Monthly Archives: August 2016

Odd modelling idea #2

No idea what to do with your children’s baby toys – try this, at least with the bath toys! I have no other details except for the caption, and frankly, I’m too scared to ask….. Following on from politicians in … Continue reading

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ESNG exhibiting and other odds and ends

ESNG will be exhibiting at the Gaugemaster Open Weekend, 3-4 September.  The show is at their shop behind Ford station, near Arundel (and Ford prison).  It’s a free show, and looks pretty good.  ESNG members, if you come you’d be very welcome and come … Continue reading

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Details for carriage interiors

At the risk of again entering the political arena, I wondered whether Jeremy Corbyn’s recent escapades offer a modelling opportunity? (For our overseas readers, or those sensible enough not to engage with the depressing world news, Mr Corbyn recently starred … Continue reading

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Reflections on a wedding

I’d better give a report on the auspicious day, before I get back to trains again….. No. 1 son was duly married off, and all went well.  The whole day was a lot of fun, and all went smoothly.  The … Continue reading

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Spar Valley Railway diesel weekend

The event was held from Thursday 4th August to Sunday 7th August.  These photos were taken on the Sunday by Allan.  Plenty of Class 33’s in evidence.  Despite my Southern bias, I have always thought them one of the neatest … Continue reading

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Congratulations Mr & Mrs Bartlett

Please excuse the personal post today.  My Michael is getting married to Vickie, so trains take a back seat for once.  I shall be on taxi duty for the morning at least…. Congratulations Mr & Mrs Bartlett!!!

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ESNG meeting – 17 August 2016

A quiet evening, with just the eight of us attending.  Even the treasurer was on holiday! No Japanese trains today, as Paul also seemed to be away.  Simon was running this lovely Santa Fe Alco PA-PB-PA set.  It must have … Continue reading

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