Welcome to Bradford Model Railway Club's  website

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Bradford Model Railway club

Welcome to Bradford Model Railway clubs website. Our aim is to foster and encourage railway modelling in Bradford and surrounding area. Membership is open to anyone 11 and over with an interest in the hobby whatever level of skill
All materials and tools for constructing the club layouts are provided FREE (unlike some clubs).  The club is also building up a collection of rolling stock for use on club nights and when exhibiting at a show.
We meet every Monday (ex Bank hols) and most Thursday evenings 7.45pm onwards when visitors are very welcome.

Membership is the equivalent of just £2 a week (£0.40p associates and juniors).
Our e-mail address for general enquiries is  bradfordmrc.sec@virginmedia.com
Website     www.bradfordmrc.org.uk

Why not pay us a visit (under 16's to be accompanied by an adult). at Sedberg Youth and Community Centre (1st Floor) 5-11 Huddersfield Road BRADFORD BD6 1DJ. Please contact the secretary first on 0774 5268960 to check were open.


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Any future nights when the club will be closed will be announced here.
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Recent news:

July 2014

Victoria Road has been erected for some refurbishment work before the Warley Show. Dapol semaphore signals with IR modules from blocksignalling.co.uk have been procured.

June 2014

A meeting was be held on Mon 23rd June in the clubrooms to discuss mainly this years and next years Exhibitions.

Work has commnced on a small OO layout suitable for smaller exhibitions.

May 2014

Colyer Street an 00 DCC layout now owned by member Pauline McKenna has appeared in the clubroom and being all dcc has locos radiating lots of noise. A new fiddling yard is required.

A quiet period at the club to get over the Exhibition and big push to get Titheridge Junc ready.
Skipton Club visited on 19th May to look at our C_bus system.

Club diary updated 19th May

Our 2014 exhibition at the new venue was well attended.
The Arthur Towers shield (Chairmas Choice) was awarded to Steve Thompsons Dubmill Sidings with Steve seen here accepting the award.

The visiting layout chosen as best in show by the public was modern image layout Chesnut Road seen here receiving Ray Pennock cup from Chairma Ian Atkinson

 Some more pictures from the show:-
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and finally.

April 2014

Storage boxes for N, 00, and 0 scale stock. - Member John Wimbles has commisioned at great expense specially sculptured foam inserts to fit standard size stackable storage boxes.
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These most useful items (The webmaster has purchased an O gauge one and is saving for more) are available complete with boxes from John see http://trainstoragebox.weebly.com/ at a very good value £20- £25 depending on size.

March 2014

New traders Aspire Gifts/ Models and Smart models added to Exhibition section

Titheridge publicity added to downloads section and layouts section updated.

Magazine editor was at the club 20th March 2014 to photgraph Titheridage Junction for inclusion of a full feature in the May issue on sale 14th april 2014. See Hornby facebook page https://www.facebook.com/hornbymagazine


Chisel Exchange appeared at Settle Scout Rail 15th March 2014

Exhibition guide DRAFT4 added to downloads section

Aldington on Sea has been sold awaiting picking up.

Titheridge progresses - some pictures from 6th March 2014

February 2014

Exhibition Plan (See downloads) updated.

The webmasters latest project (L and Y 957) loco is almost complete. Just the Tender to build.

Chisel exchange appeared at Scale Rail Bolton on 16th Feb 2014.

The 2013 news items moved from this page to News Archive.

Titheridge junction progressing fast now.

January 2014

The AGM held on 27th Jan 2013. Club Diary updated see Diary page.
It was decided to put N gauge layout Aldington on Sea up for sale (Since Sold)

Exhibition page updated almost complete now. Latest plan added to downloads page .

Big push on Titheridge with more pictures added to Layouts page.

Dalry Road appeared at the Pennine (Huddersfield) exhibition 18th 19th Jan 2013

Layouts page updated with Arnold Lane Millfields Yard

Big push on new N layout Titheridge Junction over Christmas.

More pictures and details added to Layouts page

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