Monthly Archive: September 2021

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Upstairs Downstairs

Another proper traditional high street style model shop. Location: Sandown, Isle of WightAddress: 3 Pier Street, Sandown, United Kingdom, PO36 8JR Phone: 01983 406616 www.trainshop.co.uk Like so many of the model shops I now...

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Colletts Models

Having started writing about my preferred and recommended model shops, I featured two model stores in the north of England. Following my writings about Caistor Loco and KJB Models this one couldn’t be much...

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Caistor Loco

Located on the market square in the North Lincolnshire village of Caistor this model shop is a proper traditional affair. Not the largest of stores by any stretch of the imagination, so how they...

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KJB Models

One of Britains newest model shops, it only opened it’s doors to the public in December 2020. To date I have not been to the new shop, however I have used their online and...

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Model Shops

Much has been made over the last few years in the press about the importance of buying local, and independent. The plight of small businesses has been a hard one over the course of...

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The International N Gauge Show

This weekend sees the return of what I would describe as the first major exhibition of 2021.  And also, as it happens the first major one since the relaxation of Covid restrictions in the...

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Hello world!

Welcome to the archetypal WordPress welcome post. Over the years I have contributed to more blogs and websites on the topic of model railways than I care to remember.  Including a number of sites...