Public Events

More about the Events list at the bottom of the page 

Members Events – click here

26th June 2021 - National Garden Railway Show

26th June 2021 -National Garden Railway show, Peterborough- East Anglian Track
31st July 2021 - 1st August 2021 Bluebell Railway Model Weekend

Gauge 1 represented with  Invicta Track.  Contact Tony Whibley 0158-076-2004
7th August 2021 - The BIG Model and Hobby Show - Postponed

Aintree Racecourse ,Liverpool. Dobson Bridge in attendance. Contact Maurice Rushby. EVENT POSTPONED UNTIL 2022
14th August 2021 - 15th August 2021 Get Together Adam Houghton

A 2 day running session with trade stands and refreshment stalls.  Camping available. This will be admission by ticket so contact Stuart Hithersay.  
11th September 2021 - 12th September 2021 EiWi Bahndammfest: Witterswil near Basel
@ Witterswil near Basel
Due to the unsecure situation re. Covid here in Switzerland, but also in France, Germany … the date of the Bahndammfest has been postponed to 11/12 September 2021.  Please book for dinner with Christian Schmutz: chs@csc-schmutz.ch or +41 61 711 88 86 / +41 78 711 82 04. Sunday GTG 10:00 am – 4:30 pm.
  • And probably during the week in between would be meetings on German and Swiss Layouts. So: members from everywhere are welcome!

14th October 2021 - 17th October 2021 Midlands Model Engineering Exhibition

Warwickshire Exhibition Centre  -  The Fosse. Stanley Midland in attendance
27th November 2021 - 29th November 2021 Warley National Model Railway Exhibition - Postponed

National Exhibition Centre, Birmingham.  Gauge 1 in attendance contact: Steve Barrett on: steve@barrettsteammodels.co.uk
11th June 2022 - GIMRA 75th Anniversary Show (was to be at RAF Cosford)
@ To be announced
Currently the committee is rearranging this event. A new date and location will be posted soon.
6th August 2022 - The BIG Model and Hobby Show

Aintree Racecourse, Aintree, Liverpool.  Dobson Bridge in attendance. Contact Maurice Rushby.

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

Notify an event to the diary of Newsletter and Journal and the website. Send an email to Peter Wood: peterwood-gimra.nw@talktalk.net

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