Bachmann on the Road: Model World LIVE

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Date and Time: 
27th April 2024, 10:00 – 17:00 
28th April 2024, 10:00 – 16:00 

Hall 12, National Exhibition Centre, Birmingham, B40 1NT.

Bachmann and MCC are bringing hands on modelling to Model World LIVE on April 27/28 2024 with three spectacular stands including a Make and Take operated by Bachmann Europe’s MCC (Model Collect Create) Hobby Centre.

The MCC stand will offer hands on modelling activities for visitors to Model World LIVE including a build, paint and race PineCar racetrack with prizes for best decorated and fastest cars, a Woodland Scenics Make and Take to learn new skills in scenic modelling plus demonstrations by the MCC team.

In addition, the Bachmann Europe brand will be showing its latest railway and scale modelling products on dedicated stands for Bachmann railways and its scale modelling brands through Pocketbond. The railway stand will feature the latest products from the Bachmann Branchline, Graham Farish and Bachmann Narrow Gauge ranges alongside the Bachmann Collectors Club. The railway stand will also host the Kinesis Theatre where visitors can watch regular demonstrations of the new digital control products coming from Bachmann in 2024.

The Pocketbond stand will feature the latest kits from its 14 product ranges, including Academy Hobby Model Kits, AFV Club, Hong Kong Models, Emhar, Roden, Takom, Trumpeter, Adventures in Plastic, Suyata and more

Model World LIVE takes place on April 27/28 2024 at the NEC in Birmingham and joins railway and scale modelling together in one show. The event will feature more than 35 working model railways, more than 35 scale modelling displays – extending to more than 400ft and featuring the best in aviation, military, maritime and sci-fi modelling – plus more than 60 trade stands, demonstrations and special features which will be revealed during February and March.

Advance tickets are on sale now for Model World LIVE offering early entry to the show each day and a saving over on the door prices. Discounted advance ticket prices are £16 for adults (£14 for subscribers) and £9 for children (Saturday) while a VIP ticket is available for £50 offering two-day entry to the show, £25 of Key Publishing publications and more. On the day prices are £19 for adults and £10 for children. On Sunday, up to two children will be admitted free with each paying adult.

NEC parking prices are £18.95 on the day, but parking can be paid for in advance of the show offering a £5 discount for exhibition visitors. Advance parking purchases are open now through the NEC website.

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