News & Events

News January 2019

Updated Thursday 3rd January

A Happy new year to all I hope you had a good new year. so lets see what 2019 will bring to us..................................Plenty more Hornby Bassett Lowke and other Vintage toy trains, we hope.

If you have placed an order don't forget you can pay on the site direct once I have confirmed the postal/shipping cost and that includes direct bank transfer if you prefer. Please check your emails to make sure they have not gone in your spam boxes. If you prefer to do it over the phone direct with me or send a cheque that is fine too. I realise that we all have a budget to work too so you can secure any item with a deposit on an agreed time frame so give me a call to discuss this option if it is of interest

Don't forget to let me know if you are looking for anything in particular I will always keep a look out and let you know if they are in stock.

Hornby 0 Gauge:  A few accessories added including a boxed 2E Signal Gantry, 2E Lamp standard, Mint loading Gauge - SOLD already. There is a No.4E Reading Station Boxed, Boxed Princess - sorry that has been sold, wonderful early clockwork Pullman Set and a number of other items.------STOP PRESS - small number of items added to the 'Special Sale items' so have a look............................  

Bassett Lowke:  Pair of Rare Exley Highland Railway coaches, LNER and LMS K5 and K6 left on stock  

Gauge 1: Stop Press - I will be adding some Gauge 1 items on Sunday 6th January so please call back and take a look. LMS Brake end Coach in super condition and a L&NWR Mulliner Van. A Few other items are available The LNWR Cauliflower, LNWR Precursor Tank in electric and a Clockwork GWR 'Sydney' Loco & Tender.

Events

February 2019

Saturday 9th Feb
Kidlington Toy Fair
Exeter Hall, Kidlington

Wednesday 13th Feb
Mortimer evening running event
St John’s Hall, Mortimer

Saturday 23rd Feb
HRCA AGM
Stratford Upon Avon School, Stratford-upon-avon

March 2019

Saturday 2nd Mar
Sandown Park Toy Fair
Sandown Park Racecourse, Esher

Saturday 16th Mar
The Rugby Vintage Fair
The Benn Hall, Rugby

April 2019

Saturday 27th Apr
HRCA 50th Anniversary Show
Stoneleigh Park, Kenilworth

General note: Don't forget the Bassett Lowke weekend this Saturday and Sunday 5th and 6th January. I will be there with a number of goodies.   Hornby monthly meeting at Mortimer near Reading. Includes running facilities in 0 and Dublo Gauge every second Wednesday each month starting at 5.00 pm. The Bassett Lowke meetings are now at the Cowper Arms Digswell AL6 0EA so keep your eyes open for the next event. Bring along your Bassett Lowke/Leeds/Milbro and other Vintage Loco’s and give them a run. Don’t forget if you are looking for something in particular let us know we may have it in stock. I am always looking for nice items to add to my updates so if you have something to sell single item or a whole collection give me a ring.