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Hornby’s ‘TT:120’ scale ‘Duchess’ lands

Stanier’s ‘Princess Coronation’ 4-6-2s were giants of the steam age and the pinnacle of express passenger motive power for the London Midland & Scottish Railway (LMS). But does Hornby’s new ‘TT:120’ model match the raw power and elegance of the prototype? BEN CHURCH inspects this all-new arrival.

Heljan Southern Region Utility Van update

Development of Heljan’s all-new ‘O’ gauge Southern Region Railway Parcels Miscellaneous Van (PMV)/Covered Carriage Truck (CCT) Utility Vans is progressing well, with livery artwork and tooling now approved.

Accurascale reveals exclusive 21ton hopper packs.

Accurascale has added two new exclusive packs of its forthcoming all-new ‘OO’ gauge 21ton hopper wagons, appearing in ICI industrial and BR engineering ZDV colour schemes.

Hornby adds new HM7000 stay-alive capacitor

Hornby has announced a redesigned power bank for the HM7000 family of Bluetooth and Digital Command Control (DCC) decoders.

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Caprotti ‘Black Five’ debut

For the first time modellers can add a ready-to-run Caprotti ‘Black Five’ to their collection with the arrival of the all-new Hornby model. BEN CHURCH finds out how good it is.

More Dapol ‘Manors’ in production

Dapol has revealed decorated samples for its next batch of Great Western Railway (GWR) 7800 ‘Manor’ 4-6-0 locomotives for ‘OO’ gauge.

Colour for Accurascale 21ton hoppers

Accurascale has revealed decorated samples of its forthcoming newly-tooled ‘OO’ gauge 21ton hopper wagons.

Revolution Trains plans MMA/JNA-T wagons for TT:120 scale

Revolution Trains is entering the British ‘TT:120’ scale market with a brand-new range of newly tooled MMA/JNA box wagons - an ideal modern wagon for the soon to be released Class 66 from Hornby.

Accurascale ‘J67’ – ‘J69’ decorated samples arrive

Accurascale has unveiled decorated samples of its all new ‘J67’, ‘J68’ and ‘J69’ 0-6-0Ts for ‘OO’ gauge.

Decorated ‘Toad’ hops into view

Dapol has unveiled final decorated samples of the forthcoming Great Western Railway (GWR) ‘Toad’ brake van in ‘O’ gauge.