Trainwest

Saturday 8 & Sunday 9 April 2017

Bentley Model Railway Group present the 2017 Trainwest Model Railway Exhibition at the Springfield Community Campus, Corsham, Wiltshire, SN13 9DN, United Kingdom.

Admission Prices (at the door) (in advance) (Sunday only after 1 p.m.)
Adult (18 and over): 8.00 6.00 5.00
Child (5 - 17): 5.00 3.00 2.00 *
Child (0 - 4): Free - Free
Group(2 Adult + 2 Child): 20.00 N/A N/A
Times Saturday 10:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Sunday 10:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
  * Special offer for Sunday only after 1.00 p.m.:
One free child admission with each paying adult.

Please note offers not applicable on the Saturday
Advance tickets available by post from: TRAINWEST,
84 Hardens Mead,
Chippenham,
Wiltshire SN15 3AF.
(For postal applications please enclose a cheque, payable to TRAINWEST, and an s.a.e.)
Advance tickets also available to callers at: Springfield Community Campus
Modelmania in Bristol
Gas Cupboard Models in Trowbridge
Weston's Railways near Swindon
Brunel Model Railways in Clevedon

LAYOUTS
59th and Rust (HO)
Ray O'Neill
USA - New York - 1955-73
Q Dump (O16.5)
Nigel Tansley
Belgium - Near the Front Line - 1917
Antwerpen Oostkaai (HO)
Bill Roberts
Belgium - Antwerp - 1990s
Rolvenden (P4)
Robin Gay
UK - Kent & East Sussex Railway - 1925
Black Country Blues (EM)
Staffordshire Finescale
UK - Ex-LNWR in the West Midlands - 1975
St George's Quay (O)
Alan Gray
UK - LNER in Northumbria - 1930s
Croydon North Street (OO)
Darren Johnson
UK - London Outskirts - 1989-94
St Merryn (P4)
South London Group S4 Society
UK - Ex-LSWR in North Cornwall - 1954
Devil's Bridge (OO9)
Eddie & Rachael Field
Wales - Vale of Rheidol narrow gauge - Present Day
Stodden Hundred Light Railway (O)
Andrew Jones
UK - Light Railway in Bedfordshire - 1930s
Eight Dollar Canyon (HO)
Carshalton & Sutton MRC
USA - Somewhere in the West - 1960s-70s
Tormouth (N)
Northants & Cambs N Gauge Society Area Group
UK - South West England - 1960-79
Ghylldale (OO9)
John Varley
UK Narrow gauge in Yorkshire - Late 1930s
Totnes (N)
John Birkett-Smith
UK - GWR in Devon - 1920-40
Hounslow Sidings (OO)
Ray Norwood
UK - South West London - 1960s
Untermutten (HOm)
Dave Howsam
Switzerland - RhatischeBahn - 1989
Kinlet Wharf (N)
Wyre Forest MRC
UK - West Coast Main Line - 1995-Present Day
Vopak Terminal Barry Docks (OO)
Paul Rolley
UK - South Wales - Present Day
Klapping (HO)
Mike Roualle
Austria - OBB and Preservation Society - Present Day
Webb's Wharf (O)
Michael Watts
UK - GWR in South Devon - 1920-30
Morfa Mawr (EM)
Bentley MRG
UK - BR(WR) Wales - 1970
Wickwar (N)
Farnham MRC
UK - BR(M) - 1955

TRADE
Along Classic Lines
Specialising in Model Rail and Bus models and transport related items old and new.
Model Railway Developments
Cutting edge technology and sound engineering principles for the advancement of our hobby
Andy Lynch
Established model railway dealer of all makes and gauges
Modelmania
Stockist of all major makes both new and second hand. Also US outline plus model vehicles.
Aspire Gifts & Models
New and second hand model railways, scenic items and DCC
P & D Marsh
High quality whitemetal castings for both N and OO
Attwood Aggregates
Ballast that is made to scale from the real ballast that is used on the UK railways.
Penduke Models
Scenics and accessories suitable for all genres of modelling
Branchlines
Loco, chassis, and detailing kits. Parts, motors, gearboxes, flywheels, bearings, wheels, etc.
Railroom Electronics
Model railway electronics kits, parts, and components
Brian James Models
N gauge specialist
Ray Heard
New & previously owned model railways, N to O Gauge. Kit Built Loco's & Rolling Stock.
Brunel Model Railways
Replica Railways
Own range of waterslide and rub down transfers, N and OO. OO spares and accessories
Brunswick Railways
Phoenix Precision Paints, Skaledale, P&D Marsh, etc.
Squires Model & Craft Tools
Modelling and Craft Tools, Materials and Electronic Components
Country Park Models
Modelling Advice,service & repairs, DCC decoder fitting, limited edition models
Sunningwell Command Control
Digitrax, Soundtraxx, North Coast Engineering, Train Control Systems (TCS), CML and others
Gas Cupboard Models
Model Railways, Bachmann Retailer of the Year 2014
Test Valley Models
Stockist for all the major suppliers. Also harder to find smaller cottage type manufacturers.
Hobby Holidays
Specialist materials and tools. Also a range of workshops from beginner to expert.
The Trainman
Just in Case
Quality storage and display cases for collections of all sorts
TTC Diecast
Mad About Trains
Layouts designed and built. Repairs and repaints, including weathering.
Westons Railways
Leading brands plus die-cast models, scenery and accessories
Mega Points Controllers
Awesome layout control systems for model railways.
 

DEMONSTRATIONS
TBA

Planning your journey to the show:
To plan your journey by car, foot, and/or public transport we recommend using the Connecting Wiltshire or traveline web sites.
There are a number of bus services connecting Corsham with Bath, Chippenham, and Melksham operated by both Faresaver and First.

From Bath:
Enter Corsham on the A4 coming from Box. At the mini roundabout outside the Hare & Hounds Pub in Pickwick turn right towards Corsham Town Centre down the B3353 Pickwick Road. Almost immediately at the next mini roundabout turn right down Valley Road. Shortly after this turn Disabled/Blue Badge holders should turn left down Beechfield Road and use the dedicated spaces outside the Springfield Community Campus. All other vehicles should continue down Valley Road until reaching the entrance for the show car parking on the left. Parking is on the field and pedestrian access is at the far side adjacent to the rear of the Springfield Community Campus.

From Chippenham:
Enter Corsham on the A4 coming from Marshfield. At the traffic lights on the A4 as you first enter Corsham DO NOT turn left for the town centre but proceed straight through the lights into Pickwick and then at the mini roundabout outside the Hare & Hounds Pub turn left towards Corsham Town Centre down the B3353 Pickwick Road. Almost immediately at the next mini roundabout turn right down Valley Road. Shortly after this turn Disabled/Blue Badge holders should turn left down Beechfield Road and use the dedicated spaces outside the Springfield Community Campus. All other vehicles should continue down Valley Road until reaching the entrance for the show car parking on the left. Parking is on the field and pedestrian access is at the far side adjacent to the rear of the Springfield Community Campus.

From Melksham:
Enter Corsham on the B3353 coming from Gastard. Proceed to and through the town centre onto Pickwick Road. Disabled/Blue Badge holders should turn left onto Beechfield Road and use the dedicated spaces outside the Springfield Community Campus. All other vehicles should continue along Pickwick Road and at the mini roundabout before the Hare & Hounds Pub turn left down Valley Road. Proceed down Valley Road until reaching the entrance for the show car parking on the left. Parking is on the field and pedestrian access is at the far side adjacent to the rear of the Springfield Community Campus.

Car Parking

A shuttle bus between the show and Chippenham Railway Station will be available on both days.

Shuttle Bus Service
Shuttle Bus
Saturday:
Bus departs Chippenham Railway Station   10:00 10:40 11:20 12:00 12:40      
Bus arrives Trainwest   10:15 10:55 11:35 12:15 12:55      
Bus departs Trainwest         12:25 14:15 14:55 15:35 16:15
Bus arrives Chippenham Railway Station         12:40 14:30 15:10 15:50 16:30
Sunday:
Bus departs Chippenham Railway Station   09:55 10:55 11:55 12:55        
Bus arrives Trainwest   10:10 11:10 12:10 13:10        
Bus departs Trainwest       12:20 14:00 15:00 16:00    
Bus arrives Chippenham Railway Station       12:35 14:15 15:15 16:15    

You can obtain more details from the Trainwest exhibition organiser:

Geoff Endacott , 84 Hardens Mead, Chippenham, Wiltshire SN15 3AF, England

Tel: 01249 654417



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