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London Festival of Railway Modelling

The South East's largest and most popular model railway exhibition, with 40 layouts selected by The Model Railway Club.


Sat 18 Mar 23


10:00am - 4:30pm

About this event

The highlight of the model railway exhibition circuit in the south of England, this is the annual show at Alexandra Palace.

We’ve invited 40 of the best layout in the UK to show the a breadths of scales and prototypes as listed below

Layout Name Scale Period Region/Country
N scale
Hartley Poole Too N WWII Somerset
James Street N Early BR Midlands
Knot Littlefield N Modern Staffordshire
Melton Mowbray (North) N Early BR Leics
Spirit of Swindon N 1966-72 BR (WR)
Westwick N Modern British
2mm f/s
Moretonhampstead 2mm fs 1940-60 GWR/BR Devon
HO scale
Fulton Terminal HO USA 1970’s USA
Lakeside HO USA 1950’s California
Norge HO Modern Norwegian
Wolfstatt HO 2000 Austria
OO scale
Alderford OO 1985-90 WCML
Copper Wort OO 1900’s Burton-on-Trent
Dovington Camp OO 1990 MOD, Devon
Falcon Road TMD & Prospect Yd OO 1990-2010 BR
Ingatestone OO 2010’s Anglia
New Sodbury OO Modern UK
Reevy Road West OO 1980’s W.Yorks
North Ballachulish L18 EM 1970-72 NW Scotland
Westcliff L20 EM 1920’s GWR, Dorset
Blackfriars Bridge P4 1873 LCDR
Plumpton Green P4 1910 LBSCR
Pwllheli P4 2012 Wales
S scale
Arcadia S 1900’s Kent/Sussex
East Lynn Quay S Pre 1923 Norwich
7mm scale
Binns Road  – HRCA O All UK
Blowers Gn Wgn Rep. O 1970’s BR (WR)
Bow Junction O f/s 1910’s NLR
Bristol Goods Shed 7mm BG 19th c Bristol
Kingsbury O f/s 1948-58 GWR
Norwich Central  O f/s 1900-1914 GER/MGNR
Strood Dock O 1920’s Kent
Templegate Wagon Wks O 1975 BR (ER)
Wolfe Lowe O 1920’s Staffordshire
HO/OO Narrow gauge
Launceston Steam Rly OO9 2012 on Cornwall NG tourist
St. Etienne-en-Caux HOe 1950’s French NG
1914/18 Winter in France OO9 WWI France
7mm N/G
Bunkers Lane On9 1985 L.Buzzard Lt. Rly.
G Scale
Whiteleaf Light Rly G 1960’s European
Hook Basin 1 : 25 1930’s N.Oxfordshire
McKinley Railway Demo OO All n/a

Also at the event will be displays and demonstrations from:

Gauge O Guild, Double O Gauge Assn, German Rlys Soc, DEMU, 3mm Soc , Jacqui Perret, Austrian Rlys Soc, Swiss Rlys Soc, Italian Rlys Soc, S Gauge Soc, 2mm Soc, S7 Soc, MERG, Gauge 1 MRA, EMGS, S4 Soc.

Plus a whole range of trade stands selling a huge range of models, books, tools and parts – for full details of those exhibitors please visit The london festival of railway modelling exhibitors – World Of Railways (

And to book advance tickets which give priority access The london festival of railway modelling book now – World Of Railways (

Thursday Track Nights

We are open on Thursday evenings from 7pm to 9pm at our Keen House clubrooms. Visitors are welcome, please come along and introduce yourself.


Keen House, 4 Calshot Street, London, N1 9DA

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