December 2012 Hornby's new 2013 range
will be announced at 12.00 noon on the 17th of December.
The complete range will revealed here on NRM including
all new Steam / Diesel / Electric locomotives, Coaches,
Wagons, Skaledale, and as well as a few surprises.
for the Hornby 2013 pages. (Update.
of CCT and Fish Vans)
December 2011 Hornby's new 2012 range
will be announced at 9.00am on the 3rd of January. The
complete range will revealed here on NRM including all
new Steam / Diesel / Electric locomotives, Coaches,
Wagons, Skaledale, and Thomas models.
for the Hornby 2012 pages.
January 2011 The new
Hornby 2011 product range can be found here on NRM.
As always there are some exciting new releases and the
return / retooling of existing popular models.
for the Hornby 2011 pages.
December 2009 The new
Hornby 2010 product range will be announced here on
NRM at 12:01am on the 25th December 2009 (Christmas
Day). Please check back then.
for the Hornby 2010 pages.
The scenery pages have been given a facelift and the
model railway hills
page has been updated.
Mr Brown has written more locomotive
reviews for NRM this time for the
Hornby Drummond T9 'Greyhound'' steam locomotive
Hornby J83 Tank locomotive.
Mr Brown has written some locomotive
reviews for NRM on the
Hornby 'Princess Royal' Class Pacific steam locomotive,
Hornby N15 'Ling Arthur' steam locomotive and the
Bachmann J39 steam locomotive.
December 2008 In a
break from the traditional 1st of January release date,
the Hornby 2009 range will be announced here at 00:00
hours on the 25th December 2008 (Christmas Day). Please
check back then.
for the Hornby 2009 pages.
27th September 2008 With
the release of the new Hornby model railway Skale Scenics
range I have produced the first of many articles relating
to the use of these products. The first article is a
basic guild on
how to use the tree kits (R8944)
25th August 2008 NRM has
completed another load of Hornby Skaledale model railway
scenery products including
Harold's Larder Corner Terraced Shop,
East Water Tower,
Lock Keepers Cottage,
Country Police Station, and
Farm Tractor/Plough Shed.
click here for the
24th August 2008 NRM has
updated the Electronic
Lights page. Click
here to read.
3rd July 2008 NRM has completed
another load of Hornby Skaledale model railway scenery
Modern Street Lamps,
Signal Box, and
Taxi Rank Office,
click here for the
2nd July 2008
Daniel Hull has written two new
model railway locomotive reviews for NRM. A review of
Bachmann BR 9F locomotive and the
Bachmann BR Standard 76000 4MT Locomotive.
2008 The point motor
page has been updated with the addition of two new pages.
The first is a page coving all the possible
you can fit your point motors and
the second is
an article written by
to fit a point motor under your model railway layout.
January 2008 The full Hornby
Model Railway 2008 list is now documented on the NRM
along with some analysis of the range. These pages will
be added to as more information is released.
for the Hornby 2008 pages.
22nd December 2007
NRM reviews Hornby's new
Class 56 Loco and takes a look inside.
16th December 2007 With
the release of the new Bachmann DCC Controller (EZ Command
being only a few weeks ago, NRM forum member Raider
has given his first impressions of the new unit from
the point of view of a DCC Beginner.
here to read the review.
13th November 2007 NRM
has four new model railway reviews for the Hornby
Class 31 Author "Peak"
Class 66, and
Class 121. More model railway reviews are to follow.
24th June 2007 NRM has
two new reviews for the
Hornby Model Railway Class 67 and the
Hornby Model Railway Virgin Pendolino. The
Model Railway Tunnel page
has had the addition of an N gauge tunnel article added
and the electronics section has an article on
24th March 2007 NRM has
two new pages covering the subject of
Railway Viaducts and
Railway Stations in
the model railway scenery section. NRM also now has
a dedicated page for railway related software including
a guild to using XTrkCad model
railway track layout design software
More railway software reviews will follow soon.
December 2006 As the new year
is upon us, so is the announcement of Hornby's 2007
product list. The Hornby 2007 range will be announced
on this site at 00:00 hours on the 1st January 2007.
for the Hornby 2007 pages.
2nd December 2006 The
Hornby Skaledale page
has been given a makeover. Each Skaledale model railway
review has been given its own page and picture button,
which should make it easier to navigate. I have also
added some more Skaledale model reviews with more to
28 October 2006
I would like to announce that
the model railway electronics
page has had an update. Each topic has been given its
own page and I have added some new topics. I have also
added some Hornby Skaledale
reviews and a review of the new
Hornby 08 Shunter.
24 September 2006 I know
its early to start talking about Christmas but I felt
this year I should be prepared. Because of this I have
written with the help from forum members some advice
for anyone who is thinking of buying a model railway
train set for Christmas.
Click here to read
16 August 2006
has written an article on making model railway scenery
rock faces out of strips of polystyrene.
click here to read
8 July 2006 Rob (Ironduke)
has written an article about model railway electrofrog
points Vs more standard insulfrogs points.
click here to read
great articles on "How
to Respray your Model Railway Locomotives"
have now been moved to the main site and are available
grandad" (forum member) has written an article
on how to make a cheap model railway uncoupling ramp.
click here to read the article
6 April 2006 The winner
of March's (no winners for February) "best model
railway photo" is Andrew H.
click here to see his photo. He has won £10 (+£2
p&p) off any purchase from New Modellers Railway
5 April 2006 I have been
asked a few times how to motorise a Hornby model railway
signal, so I came up with this solution to use a new
click here to read how.
1 April 2006 Finally after
a bit of an absence I have had time to add some new
articles to the site. Rebecca has written some reviews
on Hornby Skaledale models and will hopefully add some
more later this month.
click here to read the
I have also finished my
review of the Hornby class 60 EWS which I have purchased.
17 February 2006
Dave777 has provided this
website with the definitive guide to model railway shelf
layouts. His article covers all aspects of a shelf layout
and terminus-to-fiddleyard, and his article is fully
annotated with pictures and drawings, showing possible
designs for such a layout.
Click here to read his article.
5 February 2006 The winner
of Januarys (no winners for December) "best model
railway photo" is
The Mad Hatters father and
son team! Steve & Matthew
click here to see their photo. They has won a track
cleaning car from
20 January 2006 I would
like to announce a couple of new model railway scenery
Lloyd has produced a resource article with pictures
of different kinds of
railway bridges, with some advice on how to model
them, and I am documenting the creation of my
model railway tunnel
as it gets built.
I would also like to welcome
Parkway Model Railway to New Railway Modellers. Parkway
have become the first website hosted on this sites sub
domains. If anyone is interested in hosting for their
site or wish to make a new site please email me. You
can find Parkway by
Click here for older News