Rails of Sheffield

Sheffield-based model railway retailer Rails of Sheffield commissions its own exclusive products for 'OO' and 'N' gauge. Read the latest news from Rails of Sheffield as well as our reviews of its new products as they are released and more.

More Class 88 deco samples arrive

Rails of Sheffield has received further decorated samples of its all-new exclusive ‘OO’ gauge Class 88 electro-diesel locomotives commissioned from Dapol.

Colour for Rails exclusive Class 88

Decorated samples of Rails of Sheffield’s exclusive Dapol-produced ‘OO’ gauge Class 88 have arrived for inspection.

Heljan Class 28 Co-Bo for Rails

Rails of Sheffield is producing a new exclusive run of the Heljan Metropolitan-Vickers Class 28 Co-Bo diesels in ‘OO’ gauge.

Rails of Sheffield acquires Hattons brand

Rails of Sheffield has revealed that it has acquired the rights to the Hattons brand following the closure of Hattons Model Railways earlier this year.

Rapido/Rails SECR 7 plank open wagons

Rapido has unveiled production samples of the new exclusive range of South Eastern & Chatham Railway (SECR) and Southern Railway (SR) themed seven-plank open wagons for Rails of Sheffield in ‘OO’ gauge.

VIDEO: Railway Icons HSDT prototype decorated sample

The decorated sample of the Railway Icons collection model of HSDT prototype power car 41001 has been revealed through the collaboration between Rails of Sheffield, Locomotion Models and Bachmann Europe together with a factory sound option of the model.

Rails reveals exclusive Cavalex Models Class 60s

Rails of Sheffield has commissioned three exclusive limited editions of Cavalex Models forthcoming ‘OO’ gauge Class 60.

Rails reveals exclusive ‘N’ gauge Dynamometer car

Rails of Sheffield and Locomotion Models have announced details of an exclusive version of Rapido Trains UK’s forthcoming ‘N’ gauge LNER Dynamometer car as it appears today at the Railway Museum at York.

Sonic ‘Vanwide’ revealed

Sonic Models is to produce all-new BR 12ton ‘Vanwide’ ventilated vans for ‘N’ gauge.

Sonic Models GWR Large ‘Prairie’ decorated samples

Decorated samples of Sonic Models’ forthcoming Great Western Railway (GWR) ‘Large Prairie’ 2-6-2T in ‘N’ gauge have arrived for inspection.