Get set for the 2024 Great Electric Train Show

The 2024 Great Electric Train Show is set to take place at the Marshall Arena in Milton Keynes on the weekend of October 12/13 bringing together 30 top quality hand-picked model railway layouts, more than 50 trade stands and exclusive modelling demonstrations.

Redbridge Wharf is booked to attend the 2024 Great Electric Train Show on October 12/13 in Milton Keynes.

Above: Redbridge Wharf will be a star attraction at the 2024 Great Electric Train Show. It models the Southern Region station and sleeper works at Redbridge Wharf in 4mm scale.

Advance ticket sales are now open offering a discount over on the door prices – as well as early entry to the show from 9.30am each day. Advance ticket prices are £16 for adults (£14 for subscribers), £9 for children (Saturday only) and £50 for the popular VIP ticket which includes two-day entry to the show, £25 of Key Publishing magazines, access to the VIP lounge and more.

On-the-day ticket prices will be £20 for adults and £10 for children offering a saving of £4 on adult tickets when they are purchased in advance. As in previous years, on Sunday up to two children will be admitted free with each paying adult at the show.

Newvaddon Parkway is booked to attend the 2024 Great Electric Train Show on October 12/13 in Milton Keynes.

Above: For ‘N’ gauge modellers, Newvaddon Parkway models the modern era and is travelling to the show from Cornwall.

The first layouts to be revealed for the show are Winchester Railway Modellers’ stunning Southern Region 4mm scale layout Redbridge Wharf (HM201), Charwelton into the ‘80s in 4mm scale by the CBM Diesel Group, Newvaddon Parkway from Redruth Model Railway Club in ‘N’ gauge (HM188), Ebsworth Street by Greg Marshall – feature coming soon - Steeple Bumpleigh by Norman Raven in ‘OO’ gauge, Kreuzweg modelling Swiss metre gauge railways and Hornby Magazine’s Seven Mill Depot (HM152) and Natford TMD (HM190-HM193).

These layouts will be joined by more than 50 trade stands for a feature-packed weekend of railway modelling. Further layouts and trade stands will be announced in future issues of Hornby Magazine.

Seven Mill Depot is booked to attend the 2024 Great Electric Train Show on October 12/13 in Milton Keynes.

Above: The Hornby Magazine/Key Model World stand displays will include a revitalised Seven Mill Depot which is being brought out of storage for the show.

Parking is available on site at the venue car park where parking charges will apply. At busy times parking can be limited on site. Alternative parking includes Milton Keynes Central railway station (free shuttle buses will be running throughout the event from the station) or you can use parking apps, including those listed on the Great Electric Train Show web pages to source local parking around the venue.

Full event details are available at here including advance ticket purchases, layout information, trade stand listings and more.


THE DETAILS

When: October 12/13 2024

Where: Marshall Arena, Stadium Way, Milton Keynes MK1 1ST

Times: Saturday 10am-5pm, Sunday 10am-4pm (advance ticket holders enter from 9.30am)

Website: www.keymodelworld.com/greatelectrictrainshow

Contact: 01780 480404

Tickets: Adult advance £16, child advance £9 (Saturday only), adult subscriber £14, VIP £50. Adult on the day £20, child on the day £10 (Saturday only). Up to two children admitted free with each paying adult on Sunday only.

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