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Christmas Open Evening - 14th December 2023
Join us for an evening of mince pies & merriment… and maybe a little modelmaking too on the 14th of December 2023 here at Unit 26 Tresillian Business Park. No need to book. Just pop in for a few festive refreshments, browse our showroom and diorama...
Modelling Level Crossings: Real Life Inspiration
Level crossings are an integral part of a railway and make for a great scenic feature on any layout, from the steam era to today's modern railways. 
Model Railway Overhead Lighting
Decent overhead lighting for your model railway layout can transform its visual appearance more than you think, bringing the colours and textures to life. Find out how.
5 Ways To Model Realistic OO Gauge Pavements
Pavements are an essential part of any street scene on a model railway layout or diecast diorama. In this post we take a look at 5 ways to model realistic OO gauge pavements.
Painting The LX050-OO Catenary - Frequently Asked Questions
A comprehensive guide to painting & weathering the Scale Model Scenery LX050-OO Catenary.