Allen Jackson drops the signal to allow us to proceed to learn more about how semaphores are used on prototype and model railways.
Hornby, is a renown institution within the rail hobby, producing model railways for over 100 years. Their new 10-part series, A Model World, will air on Monday nights at 9pm on UKTV Yesterday, from 11th October, with all episodes available for catch-up on UKTV Play. This series shows the incredible work and detail that goes on behind closed doors to make each product as realistic as possible, allowing unprecedented access to the offices and their passionate staff. Alongisde this there is a chance to marvel at Britain’s best model layout builders, creating miniature masterpieces in lofts and sheds across the land. These dedicated enthusiasts spend hundreds of hours building perfect replicas of towns, villages and landscapes for their locos to travel through and nothing but perfect authenticity will do in their model world. We talk to Simon Kohler and Montana Hoeren about the new series, how they became part of this enduring hobby and the 100 years of Hornby. You can listen to the episode here: Or via a number of outlets here: https://podfollow.com/we-are-railfans-podcast/episode/d933e98839d2dc5b109eee4f9c99ead0b462a6b8/view Watch UKTV play - Hornby: A Model World https://uktvplay.uktv.co.uk/shows/hornby-a-model-world/watch-online
After introducing us to the layout in a previous article, Allen Jackson takes us through the locomotives of Brymbo East Junction.
Allen Jackson takes us through his O Gauge garden railway, the rolling stock, signalling and scenery.
YouTube can be an amazing tool for first-time and experienced modelers. We take a look at some of the best starter videos available online.
Since the success of the virtual Warley Show in 2020, the famous Model Railway Club have continued to broadcast virtual content on Warley Wednesdays, including a chat with us at We Are Railfans!
What relics of the model railway / railroad world lies hidden in the attic? In the case of one railfan, quite a few!