Category: Model Railway

Bachmann Class 90 – Raising the Bar

The hotly anticipated Bachmann Branchline Class 90 Electric locomotives are now on their way to retailers across the UK. This all-new OO scale model is the first British-outline model to feature a DCC-operated pantograph and other highlights include an easy-access DCC decoder socket, sprung and retractable buffers (retractable option on certain models), full-depth cab interiors and switchable day or night lighting modes. To coincide with the arrival of...

Latest Arrivals – Birdcage Coaches Roll In

We are pleased to announce that all of our Graham Farish N Scale Birdcage coaches have now been released and are arriving with Bachmann stockists. With a wealth of fine detailing, including roof variations for all eras modelled, NEM couplings and additional accessory packs, our SE&CR Birdcage coaches are decorated in three authentic liveries spanning multiple eras; SE&CR Wellington Brown (374-910),  SR Maunsell Green  (374-911)...

Western Pullman Train Set Preview

The exquisite 6-car OO scale Western Pullman in BR Grey & Blue livery, SOUND FITTED in both power cars, combines with the Dynamis Ultima DCC system to ensure you get the full effects of the lighting and sound features built into this ground-breaking model. Set for release this summer, we’re excited to share a preview of the model in action, with our video focusing on the SOUND FITTED features in particular.

Behind the Scenes at Bachmann Showcase 2019

In January the Bachmann team toured the country as part of our annual Bachmann Showcase, where we announced our 2019 Branchline & Graham Farish catalogues and upcoming ranges to our retailers and members of the press. On our travels we visited London, Bristol, Leicester, Bolton and Edinburgh and were delighted with the response we received to our new announcements. In London we welcomed Phil Parker from BRM who...