Brief news will be posted here of traders and exhibitors that have booked to attend this years show. For more information about them please see the Traders and Exhibitors pages of this site.

19 October 2018

The hall may be full but we found some room outside in the car park, so have added another exhibitor:
Plymouth Miniature Steam - 5" gauge portable ride on railway .

12 October 2018

Five more traders added today - that's about it - the hall is full :
Jurassic Models - Laser cut wood rolling stock kits.
PDF models - 3D Printed locomotive kits in 16 mm scale.
Trenarren Models - Quality scenic detailing for 16 mm garden railways.
Craft Made Signals - Signals in gauges O to 3.
Frome Model Centre - The South West's Largest Model Shop.

22 September 2018

Another trader added today - it's going to be a great show:
Bill Jary - Vintage and modern trains.

16th September 2018

Another trader and a further exhibitor added today:
Just The Ticket - Gauge 1 Engineering Supplies.
Lynton and Barnstaple Railway - Find out all about the railway's plans to lengthen the running line by 4.5 miles to Wistpoundland.

12th September 2018

Another 2 traders added today, bringing the total so far to 31:
Blackcat Bridges - Sturdy Aluminium Bridges.
Devon Air Ambulance - Our local Air Ambulance stand from the charity we support.

24th August 2018

Another 3 traders added today, bringing the total so far to 29:
Camden Miniature Steam Services - Books and DVDs.
Bowaters Models - 16 mm rolling stock kits.
Cain Howley Structures - Large scale viaducts and concrete railway structures.

21st August 2018

Another 2 exhibitors added today, bringing the total so far to 24:
Aldiss Mine on Wolf Creek - G scale Americam Mine Diorama.
Newton Abbot and District M.E.S. - Display of 3.5 and 5 inch models.

24th July 2018

Another 4 exhibitors added today, bringing the total so far to 22 and there are still more to come:
Phurcombe Hall - 16mm Vintage/Heritage layout and display.
Mwlch Grumblyn - Guildford M.E.S.16mm Layout with 32mm and dual gauge 32mm/45mm circuits, featuring a wide variety of locos and stock.
Tiverton and District M.E.S. - Display of miniature live steam models, mainly locomotives, in various scales.
Merchant Navy Class Restoration - Help restore 35011 General Steam Navigation to original air-smoothed condition.

19th July 2018

Another exhibitor added today
St Teath Society of Model Engineers - Displays of 5", G1 and O Gauge steam engines and stock. Also an N gauge layout in a trunk.

1st July 2018

One more trader:
David Smith - Unusual and wide variety of second-hand books,railway paperwork and pictures.

20th June 2018

Another regular trader at the show is added today:
Swift Sixteen - High quality products in resin,brass and other mediums for the 16 mm garden railway modeller/enthusiast.

15th June 2018

Another month and another trader:
Friends of the Railway Studies Collection - Sales of surplus books.

25th May 2018

Another trader and a further exhibitor added today:
Bowande Live Steam UK Ltd - UK outline Gauge One steam locomotives.
Slugs Crossing - A 16mm layout on a 4 foot by 2 foot board from Brian Dominic.

10th May 2018

Another exhibitor booked today:
Bowman Circle - Vintage Live Steam Gauge 0 exhibition layout 1910 -1990.

1st May 2018

A new month,another trader and another exhibit added today:
The Sparesman - Pre-owned G Scale Locos, stock and accessories.
Salisbury and Stonehenge Gauge 1 layout - Double track Gauge 1 layout operated by the South Devon Garden Railway Group.

24th April 2018

A further 3 traders added today:
Garden Railway Specialists - The comprehensive garden railway sercice.
Brandbright - Manufacturers of quality kits and accessories and retailers of track and locos.
Timpdon Models - Rolling stock kits and RTR models for SM32 and SM45.

16th April 2018

A further trader added today:
Bole Laser Craft - Laser cut kits and accessories for the garden railway modeller.

13th April 2018

A further trader added today:
Motley Miniatures - Wide range of 16mm figures in early to mid 20th Century dress including drivers, firemen, labourers, passengers, military etc. All sold with separate heads for variety.

12th April 2018

A further exhibitor and two more traders added today:
Cornwall O Gauge Group - Exhibition track with two ovals of fine scale and one oval of coarse scale track. 2 or 3 rail operation with British and continental stock..
GWR Benches - Great Western Railway benches suitable for garden and main line railways.
Pendle Valley Workdhop - Garden railway building kits.

27th March 2018

A further exhibitor added today:
Dreckly - 16 mm double track loop portable layout.

24th March 2018

Another trader and two more exhibitors added today making 14 traders and 13 exhibitors so far, and it's still only March :
Model Earth Design - Resin accessories for 1/12th and 7/8ths scales.
Barry King - Gauge 1 static display of models.
Gauge 1 Model Railway Association Tinplate Group - 6 track mains and battery powered layout.

15th March 2018

Another trader added today:
Peter Korzilius - Wagon chassis, coach bogies, wagon kits, components and engine platework in Gauge 1 and Gauge 3

11th March 2018

Another exhibitor added today:
Melin Llechi (Slate Mill) - Small battery powered 16mm shunting layout based on a slate quarry in North Wales.

4th March 2018

A new month, another trader and three more exhibitors:
Coach and Wagon Works - Makers of rolling stock for 16 mm garden railways.
Ryans Mill - 1930's private railway based in a wood yard with a sand tipper.
Mendip Vale - 16 mm live steam layout representing the junction of two narrow gauge lines at a country station with loco sheds.
Plymouth G Scale Group - American and European outline freelance track powered G Scale layout. Steam and diesel with sound.

21st February 2018

Two more regular exhibitors and a layout on its first outing to Exeter:
Budley Bay - The South Devon Garden Railway Group's portable 16 mm layout operated by the East Devon Group and some of our junior members.
Westland and Yeovil M.E.S. - Display of locos up to 5 inch plus TV/DVD showing locos on their club track.
Buckingham Garden Railway Society - The exact configuration of the layout has yet to be determined but this could be the largest G Scale layout ever at Exeter?

13th February 2018

We welcome back another regular trader:
I P Engineering - Garden railway rolling stock kits.

10th February 2018

Another trader added today:
John Sutton Books and Models - New and secondhand 32mm and 45mm live steam and diesel locomotives, books on Narrow Gauge, Industrial, ON30, 16mm, and G scale models.

6th February 2018

A new week and four exhibitors and a trader to add:
Indian Hills - 16 mm scale live steam layout loosely based on the Darjeeling Himalayan Railway.
Maurice Hopper - 16 mm scratch building for the garden.
Penny Gillam Mine - Working G scale mine - Blasting of ore can be safely witnessed!
7/8ths Narrow Gauge Display - Display of locos and rolling stock by Chris Tilley, Richard Collis,Dave Pinniger and Chris Bird.
Penny Gillam Mine Sales - A great selection of 2nd hand and new G Scale items.

2nd February 2018

Another 2 traders booked today:
Brunel Models - Model buildings to most scales, bespoke or kits, fully weather proof.Easy build kits available.
Berry Hill Works - Professional locomotive lining and painting.

31st January 2018

Two more regular attendees have just booked in:
Anything Narrow Gauge - secondhand and new 16 mm Locomotives and rolling stock.
Chuffed2Bits - Providing quality garden railway services and accessories for the discerning garden railway enthusiast

28th January 2018

The first traders have already booked their spaces for this year's show. We welcome back:
Yatton Engineering - High quality 16 mm scale laser cut models.
Loco Boxes - Boxes for your locos, baseboards, rolling roads, Roundhouse locomotives and Elstow Engineering locomotives.
Roy Wood Models - 16mm scale live steam locomotives, upgrades and accessories.
Modeltown - Resin buildings,figures and accessories.