Good evening, Tonight we are looking at my favourite layout that I saw at the annual Portsmouth Model Railway Exhibition hosted by the South Hants Model Railway club last weekend. The layout in question is an EM gauge layout called Westcliff which is a “what might have been” based on the Dorset seaside town of…

The Mid-Hants Autumn Steam Gala 2014

In summary, I have to say that the Watercress Line held a a fantastic steam gala last weekend.  With four Great Western visiting locomotives ranging from the mighty Castle to the tiny 14xx class supplemented by the railway’s home fleet, there was non-stop steam action.

Locoyard Ice Cream

Although the weather isn’t fantastic in the UK at the moment, it is a little warmer on the whole.  So an important delivery arrived today – the Ice Cream Wagon!