More about the Events list at the bottom of the page
2nd March 2024 - 3rd March 2024 Midlands Garden Railway Show
@ Warwickshire Event Centre
Midsummer Norton is appearing at the show!
13th April 2024 - 14th April 2024 Statfold Model Railway Exhibition
@ Statfold Country Park
Stanley Midland will be in attendance.
27th April 2024 - Great British Train Show
@ 292 Conestoga Drive, Brampton, Ontario
Southern Ontario Group will be in attendance.
18th May 2024 - 18th May 2024 American Day 2024
Back by popular demand, an American Day will be held by the East Anglia Group at their premises near Stowmarket, Suffolk on Saturday 18th May 2024 from ten o'clock to four o' clock(ish). This is a celebration of North American railways - which includes Canadian - so if you have any locomotives and stock you would like to run then please come along. We will provide tea, coffee and biscuits but you should bring your own sandwiches.
If anyone would like to join us then please contact Chris Turnbull at firstname.lastname@example.org
29th June 2024 - 30th June 2024 EiWi Bahndammfest
June 29/30 2024 EiWi Bahndammfest, at Witterswil near Basel.
Saturday GTG 10am - 6pm.
Apéro and dinner at 7pm, book with Christian Schmutz: email@example.com
and also Sunday GTG 10am - 4:30pm.
29th June 2024 - 30th June 2024 Bluebell Railway Model Railway Weekend Show
Gauge 1 Invicta Track in attendance.
Contact Tony Whibley 01580 762004 : firstname.lastname@example.org
6th July 2024 - 7th July 2024 Adam Houghton’s National GTG
Adam Houghton’s National GTG,
Five Oak Lane, West
Each day from 11am to 7pm. ‘Dobson Bridge’ on lawn. Garden line.
Parking in adjoining field. Tea and biscuits all day.
12th July 2024 - 13th July 2024 THE CLIFF BARKER SUMMER SHOW
G1 indoor and outdoor layouts and G3 portable layout.
Lunch available or bring a packed lunch. Refreshments available all day.
Off road parking. Track sales and order collections available.
20th July 2024 - 20th July 2024 Gauge 1 North
Gauge 1 North will take place at Bakewell Agricultural Business Centre, Haddon Road, Bakewell, Derbyshire, DE45 1AH,
For further information contact email@example.com
12th October 2024 - G1MRA Annual General Meeting and Show
@ STEAM Museum, Swindon
17th October 2024 - 20th October 2024 Midlands Moel Engineering Exhibition
Nr Leamington Spa Junction A425/B4455.
Open Thursday to Saturday 10am-4:30pm;
Sunday 10am - 4pm
Using the Events list
This events list is in the public part of the website and should only include events open to the public though admittance may have to be arranged in advance. However, some closed-to-the-public events do creep into this list by mistake so you are advised to check with the organisers before attending. There is also a members only events list in the password protected part of the website.
Please note that most G1MRA events are organised locally and that some Groups have their own websites – See Groups for further information
Please observe the protocol: Spectators are not to get in the way of drivers of trains and drivers should not obstruct the tracks when stopping. (see Standards and Guidance).
For G1MRA run exhibitions, but not Get-Togethers unless specifically requested, please take the current boiler certificate for each live steam loco you wish to run (see Standards and Guidance).
Interested in becoming a Member? follow this link
* Please note: Members Get-togethers start at 14.00 hrs unless stated otherwise above – these are usually Members only anyway.
For Contact Email address for Events
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