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hope you enjoy the variety of layouts and features we have on this site.
and keep the website accurate, clear, simple, quick to load and easy to use.
If you find any missing or broken links etc please let us know via the email
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DOWN TO THE EXHIBITION LATER THIS MONTH.................Latest updates:-
DIARY OF EVENTS, EXHIBITION FOR 2018.......will
be opened by Nick Owen.
home at London Road station,
here for a map of the area.
of the Month November 2018:-
'Brighton Evening Argus' rests at London Bridge with a Gatwick Express
test train, prior to the introduction of the service. Dated early 1984. Photographer
unknown / webmasters collection.
MRC was founded in 1971 and celebrated its 40th birthday on the 7th of October
2011. We currently have around 20 members and always welcome more.
are every Tuesday (except Bank Holidays and the Tuesday between Christmas and
New Year) from 1930 to approx 2200 at London Road Railway Station, Shaftesbury
Place (off Ditchling Rise) in Brighton, East
Sussex, UK. The clubrooms are in what was
originally the Ladies waiting room. We have club layouts in OO, HO gauge and
OO9. Our members have a wide variety of interests ranging from
London Brighton and South Coast Railway in O gauge through London & South
Western Railway in OO through to the Denver and Rio Grande in N scale and
everything in between!
Anyone aged 18 or over is eligible to join,
details on the membership page
As well as building and operating our
layouts, we run other events throughout the year such as film and slide shows,
an annual competition for members models and of course our exhibition in
November each year. 2018 will be our 40th exhibition.
Our club rooms are at London Road station
which is the first stop out of Brighton on the line to Lewes, Train services
are operated by the Southern Railway,
with four trains an hour during the day, reduced services evenings and
Sundays. Closest bus stops to the station are on
routes 5,5A and 5B in Preston Road / Beaconsfield Road or route 26 in the
Ditchling Road. Services are operated by Brighton
& Hove, both bus stops are just a few minutes walk away from the
station which is signposted. On street parking is available but is there
is now a fee until 2000.
shameless plug by the webmaster, my first book ( one of six ) was published by Amberley
Publishing in September (left). The second one will be out in November
(middle), the third in
the Spring of 2019 (right). The London Midland and Scottish Regions also follow
in 2019 followed by a Brighton and Sussex volume.
on the totems below to access the relevant pages.
you need more information, please contact either:
Clements (Secretary) on 01273 771929 or email us at
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