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News: Ticket Deadline Extended

Published 5 October 2018, 18:09

The deadline for advance ticket sales for the Great Electric Train Show has been extended to Wednesday October 10th. The discounted tickets offer up to 25% off on-the-day prices as well as early entry to this not-to-be-missed model railway event on the weekend of October 13/14 2018 at the newly-named Marshall Arena MK (formerly Arena MK) in Milton Keynes. Click on the advanced tickets banner or call 01780 480404 to book.


News: How to find us...

Published 28 September 2018, 11:20

Getting there
Milton Keynes is the central point between London and Birmingham, located just off the M1 via Junction 13 from the south (A5) and Junction 14 (A421) from the north and east, and connected to the two cities by rail via the West Coast Main Line.


News: New VIP Great Electric Train Show tickets

Published 27 September 2018, 17:38

An exciting new limited edition VIP ticket package is now available for the Great Electric Train Show 2018 at our new venue, Arena MK, Milton Keynes.


Features: Weathering

Published 25 September 2018, 17:06

Mick Bonwick is a regular at the Great Electric Train Show and brings a wealth of weathering experience in his comprehensive demonstration.


Features: Building Construction

Published 25 September 2018, 17:05

Professional model maker and artist David Wright returns to the Great Electric Train Show, offering an insight and guidance for modelling detailed buildings in miniature.


Features: 3D Laser Scanning

Published 25 September 2018, 17:04

Alan Buttler’s 3D laser scanning demonstration is back – and you can be scanned too to appear in model form on your own layout!


Features: Digital Command Control

Published 25 September 2018, 17:03

Simon Howard joins the Great Electric Train Show demonstration line up this year to answer your questions and queries about digital control.


Features: Track Construction

Published 25 September 2018, 17:02

The Double O Gauge Association (DOGA) is the group for committed ‘OO’ modellers world wide.


Features: Southwick, BR (SR), 1960s

Published 25 September 2018, 17:00

Set between 1964 and the end of BR Southern Region steam in 1967. The layout represents a fictitious junction station and goods yard on the Southern in 'OO'.


Features: Oake, WR, 1950s-1960s

Published 25 September 2018, 16:59

Oake is a station on the Taunton to Barnstaple line, about half way between Norton Fitzwarren junction and Milverton on the section of double track and about five miles from Taunton.