MIDLANDS MODEL ENGINEERING EXHIBITION
Thursday 13th October to Sunday 16th October 2016
THE Show for Model Engineers
2016 marks the 39th year of this highly regarded and successful exhibition. As one of the biggest modelling exhibitions in both size, scope and duration, this is THE event for any modeller’s calendar. The show will feature nearly 1000 models, demonstrations, and both indoor and outdoor displays.
Warwickshire Exhibition Centre, Fosse Way, Nr Leamington Spa, CV31 1XN
10.00am - 5.00pm Daily
Last Day Sunday 10.00am - 4.00pm
Last admission one hour before closing.
FOR FULL VENUE INFORMATION please click here
There is free parking at the venue for over 2,000 vehicles and a full restaurant.
Postcode for the venue is CV31 1XN.
If you are booking for a group please use the discount code GRP10 to get the 10% discount - this if for groups of 10 or more tickets.
A shuttle bus will operate on the Thursday, Friday and Saturday from Royal Leamington Spa Railway Station.
Fares are £2.50 Each Way.
Please note there is no service on the Sunday.
From Royal Leamington Spa Railway Station – on the main road directly outside the entrance to the station;
9:15, 9:45, 10:15, 10:45, 11:15, 11:45, 12:15, 12:45 lunch 14:00, 14:30 then as needed.
From theWarwickshire Exhibition Centre – from the front of the car park at the end of the walkway;
12:30, 13:00 lunch 14:15, 14:45, 15:15, 15:45, 16:15, 16:45, 17:15
About the Exhibition
This event attracts over 11,000 visitors who can see nearly 100 companies and club displays in one place! There will be over 1,000 superb models on display and a full lecture programme is presented together with workshop demonstrations.
The exhibition this year will also feature;
The Bi Centenary of Robert Stirling
A special display presented by The Stirling Engine Society to celebrate the bicentennial anniversary of Robert Stirling’s Heat Economiser.
The Spitfires 80th Anniversary
The Supermarine Spitfire prototype Spitfire K5054 first took to the skies in 1936 from Southampton Airport. To celebrate its 80th anniversary this year, David Glen will be exhibiting with us and will bring some components of his 1:5 scale Spitfire Mk IX model, including the full instrument panel, control column, pilot’s seat, tail wheel assembly, etc.
Outside, the popular 5” gauge outdoor track operated by the Coventry Society of Model Engineers and the Polly Owners Group will return along with the magnificent Fosse Way Steamers.
The workshop and lecture programme is nearly complete and includes something for all model engineers. We see the welcome return of Phil Abbott, Derek Brown, Keith Hale, Mike Haughton, Noel Shelley and Peter Stevenson. We also welcome new lecturers to our programme including; Mark Brockley who will be covering Tooling and Horology, David Glen who will be explaining about the construction of a museum model masterpiece of the Spitfire and Gary Wooding who will be talking about the interesting properties of precious metals.
Why not be part of the show and enter your work? Entry is free and there are 32 classes of which 16 are competition and 16 are display. These classes include: Locomotives, Rolling Stock, Stationary and Internal Combustion Engines. Models still under construction can also be entered in the display classes. A commemorative plaque and exhibitor’s certificate will be presented to every entrant, with trophies and cash prizes awarded to winners - please call the organisers for an entry form on 01926 614101 or download it from the website.
|Ticket Type||On-line Tickets*||Full Price Tickets**|
|Senior Citizen Ticket||£8.00||£9.00|
|Child Ticket 5 - 14
(Under 5's free)
|Family Ticket 1
(1 adult and up to 3 children)
|Family Ticket 2
(2 adult and up to 3 children)
* Advance tickets are available via our website at discounted prices until Sun 16th October 2016 if you order your tickets yourself on-line.
** Full price tickets are available on the day from the ticket office or by phone or post before Thu 6th October 2016.
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Who is Exhibiting at the MIDLANDS MODEL ENGINEERING EXHIBITION
Below is a list of exhibitors that are attending MIDLANDS MODEL ENGINEERING EXHIBITION, please click the links for more details.
Specialist Suppliers at the MIDLANDS MODEL ENGINEERING EXHIBITION
Clubs & Associations at the MIDLANDS MODEL ENGINEERING EXHIBITION