Category Archives: iphone

Southern Nouveau

With Shelfie out on loan, the space it occupied has been filled with another project. This one has been on the back burner for a while, and is very firmly influenced by Ian Futers. Ian’s layouts have consistently provided inspiration, … Continue reading

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Eighties Body Snatcher Throwback

Ok mullet wearers, here’s a poptastic 80’s child for you. It’s an Airfix 14xx body with a Perceverance chassis underneath. Made in the era of Kylie, wads of yuppie cash, XR3i’s and mobile Motorola phones the size of house bricks … Continue reading

Posted in 2017, Airfix, Bachmann, blog, brassmasters, British Rail, DCC, dcc sound, Eastern Region, Eighties, EM, Exhibition, finescale, flying scotsman, Forest of Dean, Great Western, history, HO, hobbies, Hornby, iain rice, iphone, Kalmbach, life, LMS, LNER, magazine, media, Midland Region, Model Railroad, Model Railway, Model Railway Journal, modeling, Modelling, Modelu, Nevard, OO Gauge, Oxford rail, Rapido Trains, shelfie, skill, skillset, social media, Southern, Southern Electrics, Southern Region, toy fair, toy train, Toy trains, toytrainset, train set, trainset, Ultrascale, wagon, Western Region | 6 Comments

Warley 2016 Grab Shots #1

                           More to come later

Posted in 2016, Bachmann, blog, blogging, Branch Line, British Rail, dapol, DCC, dcc sound, Eastern Region, Exhibition, finescale, flying scotsman, Great Western, HO, hobbies, Hornby, Ian Futers, Inspiration, iphone, Layout, LMS, LNER, magazine, media, Midland Region, Model Railroad, Model Railway, Model Railway Journal, modeling, Modelling, Modelu, n gauge, Narrow Gauge, O Gauge, o scale, OO Gauge | 2 Comments

Wordless Wednesday Clan

  

Posted in Bachmann, blog, British Rail, DCC, dcc sound, Eastern Region, Exhibition, finescale, Great Western, HO, hobbies, Hornby, iphone, Layout, life, LMS, LNER, media, Midland Region, Model Railroad, Model Railway, Model Railway Journal, modeling, Modelling, Nevard, OO Gauge, Oxford rail, Photography | Tagged , | Leave a comment

2016 British Toy Fair

A week ago I had the pleasure of visiting the London Toy Fair at Olympia courtesy of Oxford Rail. It was an interesting visit, very much the ‘trade’ show rather than the exhibitions we frequent. What was very apparent and … Continue reading

Posted in 2016, Airfix, blog, DCC, dcc sound, Exhibition, hobbies, Hornby, iphone, media, Model Railroad, Model Railway, Model Railway Journal, modeling, OO Gauge, oxford, research, revell, review, social media, toy fair, toy train, toytrainset, Uncategorized | 19 Comments

Wordless Wednesday

Posted in Airfix, blog, blogger, history, iphone, media, modeling, Modelling, Nevard, P51, remembrance, social media, wordless wednesday | Leave a comment

Wordless Wednesday Hornby 700 R3240

Posted in blog, blogger, blogging, Branch Line, British Rail, DCC, dcc sound, history, hobbies, Hornby, iphone, Kalmbach, Layout, media, Model Railroad, Model Railway, Model Railway Journal, modeling, Modelling, Nevard, OO Gauge, Photography, R3240, social media, Southern Region, toy train, toytrainset, train set, wordless wednesday | Leave a comment