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, the Shows Co-ordinator 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

Date:

Name, Venue etc.:

Layouts etc.:

6/4/2019 - 7/4/2019

Cheltenham Model Railway Show

Event address: St Margaret's Hall, Coniston Road, Hatherley, Cheltenham, GL51 3NU
Opening Times: 10am to 5pm on Saturday, 4:30 on Sunday
Admission: Adults £5.00, Children £2.50, Family (2+2) £10.00
Parking: Yes
Disabled Access: Yes
Refreshments: Yes
Website: http://www.cheltmodrail.org.uk



Layouts/Traders:
The End of the Line by Tim Crockford

Tony's Forest, 0-14 by Robin Edwards http://www.robinslayouts.co.uk/tonys-forest/ The show raises funds for Pied Piper.

20/4/2019 - 22/4/2019

York Model Railway Show

Event address: Knavesmire Stand, York Racecourse, York YO23 1EX
Opening Times: 10am to 5pm, Saturday and Sunday, 10am to 4:30pm Monday
Admission: Adults £9 (£7.50 in advance); Children £4 (£4); Family £22 (£19)
Parking: Free on grass so dependent on ground conditions
Disabled Access: Yes, Lifts to all floors
Refreshments: Yes, full restaurant service including licensed bar
Website: https://yorkshow.org.uk/
Email: manager@yorkshow.org.uk



Layouts/Traders:
130 stands and traders including in 7mm Narrow Gauge:

Calstock Halton Quay (0-16.5) by Chris Peacock

Clee Valley Tramway (0-9) by Pete Leadley

Purgatory Peak (On30) by Macclesfield MRG

Zauberwaldbahn (1:48 Oe) by Axel Klozenbuecher

7mmNGA Publicity Stand

Demostration by Paul Martin.

12/5/2019

Slim Gauge Circle Spring Meeting

Event address: LMR Association Club Hillmorton Road Hillmorton Rugby Warwickshire CV22 5AL
Opening Times: 10:00 - 16:00
Admission: Free entry for visitors. Club Membership £10.00 per year.
Parking: Large car park and free parking in surrounding streets
Disabled Access: Yes
Refreshments: Yes. Licensed bar, soft drinks, tea & coffee, filled rolls.
Website: http://slimgaugecircle.com/
Email: terence.sc.rowe@btinternet.com
Telephone: 07875 961273



Layouts/Traders:
Association New Modelling Goods stand and the On30 Depot, plus others to be decided. There is also a member's Bring & Buy.Although this is a club meeting for the Slim Gauge Circle, all 7mmNGA members are invited to attend as the club caters for On30, as well as HOn3 and other American NG scales, larger and smaller. There is an active On30 modular group which is always seeking new members.

18/5/2019

SWING - Small & Wonderful Industrial & Narrow Gauge + Association AGM

Event address: The Littlehampton Academy Fitzalan Road Littlehampton West Sussex BN17 6FE
Opening Times: 10:00 - 16:30
Admission: £6.00 adult: £5.00 7mmNGA, OO9 and G0G members.
Parking: Ample on site parking
Disabled Access: Yes
Refreshments: Yes. Hot and cold drinks plus a variety of hot and cold snacks from the renowned Buffer’s Bistro!.
Website: http://swing.model-railway.org.uk/
Email: richard@rgrphotography.co.uk
Telephone: 01243 261641



Layouts/Traders:
Full 7mmNGA new and second-hand sales stands, including On30 Depot, Publications and Recruitment. See SWING website for further details which will be added as they become available.Supporting Chestnut Tree House Children's Hospice Care.
Click here for poster/leaflet

18/5/2019

7mm Narrow Gauge Association Annual General Meeting - at SWING for 2019 Only

Event address: The Littlehampton Academy Fitzalan Road Littlehampton West Sussex BN17 6FE
Opening Times: 14:00 - 16:30, if necessary.
Admission: Check SWING show entry please.
Parking: Ample on site car parking.
Disabled Access: Yes.
Refreshments: Hot and cold drinks and snacks available all day.
Website: https://7mmnga.org.uk/index.php
Email: secretary@7mmnga.org.uk
Telephone: 020 8429 3761 or 07817 071092



Layouts/Traders:
For one year only the Association's AGM will be held during the South Down Area Group's SWING show. This will enable a larger Exhibition to be held in Burton upon Trent Town Hall on Saturday 8th June to mark the Association's 40th Anniversary. A variety of narrow gauge and industrial layouts, plus extensive trade support will be at SWING. Check the separate entry for further details about the show please. As per usual, the AGM will take place in an adjacent room starting at 2 pm.The Secretary, Richard Coney, can be contacted for any additional details.

1/6/2019

Narrow Gauge East

Event address: Bressingham Steam Museum, Low Road, Bressingham, Diss, Norfolk IP22 2AA
Opening Times: To be confirmed
Parking: Yes, Free
Disabled Access: Yes, to ground floor
Refreshments: Yes
Website: https://www.bressingham.co.uk/home.aspx
Email: pr@bressingham.co.uk



Layouts/Traders:
Association Sales stand.

8/6/2019

7mm Narrow Gauge Association Annual Show

Event address: Burton Town Hall King Edward Place Burton-upon-Trent
Opening Times: 10 30
Admission: £5.00 £3.00 for members. Partners and children free
Parking: Limited
Disabled Access: Yes
Refreshments: Yes Hot & Cold
Website: www.7mmnga.org.uk



Layouts/Traders:
TBA
Click here for poster/leaflet

23/6/2019

Beds and Bucks Narrow Gauge Modellers Open Day

Event address: Barton Le Clay Village Hall, MK45 4JY
Website: http://009bedsandbucks.webplus.net/



Layouts/Traders:
Watchet Town (Peter Jackson)

6/7/2019 - 7/7/2019

Basildon 40th Model Railway Exhibition

Event address: James Hornsby School, Leinster Road, SS15 5NX
Opening Times: 10:00am - 5:00pm (4:00pm Sunday)
Admission: Adult £5, Seniors £3, Child £2
Parking: Yes
Disabled Access: Yes
Refreshments: Yes



Layouts/Traders:
Watchet Quay (Peter Jackson)

13/7/2019 - 14/17/2019

Amberley Museum Railway Gala Weekend

Event address: Amberley Museum New Barn Road Amberley near Arundel West Sussex, BN18 9LT
Opening Times: 10am to 4:30pm
Website: http://www.amberleynarrowgauge.co.uk/



Layouts/Traders:
More details to follow when available.

3/8/2019

The Stratford upon Avon Industrial & Narrow Gauge Model Railway Show

Event address: Methodist Church, Old Town, Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 6BG
Opening Times: 10am to 4pm
Admission: Adults £5, Children £3, Family £13
Disabled Access: Yes, to all areas
Refreshments: Yes



Layouts/Traders:
At least 12 layouts, demonstrations and trade support.

Association sales stands.

In aid of the Brain Tumour Trust.

10/8/2019

Bexhill Model Railway Club Annual Exhibition

Event address: St Richard's Catholic College Ashdown Road Bexhill on Sea TN40 1SE
Website: http://www.bexhillmrc.org.uk/



Layouts/Traders:
Watchet Quay (Peter Jackson)

5/10/2019 - 6/10/2019

Folkestone, Hythe and District Model Railway Club Show

Event address: Leas Cliff Hall Folkestone
Opening Times: 10:00am - 5:00pm
Website: http://www.folkestone-mrc.com/NEXT%20SHOW%20MENU.html



Layouts/Traders:
Watchet Town (Peter Jackson)

19/10/2019

M5-M50 Narrow Gauge Modellers Open Day

Event address: Corse & Staunton Village Hall Gloucester Road Corse Gloucestershire GL19 3RQ
Opening Times: 10am to 4:30pm
Admission: tba
Parking: Yes, Free
Disabled Access: Yes
Refreshments: Yes



Layouts/Traders:
tba

3/11/2019

Slim Gauge Circle Autumn Meeting

Event address: LMR Association Club Hillmorton Road Hillmorton Rugby Warwickshire CV22 5AL
Opening Times: 10:00 - 16:00
Admission: Free entry for visitors. Club Membership £10.00 per year.
Parking: Large car park and free parking in surrounding streets.
Disabled Access: Yes.
Refreshments: Licensed bar, soft drinks, tea & coffee, filled rolls.
Website: http://slimgaugecircle.com/
Email: terence.sc.rowe@btinternet.com
Telephone: 07875 961273



Layouts/Traders:
Association New Modelling Goods stand and the On30 Depot, plus others to be decided. There is also a member's Bring & Buy. Although this is a club meeting for the Slim Gauge Circle, all 7mmNGA members are invited to attend as the club caters for On30, as well as HOn3 and other American NG scales, larger and smaller. There is an active On30 modular group which is always seeking new members.

9/11/2019

Bradford Members Day

Event address: St Cuthbert Church
Opening Times: 10.00 am
Disabled Access: Yes
Refreshments: Yes - if pre ordered



Layouts/Traders:
Association SalesBradford Inn Churches

14/3/2020

Narrow Gauge North

Event address: Pudsey Civic Hall
Email: admin@narrowgaugenorth.org.uk



Layouts/Traders:
Association SalesSue Ryder