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News: FILM: Operation Build-It complete!

By Mark Chivers on 17 April 2014, 08:23

Hornby Magazine's Operation Build-It layout is complete and you can read the final installment in the current issue of Hornby Magazine (HM83). All it needed was a few DCC sound-fitted models...


Features: FRIDAY FILM: Thompson 'O1'

By Mark Chivers on 11 April 2014, 11:29

Hornby Magazine's DCC Handbook - a free 48 page extra magazine with the main issue (HM83) - includes a feature on installing DCC sound into Hornby's Thompson 'O1' 2-8-0.


News: Great Electric Train Show Website

By Mark Chivers on 10 April 2014, 11:43

A brand new website dedicated to the Hornby Magazine Great Electric Train Show is now live, bringing together the latest information and more details on confirmed exhibits, traders and demonstrators.



By Mark Chivers on 10 April 2014, 10:41

The new May issue of Hornby Magazine is on sale now and features an exclusive interview with the new team at Dapol, together with full details of their release plans for 2014/2015.


News: Heljan Class 33 and 128 video

By Mike Wild on 28 March 2014, 16:42

Heljan released its retooled Class 33 and the Midland version of its Class 128 parcels railcar in March. Here is a video of these two new 'OO' gauge models in action on Topley Dale...


News: Dapol unveils new catalogue

By Mark Chivers on 22 March 2014, 10:41

Today Dapol has unveiled its new catalogue for 2014. Whilst primarily a year of consolidation, new model highlights include the LNER ‘J72’ 0-6-0T in ‘N’ gauge and the LSWR Adams ‘B4’ 0-4-0T in ‘OO’ gauge.


Features: FRIDAY FILM: Baby Deltic

By Mark Chivers on 21 March 2014, 15:38

Heljan's backdated 'OO' gauge Class 23 'Baby Deltic' is reviewed in the latest issue of Hornby Magazine - on sale now. Here's a short video of the locomotive being put through its paces on our office layout, Topley Dale.


News: Heljan reveal Met Bo-Bo

By Mark Chivers on 21 March 2014, 14:08

Heljan has released the first images of its forthcoming ‘OO’ gauge model of the Metropolitan Bo-Bo electric locomotive, as operated on London’s Metropolitan Railway.


News: Hattons Garratt on test - the video

By Mike Wild on 13 March 2014, 09:59

Hattons Model Railways received its first batch of production LMS Beyer Garratts just in time for our April dated issue and the new issue - on sale today - includes a full review of the model plus a feature on the history of the class. To show the models impressive haulage capacity we have also produced this exclusive video of the model in action on Topley Dale.


News: WR AEC railcar with sound - video

By Mike Wild on 13 March 2014, 09:47

Amongst the latest projects of Hornby Magazine Editor is this WR AEC railcar which was sound fitted for use on our Western/Southern Region exhibition layout St Stephens Road. Here this model in action running on Topley Dale with this brand new video...