with everyone who is involved in the show to organise transfers / refunds.”
As event sponsors, Bachmann Europe fully support the decision made by Warners Shows and we look forward to working with them again in the future.
We have also been informed that the following events which Bachmann Europe were due to attend have been cancelled:
- The London Bus Museum Spring Gathering 2020 – Cancelled
- York Model Railway Show 2020 – Cancelled
- Salute 2020 – Cancelled
- Bristol Model Railway Exhibition 2020 – Cancelled
- Derby Model Railway Exhibition 2020 – Cancelled
- Duxford Air Show 2020 – Cancelled
- DEMU Showcase 2020 – Cancelled
- Cosford Air Show 2020 – Cancelled
- GCR Model Event (Great Central Railway) 2020 – Cancelled