This April we will once again be supporting the Chard Model Railway Club by running the Chard model Railway Exhibition.  This will be held on the 21st April 2024 at Chard Guildhall.

In September our annual exhibition will be moving venue from Blandford to Wimborne.  The new venue will be The Hamworthy Club, Magna Road, Wimborne, BH21 3AP.  The dates for this show are 21th – 22nd September 2024. More information can be found here: https://rb.gy/zcz1u7

Chard 2024 – 21st April. 10am-4pm. Adults £5 Children £FREE

There is paid parking near to the venue (next to ‘Home Bargains’) as well as parking on the high street.


  • Ashwood (OO Gauge) – Chard MRC
  • Bude (TT Gauge) – Chard MRC
  • Cascade Canyon (TT Gauge) – Chard MRC
  • G scale Demonstration – Chard MRC
  • Rushmore (OO Gauge) – Cale Rail Society
  • Brewery Lane (O Gauge) – D&S Model Railways
  • Burpham Quay (OO Gauge) – Exemouth MRC
  • Wast Bay (N Gauge) – Bridport MRC
  • Just-In-Case (N Gauge) – Keith Dibden
  • Newport Street (OO Gauge) – Chris Fordham


  • Dave Smith Books
  • Andy Lynch Model Railways
  • Turleigh Models
  • Ray Heard Model Railways

Societies and Demonstrations:

  • Robert Train – DCC Repairs and Fitting