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Blogs

BLOG: Multi-sound decoder

Digital Sound continues to grow with high end decoders gaining new and better features and new comers to the market too. Hornby’s Twin Track Sound system has been very well received at the budget end of the scale and this year

Posted in Blogs, Mike Wild

BLOG: Scottish Inspiration

Despite the best efforts of mother nature (Storm Doris) to hinder my journey to Glasgow, this time last week I was  inside the Scottish Exhibition and Conference Centre staffing the Hornby Magazine stand at Model Rail Scotland. If you stopped

Posted in Blogs, Mark Chivers

BLOG: Show season

Exhibitions are a big part of the model railway scene. During 2017 we will be attending five major events across the country spread from Birmingham to Glasgow – and not forgetting the Great Electric Train Show which is sponsored by Hornby

Posted in Blogs, Mike Wild

BLOG: Details, details, details…

With the remnants of my diesel depot shunting plank languishing somewhere in the garage following a recent house move, my attention has turned to detailing some of the ‘OO’ locomotive fleet for my modelling fix. I find it incredibly therapeutic

Posted in Blogs, Mark Chivers

Blog: The goods loop

It was great to sit back and relax a little after the Warley National Model Railway Exhibition, but no sooner had I sat down I found myself itching to get back into layout building – again! Fortunately, there is a

Posted in Blogs, Mike Wild

Blog: New Year, New Models

Happy New Year and welcome to our first blog of 2017… For me this is an exciting time of the year especially as some of the model railway manufacturers have returned to the tradition of unveiling their plans for the

Posted in Blogs, Mark Chivers

Blog: Farewell 2016

There are just two weeks left of 2016 and now is the time where tradition steps in so we reflect back on the past year. This year I was particularly keen that we got back into building layouts for the

Posted in Blogs, Mike Wild

Blog: Warley highlights

The 2016 Warley National Model Railway Exhibition went past in a flash. It seemed that no sooner had we arrived on the Friday afternoon to set up that we were packing up again to head for home – the two

Posted in Blogs, Mark Chivers

Blog: Countdown to Warley

As I type there are just seven short days to go until we will be heading to the National Exhibition Centre in Birmingham to set up our stand for the Warley National Model Railway Exhibition. And the layout that we

Posted in Blogs, Mike Wild

Blog: Steam, camera, action!

Recently we’ve been lucky enough to preview Dapol’s soon to be released Black Label ‘OO’ gauge Gresley ‘A4’ 4-6-2. This enticing new model promises factory fitted smoke, sound, working lights and more all wrapped up in one package. Reviewing models

Posted in Blogs, Mark Chivers

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