UK Model Shops

  This is a list of UK models shops that have a physical shop rather than just an on-line sales service. Please visit their websites or telephone the company for details of their opening times. If any model shop wishes to be listed here please provide your shop name, address, website address and telephone number  to narrowgaugenews@retiarius.com and you will be added as soon as possible.

England

Bedfordshire

AGR Model Railway Store Ltd., 9 High Street Mews, Leighton Buzzard, LU7 1EA www.agrmodelrailwaystore.co.uk 01525 854788

Berkshire

Berkshire Dolls House & Model Co., The Old Fire Station, 9 Wargrave Road, Twyford, Berkshire, RG10 9NY www.berkshiredollshousecompany.com  0118 9343700

Model Junction, 916 Yeovil Road, Slough Trading Estate, Slough, Berkshire, SL1 4J
www.modeljunction.info 

Cambridgeshire

Trains4u.com, 27 St. David’s Square, Fengate, Peterborough, UK PE1 5QA
www.trains4u.com  01733 895989

Cheshire

Chester Model Centre, 71-73 Bridge Street Row East, Chester, CH1 1NW
www.chestermodelcentre.com 01244 400930

Grimy Times, 187 Orford Lane, Warrington. Cheshire, WA2 7BA
www.grimytimes.co.uk 01925 632209

Haslington Models, 134 Crewe Road, Haslington, Crewe, Cheshire, CW1 SRQ 01495 792263

Hattons Model Railways Ltd., Unit 17 Montague Road, Widnes, WA8 8FZ
www.hattons.co.uk 0151 7333655

High Lane Model Railways, Stockport Indoor Market, Market Place, Stockport, SK1 1ES
07955 362105

Trident Trains, No.10 The Craft Arcade, Dagfields Craft Centre, Crewe Road, Walgherton, Nantwich, Cheshire, CW5 7LG www.tridenttarins.co.uk  01270 842400

Waltons Models, 30 Stamford Street, Altrincham, Cheshire, WA14 1EY
www.waltonsmodels.co.uk  0161 9285940

Widnes Model Centre, 128 Widnes Road, Widnes, Cheshire, WA8 6AX
www.widnesmodelcentre.co.uk  0151 4841196

Cleveland

Peter’s Spares, 2H/2J Brighouse Business Village, Riverside Park, Middlesborough, Cleveland, TS2 1RT www.perterspares.com  01642 909794

Redcar Models & Hobbies, 130 High Street, Redcar, Cleveland 01642 494912

Cornwall

Kernow Model; Rail Centre, 98a Trelowarren Strret, Cambourne, Cornwall, TR14 8AN www.kernowmodelrailcentre.com  01209 714099

The American Railroad Centre, 15 Lower Bore Street, Bodmin, Cornwall, PL31 2JR 01208 72025

World of Model Railways, Meadow Street, Mevagissey, Cornwall, PL26 6U
www.model-railway.co.uk 01726 842457

County Durham

Durham Trains of Stanley, 6 Station Road, Stanley, County Durham, DH9 0JL
www.durhamtrainsofstanley.co.uk  01207 232545

Stockton Modeller, 10 Silver Street, Stockton-on-Tees, County Durham, TS18 1SX
www.stocktonmodeller.co.uk  01642 616680

Cumbria

C&M Models, 1 Crosby Street, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA1 1D
www.candmmodels.co.uk  01288 514689

Crafty Hobbies, 54 Cavendish Street, Barrow In Furness, Cumbria, LA14 1PZ
www.crafty-hobbies.co.uk 01229 820759

Jackson’s Models, 33 New Street, Wigton, Cumbria, CA7 9AL
www.jacksonsmodels.co.uk 01697 342557

Derbyshire

Malc’s Models, 2-4 Pelham Street, Ilkeston, Derbyshire, DE7 8AR 07786 896807

Mount Tudor Models, Scarthin, Cromford, Matlock, Derbyshire, DE4 3QF 07629 822294

Devon

Buffers Model Railways, Colston Cross, nr Axminster, Devon, EX13 7NF
www.buffersmodelrailways.com  01297 35557

Colletts Models, 20 Albion Street, Exmouth, Devon, EX8 1JJ
www.collettsmodelshop.co.uk 01395 224608

Osborn’s Models, 7 Honestone Street, Bideford, North Devon, EX39 2DL
www.osbornsmodels.com  01237 423453

Paignton Model Shop, 60 Hyde Road, Paignton, Devon, TQ4 5BY
www.paigntonmodelshop.com  01803 555882

Shady Lane, 11 Grenville Street, Bideford, North Devon, EX39 2EA
www.shadylanemodels.co.uk 01237 238872

Simon’s Trains, 6 bank House, Chapel Street, Holsworthy, Devon, EX22 6AR
www.anythingnarrowgauge.co.uk  01409 255510

The Model Shop, 4 St David’s Hill, Exeter, Devon, EX4 3RG
www.trainsandtrack.co.uk  01392 421906

Dorset

Aspire Gifts & Models, Unit 4 Court Farm Business Park, Buckland Newton, Nr Dorshester, Dorset, DT2 7BT www.aspiregiftandmodels.co.uk 0130 0345355

Bournemouth Model Railway Centre, 329-331 Hoddenhurst Road, Bournemouth, Dorset, BH8 8BT www.traintronics.co.uk 01202 309872

Model Railway Solutions, Unit 1, 10-12 Alder Hills, Poole, Dorset, BH12 4AL
www.modelrailwaysolutions.co.uk  01202 798068

Swanage Model Railway Centre, 44 High Street, Swanage, Dorset, BH19 2NX
www.just-collectables.co.uk 07956 973072

East Anglia

Parrs Model Railways, 252 London Road South, Kirkley, Lowestoft, NR33 0BE 01502 565695

Essex

Flair Rail, Unit 7 Springfield Nursery Estate, Burnham On Crouch, Essex, CM0 8TA
www.flair-rail-co.uk 01621 786198

John Dutfield for Model Railways, Wards Yard, 133 Springfield Park Road, Chemsford, Essex, CM2 6EE www.johndutfieldmodelrailways.co.uk  01245 494455

Plus Daughters, 8 Brittania court, Burnt Mills Industrial estate, Basildon, Essex, SS13 1EU
www.plusdaughters.co.uk  01268 726211

SAT Model Rail, Unit G5 The Old Granary, Hawk Hill, Battlesbridge, Wickford, Essex, SS11 7RE
www.satmodelrail.co.uk 01268 562588

Gloucestershire

Cheltenham Model Centre, 39 High Street, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL50 1DX www.cheltenhammodelcentre.com  01242 523117 / 01242 234644

Hampshire

AC Models, 7/9 High Street, Eastleigh, Hants, SO50 5LB
www.acmodelseastleigh.co.uk 02380 610100

Church Street Models, 10a Church Street, Basingstoke, Hants, RG21 7QE
www.churchstreetmodels.co.uk  01256 358060

Alton Model Centre, 7a Normandy Street, Alton, Hants, GU34 1DD
www.altonmodelcentre.co.uk 01420 542264

Ron Lines, 342 Shirley Road, Shirley, Southampton, Hants, SO15 3HJ
www.ronlines.com 02380 772681

The Model Shop, 65 Kingston Road, Portsmouth, PO2 7DX
www.modelshop-portsmouth.co.uk  02392 653100

Herefordshire

The Hereford Model Centre, 4 Commercial Road, Hereford, Herefordshire, HR1 2BB
www.herefordmodels.com  01432 352809

Hertfordshire

Kings LanglEy Junction 20 Models, 51 High Street, Kings Langley, Hertfordshire, WD4 9HU 01923 270247

KS Models, 19 Middle Row, Old Town, Stevenage, Herts, SG1 3AW
www.ks-models.co.uk 01438 746616

Isle of Man

Track Shack, Units 4-8 Olive Court, Ramsey Road, Peel, Isle of Man, IM5 1RM
www.track-shack.com  0330 0885759

Isle of Wight

Upstairs Downstairs, 3 Pier Street, Sandown, Isle of Wight, PO36 8JR
www.trainstop.co.uk 01983 406616

Kent

Dream Steam Ltd., Ground Floor Suite, Vanguard House, Mills Road, Aylesford, Kent, MD20 7NA
www.dreamsteam-smallscale.co.uk  01622 793700

Kent Garden Railways, 66 High Street, St Mary Cray, Orpington, Kent, BR5 3NH
www.kgrmodels.com  01689 891668

Rochester Games Models & Railways, 21 Corporation Street, Rochester, Kent, ME1 1NN www.rochestergamesmodelsandrailways.co.uk 01634 815699

The Hobby Shop, 85 Preston Street, Faversham, Kent, ME13 8NU
www.hobb-e-mail.com  01795 531666

Lancashire

Ashton Model Centre, Above B&M Bargains, Greenway Shopping Centre, Ashton-in-Makerfield, Lancashire, WN4 9AE www.ashtonmodelcentre.co.uk  01942 809534

Bolton Model Mart, 58 Great Moor Street, Bolton, Lancashire, BL1 1SN
www.boltonmodelmart.co.uk  01204 382282

Carnforth Models, Unit 5 Carnforth Station, Carnforth, Lancashire, LA5 9TR
www.carnforthmodels.co.uk 01524 730101

Culcheth Model Railways, CPS Shopping Centre, Common Lane, Culcheth, Warrington, WA3 4EH www.holdercollectables.co.uk 01925 899959

Tower Models, 44 Coookson Street, Blackpool, Lancashire, FY1 3ED
www.tower-models.com  01253 623797 / 01253 623799

Leicestershire

The Signal Box, 1 Albion Street, Anstey, Leicestershire, LE7 7DD 0116 2362901

Lincolnshire

Caister Loco, 8 Market Place, Caistor, Market Rasen, Lincolnshire, LN7 6TW 01472 859950

Digitrains Ltd., 15 Clifton Street, Lincoln, Lincolnshire, LN5 8LQ
www.digitrains.co.uk 01522 527731

Mad About Trains, 106 Trinity Street, Gainsborough, Lincolnshire, DN21 1HS
www.madabouttrains.co.uk  01427 811040

Liverpool

Hattons of Liverpool, Hattons Model Railways, 17 Montague Road, Widnes, WA8 8FZ 
www.hattons.co.uk  0151 7333655 

London

4D Model Shop, The Arches,120 Leman Street,Whitechapel, London, E1 8EU Laser Cutting and etching services www.modelshop.co.uk  020 7264 1288

Ian Allan Bookshop, 45/46 Lower Marsh, Waterloo, London, SE1 7RG

Marno Ltd., 72 Titchfield Street, London, W1W 7QW
www.marnoltd.co.uk  020 7580 7699

Manchester

Sawyer Models, 119 Bradshaw Gate, Leigh, Gtr Manchester, WN7 4ND
www.sawyermodels.co.uk 01942 202334

The Loco Shed, 48 Bury Old Road, Whitefield, Manchester, M45 6TL
www.thelocoshedmcr.co.uk  0161 7220103

Middlesex

Richardsons of Feltham, 6-7 Rochester Parade, High Street, Feltham, Middlesex, TW13 4DX
www.richardsons-retail.co.uk  020 8890 4399 / 020 8890 9946

Norfolk

Bure Valley Models, Aylesham Station, Norwich Road, Aylesham, Norfolk, NR11 6BW
www.burevalleymodels.com  01263 733858

Northamptonshire

H & A Models, 19 Keats way, Higham Ferrers, Northamptonshire, NN10 8DQ 01933 355531

Railway Conductor, Unit 2, The Old Dairy Craft Centre, Upper Stowe, Nr Weedon, Northamtonshire, NN7 4SH www.therailwayconductor.co.uk  01327 439736

Wellingborough Trains & Models, 26 Market Strret, Wellingborough, Northamptonshire, NN8 1AT www.wellingboroughtrains.co.uk 01933 274069

Nottinghamshire

Edwinstowe Trains & Things @ Benhams, 45 High Street, Edwinstowe, Notts, NG21 9QR
www.benhamsonline.com 01623 822302

The Goods Yard, Station Lodge, Lodge Lane Industrial Estate, Tuxford, Notts, NG22 0NL
www.thegoodsyard.co.uk 07930 557601

Oxfordshire

Howes Modesl Ltd., Unit 16b, Station Field Industrial Estate, Rowles Way, Kidlington, Oxford, OX5 1JD www.howesmodels.co.uk  01865 848000

SCC 4 DCC, Sunningwell Command Control Ltd., PO Box 381, Abindon Sorting Office, OX13 6YB
www.scc4dcc.co.uk 01865 730455

Staffordshire

The Hobby Goblin, 54 Hamil Road, Burslem, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, St6 1AU
www.thehobbygoblin.co.uk  01782 818433 / 07973 478294

The Hobby Shop, Unit 7s New Street, Burton on Trent, Staffordshire, DE14 3TN
www.marketmodels.co.uk  07939 544527

Topp Trains, 28 Marston Road, Stafford, Staffordshire, ST16 3BS www.topp-trains.co.uk  01785 247883

Tutbury Model Shop, 5 Tutbury Mill Mews, Lower High Street, Tutbury, Staffordshire, DE13 9LU 01283 814777

Somerset

East Somerset Models, The railway Station, Cranmore, Shepton Mallet, Somerset, BA4 4QP
www.esmodels.co.uk  01749880651

Frome Model Centre, 1-2 Catherine Street, Frome, Somerset, BA11 1DA
www.fromemodelcentre.com 01373 465295

Model Masters, International House, Clifton Road, Weston-Super-Mare, Somerset, BS23 1BW www.modelmasters.co.uk  01934 629717

Signals Model Shop, 8 Holly Court, High Street, Midsomer Norton, Somerset, BA3 2DB
www.signalsmodels.com  01767 402484

Suffolk

Model Junction, 10 Whiting Street, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk, IP33 1NX
www.model-junction.co.uk  01284753456  

Orwell Model Railways, Ipswich Model Railway Centre, 48/52 Tomline Road, Ipswich, Suffolk, IP3 8DB www.orwellmodelrailways.co.uk 01473 724578

Scograil, Unit 2, 48-52 Tomline Road, Ipswich, Suffolk, IP3 8DB
www.scograil.co.uk  01473 252009

West Sussex

Morris Models, 80 Manor Road, North Lancing, West Sussex, BH15 0HD
www.morris-railway.co.uk 01726 842457

Squires Model & Craft Tools, 100 London Road, Bognor Regis, West Sussex, PO21 1DD
www.squirestools.co.uk   01243 842424

Tyne & Wear

Pooleys Puffers, 382a Jedburgh Court, Team Valley Trading Estate, Gateshead, Tyne & Wear, NE11 0BQ www.pooleyspuffers.com  0191 4910202 / 0191 4106386

Warwickshire

Our Place, 3 Swan Street, Alcester, Warwickshire, B49 5DP
www.model-mart.co.uk 01789 766755

West Midlands

Ian Allan Bookshop, 12 Ethel Street, Birmingham, B2 4BG

Tennents Trains, Shop 1, 130 Hagely Road, Hayley Green, Halesowen, West Midlands, B63 1DY www.tennentstrains.co.uk  0121 5501266

Wiltshire

Model Maniacs, Unit 9 Harris Road, Calne, Wiltshire, SN11 9PT
www.modelmaniacs.co.uk  01249 817731

Spot-on-Models, 49 Fleet Street, Swindon, Wiltshire, SN1 1RE 01793 617302

Worcestershire

DCC Supplies, Unit 17a, Top Barn Business Centre, Holt Heath, Worcestershire, WR6 6NH
www.dccsupplies.com  0845 2241601

Footplate, 101 Comberton Hill, Kidderminster, Worcestershire, DY10 1QH
www.footplate.co.uk   01562 7500076

Yorkshire

Millenium Models, 67 Queen Street, Morley, Leeds, Yorkshire, LS27 8EB
www.milleniummodels.co.uk  0113 2189286

Monk Bar Model Shop, 2 Goodramgate, York, YO1 7LQ
www.monkbarmodelshop.co.uk  01904 659423

East Yorkshire

53A Models, 430 Hessle Strret, Kingston-upon-Hull, HU3 3SE
www.53amodels.co.uk  01482 227777

Grandad’s Toy Shop, 9a George Street, Snaith, East Yorkshire, DN14 9HY
www.grandadstoyshop.co.uk  07754 401209

The Train Shop, 41 Eastborough, Scarborough, East Yorkshire, YO11 1NH 01723 354019

South Yorkshire

Marcway Models, 598-600 Attercliffe Road, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S9 3QS
www.marcway.net  01142 449170

Panda Models, 24a Hallgate, Doncaster, South Yorkshire, DN1 3NG
www.pandamodels.co.uk 01302 739514

Rails of Sheffield, 21-29 Chesterfield Road, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S8 0RL
www.railsofsheffield.com  01142 5514536

Warwickshire

Tony’s Trains, Studio 3, The Locks, Hillmorton, Rugby, Warwickshire, CV21 4PP
www.bmrail.co.uk  01788 543442

West Midlands

A. Oakes World of Model Trains, Oakend House, 174-180 Vicarage Road, Oldbury, West Midlands, B68 8JB www.aokes.co.uk  0121 5221684

West Yorkshire

Frizinghall Models & Railways, Discovery House, 8A Sapper Jordon Rossi Park, Baildon, West Yorkshire, BD17 7AX www.modelrailwayshop.co.uk 01274 747447

Going Loco, 38 Potovens Lane, Lofthouse Gate, Wakefield, West Yorkshire, WF3 3JF
www.goinglocomodels.com 01924 824748

Pennine Models, 33/35 Mill Hey, Haworth, Keighley, West Yorkshire, BD22 8NQ 01535 642367

Scotland

Angus

Mac’s Model Railroading, 4-8 Reform Strret, Kirremuir, Angus, Scotland, DD8 4BS
www.macsmodels.co.uk 01575 572397

Dundee

Invergowrie Model Centre, 118 Main Street, Invergowrie, Dundee, DD2 5BE 01382 561064

Fife

Ten Commandments, 20 Struan Drive, Inverkeithing, Fife, Scotland, KY11 1AR
www.tencommandmentsmodels.co.uk   01383 410032

Ross

The Sport and Model Shop, 66 High Street, Dingwall, Ross-shire, Highlands, Scotland, IV15 9RY www.sportsandmodelshop.co.uk 01349 862346

Wales

Cardiff

Lendons of Cardiff, 192-194 Fidas Road, Llanishen, Cardiff, Wales, CF14 5LZ
www.lendonsmodelshop.co.uk  02929 752563

Lord and Butler, The Old Warehouse, The Pumping Station, Penarth Road, Cardiff, Wales, CF11 8TT www.lordandbutler.com  02920 667225

Carmathenshire

KDC Hobbies, 50 Saron Road, Capel Hendre, Saron Ammanford, Carmarthenshire, SA18 3LG
www.kdchobbies.co.uk 01269 831332 / 07746 691416

Conwy

Conwy Valley Railway Museum, Betws-y-Coed, LL24 0AL
www.comwyrailwaymuseum.co.uk  01690710568

Denbighshire

Rhyl Model Railways, 44 Wellington Road, Rhyl, Denbighshire, Wales, LL18 1BN
www.model-railways-rhyl.co.uk  01745 798460

Rhuddlan Models, High Street, Rhuddlan, Denbighshire, Wales, LL18 2TU
www.rhuddlamodels.co.uk 01745 590048

Gwynedd

Welsh Highland Heritage Railway, Porthmadog, Gwyndd, LL49 9DY
www.whr.co.uk 01766 513402

Monmouthshire

The Railway Shop, 33 Broad Street, Blaenavan, Torfaen, Monmouthshire, NP4 9NF 01495 792263

Swansea

Kittle Hobby, Rhongyr Uchaf House, off Penwyllt Road, Pencae, Swansea, SA9 1GD
www.kittlehobby.com  01639 731005 / 01639 731003

R&R Hobbies, 3 Shoppers Walk, Swansea, SA1 3AY
www.randrhobbies.co.uk  01792 468749