The 7mm Narrow Gauge Association aims to encourage the modelling of
narrow gauge railways at a scale of or around 7mm to 1 foot (1:43)

Show Diary

The members layouts listed under each year, are scheduled to be at the stated exhibitions. We hope you will be able to attend any in your area. We will soon have a Photo Gallery showcasing examples of the standard reached by many of our members. Would members let us know where and when your layout is being exhibited by email to the Chairman, the Narrow News editor and the Webmaster. (click here to open a new email in your email client) We also welcome details of exhibitions your group is running. Full details of exhibition times and venue would be appreciated. Please quote your membership number in all correspondence. Whilst endeavouring to ensure details above are correct, the Association, its officers or members, cannot be held responsible for changes or cancellations to any of the events, or for errors that may occur in publishing these details.

Show Diary


Name, Venue etc.:

Layouts etc.:


Astolat Model Railway Exhibition

Event address: The Surrey Sports Park, University of Surrey, Richard Meyjes Road, Guildford, Surrey, GU2 7AD

Watchet Town - Peter Jackson,

Slindon Vale - Norewood for Slindon and Norewood Depot - South Downs Area Group - O16.5

plus Association stand


Trent Valley Open Day

Event address: St Johns Church Hall, Devonshire Drive, Mickleover, Derby, Derbyshire DE3 9HD NOTE THIS IS DIFFERENT TO THAT IN NARROW NEWS SHOW DIARY FOR DEC/JAN
Opening Times: 10 am to about 4 pm
Admission: £4
Parking: Yes
Refreshments: Yes
Telephone: 01904 331973


EDM Models

Port Wynnstay


If YOU want to bring something please contact the organisers


Bristol 7mm Exhibition

Event address: University of the West of England Conference Centre, Filton Road, Bristol BS34 8QZ
Opening Times: 10am to 4pm
Parking: Free.
Disabled Access: Yes
Refreshments: Yes

7mm NGA publicity and publications stand.

Berkeley Valley Railroad, On30 by Jim Keylock

Arun Quay, 7mm Std Gauge, the new layout by Gordon & Maggie Gravett - must be worth coming to see.

Many traders & demonstrations

3/2/2018 - 4/2/2018

Stafford Railway Circle Show

Event address: Stafford County Showground, Weston Road, Stafford, Staffordshire ST18 0BD
Opening Times: Sat 10 am-5 pm, Sun 10 am-4.30 pm
Admission: Adults £9, Children £1
Parking: Lots, but some on grass
Disabled Access: Yes
Refreshments: Yes

Hadley, Stoneybrook and Swale 0-16.5 20' x 6' , Arline Wilson

A lot of the parking is on grass, can be slippy if it has been raining. The venue is the County Show Ground, it isn't usually very warm inside, don't leave your coat in the car, you might well need it. Vintage Bus from the station. (The heating on the bus. often open rear entrance is no better than the showground!


Sudbury Vale Model Railway Show

Event address: St. Mary's Church, Yate, South Gloucestershire, BS37 6QT
Opening Times: 10am to 4:30pm
Admission: Adults £5, children free
Parking: None on site, please use Yate Centre car parks.

7mm NG Layouts:

Derwent Road, 09 by Bill Flude

Ramma Woods, 09 by Simon Andrews

Snowdon, 8mm NWNGR by Peter Booth

Angell Creek, On30 by Paul Davis



Event address: St Mary's Church Hall, Matthias St, Morecambe, Lancashire' LA4 5JR.
Opening Times: 10 am to about 3 pm
Admission: £4
Parking: Yes,
Refreshments: Tea & Coffee, Fish and Chips nearby


Lancashire Area Group's first meeting. A bit like Bradford Member's Day with Fish and Chips instead of pies. NEW VENTURE< PLEASE SUPPORT IT


Tonbridge Model Railway Club Exhibition

Event address: The Angel Centre, Tonbridge, Kent, TN9 1SF
Opening Times: 10:00am to 5:00pm
Admission: Adults - £6.00 Children (10-16) - £1.00 Accompanied children under 10 - FREE
Parking: The venue is surrounded by large car parks, making access easy.

Watchet Town - Peter Jackson - O16.5

Slindon Vale - Norewood for Slindon and Norewood Depot - South Downs Area Group - O16.5

plus other 7mm NG layouts and two 009 layouts.


Narrow Gauge North

Event address: Pudsey Civic Centre Dawsons Corner Pudsey
Parking: Yes, lots and FREE on Saturday, Very near Pudsey Rail Station
Disabled Access: Yes, by lift, but NOT to stage
Refreshments: Yes
Profits go to Wheatfields Hospice


Modrail18 by Swindon Model Railway Club

Event address: Steam Museum, Firefly Avenue, Swindon, Wiltshire, SN2 2EY

The End of the Line, O/O14 by Tim Crockford.

31/3/2018 - 2/4/2018

York Model Railway Show

Event address: Knavesmire Stand, York Racecourse, York YO23 1EX
Opening Times: 10am to 5pm, 4:30 on Monday (Easter Weekend)
Admission: Adults £9, Children £4, Family £22, Advance tickets available.
Parking: Free on grass so dependent on ground conditions
Disabled Access: Yes
Refreshments: Full meals, snacks and bar

Many traders and layouts including the 7mm NGA publicity and publications stand manned by the Yorkshire Group.

7mm NG Layouts:

Gweek North Quay - Helston & Falmouth MRC

Canalside Ironworks - David Atkinson

Ferme du Pont - Michael Hodgson & Robert Bateson


Luton Model Railway Club Exhibition

Event address: Stopsley High School, St. Thomas' Road, Luton, Bedfordshire LU2 7UX

The End of the Line, O/O14 by Tim Crockford.


Narrow Gauge East

Event address: Bressingham Steam Museum and Gardens IP22 2AA
Opening Times: 10:30 to 5:00
Admission: £6.50
Parking: Free parking on site
Disabled Access: Yes
Refreshments: The Steam Museum cafe serves teas, coffees, cold drinks, pies, pasties, snacks, salads, baked potato

Watchet Town - Peter Jackson (O-16.5)

East Dunnet (0-16.5) Chelmsford & District MRC

Wensleydale (0-16.5)

La Garita Hills Railroad On30

Mosquito Falls On30

Association Sales