Railway Modeller December issue.
Sir Rod Stewart
The rock legend talks to RM Editor Steve Flint and Features Writer Craig Tiley about his love of modelling, and his extensive layout which is housed in his Los Angeles home. Don't miss it!
A wayside station on the line from Bridlington to Hull, modelled in O gauge. The layout will be making its exhibition debut at the Warley National Model Railway Exhibition at the NEC on 23 & 24 November.
PLAN OF THE MONTH
Modelling Barnsley's railways
The first of an occasional series of layout suggestions centred on this South Yorkshire town, looking at the former Court House station in steam days.
County Donegal Joint Railways railcars
The last two of the Irish system's railcars saw an extended period of operation in the Isle of Man after the CDRJC closed 60 years ago. Drawings from our Ian Beattie archive.
INSIDE THIS ISSUE
Moving on from the train set
Sound advice for that all-important step along the road from the introductory package, in the second part of a trilogy from Chris Ford on a project layout in OO.
Reunion in Fife
Ian Futers returns to an old favourite subject for a layout – the Lochty Branch in Fife – but this time in his favoured O gauge. See it at the Warley show at the NEC on 23 & 24 November.
Nerw product reviews
The lead review item this month is the Ruston & Hornsby 48DS shunter (with accompanying match truck) in OO gauge from Hornby.
On the Settle & Carlisle in steam days in N gauge – see it at the Warley show at the NEC on 23 & 24 November.
In the news
A South Eastern & Chatham Railway D Class 4-4-0 has been announced by Rails of Sheffield and Locomotion Models in OO gauge – see it and more in the bumped news section of RM.
Don't miss the Warley Show!
A preview of the attractions at the NEC over the weekend of 23 & 24 November, including a chance to meet the winners and other contestants from Series 2 of Channel 5's The Great Model Railway Challenge.
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