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Our 2017 Exhibition

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Uckfield Civic Centre
Civic Approach, Uckfield,
East Sussex TN22 1AE
21st October 2017

22nd October 2017

Opening Times 10am till 5pm both days

The Uckfield Model Railway Club is holding it's Annual Exhibition at the same venue again in 2017 following on from the highly successful event held last year. Once again we will be featuring a selection of some of the best quality layouts around. There will be full trade support as well as demonstration & engineering stands.

Invited Expo 2017 Layout

Arun Quay "0"

Invited Expo 2017 Layout

Sidmouth "P4"

Invited Expo 2017 Layout

Denton Brook "0 & 0-14"

16 Layouts invited to attend include:

Arun Quay by Gordon & Maggie Gravett
Debut - Sussex quayside yard in 7mm/ft scale 31.2mm gauge (Finescale 0)
Denton Brook by Giles Favell
Features radio controlled vehicles in 7mm/ft scale 32mm & 14mm gauges (0 & 0-14)
Bridport Town by David Taylor
Terminus of the Marshwood Vale Railway in 7mm/ft scale 16.5mm gauge (0-16.5)
Trowland by Trevor Nunn
1894/5 M&GN ex Eastern & Midland in 1:64 scale 0.884in gauge (S)
Sidmouth by Richard Harper
East Devon branch line terminus in 4mm/ft scale 18.83mm gauge (P4)
Surrey Arms by Stephen Hannington
New layout from the builder of Rye Town in 4mm/ft scale 18.2mm gauge (EM)
Tarring Neville by Andy Jones
Debut - from the builder of Herstmonceux in 4mm/ft scale 16.5mm gauge (00)
Six Quarters by Oly Turner
Debut - National Coal Board industrial in 4mm/ft scale 16.5mm gauge (00)
Valencia Harbour by Andy Cundick
GS & WR Irish broad gauge terminus in 4mm/ft scale 21mm gauge (00-21)
Moorton Bottom Yard by Paul Windle
1930s industrial narrow gauge in 4mm/ft scale 9mm gauge (00-9)
Wiley City by Andy Gautrey
The Yakima Valley Transportation Co. in 3.5mm/ft scale 16.5mm gauge (H0)
Villefranche-la-Chapelle by Graham Broad
1990s French shunting yard in 3.5mm/ft scale 16.5mm gauge (H0)
Wimblehurst Road by Stephen Driscoll
Colonel Stephen's through station in 3mm/ft scale 14.2mm gauge (3mm finescale)
Ropley by Tom Everitt
Portrayal of the preservation scene in 1:148 scale 9mm gauge (British N)
Stapleforth St Stephen's by Mike Hughes
Freelance mainline 1995 to the present time in 1:148 scale 9mm gauge (British N)
Lighterman's Yard by the Kent & Essex Area Group; 2mm Association
Inner city high level scene in 2mm/ft scale 9.42mm gauge (2mm finescale)

Invited Expo 2017 Layout

Lighterman's Yard "2mm"

Invited Expo 2017 Layout

Surrey Arms "EM"

Invited Expo 2017 Layout

Trowland "S"

Trade expected to attend include:

Barry Jones, C & L Finescale Track Building Systems, Coastal DCC,
Dart Castings, DOW Scenics, Matthew Cousins GRA, Morris Models,
Plus Daughters, Rail-Books, Roger Jones, Roxey Mouldings,
Simply Southern, Squires Model & Craft Tools
and South Eastern Finecast.

Invited Expo 2017 Layout

Wiley City "H0"

Invited Expo 2017 Layout

Ropley "British N"

Invited Expo 2017 Layout

Bridport Town "0-16.5"

Admission: Adults £6.00 Children under 16 FREE*

*Up to two children (aged 5 to 15 inclusive) will be
admitted free if accompanied by a paying adult.
Unaccompanied & additional children £4.00 (under 5s free).

Invited Expo 2017 Layout

Moorton Bottom Yard "00-9"

Invited Expo 2017 Layout

Six Quarters "00"

Invited Expo 2017 Layout

Valencia Harbour "00-21"

Hot and cold refreshments, including meals at lunchtime, will be available from Luxfords, the licensed restaurant within the Civic Centre, which has waitress service.

The restaurant will open at 9am each day serving Bacon filled and Sausage filled rolls along with tea/coffee.

The Uckfield Civic Centre is a modern building situated in the very centre of the town. The High Street, featuring shops and places to eat, is only a minutes walk away. The free High Street car park is adjacent to the venue and will be signposted from the town's bypass. Tesco, with its own car park, is also next to the venue.

The exhibition is all on one level of the Civic Centre which is disabled friendly. Access from the car parks is via ramps. A limited number of periscopes will be available to borrow in return for a modest £5 returnable deposit. Sunday is a quieter day both in the town and exhibition.

Invited Expo 2017 Layout

Villefranche-la-Chapelle "H0"

Invited Expo 2017 Layout

Stapleforth St Stephen's
"British N"

Invited Expo 2017 Layout

Wimblehurst Road "3mm"

Public Access via Civic Approach (free High Street Car Park) or Tesco Superstore.

For a map supplied by Google maps, see below.

Five minutes walk from Uckfield Railway and Bus Stations.

Train journey planning:
National Rail Enquiries

For detailed bus journey planning:
Traveline South East (with London)

Visit South East England

Our 2018 Exhibition will be on the 20th & 21st October at the same venue.

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