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How to fit pickups to older model locomotives

Here we give you a step-by-step advice to transform your erratic-running…

09 April 2019

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Model Railway Control: Analogue or Digital?

You're new to model railways, but already you're hit with technical terms – 'DC'…

08 April 2019

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Building a track cleaning wagon for a garden railway

If you don't want your trains slipping and stumbling along the line, a rail…

21 March 2019

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How to build a ‘Salmon’ wagon

We offer some best practice advice on assembling two variants of a wagon from…

20 March 2019

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Top tips on how to model roads and road markings

Here we show you our top six tips on how to model roads, road markings and…

05 March 2019

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Model Railway Tools for Beginners

We take a look at the top model railway tools and equipment needed to help you…

15 February 2019

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Weathering Model Trains. Top Tips and Techniques

We reveal top tips and techniques for weathering model trains.

01 February 2019

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Model Railway Scales and gauges explained

What's the difference between scale and gauge in model railways? Here's our…

16 January 2019

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How to model wagon loads for mining areas

We take a look at suitable loads for mining areas. Coal is an obvious choice,…

09 January 2019

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VIDEO: Creating model railway bushes with Woodland Scenics

Watch the experts at Woodland Scenics show you how to create shrubs and bushes.

09 January 2019

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How to model loads for model railway wagons

Colourful private owner model railway wagons would normally be full of coal, so…

09 January 2019

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A complete guide to model railway baseboard construction

A step-by-step guide to model railway baseboard construction demonstrating how…

04 January 2019

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How to add trees to a model railway

Trees are a vital part of a model railway. They add height and look pleasant…

01 December 2018

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How to fit DCC sound into a Dapol N Gauge 'Hall'

We show you how to fit DCC Sound into an N gauge Dapol GWR ‘Hall’ 4-6-0.

24 October 2018

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How to set up a DCC decoder

Setting up a DCC decoder properly can be simple, as as we prove in this…

24 October 2018

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