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Welcome to Bradford Model Railway clubs website. Our aim is to foster and encourage railway modelling in Bradford and surrounding area and we welcome anyone 11 and over with an interest in the hobby whatever their level of skill

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The next event we are attending is on Sat 14th Feb at Manchester ALSRM with the first outing of Ethel Halt (0)
see www.alsrm-events.co.uk/#!alsrm-north/cxdy
Details of any days the club is closed due to weather etc will appear here

Recent news:

January 2015

Titheridge junc and Millfields Yard appeared at Pontefract exhib 30th 31st Jan 2016.

The AGM was held on 18th Jan 2016.

Local group transport Bradford Trolleybus Association who own Bradfords last newly purchased trolleybus 758 have a new website whivh is worth a look. see www.bradfordtrolleybusassociation.co.uk/

Work continues on rewiring newly obtained DCC 00 modern image layout formally Grange Colliery. Pauline continues withe the long task of ballasting the clubs new 00 modern image layout Parkfield road. Johns O gauge layout Ethel Halt nears compltion for its booked date of Manchester in February.

 December 2015

The club christmas dinner was heald on the 7th Dec 2015 at the Silver birch.2015 christmas dinners2015 xmas dinner

3rd Dec -2016 Diary and exhibition pages updated.

November 2015

Titheridge Junc has been on holiday to the Stuttgart N gauge convension 19th to 22nd Nov 2015

The scenics have been started on Ethel Halt (0) using static grass which is a first for the club.

October 2015

Chisel Exch and Titheridge apeard at the Leeds Exhibition 31Oct 1 Nov 2015.

Fryup appeared at the Sheffield exhibition on 10th Oct 2015

Our mini show was held successfully on 3rd October 2015 at St Winefried Church Hall, St Pauls Ave, BRADFORD BD6 1ST and comprised  10 smaller layouts, 4 traders, light refreshements and home made buns and cakes.

September 2015

Work continues with new 00 layout Parkfield Road and Johns 0 gauge Ethel halt 0 layout and Chris and Ians new 0 gauge layout New Millshaw. 

August 2015

Club diary updated see downloads

Work continues with new 00 layout Parkfield Road and Johns Ethel halt 0

Chisel Exchange appeared at the Skipton show 22nd 23rd August 2015

Victoria Road was at Butterley on 15th 16th August 2015

Titheridge junc appeared at the Leyland show 8th 9th August 2015

A warm welcome to new member Robin

July 2015

A warm welcome to new member Robin

Grassington and Millfields Yard were at the Otley Exhibition. This was Grassingtons last appearance before leaving the club.

The installation of  route indicator LED's using MERG ACC8 bords to Titheridge Jnc fiddle yard as Victoria Road in hand.
 Work also continues with the scenics on John Wimbles new 0 gage layout.

June 2015

The club welcomes new members  Brian and Daivid. Still vacancies for a couple more yet.

Work continues with the new 00 modern layout "Parkfield Road" with Pauline progressing the ballasting  and the rest of the tean, getting to grips with the electrics and servo operated pointwork  which uilises "Mega points " electronicsses  http://loolee.org/megapoints/.

Work also continues with the scenics on John Wimbles new 0 gage layout .

May 2015

Our 2015 Annual Exhibition took  on Sat 2nd  and Sun 3rd May 2015
The NYMR raffle winner of the family ticket  was Mr George Morton from Grosmont.
The cup for the layout voted best in show by the public was Worlds  End
The layout selected for the chairmas choice cup was Melrose End<

April 2015

The club Exhibition is fast approaching so all hand are on deck to make sure its a good one!

Our New OO Gauge Modern Image Layour Called Parkfield Road is now being ballasted and all wires and track are now down and installed.

We didn't have any shows this month but next month we have a few with our own Exhibition this coming weekend (2nd &3rd May 2015) and then Derby the following weekend (9th & 10th May 2015)

Also at our own show, the North Yorkshire Moors Railway (NYMR) will be there with a member of staff to answer your questions and also a spokesperson from the Railways Junior Vounteer Group will also be in attandance - You could also possibly win a NYMR Prize!

March 2015

Titheridge appeared at Newton Aycliffe and Chisel at Keighley on 14th 15th March

Fry up appeared at Settle Scout Rail on the 14th March 2015

Work continues with the new 00 modern image layout Parkfield Road with track lying almost completed

Older news items moved to News Archive

February 2015

Sunday 8th February 2015:-


The club has some exciting news as a new project is underway down at the clubroom. More news and photos will be to follow as the project gets underway.


Sunday 1st February 2015:-

The picture above shows our amazing new clubroom ready for usage, with layout Fryup (009 Gauge) created by clubmember Chris Towers and late Father some 30 years ago still standing strong and operating as it should. It is up undergoing maintance for its first outing back on the exhibition circuit in 5 years, where it will go on show in Lincoln at the ened of this month (28th Feb & 1st March).

January 2015

Sunday 18th January 2015:-

We are now underway to get back into our clubroom. The kitchen cuboards are being constructed and installed with the reset of the applliances being fitted soon. Plans for the exhibition are also underway as it draws closer to the the dates with final details being finalised and production plans are to start over the coming weeks. As above ^ our AGM will take place TOMORROW!


Wednesday 14th January 2015:-

The new clubroom floor has now been laid and is looking smart. As a result of this, with a few more things to complete, we should be able to move back into the room by the middle of February at the very latest!

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