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Clubroom reopens to members

Hurrah… a few of us are now back working and checking on the layouts to get them fit again for exhibitions after sitting idle for over a year. We are planning our November show and hoping that can go ahead and be a success.

Norwich Show 13/04/19

On the 12th April 2019 a number of club members made the long journey from our base in Brierfield to Norwich with the layout Ecclesford Junction for the annual Norwich show, which was held for one day, the 13th April. We arrived mid afternoon and immediately started to unpack and set up the layout. This

July show 2018… Burnley Masonic Hall

This last Julys exhibition was held on the hottest weekend of the year with temperatures in the mid 30’s, so attendance was lower than we had anticipated, but still encouraging enough to show that holding an exhibition in summer had enough interest to be worthwhile putting on. We had hoped that numbers would be boosted

New layout..Rock-n-Rail sneak preview

An unusual item of possible historical significance is ‘Rock n Rail’ a model of an early rail way based on artifacts discovered in a dig on a local allotment. Whilst the dating of the items found has yet to be determined it would seems possible that rail ways might well have been around a few

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East Lancs mrc show….with musical accompaniment

Musical accompaniment by Blowjangles….

2016 Exhibition Thank You

Thanks to everyone that came despite poor snowy weather to this years show. The event was another great success for the club with almost 700 people passing through. See you again at Audley range sports centre for the ELMRO show in January…

A Big thank you to all who supported us at our Exhibition

Despite foul weather for the weekend, attendance was fantastic. Almost 800 visitors enjoyed the 15 Exhibits we had there, all the other attractions and our home cooked meals and refreshments.

Blackburn exhibition this weekend

Newbie Bridge was in attendance and ran well for the whole weekend. As usual we had enthusiastic volunteers to run it.

Two New Junior Coaches

The two latest additions to the junior layout that is currently under construction. A pair of Bachmann Limited Edition TransPennine MK2Es.

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