ModelFair 2016 Raffle Winners

The 2016 raffle for Modelfair was drawn in the club on the 15th November.  Below is the list of winners, Prize Number Winner Johnson’s Cashmere Scarf 20160176 R. Furr Baxter’s Hamper 20161164 T. McWhirter Bottle of 15 Year Old Glenlivet 20164503 J. Allan R/C Speedboat 20164123 S. Young Bottle of Red Wine 20164344 D. MacWatt […]

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Modelfair 2014 Photos

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Elgin MRC Join the Film Idustry

An recent e-mail to the Secretary had a very unexpected question – “Is there any chance that Elgin MRC could provide a model railway to run round a large dining table in a stately home for filming tomorrow?   The producer had been let down at the last minute by the group who were going to […]

Great North of Scotland MR Exhibition

Elgin Model Railway Club Exhibited a double 0 gauge (00) layout entitled the ‘HYTHE’ at the Moray Model Railway Group’s 30th Anniversary of the Great North of Scotland Model Railway Exhibition. The event was held on Sat/ Sun 6th/ 7th April 2013. The Hythe is still currently under construction, primarily by the Junior Members under […]

Awards for All Scotland – Club Extension

The early autumn of 2011 saw a significant moment in the Club’s history when an extension to our Clubroom was completed. This extension increased the available space within the Club by almost 50% and was made possible with a grant from Awards for All Scotland. For some time the Club had been ‘bursting at the […]

The Great North of Scotland Railway Exhibition

The Great North of Scotland Railway Exhibition…..held on 17/18th March 2012. Elgin Model Railway Club retained the ‘VERTEX’ Trophy for the second year.               D5379 Class 26,the first British loco to scale the ‘Horse Shoe Curve. ‘The Curve is part of the Elgin MRC’s ‘N’ gauge modular layout based […]

Mick Housby 1941-2010

It was with sadness that we heard of the death of Mick Housby, one of the founder members of Elgin Model Railway Club. Professionally Mick was an Air Traffic Controller, attaining the rank of Warrant Officer in the RAF.   But although he had a great interest in matters linked with aviation, then he probably had […]

Modelfair 2008 Show Gallery

Modelfair is scheduled every November and takes place in Elgin Town Hall in Scotland. It is a family show which promises to thrill everyone of any age, and is known throughout as the Premier Model Show.

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Model Fair Competitions

MODELFAIR – COMPETITIONS – Entry open to the Non Club members   COMPETITIONS FROM PREVIOUS YEARS, 2014 COMPETITIONS WILL BE PUBLISHED SOON 1.      “Premier Cup” for Model Railway excellence Must be an operating layout Judged by a committee (to be appointed by EMRC) All model railway layouts are automatically entered No entry by exhibitor required […]