Welcome to the G Scale Society

The home of garden railways with over 26 informal Area Groups in the UK.
What is G Scale?

Good Times and Good Friends

We operate a broad church and welcome families to join.
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Our Annual Show - G Rail 2017

Sunday 14th May (yes May) – Put the date in your diary!
G Rail 2017

Membership Cards 2017

All members who have renewed their membership and all those who have still to do so, are reminded that guidelines in the Autumn and Winter Journals (page 11) advised that you can now print your own membership cards if able and willing to do so. If there is a problem...

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G Rail 2017 Traders

The following traders are attending - more to be added; Anything Narrow Gauge ATP Kits 3.0.1 Models Barley Pit Works Bole Laser Craft Chalk GR East Coast Railways Garden Railways Ltd Garden Rail Outlet Lineside Hut Malcs Models Modeltown Pendle Valley Workshop P&G...

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Narrow Gauge North 2017

Event : Narrow Gauge North 2017 Date : Saturday, March 11th 2017 Venue : Pudsey Civic Hall Dawsons Corner Pudsey West Yorkshire LS28 5TA Hours : 10am to 4.30pm Admission : Adults : £6.00 Accompanied children under 16 : £1.00 Access : Disabled access to all areas...

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Thomas and the Landslide – Christmas Special 2016

The days leading up to Christmas are always very busy on the Sandwell Valley Railway. Frost followed by very wet weather cause problems but the day is saved by three young children. This video was made in collaboration with the Pine Tree Junction Film Unit. Many...

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West Sussex Garden Railway 2016 DVD

This was shown at the Henfield show with a mixture of members gardens on display. The cost is £5 each and if you would like a copy then please contact Keith. Proceeds go to West Sussex Group...

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The G Scale Society was founded in 1987

and now has 1300 members in the UK and overseas. It caters for all modellers working in G Scale and has a liberal approach, with over 22 informal Area Groups in the UK. Join Us

Building your own Garden Railway

There are many ways to build a garden railway, but hopefully you will find the following information helpful.

Mark Found – The Garden Railway (Series)

The Garden Railway

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Society Groups

There are now 26 Area Groups throughout the country. These groups enable members to meet socially, exchange modelling experiences and run their stock on other railways.

Our Groups

Award Winners at G Rail 2015

G Rail 2017

What a great day, the sun even shone! This years G RAIL has to have been the most successful yet, with more visitors, traders, layouts, demonstrators and fellow Society’s than ever before.

G Rail 2016

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