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Kendal Model Railway Exhibition

We would like to thank our kind sponsors - Gilkes

and Tall Marketing:

Thank you to everyone who visited and took part in our 2024 exhibition!

The winner of the favourite layout judged by the public was Lily Lane - built by Lily and Les Nehrlich. The winner of the favourite layout judged by our previous winner was St Seeb - by Colin Postlethwaite.

We look forward to welcoming everyone back again to:

Kendal Leisure Centre on the 1st and 2nd of February 2025,

10am-5pm Sat and 10am-4pm Sun

PLEASE NOTE CHANGE OF DATES FROM THOSE PREVIOUSLY ADVERTISED

Adults: £6.50, Children (age 6-18): £2.50 (under 6 - free)

 

Car parking is currently pay and display.

For only £3.00 you can park all day. When you arrive, go to the Leisure Centre reception desk and ask for a day parking pass (payment by card, not cash). Then place the pass on your dashboard. (N.B. The ticket machines in the car park will charge you more.)

If you have a local blue parking disc, you can alternatively use that for up to three hours for free.

Blue badge holders not exempt.

 

Exhibition location map

 

(Last updated 03/05/24)

Layouts booked for 2025:

Falahill, Waverley route 1964-1969, N gauge

Kettlewell, Midland Railway 1920s, P4

Studio Tours, based on Harry Potter, 00 gauge and 009

Eastgate Harbour, Kent coast port, Southern 1946/47, 00 gauge

Wolfe Lowe, Staffordshire LMS/pre-Grouping, 0 gauge

Glenties, Finn Valley Branch County Donegal, 00n3

Annerley, Bridlington/Filey area, N gauge

Simba Market, Darjeeling Railway, 009

Dalehead, Yorkshire Dales, 00 gauge (new layout from KMRC)

Further layouts TBC

 

Traders:

Along  Classic Lines

North Western Models

Crafty Hobbies

Furness Models

David Webb (pictures and clocks)

J.D.M. Models

Junction Box

M.T.F.G. Hobbies

Peter Metcalfe - Hornby Dublo 1938-1964

Power Bond

Railway books from Chris

Squires Model and Craft Tools

Vintage Prints

 

Club second hand stall

Demos and other displays

 

Societies and groups:

Lakes Line Rail Users Group

Cumbrian Railways Association

Eden Valley Railway Trust

Train Sim

Stephenson Locomotive Society

 

Light refreshments available in the Leisure Centre café

 

 

KENDAL MODEL RAILWAY CLUB