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Plus, take a trip down memory lane with the best model railways from yesteryear in our fascinating features and get your diary ready for the month ahead with our comprehensive guide to toy fairs and auctions across the UK.

Latest News

Tony Oakes Chester Toy Fair, Saturday, 4th June

Toy, Train & Model Collector Fair taking place at the Chester County Sports Club ...

New reader offer!

Get the limited edition commemorative cover, The Flying Scotsman Returns to the Rails. ...

Hornby Hobbies issues profits warning

Iconic company in negotiations with lenders after poor January sales ...

Latest Articles

History of Bachmann Branchline UK

In this in-depth feature Paul Lumsdon traces the history of popular OO gauge model railway manufacturer ...

History of Trains Galore at Special Auction Services - video interview

Hugo Marsh, toy and train expert at Special Auction Services, talks about the origins of the popular sale.

History of the Billington E2 Class

Paul Lumsdon looks at the vintage locomotive that provided the inspiration for Thomas the Tank Engine.

Latest New Releases


O gauge is often seen as an ‘expensive’ scale, particularly when compared to the likes of OO or N gauge. ...


A curious release for London Transport fans: the Metropolitan-Vickers Bo-Bo. ...


Another super piece of rolling stock from Bachmann. ...

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