Welcome to the Nailsea and District Model Railway Club Website


Here you will find the latest information regarding the Club’s activities, including exhibition dates and club layout updates.

Club meetings are held every Tuesday evening in our club room near Clevedon in North Somerset, with a range of activities to all comers, including monthly talks, running evenings and modelling sessions, and a quiz and modelling competition in December.

Navigate the website using the menu above to find out more about the Nailsea and District Model Railway Club and it’s members, see photos from past exhibitions and how to get in contact with us.

Thank you for visiting our website and we hope to see you at an exhibition soon.


Latest News

Last Updated Thursday 20th October 2016


The last month has shown continued progress with the wiring on Club layout Nailsea Wharf, with this last meeting even managing a brief test run of a locomotive which has identified a couple of areas that require adjustment. All being well, Nailsea Wharf will be on display at this year’s Open Day in Yatton on Sunday 4th December. Click here to see the details of the Open Day on our Events page.


This months talk evening was a discussion on track laying with plenty of tips for those starting to lay track on their own layouts. The collective railway modelling experience of our members bringing about a discussion that proves there’s more than one way to get a similar end result.


Finally for this update are a few photos from our latest Running Evening. Amongst the items of rolling stock our members brought along to give a test run were a First Great Western Class 150/1 and a recently released USA Dock Tank in OO gauge. In N gauge a Britannia 4-6-2 and a BRCW Type 3 (later Class 33) in BR liveries made an appearance. Also running on the ‘Roundy Round’ was a HO scale New South Wales Class 44 with a mixed goods train while on the Gauge 1 test track was a DB Class 144 Electric Loco.

FGW Class 150
OO USA Dock Tank
N Gauge BR Steam and Diesel
New South Wales Class 44
Gauge 1 DB Class E144

For previous updates, click here to view the update archive

Interested in Joining Us?

If you think you would like to join our club, feel free to come along to one of our meetings and see what you think.


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and we'll know to expect you.

What’s On?

Nailsea and District MRC Events:


NDMRC Open Day 2016

December 4th at Yatton Village Hall, The Causeway, Yatton, BS49 4HL


NDMRC Annual Exhibition 2017

March 11th and 12th at Nailsea School, Mizzymead Road, Nailsea, BS48 2HJ


For more information on the events listed above, click here