Category: News

New stock announced for Isle of Wight

A £26m package of investment in the worn-out Isle of Wight railway line has been unveiled by the government. Five Class 484 2 car units are being converted from London Underground D78 stock by...

Bachmann’s new models 2019

Bachmann released details at mid-day on 14th January but these did not reach the public realm until after 3pm.  Bachmann have previously stated their last year or so was for consolidation and catch up,...

Hornby’s new models 2019

Hornby’s 2019 programe of new OO gauge models was announced on January 7th at 10am. Here are details of new “native” Southern Electric products: R1176 e300 (i.e. Class 373) Eurostar train set (new Eurostar...