Hornby Hobbies has revealed the first decorated samples of its LNER ‘B12’ 4-6-0 for ‘OO’ gauge in its fortnightly Engine Shed blog.
Decorated production samples of Bachmann's soon to be released 'N' gauge GWR '64XX' 0-6-0PT have been revealed by the manufacturer.
The first fully working engineering prototype for Golden Valley Hobbies new ‘OO’ gauge Janus 0-6-0 shunter has arrived for evaluation. The Yorkshire Engine Co diesel shunter is being produced exclusively for Golden Valley by Oxford Rail.
Preparations are well advanced for the Great Central Railway’s (GCR) Model Event returning for its third year at the preserved railway in Leicestershire on June 17-19 2016. This three-day show combines model railways with their full-size counterparts and is supported by Hornby Magazine, Railways Illustrated and Steam Days. More than 65 layouts, over 50 traders and a host of societies are already confirmed to attend the event.
Hornby has confirmed release of the forthcoming ‘OO’ gauge air-smoothed Bulleid ‘Merchant Navy’ class ‘Pacific’ has been rescheduled to 2017, following an appraisal of its 2016 range.
In the latest issue of Hornby Magazine we go into detail showing how ADM Turntables indexing drive turntable is installed. The turntable formed part of Hornby Magazine's 24hr challenge and we've included the time lapse videos here for your viewing pleasure too...
Hornby has received the first complete sample of its in development model of the Peckett 'W4' 0-4-0ST for 'OO' gauge. The new sample was revealed in its Engine Shed Blog on May 12.
In the latest issue of Hornby Magazine - HM108, on sale from May 12 2016 - we show how to install a sound decoder and smoke generator in the Heljan Gresley 'O2' 2-8-0 while also giving it a weathered finish. Here's the finished model in action on our office test track.
The new issue of Hornby Magazine - HM108, on sale from today - features a detailed review of Locomotion Models stunning 'OO' gauge model of the Advanced Passenger Train - Experimental as well as the history of this iconic train in Reality Check. Watch this model in action and hear its sound features here...