The Festival of British Railway Modelling

Festival of British Railway Modelling

10th & 11th February 2018

Supported by Doncaster Model Railway Club

Calling all railway modelling enthusiasts to Doncaster

The Festival of British Railway Modelling returns to Doncaster again for a spectacular show, firmly established as the biggest show in the area, attracting almost 6,000 day visitors across 2 days.

30 British layouts will be showcased and over 80 stands made up of traders, clubs, societies and demonstrators will be in attendance at the event.

In attendance again for 2018 will be our BRM village, bringing the hobby to life with British Railway Modelling, RM Web and Model Railways Live area, more information will follow.

As usual we will follow our extensive marketing campaign that includes advertising in three external specialist titles, the local press covering a 50 mile radius, and all Warners relevant titles including British Railway Modelling editorial, layout profiles and advertising with BRM sales averaging 27,000 in season. Having added Traction, Narrow Gauge World and Garden Rail to our stable of magazines we are also actively diversifying our reach.  We have a fantastic online presence with RM Web 30,000 members and 180,000 unique visits a month.   We will continue to utilise this with E-shots, online editorial, the show homepage and a strong presence on RM Web.

We now have more routes to market than ever before and are confident of delivering an increase in buying visitors.

Show Information

  • Established show now in its 22nd year
  • Almost 6,000 visitors expected across 2 great days
  • 30 British layouts in a variety gauges
  • A vast trade area selling thousands of products
  • BRM village
  • Clubs, Associations and Society Stands
  • Powerful external and internal marketing campaign
  • Eshot programme