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Latest News Monday 19th April 2021

Latest News  Monday 19th  April 2021   

Latest Tier 4 Trading Restrictions   None Essential Retail High Street

Taken From the Gov.UK Website 

We can Re Open The Shop to Walk in Customers from this Monday 12th of April 

That means we can re open to the Public with limited numbers in the shop, social distancing and time  restraints on each visit, 

Due to the size of the Shop its 2 Customers and 2 Staff at any one time or a family Bubble of upto 4

Keep a safe distance for any other people while on the Premises

Hand Sanitiser will be available at the door and we would expect you to use it No excuses

Max 10 Mins per visit if other customers are waiting outside you can re enter if making way

Please Only visit us if are intending to Buy its still not the time for casual browsing which can be done at home on your PC

Thats how it will be for the long term so we all need to get used to it yet again!

My Mobile Number if you cant reach us at the shop is 07590 413177



Tuesdays       10am   - 5pm 

Wednesdays  10am -   3pm

Thursdays     10am  -  5pm

Fridays          10am  -  5pm

Saturdays      10am  -  4pm

If you do need to collect something outside of those hours please make contact with me Thanks

The Situation with trying to get hold of any Peco stock is now getting pretty desperate including the simple things such as Rail Joiners which we have to put on strict limits for each customer

If you are planning on coming over next week please ring ahead to check our stocks.


Dont Forget to take a look at our Ebay shop / Auction site , we have some nice stuff on there at present  including a , Lima OO Green Diesels 20s / 37s / 40s etc ,  and much much more  , O Gauge 7mm Class 42 Warship in Maroon and Clas 05 in CEGB Livery  live now

Please Follow this safe Link


Any Used items we sell do Not Hold any VAT contect so i cannot refund Vat for overseas buyers

With New items Vat refunds are at our discretion and depend on the final sale Price ie if its already discounted then no. at full retail yes but please check with me first. 

If using the website to pay for any item its very simple please follow these instructions or just ring us at the shop and we can process any payment via our shop Card Machine

Payment Option  is via the Yellow Paypal Icon (You Do Not Need to Be a Member) then  Just click on the Grey Shaded Tab  on the Next page That says  Pay by any Debit or Credit card.   

There are no extra charges and you do not need to have a Paypal aaccount its perfectly safe and secure  

If you have tried to place an order and are struggling please just ring me at the shop and i will process it on our shop Card machine.   

My Mobile Number if you cant reach us at the shop is 07590 413177

If you do need to collect something outside of those hours please make contact with me Thanks

Our Ebay shop / Auction site link is.       

Any further Updates will be posted here

Please share this news will your fellow Modelers as many of our older Clients do not have internet access.

Lets Hope the latter part 2021 is a Much Better year for all of us and the economy soon picks up. Please stay safe.

All the best Jim and the team at Locoshed Manchester


Latest Hejan OO Gauge News

The Class 25/3 OO Gauge Models which is a Brand new tooling Model from Heljan are due to arrive any day now and we have ordered every version, sure to be very popular due to their size and for the BR Blue Generation.  We will be selling them for £169 each the weathered versions re £179 

Latest Bachmann Arrivals include

Graham Farish N Gauge.  2mm

The New EFE Rail Shark Ballast Plough brake Vans are in stock with 4 liveries to choose from

BR Black / BR Green/ BR Bauxite and Dutch Civils  a very smart model £31.40 e


Bachmann OO Gauge  

32-754A  Class 57009 in DRS Compass Livery                                       £189.50

32-525SF Class 121 Bubble car DMU in BR Green with DCC Sound    £229.50

32-526SF Class 121 Bubble car DMU in Blue and Grey  DCC Sound    £229.50

32-734C EMD Class 66100 Armistice in DB Cargo Red                         £149.50 

32-765     BR Class 57313 in West Coast Railways Maroon livery         £179.50

35-500SF BR Class 117 3 car DMU in Green with DCC Sound             £349.00

35-501SF BR Class 117 3 car DMU in BR Blue and Grey DCC Sound £349.00

On The way very soon are the new Re-tooled Class 20/3s in HNRC Orange and DRS Compass Livery which are already sold out to pre orders due now mid March 2021

Thomas and Friends Range.  OO Gauge 

Gordon the Big Blue engine has turned up along with Percy  and New Coaches Henrietta , Edwards red Coaches and Sodor Fuel Tanker, troublesome trucks.


Bachmann EFE Rail OO Gauge Class 58s in Railfreight red Stripe/ Coal sector/ Mainline Blue ans EWS Ex Heljan Model Looks great at £165 each
Thomas The tank Engine Train Set with Moving Eyes and Annie and Clarabel plus and oval of track £129
Latest Hornby Arrivals  Include
Hornby R3632 Re tooled Merchant Navy Class 35024 East Asiatic Company £179
We are finally starting to get some of the New 4 and 6 wheel coaches as advertised in the 2021 New Product releases, The only 6 wheel coach we currenlty have is an LNER teak 1st Class the 3rds are to follow soon 
More 6 wheel coaches LNER / SR and NBR are about to land at last
Back in stock is R6881 the railroad 30t Breakdown crane in 1950s/ 60s red  £31.50
Hornby R3912 and R3913  BR Type 1 Class 20 Bo-Bo in GBRf Livery at £64.95
New 2021 Full Colour catalogue now in stock at £9.50 each. 
Hornby New items include The New OO Gauge BR MK1 RMB Buffet / Restuarant car in Blue and Grey / SR Green/ Maroon and Inter-City Executive / swallow Livery at £35.each
Class 254 HST Power cars in Inter-City Swallow livery with buffers also now in Stock at £284
New From Dapol 
OO Gauge Motorized water tower  which can be operated on DC or DCC and a super little item  3 versions have arrived with GW design conicle or flat top and Grey LMS / BR  Flat Top  all at £46.50 each and as shown in our Newly Listed section live on the website.  
We still have  a few of the New OO scale Class 68s in Trans Pennine Express Livery DCC fitted for £230. 
Pre Owned News.  N gauge
We have just had in 7 Farish N Gauge Digital Sound Fitted Steam locos including
372-033DS Castle Class locos   Cardiff Castle and Defiant 
372-753 Fairburn Tank 2-6-4T  42267 weathered You Choose Sound
372-931 Urie N Class 2-6-0 31844 and 31811 You Choose sound 
372-776 C Class BR Black 31227 and 31294 You Choose Sound 









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