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Mike’s Garden Removal

As you know Mike's garden railway at present is no more but a merry band of members helped take up the track in his garden in late July, before he moved to pastures new. This really only took a few hours as the track had been laid without the use of fixings which...

Exeter Garden Rail Show

Hambleden Valley Railway The layout is booked to appear at the Exeter Garden Rail show at the Matford Centre, Exeter on Sat 29th October It will also appear at the Warley show at the NEC Birmingham on 26th to 27th November.  On stand E11 and adjacent to our G Scale...

Ready for Winter?

Ready for Winter G Scale locomotives and rolling stock can withstand most types of weather but like their full size versions, they can suffer delays caused by snow, ice or leaves on the track! Are you ready for winter? Send us your pictures... Dark Nights The nights...

Syd’s Garden Open day

This was an invite only day with around 10 members able to make it. Weather was fine and it was nice to see some live steam around Syd’s twisty garden, which is dominated by his magnificent trestle bridge. One minor problem was a genuine derailment with Mike’s loco...