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'O' gauge GWR Siphon G next for Minerva

Minerva Model Railways has revealed that its next all-new ‘O’ gauge model will be a Great Western Railway (GWR) Siphon G.

Heljan confirms second batch of ‘OO’ Class 25s

Heljan has confirmed a second batch of its popular ‘OO’ gauge Class 25 Bo-Bo diesels (HM167) for later this year.

Oxford Rail’s Great Eastern Vans surface

Oxford Rail has received the first Engineering Prototype (EP) samples of its newly-tooled ‘OO’ gauge Great Eastern Railway 10ton ventilated box vans and 10ton banana vans for assessment.

VIDEO: Model Railway News | 19.4.21

Join Mike Wild for this week's Model Railway News video round up for Hornby Magazine and KeyModelWorld. Covering the latest stories, new videos on KeyModelWorld and more.

VIDEO: Bachmann Class 45 with ZIMO digital sound

In the latest issue of Hornby Magazine - HM167, May 2021 - we show how to install sound and stay alive into the popular Bachmann Class 45 1Co-Co1 for 'OO' gauge. In this video Mike Wild demonstrates the completed model on Topley Dale.

Hornby revises Mk 4 plans

Hornby has revised the release schedule for its forthcoming range of newly-tooled ‘OO’ gauge BR Mk 4 carriages, with changes to its planned models in BR InterCity and GNER liveries.

Dapol shares Class 153 artwork

Dapol has revealed artwork for its forthcoming ‘N’ gauge Class 153 diesel multiple units in former Wessex Trains and Arriva Trains Wales colour schemes.

‘OO’ SECR ‘D’ Class 4-4-0 progresses

Locomotion Models and Rails of Sheffield have received production samples of their newly-tooled ‘OO' gauge South Eastern and Chatham Railway (SECR) ‘D' Class 4-4-0s for approval.

Green light for Heljan's 'O' gauge Class 27 liveries

Heljan has approved the livery diagrams for its forthcoming 'O’ gauge BR Class 27 diesels.

Stay alive with DCC Concepts

DCC Concepts has gone back to the drawing board to create its new range of stay alives using smaller components and a flexible system which allows for easier positioning of parts within a locomotive. Read the full story here and watch our video demonstration.