Welcome to the G Scale Society

The home of garden railways with over 26 informal Area Groups in the UK.

Good Times and Good Friends

We operate a broad church and welcome families to join.

Membership renewals for 2018

Membership Renewals 2018 Membership continues to increase in 2018 but is still open to many more to join us. Everyone in the Society is asked to be on the alert for potential new members and give them advice on how and where and by what method they can...

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Shepshed Open Gardens

Shepshed Open Gardens OPEN DAY Sat 30th June and Sun 1st July 1pm  - 6pm. A charity event to supporting our local volunteer centre and the local community bus. If any one would like to come and see our layout and support a good cause, they would be more...

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New Winter Journal

All members receiving their Winter Journal please note that there is an error in the white renewal sheet accompanying it. The membership fee for 2018 remains at £20, not £21 as shown.

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Narrow Gauge North 2018

Narrow Gauge North 2017 Event:  Narrow Gauge North 2018, Model Railway Exhibition Date:  Saturday, March 10th 2018 Venue:  Pudsey Civic Hall, Dawsons Corner, Pudsey, West Yorkshire, LS28 5TA Hours:  10:30am to 4:30pm Admission:  Adults : £8.00 Accompanied...

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Saturday 9th December NOTE ; New Venue and Date G-WIZZ IT’S CHRISTMAS AGAIN! 20th Festive Model Railway Exhibition SATURDAY 9th DECEMBER 2017 Fairhaven URC Dawson Hall The White Church Clifton Drive, Andell Lytham St.Annes FY8 1AX Lancashire Open 10.00-16.00 Adults...

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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 26 informal Area Groups in the UK.
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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 2017

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 2018