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Model World LIVE 2024 floorplan

The floorplan for Model World LIVE is available to view now. Start planning your visit to our first event at the NEC in Birmingham on April 27/28 2024 in Hall 12.

UNVEILED: Our ultimate special guest

Teaming up with our show sponsors Accurascale and Reid Freight Services, we are thrilled to announce the arrival of a truly unique guest at Model World LIVE - full-size Class 37 37108, fully repainted by owner Rick Davenport exclusively for the show.

Making Tracks attempts official World Record

For the first time in UK model railways an official World Record attempt recognised by Guinness Word Records is being made by Pete Waterman and the Railnuts at Model World LIVE on April 27/28 2024 at the NEC in Birmingham.

PROJECT UPDATE - Making Tracks: The Final Frontier

With just three weeks to go until Model World LIVE and the debut of Making Tracks: The Final Frontier on April 27/28 at the NEC in Birmingham, we visit Pete Waterman's workshop to catch up on the latest progress on this epic model railway build.

PREVIEW: Model World LIVE model railway layout updates

UPDATED WITH NEW IMAGES With just a few weeks to go until Model World LIVE, we preview a selection of the latest updates and projects on the model railway layouts attending the show on April 27/28 2024 at the NEC in Birmingham.

EVENT PREVIEW: Model World LIVE 2024

Model World LIVE 2024 is just weeks away. Check out our full event preview guide to our brand-new Model World LIVE exhibition at the National Exhibition Centre (NEC) in Birmingham on April 27/28, 2024 here.

PREVIEW: Model World LIVE new scale model builds

NEW IMAGES ADDED Model World LIVE is just a few weeks away on April 27/28 2024 and modellers across the country are busy completing their latest builds to display at the show. In this preview gallery, we showcase the latest projects - both complete and work in progress - which you can expect to see at the show.

Modelu3D adds RAF figures for Model World LIVE launch

Modelu3D is launching a brand-new collection of RAF laser-scanned figures at Model World LIVE 2024 on April 27/28 which have been created specially by the 3D printing specialist with the support of Jed Jeggard from Up An At Em History.

Radio controlled aircraft and simulators join Model World LIVE

Radio controlled aircraft are joining the Model World LIVE 2024 line up featuring the England Jet Team, JMC England, British Model Flying Association and Jet Modellers Association. See the aircraft first hand and take the controls in a BMFA simulator!

VIDEO: Model World LIVE 2024

Model World LIVE is the brand-new modelling exhibition from Key Publishing which takes place at the NEC in Birmingham on April 27/28 2024. Join Mike Wild and Mark Chivers in the Key Model World workshop as they discuss the show and all its latest features.