Let's Go Railway Modelling (NEW 2023)
Enter the wonderful world of railway modelling and explore this charming and worthwhile hobby, with modelling enthusiast Chris Ford.
Railway modelling is a lifestyle hobby enjoyed by millions of people from all walks of life, including famous stars like Sir Rod Stewart, Jools Holland, Pete Waterman and even Hollywood A-listers such as Tom Hanks. As a mainstream leisure activity, it encompasses a huge array of artistic, creative and technical aptitudes. It is incredibly rewarding and fulfilling, a great way to learn lots of new skills, and can be enjoyed equally at home or by participating in a local club or group. But knowing where to begin and how to navigate one‚Äôs way through the myriad of wondrous things the hobby offers can often be overwhelming to both newcomers and experienced modellers alike.
Hence, this brand new publication which takes a candid and sometimes humorous look at the hobby today, guiding the reader through the multitude of options and choices with which he or she is faced. From what size of models to choose? Where to house a layout in the home? What controllers do I use? Where to get more advice? Should I join a club? In fact, all the¬†information one needs to integrate this ever-fascinating hobby into one‚Äôs busy life and including examples of many inspirational model railways built by hobbyists of all persuasions.
The author, Chris Ford, is a lifelong enthusiast who has built layouts in various scales and gauges and is a frequent contributor to Railway Modeller.
CONTINENTAL MODELLER March 2024 Vol.46 No.3
In this months issue... RAILWAY OF THE MONTH - SAN GIACOMO The result of a trip to Italy - Maurice Kleverwal brin...
RAILWAY MODELLER March 2024 Vol.75 No.881
¬† RAILWAY OF THE MONTH EastfieldThis gargantuan 70' x 40' recreation of Glasgow Eastfeld diesel depot is due to make...
CONTINENTAL MODELLER February 2024 Vol.46 No.2
In this months issue... RAILWAY OF THE MONTH Inspired by a well-known painting, J.Cameron Millar presents an impr...
RAILWAY MODELLER February 2024 Vol.75 No.880
¬† RAILWAY OF THE MONTH WellparkThis 00 gauge layout by the Scottish Diesel & Electric Group, set in the suburbs ...
CONTINENTAL MODELLER January 2024 Vol.46 No.1
In this months issue... RAILWAY OF THE MONTH Rail Mod√©lisme Ch√¢tenoyen (RMC71) introduce¬†their current HO exhi...