Great Central Railway - Model Event 2019
Over 70 layouts will be taking part in this year's model event on the Great Central Railway - a fantastic event combining both real and model railways for a fantastic three day show. An intensive timetable is in operation with exhibits to explore at all the stations along the line.
Hattons will be in attendance at the show, offering visitors the chance to look at the latest samples of our Originals products - such as the Class 66, Class A3 & A4 4-6-2s and more. Head along to chat to our friendly team, suggest your ideas and get the answers to any questions you might have.
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Location & Dates
Great Central Railway
Quorn Station, LE12 8AG
(It is recommended to park here due to limited parking or restrictions at other stations)
Friday 14th June 2019 (10am to 5pm)
Saturday 15th June 2019 (10am to 5pm)
Sunday 16th June 2019 (10am to 6pm)
Ticket Prices & Booking
Local Transport & Map
Free Heritage Bus Shuttle: Provided by the Leicester Transport Heritage Trust in association with the Great Central Railway and Soar Valley Model Railway Club. A free heritage bus service will be operating between Loughborough Midland (East Midlands Trains) and Loughborough Central (GCR) stations for the GCR Model Event across all three days. Find out more here
Nearest Bus Route: Arriva Service 127 serves Loughborough Central, Leicester North and Quorn stations. Find out more here
Nearest Train Service:
Loughborough station - 18min walk to GCR Loughborough Central station
Leicester station - 59min walk to GCR Leicester North station