Festival Layouts

As well as having many traders for you to enjoy, we also have a selection of outstanding large scale model railway layouts from around the UK, showing railways from different periods and countries

The 16mm module


The layout was designed to allow the continuous running of live steam model locomotives, also it was to be as compact and light as possible for a portable model railway. The layout when erected is approximately 21 feet by 14 feet and along with its scenery and accessories fits into a trailer 5 feet long, 3feet wide and 2 feet high.The track and points are scratch built using Tenmille bullhead rail reclaimed from a garden railway. There is no electric power to the track the locomotives used being either steam or battery powered. The layout isn’t a copy of any particular railway.


The layout is 28 ft x 8 ft useing peco g45 track and built by Austin Moss. We will be running both steam and diesel locos . the layout is called A GALA DAY with visiting engines from the isle of man.welshpool.lynton.ffestiniog.india.denver. so lots going on .

Loft City Central

Melin Llechi


The Wuppertaler Schwebebahn is a suspension railway in Wuppertal, Germany. It is the oldest electric elevated railway with hanging cars in the world and is unique.It was constructed between 1897 and 1903. The first section opened in 1901. The Schwebebahn is still in use today for local public transport, moving millions of passengers annually.The Schwebebahn runs along a route of 8.3 miles at a height of about 39 ft above the River Wupper.

Phurcombe hall

16mm Vintage / Heritage layout and display


G scale layout


Let’s Play Playmobil