Steam over to Peterborough for National Festival of Railway Modelling this weekend
More than 5,000 visitors are expected at the 11th National Festival of Railway Modelling at the East of England Arena in Peterborough on Saturday, December 7 and Sunday, December 8.
Organised by Warner’s Shows and supported by Market Deeping Model Railway Club and Nene Valley Railway, the show will feature approximately 30 full model railway layouts in a variety of gauges - showcasing the most extensive, detailed and complex model railway creations from around the world.
More than 100 stands will be offering model railway products and demonstrations of all kinds of model railway technology and techniques. Children with pre-booked tickets will receive a simple to assemble, pre-printed and laser-cut weighbridge kit for use in their own layouts.
The event will take advantage of a shuttle bus partnership with the venue. Visitors arriving by train will get free transport to and from the venue every 30 minutes, with free parking forthose arriving by car.
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