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Although some nine months away Railex 2008 is very advanced in planning with the information below all confirmed, so pop a date in your diary now.

Railex 2008
Stoke Mandeville Stadium
Harvey Road
HP21 9PP

Date & Times
Saturday 24th May
10.00-17.30 (please note show opens half an hour earlier on the Saturday than in previous years)

Sunday 25th May

Layouts attending
Planning for Railex 2008 is well advanced with 20-25 invited layouts and the following already confirmed. Others will be added shortly.

7mm Scale
Bucks Hill O gauge (Kevin Wilson)
Possibly the finest O gauge layout ever built, Railex will be a rare showing of the magnificent layout in public as It only does one show per year. (Featured in Model Railway Journal)

Camp 93 On3 (Richard Turner)
American logging layout

Steamwinders & Sawdust On3 (Murray Reed)
American logging layout

4mm Scale
Dewsbury Midland OO gauge (MMRS)
This stunning layout (featured in Model Railway Journal and British Railway Modelling)

Farkham 4mm Scale OO gauge Alex Hall
(Featured in Railway Modeller)

Fisherton Sarum OO (Graham Muspratt)
Southern Railway shed based on Salisbury.

The Gresley Beat 4mm OO Gauge (Cliff Parsons)
The approaches to Kings Cross in the 1930s (featured in British Railway Modelling)

London Road P4 (John Redrup and Jol Wilkinson)
Delightful L.N.W.R terminus. Recently refurbished Railex will be this layout first exhibition in 15 years!

Maindee East Shed P4 (Seffan Lewis)
Atmospheric western region steam shed set in South Wales (featured in Model Railway Journal & British Railway Modelling)

Thunders Hill OO.
Magnum opus Southern through station. (Featured in Model Rail)

Western Diesel Depot P4
Diesel depot based on Laria (featured in Model Railway Journal & British Railway Modelling)

Widnes Vine Yard OO (Wirral Finescale modellers)
(Featured in Rail Express Modeller & Model Railway Journal)

2mm Scale
The Broadway. (Alan Lawrence)
Trams set in an urban scene, everything is totally scratchbuilt and operation is amazing.

Oceanside American N gauge (HWDMRS) Warley winner in 2006

As in the past three years we have included around 50 specialist manufacturers and traders all dedicated to the support of the model railway hobby. Within the trade selection you can purchase ready to run models, kits, tools, transport books and videos. We also pride ourselves in supporting many of the specialist cottage industries selling there own range of products that you are unlikely to find at many other shows, but are so important to the model railway hobby in general. A substantial number of the 50 traders who attended in 2007 have already confirmed they will return in 2008, a list will be added shortly.

Find out more
Look out for press releases and advertisements on Railex 2008 nearer the time but make sure to note Railex 2008 in your diaries now.
We will endeavour to update this page as often as possible adding new layouts, demos traders and useful information, although if you do require to contact us regarding Railex in the meantime then email our exhibition manager [email protected]

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QUOTE Maindee East Shed P4 (Seffan Lewis)
Atmospheric western region steam shed set in South Wales (featured in Model Railway Journal & British Railway Modelling)

I bought that issue of BRM just to read about Maindee. The other layouts lined up look "tasty" too.

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