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Thursday, 16th. September 2021.


ELR – Autumn Diesel Gala
We will down on the station with a stall this Friday and maybe Saturday so please come pay us a visit and enjoy the diesel gala.
Please see…/autumn-diesel-gala/ for more info on attending this weekend.

PLEASE NOTE. Many of our website stock items are NOT kept at the shop due to the lack of storage space, so please check before travelling to collect any item as they could be in our storage facility some miles away, with a little notice it is not a problem for us to bring any item to the shop if you would like to inspect it.  If you have visited our high Street Shop you will see we have thousands of models in stock which are not available online.

New FREE POSTAGE scheme now available on our website!
We have decided to introduce a free postage discount for our customers. No need to enter a coupon code, when you have the met the required shopping cart total the free delivery option will appear. 
They are as follows:
  • Spend over £100 and get Royal Mail – 2nd Class signed for. 
  • Spend over £200 and get Royal Mail – 1st Class signed for.
  • Spend over £500 and get Royal Mail – Special Delivery Guaranteed by 1pm.
The Locoshed Manchester – Opening Times.
  • Monday       CLOSED
  • Tuesday        10am   – 5pm    
  • Wednesday   10am   – 5pm    
  • Thursday      10am  –  5pm    
  • Friday           10am  –  5pm    
  • Saturday       10am  –  5pm  
  • Sunday         CLOSED.  

eBay Updates –

Don’t forget to take a look at our eBay shop/Auction site. We have some nice stuff on there at present. We will have a lot of Continental HO Roco and some Spares and repairs projects  going on there later this week.

We have just Listed a load of Brand new ex shop stock NCE Digital Equipment many of which are not currently available in the UK

General News over the last few weeks Hornby and Peco have introduced price increases on their track range due to severe supply issues , from both suppliers its still not easy to get so please ring ahead if you are chasing any product.

 Latest Hornby Arrivals 

  • Hornby R60015 Christmas 2021 Wagon  always a very good seller at £18.50 e
  • Hornby R30001   Princess Margaret Rose in LMS Crimson. £229
  • Hornby R30006/8   A1X  Terriers in BR Early Crest and in BRITISH RAILWAYS livery. £99 e
  • Hornby Merchant Navy Class Aberdeen Commonwealth and Holland – America
  • Hornby R3952 Avanti West Coast Pendelino and Matching Coaches. £229
  • Hornby R60020. SR Luggage van. £36
  • Hornby R3924 BREL Class 90 Electric Bo-Bo with superb Graphics £84.50 e
  • Hornby R3880 BR Class 31147  in Dutch Engineering Livery £165
  • Hornby R3917 BR Class 31 in two tone Green  D5627 always sells out. £169
Latest Bachmann Arrivals 
  • 35-357 The newly released Class 20227 in Railfreight Large logo and now with lights. £159.95
  • Bachmann Class 45060 Sherwood Forrester in BR Blue Split Box. £154
  • Bachmann 32-941. Class 150/2 Sprinter in the Latest Northern Rail Livery. £269
  • Bachmann 32-701A BR Class 46020 in BR Rail Blue. £159
  • Lots of Woodland Scenics re-stock, including figures.
  • Lots of EFE and Classic OO Road vehicles.
Latest Dapol N Gauge
The Dapol Class 142 PACER is back by popular demand, a super model with the early teething troubles now sorted.
Also from Dapol this week, the First Great Western 4 car HST Box Set in Fag packet Livery. £199
Dapol MK3 Coaches in FGW Livery.
Dapol Dogfish Ballast wagon in BR engineers green or black a super little model at £19.50. 
Misc Deliveries
Another Metcalfe order has just arrived with many re stocks of these popular kits.
Heljan. OO Gauge
New BRCW Cromptons 33029 in Early DRS Livery and  33022 in BR Weathered Blue Both stunning and priced at £159 each.
Just in Pre-Owned OO Gauge.  All in superb condition.
  • Hornby R2467 Virgin Pendolino in Original Livery 4 car pack £149
  • Hornby Class 60 Load Haul 60007
  • Bachmann Class 37410 in Large Logo Livery 
  • Bachmann Class 47 in TT green
  • Heljan Class 33 /1 D6527 in BR Blue DCC Fitted   £139
  • Bachmann Class 108 2 Car DMU in Blue and Grey   £139
  • Hornby R3050 BR Type 5 Class 56 in Rail Blue.  £ 149
  • Bachmann Class 25 B0-Bo in BR Blue    25083.   £ 99
  • Bachmann Class 08 Diesel Shunter 08762. in Blue    £ 85